Shelter in place

Capitol Hill police and medics take a shooting victim away on a stretcher at the site of a shooting October 3, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Shooting At U.S. Capitol After Woman Tries To Ram White House Barricade

The U.S. Capitol building was placed on lockdown and Capitol police issued a shelter-in-place order Thursday afternoon following reports of shots fired nearby.

10/03/2013

(CBS)

Shelter-In-Place Lifted After Menlo Park Gas Line Rupture

Residents of a Menlo Park neighborhood were ordered to shelter in place after a gas line was struck and ruptured Monday morning, a Menlo Park fire division chief said.

09/30/2013

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.

07/12/2013

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.

03/05/2013

(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.

12/12/2012

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.

10/26/2012

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.

09/17/2012

(CBS)

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.

08/23/2012

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.

08/08/2012

Huge clouds of black smoke from a fire burning at the Chevron refinery in Richmond can be seen from across the bay. (CBS)

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.

08/07/2012

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