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.
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.
Firefighters in Oakland responded early Thursday morning to a two-alarm structure fire in a large commercial building on International Boulevard.
The Novato Fire District rescued an elderly man who fell off a creek bank on his Novato property and became wedged between boulders Thursday afternoon.
San Jose fire crews responded to a report of a fire in the 4600 block of Hamilton Ave. at Atherton Ave. around 2:15 p.m.
Fire crews have contained a four-alarm fire at a church in San Jose Sunday afternoon, fire officials said.
Chief Charles Hanley of the Rodeo-Hercules Fire District made about $177,000 a year in salary. But including retirement benefits, his total compensation comes out to roughly $380,000.
A pet rat survived a two-alarm fire in Antioch at a home where the roof collapsed early Sunday morning.
BART is trying to figure out what caused one of its trains to catch fire in Hayward Sunday morning.