PG&E's New Weather Stations, Hi-Def Cameras Will Monitor High Fire-Threat Areas 24/7By the end of 2019, PG&E plans to have 600 weather stations and 100 high-definition cameras in high fire-threat areas.
Jailed Oakland Bank Robbery Suspect Linked To 2 Orinda HeistsAn Oakland resident arrested Tuesday at a hospital while his wife was giving birth has been linked to two bank robberies in Orinda last year, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office.
Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested At Hospital As Wife Gives Birth After FBI Raids Oakland Home Local and federal law enforcement agents raided an Oakland hills home connected to a major bank robbery investigation Tuesday, discovering what appeared to be an explosive device
Man Gets 25-Years To Life In 2013 Oakland Hills Paramedic MurderAn Oakland man who was only 16 at the time was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life in state prison for the shooting death of an off-duty paramedic in the Oakland hills six years ago.
Oakland Hills Residents Uneasy Over Latest Bay Area Storm Following 2017 SlideA lot of rain over a long period of time can affect any place in the Bay Area. But those living in the Oakland Hills have a special challenge.
Menlo Park USGS Lab Closed By Shutdown Offers Little Quake InfoA number of questions about the quake that struck in the East Bay early Wednesday remain unanswered because of the federal government shutdown in Washington.
Red Flag Warning Issued For North Bay Mountains, East Bay HillsThe National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the North Bay mountains above 1,000 feet and East Bay hills until 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Man Arrested In Oakland Crash Accused Of Attempting To Kill OfficerA man was arrested Wednesday morning on suspicion of attempting to kill an Oakland police officer, police said.
Driver Arrested After Wild Crash Into Oakland Hills GarageA combative driver was in custody early Wednesday following a wild crash in the Oakland hills where a car became airborne, careened into a tree and ended up on a concrete backyard wall and a garage roof.
Body Found Where Car Plunged Down Oakland Hills EmbankmentA body has been found where a vehicle went off the road and plummeted about 100 feet down an embankment in the Oakland Hills, according to authorities.
Wind-Whipped Fire Burns Homes In The Oakland HillsA wind-whipped four-alarm fire damaged seven structures in the Oakland Hills and forced at least 50 homes to be evacuated early Tuesday before firefighters could bring it under control.
More Than 100 Homes Evacuated In Oakland Hills Grass FireA large four-alarm fire that forced the evacuation of more than 100 homes in the tinder-dry Oakland Hills Tuesday has been 60 percent contained, authorities said.
Extreme Heat, Fire Danger Has Firefighters In Oakland, Berkeley Hills On EdgeSigns posted along the roads in the Oakland and Berkeley hills indicate "extreme fire danger." The sweltering heat, dry brush and wind are conditions ripe for fire.
UC Police Say East Bay Hills Fire Investigated As ArsonFire investigators on Thursday were trying to figure out how the fire that consumed 20 acres near Grizzly Peak Boulevard started Wednesday and whether it could have been arson.
Firefighters Battle Grass Fire In East Bay HillsFirefighters battled a grass fire near the Berkeley-Oakland border.