WWII Grenade Forces San Leandro Recycling Facility EvacuationA suspected World War II era grenade found on a conveyer belt at an East Bay recycling facility Thursday forced workers to flee the plant and a bomb squad to be sent in, authorities said.
Milpitas SWAT Team Searches For Possible Explosives Inside HomeA man has been detained during a search warrant served at a Milpitas home Tuesday morning for possible explosive devices, police said.
SFFD Paramedic Accused In Neighborhood Bombing Sent To RehabA bench warrant was issued for the arrest of a San Francisco Fire Department paramedic who failed to appear for arraignment Wednesday morning on charges of setting an explosive device outside a neighbor's home last week.
Standoff With Suspect Armed With Explosives Ends In ArrestA man dressed in camouflage and armed with explosives was taken into custody after an intense 5½ hour standoff in Sacramento.
Caltrans Seeking Permits To Demolish Bay Bridge Pier With Explosives, Despite Possible Marine Life DangerCaltrans is seeking permits to demolish the largest pier of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge with explosives, a procedure that could be dangerous to native marine mammals, but Caltrans officials say it would have the least impact on bay wildlife.
BART Service Halted After Person Talks About Blowing Up Train In San FranciscoBART closed the 16th Street Mission station in San Francisco earlier Sunday afternoon because a person was talking about explosives and possibly blowing up a train, a BART police lieutenant said Sunday.
Man Suffers Life-Threatening Burns While Assembling Fireworks In His Fairfield GarageA 42-year-old man was seriously injured while assembling fireworks in his garage in Fairfield on Wednesday evening, according to police.
Weapons Cache, Explosives Found During Investigation Of SF 'Letterman' Serial Robbery SuspectsTwo men suspected in a series of San Francisco robberies are under arrest and a raid on one of the men’s South San Francisco home has turned up dozens of weapons and explosives.
Neighbors Worried About New Blasts At Explosive Suspect's Home In NovatoMarin County Sheriff's deputies have detained a Novato woman who may have set off explosives at her home.
San Francisco Police Bomb Squad To Hold Explosives Disposal Training Inside Candlestick ParkSan Francisco Police will hold training exercises on explosives disposal inside Candlestick Park this coming weekend, according to the department.
Police Arrest Pleasant Hill Man Who Allegedly Booby-Trapped Home With Bombs After Attempting To Kidnap His GirlfriendA Pleasant Hill man was arrested outside of his home after he allegedly tried to kidnap his girlfriend in Concord and officers found his residence had been booby-trapped with improvised explosive devices.
Man Who Threatened To Kill State Sen. Leland Yee Faces 10 Year Sentence A man who pleaded guilty to threatening state Sen. Leland Yee last year and was found in possession of bombs and assault weapons at his Santa Clara home is facing up to 10 years in prison, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.