Gas Station

Surveillance video from a Richmond AM/PM shows a man pointing a gun at the clerk moments before his is disarmed and slammed to the ground. (Richmond Police Dept.)

Video Shows Richmond Store Clerk Disarm Gunman Who Then Gets Body-Slammed

A gunman who tried to rob a convenience store at a Richmond gas station got more than he bargained for as two workers disarmed him and slammed him to the ground, in an incident captured on video.


A fireball erupts after a car crashed into a gas pump at a station in Oakland. (CBS)

Gas Pump Ignites Into Fireball After Oakland Crash

A driver was arrested after a vehicle crash ignited a two-alarm blaze at a gas station in East Oakland Thursday morning, according to a fire dispatcher.


Armed Robbery

Masked Gunman Robs Pacifica Gas Station

A masked gunman got away with the cash he stole from a Chevron gas station clerk in Pacifica on Thursday night, police said Friday.


A volunteer disposes a used syringe of heroin. (Sutanta Aditya/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Uses Hypodermic Syringe To Rob Santa Rosa Gas Station

A man allegedly used a hypodermic needle as a weapon to rob a gas station in Santa Rosa, according to police.


A Safeway store. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Safeway Repays 700 Customers Charged At Campbell Gas Station

Safeway Inc. has agreed to reimburse some rewards card members and pay a fine after overcharging customers at a gas station in Campbell, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.



SF Marina District Gas Station Robbed

A 31-year-old employee was behind the register at the station when a suspect came in and demanded that he open the register, according to police.


Video shows a car ramming a gas pump and sparking a fire at the Flex Oil Gas in Martinez on September 19, 2012. (YouTube)

No Charges For Driver Who Crashed Into Martinez Gas Station, Sparking Fire

A driver who crashed into a pump at a gas station in Martinez and ignited a dramatic blaze Wednesday night will not be cited or charged, a police lieutenant said Thursday.


Video shows a car ramming a gas pump and sparking a fire at the Flex Oil Gas in Martinez on September 19, 2012. (YouTube)

Car Crashes Into Martinez Gas Pump, Sparking Fire

A driver crashed into a gas pump at a station in Martinez Wednesday evening, igniting a blaze that damaged and destroyed multiple cars before it was extinguished, witnesses and fire officials said.


Police arrive at a gas station where two gunshot victims showed up early Wednesday morning in Hercules.

2 Shot While Traveling On I-80 Near Hercules

An El Sobrante man and a Hercules woman were recovering from gunshot wounds Tuesday after someone fired into their car as they drove on Interstate Highway 80 on Tuesday night, a police spokeswoman said.


Police handcuffs, generic crime

Petaluma Man Eats Mini-Mart Food, Goes Berserk, Gets Arrested

A man who went berserk inside a Petaluma gas station mini-mart after being told to pay for the items he had just eaten was arrested Monday evening, according to police.