Authorities Search For 6 Inmates Who Escaped From Merced County JailSix inmates escaped the Merced County Downtown Jail late Saturday by gaining access to the roof and scaling down the outside wall with a homemade rope, the sheriff's office said.
Drone Forces Emergency Transport Helicopter Pilot To Take Evasive Action In Fresno AreaPilots on board a medical emergency helicopter transporting a patient from the mountains to a hospital had to take evasive action when a drone flew right into their path near Fresno.
Police Admit They Can't Do Much To Stop Dirt Bikers Tearing Up San Francisco City StreetsDirt bike riders have been tearing up the streets of San Francisco pulling dangerous stunts caught on camera, and posted online, and police admit they can’t do much to stop it.
High Surf Advisory With 20-Foot Waves In Effect For FridayThursday's powerful storm is generating big waves along the Bay Area coast, calling for a high surf advisory until 4 p.m. Friday.
20-Foot Waves To Wallop Bay Area Coast During 'Storm Of The Decade'A powerful storm system described by forecasters as the "storm of the decade" is expected to whip up large and dangerous surf along the Bay Area's coastline Thursday through Saturday.
Severed Infant Fingertips Lead To Major Stroller Recall11 models of strollers are being recalled after several children were injured...
Oakland Dubbed 2nd Most Dangerous City In The United StatesDespite s slowdown in violent crime over the last year or more, Oakland remains the most violent city in California, according to the latest numbers from the feds.
Google Glass Creates Dangerous Blind Spots, Could Be Dangerous For Driving Says Group Of UCSF OphthalmologistsOphthalmologists are warning Google Glass users to watch out for blind spots.
Officials Warn Swimmers Of High Bacteria Levels At Monterey County BeachMonterey County health officials have issued an advisory warning people to avoid swimming at a state beach in Pacific Grove because of high levels of bacteria found there.
The Most Dangerous Intersections For Pedestrians In San FranciscoSan Francisco pedestrian crashes, and fatal crashes are increasing, and causing city leaders and advocacy groups to demand change. Which intersections and streets are most dangerous?
Survey Finds Many Dangerous Toys On Annual ListThe annual holiday toy risk report compiled by the California Public Interest Research Group suggests that a number of potentially dangerous and toxic toys are available this year on store shelves.
ConsumerWatch: Feds Look To Stop Sale Of BuckyballsThe country’s top safety agency took an unusual step and filed an administrative action against a toy company after it refused to recall a potentially dangerous toy.
Oakland’s Police Chief Asks For Public Input On Safety NeedsCrime and violence are words that have become synonymous with the city of Oakland, but the police chief said that he is working to change that by asking the community to help police.
Uniform Safety Regulations Proposed For California Ski ResortsThere is a relatively new effort to create a uniform code of standards for ski resorts, but it is facing an increasingly uphill battle.
Treacherous Oakland Hills Roads Hinder Firefighters There have been many firefighting improvements since a deadly firestorm ripped through the hills of Berkeley and Oakland 20 years ago next week. But, firefighters can't do much about the hills themselves, forcing them to navigate dangerous roads whenever flames break out.