Warehouse

A robot moves products on the floor of an Amazon warehouse in Tracy, California. (CBS)

Amazon Deploys Robots To Boost Holiday Distribution At Tracy Facility

Today marks “Cyber Monday” which traditionally is Amazon. com’s biggest day of online shopping and this year the company has implemented robots to make distributions run more efficiently.

12/01/2014

Shawn Fialho (Santa Cruz Police Department)

Alleged Shoplifter Nicknamed ‘El Mustachio The Magician’ Arrested At Santa Cruz Costco

A man who police nicknamed “El Mustachio the Magician” was arrested in connection with thefts over the summer at a Santa Cruz Costco Wholesale warehouse.

09/29/2014

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3-Alarm Warehouse Fire In Oakland Leaves 1 Firefighter Injured; Causes Power Outage for For More Than 5, 700 Customers

Firefighters are responding to a three-alarm warehouse fire in Oakland Monday morning.

08/18/2014

(CBS SF)

Thieves Steal $500K Worth Of Phone Chargers From Union City Warehouse

A Union City electronics company became the latest Silicon Valley business burglarized for its high-tech gear.

07/30/2014

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Fire Breaks Out At Coca-Cola Distribution Facility In Union City

Firefighters knocked down a one-alarm blaze at a Coca-Cola distribution facility in Union City Monday afternoon, fire officials said.

07/28/2014

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San Jose Man Gets 4 Years In Prison For Selling Counterfeit CDs, DVDs

A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to four years in prison for his role in a copyright infringement scheme that involved selling counterfeit CDs and DVDs in Northern California.

07/24/2014

A San Francisco Fire Department truck on the scene of a fire. (CBS)

San Francisco Firefighters Battle Warehouse Fire In Bayview District

Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at a warehouse in San Francisco’s Bayview District Wednesday afternoon, a fire spokeswoman said.

07/09/2014

An employee seals a box at an Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center.  ( David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Amazon To Operate Distribution Center Out Of Newark Warehouse, Bringing 400 Jobs

Amazon is bringing hundreds of jobs to the Bay Area.

05/14/2014

Bike Shop (credit: DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Bicycle Thefts Up 70 Percent Over Past 5 Years

While smartphone thefts have been getting a lot of recent attention, three times as many bicycles are stolen in San Francisco every year as iPhones.

05/12/2014

Four-alarm fire burning at Berkeley's Wooden Duck furniture warehouse.

5-Alarm Berkeley Warehouse Fire Caused $9M In Damages

A five-alarm that destroyed the warehouses of three West Berkeley businesses on Saturday night caused an estimated $9 million in damage, Berkeley fire Acting Deputy Chief Avery Webb said Thursday.

04/17/2014

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