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.
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.
A grenade found in a San Jose garage Friday afternoon was safely detonated and removed, according to police.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A Sausalito resident replacing a mailbox post found a potentially explosive surprise on Wednesday – a World War II-era grenade buried in the front yard, police said.
A live Vietnam-era grenade was found in a Pacifica park Thursday morning, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
A World War II-era hand grenade was found near a creek bed in San Anselmo Thursday, police said.