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Military Explosive Device Found In Search Of Evacuated Watsonville Neighborhood

Residences in a Watsonville neighborhood were evacuated after an explosive device was found, police said.

07/20/2014

(CBS)

Stanford Professor Arrested With WWII-Era Grenade At Los Angeles Airport; Charges To Be Dropped

A Stanford University professor arrested at Los Angeles International Airport for allegedly having a grenade in his luggage says he was returning from his late father’s home with the World War II-era souvenir.

06/01/2014

Police Sirens

Bomb Squad Detonates Grenades Found At San Leandro Dump

San Leandro police and the Alameda County sheriff’s bomb squad were able to recover two grenades found earlier this week at a garbage collection facility.

04/16/2014

Smoke billows above a fire near Camp Parks in Dublin, August 20, 2013. (Roberta Gonzales/CBS)

170-Acre Dublin Grass Fire Ignited By Grenade Creates Smoky East Bay Skies

Firefighters contained a grass fire that burned about 170 acres near the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin Tuesday afternoon and sent a plume of smoke into the sky that could be seen for miles.

08/20/2013

A bomb squad detonates grenades in the front yard of a home on the 15000 block of Chelsea Drive in San Jose, June 27, 2013. (CBS)

WWII Grenades Found In San Jose Home, Detonated In Front Yard

The Santa Clara County sheriff’s bomb squad disposed of three World War II-era hand grenades found in a home near San Jose Thursday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

06/27/2013

Crime scene tape, police line, generic

Grenade Found In San Jose Garage Detonated Safely

A grenade found in a San Jose garage Friday afternoon was safely detonated and removed, according to police.

05/17/2013

Mallard Lake, Golden Gate Park

Man Using Metal Detector Finds Grenade In SF Golden Gate Park

A hand grenade found by a man with a metal detector shut down a portion of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park for more than two hours Thursday afternoon, police said.

03/21/2013

Police Sirens

Smoke Grenade Causes Brief Scare In San Francisco Portola Neighborhood

The discovery of a possible grenade has prompted police to shut down part of San Francisco’s Portola neighborhood Monday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

01/14/2013

(CBS)

Bomb Squad Detonates Grenade Found At Vallejo Mobile Home Park

The sheriff’s office served eight search warrants in connection with auto burglaries, attempted vehicle thefts and other crimes that occurred at Lake Berryessa on July 7, sheriff’s Capt. Tracey Stuart said.

08/01/2012

Police Sirens

Bomb Squad Detonates WWII Grenade Found In South San Francisco Home

A bomb squad was called to a South San Francisco home on Friday after a live World War II-era hand grenade was discovered in a garage, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.

07/31/2012

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