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Bomb Squad Detonates Improvised Explosive Found In Santa Rosa Man’s Backyard

Law enforcement officials detonated what they determined was an improvised explosive device that a Santa Rosa man found while landscaping his backyard Saturday, Santa Rosa police said.


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Police Arrest Pleasant Hill Man Who Allegedly Booby-Trapped Home With Bombs After Attempting To Kidnap His Girlfriend

A Pleasant Hill man was arrested outside of his home after he allegedly tried to kidnap his girlfriend in Concord and officers found his residence had been booby-trapped with improvised explosive devices.


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Prosecutors Allege San Francisco Bomb Suspect Had Makings Of Ricin Poison At His Apartment; Bail Denied

The man arrested in San Francisco after a nationwide FBI manhunt and charged with possessing an illegal destructive device was denied bail Monday as prosecutors revealed the suspect allegedly had the makings of a lethal toxin in his apartment.


Another Explosive Device Found On Fairfield Street

A suspicious device was found on a Fairfield street Friday afternoon, Fairfield police said.



Norcal Soldier Dies In Afghanistan

A 23-year-old soldier from Redding died in Afghanistan when his unit was hit by an improvised explosive device.

CBS San Francisco–04/30/2011

Staff Sgt. Eric Trueblood.

Alameda Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

A U.S. Army soldier from Alameda died Thursday from wounds suffered when his unit was attacked in Afghanistan, according to the Department of Defense.

CBS San Francisco–03/12/2011

Staff Sgt. Mark C. Wells of San Jose (Burl Wells)

San Jose Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

A U.S. Army soldier from San Jose was killed Saturday in an attack on his unit in Afghanistan, according to the U.S. Department of Defense.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/07/2011