Sixteen state firefighters have been placed on paid leave in an ongoing investigation that grew out of what California fire officials say were unfounded allegations of a sex tape.
A 3-alarm fire that burned at 2 homes in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood on Christmas Day caused more than $1.3 million in damage and killed two cats.
One woman and her two dogs were displaced Thursday morning by a two-alarm fire at her home in the foothills of eastern San Jose
Four members of a family in San Jose were displaced Thursday morning as the result of a structure fire in the southern part of the city.
A three-alarm fire burned one home and damaged two adjacent structures Thursday morning in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood.
A 1-alarm fire in Oakland Thursday morning displaced three people and one person was taken to the hospital after jumping from the home’s second floor.
A 2-alarm fire late Tuesday and early Wednesday sent three people to the hospital.
Fire crews are investigating three separate car fires that occurred in San Jose early Tuesday morning.
A 49-year-old ex-felon convicted of setting fires in more than a dozen locations near downtown San Jose in January, causing about $6 million in damage, agreed in Santa Clara County Superior Court Monday to serve 40 years to life in prison.
Supervisor John Goia said the series of flares were an emergency reaction to something that went wrong at the plant.