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Police at the scene of a robbery and shooting at the San Francisco Jewelry Mart on the 800 block of Brannan St., July 12, 2013. (CBS)

2 Dead, 1 Injured In SF JewelryMart Shooting; Suspect Arrested

Two people died and a third was wounded in a shooting and possible stabbing at a jewelry store in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Friday afternoon.


Construction work near a San Francisco gas leak. (CBS)

San Francisco Gas Leak Capped Near St. Luke’s Hospital

St. Luke’s Hospital in San Francisco’s Mission District was placed under a shelter-in-place order Tuesday afternoon because of a gas leak, a hospital spokesman said.


(Adam Jan/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Danville Schools Sheltering In Place Due To Gas Odor

Two Danville schools were sheltering in place as fire and PG&E crews investigated the source of a natural gas odor reported in the area, a San Ramon Valley Fire District spokeswoman said.


A worker wears a hazmat suit. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Vapor Cloud From Pool Cleaning Chemical Prompts Shelter-In-Place For Mill Valley School

A pool cleaning chemical that created a vapor cloud in Mill Valley Friday morning prompted a shelter in place warning for residents and a nearby elementary school, a Marin County sheriff’s dispatcher said.


Police Sirens

Police Investigate Shots Fired In Concord Neighborhood

A shooting in a Concord neighborhood Monday morning is being investigated as an officer-involved shooting, according to police.



Grass Fire Prompts Brief Lockdown At Martinez School

A grass fire near a Martinez high school prompted a brief shelter-in-place order for students late Thursday morning, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District captain said.


Shell Gasoline

Martinez Shell Refinery False Alarm Leads To Sirens, Shelter-In-Place Warning

A false alarm was sent out Wednesday morning by Contra Costa Health Services warning Martinez residents that there was an emergency at the Shell refinery.


Fire Chevron

County Emergency System Scrutinized Following Richmond Refinery Fire

Several residents said they never received a call about a shelter-in-place following Monday’s fire at the Chevron refinery in Richmond.


Flames shoot out of the Chevron Refinery in Richmond (CBS)

Fire Contained At Richmond Refinery; Dozens Hospitalized From Smoke

Crews have fully contained at a 3-alarm fire that followed an explosion at the Chevron refinery in Richmond Monday night. The fire caused shelter-in-place warnings for several East Bay communities, and a number of people checked in to local hospitals complaining of respiratory problems.


Police Car, light, siren, generic

Suspicious Object Prompts Shelter Order In Downtown SF

The discovery of a suspicious device prompted a shelter-in-place order on New Montgomery Street in San Francisco Tuesday afternoon, a police spokesman said.





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