Illegal Fireworks Torch Trees Beside 2 San Jose HomesTwo families had much to be thankful for Friday morning as they surveyed the damage from a Thursday-night fire that came breathtakingly close to burning their homes.
Defiant South Bay Fireworks Fans Ignore Law, Fire Risk to Light Up Their FourthAcross San Jose the sky was brightened by illegal fireworks Thursday despite a renewed push from city leaders to crack down on the Fourth of July tradition.
San Leandro Cops Seize Hundreds of Pounds of Illegal FireworksSan Leandro police spokesman Lt. Robert McManus said the fireworks likely would have been sold on the streets or in local parks had police not intercepted them.
San Bruno Police Step Up Crackdown on Illegal FireworksAll across the Bay Area there are communities that promise a "zero tolerance" policy on illegal fireworks. In San Bruno, it seems, they really mean it.
San Jose Seeks To Curb Illegal Fireworks By Renewing Call To Report On Your NeighborThe city of San Jose is once again trying to discourage illegal fireworks use by encouraging neighbors to report each other.
1,000 Pound Cache of Illegal Fireworks Seized in Redwood City, 3 ArrestedA thousand-pound cache of illegal fireworks found at a Redwood City home presented a public safety hazard to residents in the Friendly Acres neighborhood near Highway 101 and Marsh Road, police said.
Illegal Fireworks Cause 2-Alarm Blaze in AntiochFirefighters believe illegal fireworks sparked a 2-alarm blaze in eastern Antioch Saturday afternoon which damaged one house and threatened others before crews contained the fire.
San Jose Cracking Down On Illegal Fireworks During New Year's 2019 CelebrationsAuthorities in San Jose are set to crack down on illegal fireworks and impose massive fines for anyone caught setting them off during celebrations to ring in the New Year.
San Jose Crackdown Features Website To Report Illegal FireworksAfter years of trying to crack down on illegal fireworks in the city, San Jose city has come up with a new plan: a website where people can report fireworks scofflaws.
San Jose Fireworks Crackdown Features Website To Report NeighborsAfter years of trying to crack down on illegal fireworks in the city, San Jose city has come up with a new plan: an app where people can report fireworks scofflaws.
Stockton Police Announce Massive 7-Ton Illegal Fireworks BustA joint investigation in Stockton led to a huge fireworks bust Thursday that culminated in an arrest and the seizure of 14,000 tons of explosives, according to authorities.
San Jose Dismisses Illegal Fireworks Citations After ComplaintsSan Jose will be dismissing all 45 citations issued for illegal use of fireworks based on complaints submitted online.
San Jose Hands Out Illegal Fireworks Fines Without Providing ProofIllegal fireworks lit up the sky over San Jose over the Fourth of July weekend, and now city authorities are issuing fines to people they believe shot off those illegal fireworks.
Antioch Apartment Fire Sends 3 To Hospital; Nearly $1 Million In DamageFour people were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation and three were taken to the hospital.
San Jose $50,000 Effort To Curtail Illegal Fireworks A DudThe City of San Jose spent tens of thousands of dollars to try and curtail the use of illegal fireworks on the Fourth of July. It didn't work.