Rescue

A hiker is rescued by CHP using infrared cameras (CHP)

Rescuers Use Infrared Camera To Find Stranded Hiker In Nevada County

The California Highway Patrol has released dramatic video of a rescue in the Sierra foothills.

07/27/2015

Emergency crews lift an 18-year-old man who fell from a Lands End cliff into an ambulance. (7/20/15)

Teen Rescued From Lands End Cliff In San Francisco

Emergency crews rescued an 18-year-old man who fell down a San Francisco cliff early Monday morning, according to fire officials.

07/20/2015

Cliff Rescue

Rescuers Use Cellphone Signal To Locate Teen Brother, Sister Clinging To Cliff In SF Lands End

A teen brother and sister were rescued when they called for help while clinging to a cliff after tumbling from a scenic lookout in San Francisco’s Lands End park Thursday afternoon, according to a San Francisco fire dispatcher.

07/09/2015

A woman gave birth in the Plumas National Forest after getting lost. (CBS)

Stranded Woman Starts Forest Fire In Desperate Attempt To Get Help After Giving Birth In Woods

What started out as a shortcut turned into a four day ordeal for a woman who was nine months pregnant and eventually gave birth while lost in the Plumas National Forest.

06/29/2015

CHP investigators are now considering the possibility the car had been stolen and intentionally pushed off the cliff near Chabot Regional Park and set on fire,(CBS SF)

Mystery Car Plunges, Bursts Into Flames 100 Feet Down Embankment Near Anthony Chabot Regional Park

Investigators have been unable to find any victims of a crash down an embankment near Anthony Chabot Regional Park in Castro Valley Monday morning and are looking into the possibility the car was intentionally pushed off the cliff and set ablaze, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

06/15/2015

A CHP officer rescued seven ducklings from a storm drain near the Golden Gate Bridge Wednesday. (Courtesy: CHP)

CHP Officers Rescue Ducklings From Storm Drain Near Golden Gate Bridge

CHP officers rescued a group of ducklings stuck in a storm drain near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco Wednesday.

06/10/2015

This owl was rescued in Santa Rosa. (CHP)

CHP Officers Drive Injured Owl To Santa Rosa Wildlife Hospital

An owl rescued by California Highway Patrol officers in Santa Rosa is recovering Monday morning.

05/11/2015

Dumbarton Bridge (Caltrans)

Low Tide Strands Boaters South Of Dumbarton Bridge, 1 Rescued

The vessel ventured into shallow water and gotten stuck when the tide went out. One person was rescued but three others opted to remain on-board until high tide.

05/09/2015

Marin headlands rescue caught on tape. (CHP Napa)

Daring Rescue Of Woman Swept Out To Sea In Marin Captured On Camera

A California Highway Patrol helicopter team rescued a woman who was swept out to sea at Tennessee Cove in the Marin Headlands on Monday afternoon.

05/05/2015

(Fresno Fire Department)

Firefighters Rescue Puppy From 50-Foot Deep Well In Fresno

Firefighters lowered a knotted rope into the hole and looped it around the puppy’s legs and torso and pulled him to safety.

04/08/2015

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