Homeless Man To Stand Trial For Murder Of Woman In ConcordA homeless man accused of fatally stabbing a woman who caught him dumpster diving behind a Concord strip mall last summer was ordered Wednesday morning in a Martinez courtroom to stand trial on murder charges.
Shy Dog Abandoned Next To Dumpster Needs New HomeA shy, abandoned poodle is looking for a new home. Someone left him next to a dumpster in a Mill Valley shopping center.
Fresno Police Help Corral Bear After It Catches Ride In DumpsterPolice in Fresno on Tuesday helped a California Department of Fish and Wildlife biologist capture a young black bear that was wandering around at a garbage disposal facility after being transported there inside a Dumpster, authorities said.
Man Sleeping In Dumpster Survives Getting Crushed In Garbage Truck Compactor...TwiceA man who had been sleeping in a dumpster outside a Fremont restaurant survived two cycles of compaction in a garbage truck Monday morning.
Chihuahua Pup With 2 Broken Legs Found In Dumpster At Santa Rosa CollegeA Chihuahua puppy with two broken front legs was found abandoned in a dumpster on the Santa Rosa Junior College campus.
Stolen, Severely Injured Chihuahua Recovers; Reunited With Owner After Found In SF Tenderloin DumpsterAnimal control officers in San Francisco are looking for help in finding out who stole a Chihuahua, beat her up, and left her in a dumpster in the city's Tenderloin district.
Runaway Dumpster Crashes Into Belmont Fire Hydrant, Sending Water ShootingA runaway dumpster caused a big mess in Belmont Monday morning.
Clayton Library Criticized For Dumping Hundreds Of Unwanted Books In Recycle BinHundreds of unsold books have been tossed in a recycling dumpster after they were donated to the Clayton library, prompting some clashing opinions on what should be done with the books.
Mother Of Abandoned Newborn Found In Central Valley Trash Bin Identified As 13-Year-OldAuthorities in Central California say they have identified a 13-year-old girl as the mother of a newborn baby abandoned last week in a trash bin.
Abandoned Newborn Girl Rescued From Dumpster In MercedCentral Valley police are searching for the mother of a newborn girl abandoned in a trash bin of an apartment complex in the city of Merced.
Homeless Man Falls Asleep In San Francisco Dumpster, Nearly Gets Crushed In Recology TruckA homeless man who fell asleep in a dumpster had to be rescued from being crushed after waking up inside a Recology cardboard recycling truck Tuesday morning.
San Francisco Fire Officials Investigate Recent Dumpster FiresSan Francisco fire officials say there has been a rash of dumpsters set on fire by one or more arsonists over the last few weeks, most of which have occurred in the South of Market area.
Person Seen Climbing Out Of Burning SF Dumpster Taken To HospitalOne person was injured in a Dumpster fire in San Francisco’s Mission District Tuesday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.
Woman Arrested In String Of San Jose Arson FiresArson investigators in San Jose have arrested a 56-year-old woman in connection with as many as 11 fires that were set in bushes and garbage cans since Sept. 26, a fire captain said.
San Jose Trash Can Arsonist Strikes AgainA serial arsonist plaguing a West San Jose neighborhood with trash bin fires since September apparently caused another dumpster fire on Thursday night, fire officials said.