Shawn Gregory Bourdet told police he was responsible for a lit mortar that fell over and shot projectiles into a crowd, hitting several people.
Four people have been displaced after a home in San Jose caught fire Saturday night when illegal fireworks landed in the back yard.
Police recovered more than $50,000 in illegal fireworks in a raid on an East Oakland home Thursday morning and arrested two suspected fireworks dealers, police said.
Lightning strikes were reported around the East Bay and Peninsula Thursday morning as subtropical moisture continues to pushes up and out the region.
The City of San Francisco always throws a free fireworks party for hundreds of thousands of spectators on the Fourth of July. Come and join the crowds along the waterfront, crossing your fingers and toes for the fog to stay away.
If the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.
Whether you are making plans to go out, have a backyard BBQ, the choices and options on July 4th are endless. In the northern part of the San Francisco Bay Area, there are a myriad of choices and places to go to see a spectacular fireworks display. We take a look at some of the best in the North Bay, with the fireworks over the Golden Gate most prominent, but we also venture further north in Sonoma County as well.
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Mysterious fireworks suddenly lit up the skies over the Embarcadero Sunday night setting off hundreds of tweets, texts and videos on social media. It was a huge show and its […]
With about two weeks left until the Fourth of July holiday, San Jose city leaders have a plan that would expand a crackdown on illegal fireworks, which has become a growing concern for residents.
A 42-year-old man was seriously injured while assembling fireworks in his garage in Fairfield on Wednesday evening, according to police.