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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.


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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.


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Gunman Sought In Series Of Marin Gas Station Robberies

San Rafael police were asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a series of armed robberies at Terra Linda area gas stations.



Oakland Man Gets Life For 2007 Gas Station Killing

An Oakland drug dealer was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole for murdering a man near a gas station while trying to rob him five years ago.


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Dead Infant Found In Trash Bin In Central Valley Gas Station

Authorities were searching for the mother of a dead infant whose body was found in a trash bin at a Stanislaus County gas station.