New Warning Sirens, Evacuation Tags May Save Time In Next Big WildfireAmid concerns over the wine country's readiness for the next big wildfire, one North Bay law enforcement agency is using the anniversary as a way to promote its new emergency platforms.
Richmond Mayor Wants Compensation For Residents Disturbed By False AlarmsEmergency sirens have almost become a part of life in Richmond, where the community warning system keeps sounding off false alarms. Now, the city’s mayor says the county owes his residents for the mistakes.
Malfunctioning Emergency SF Warning Siren Prompts Nervous Phone CallsAn emergency warning siren near San Francisco’s City Hall malfunctioned during today’s regular noon test, triggering a number of nervous phone calls to emergency officials.
San Francisco Emergency Sirens Taken Offline After Overnight False AlarmsEmergency sirens were switched back online Sunday while authorities work to determine the cause of activations that were accidentally sounded late Saturday and early Sunday morning, according to the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management.