San Jose Substation Attack Prompts Bill Requiring Utility Firms To Beef Up SecurityAn attack on a San Jose substation last year prompted a Peninsula lawmaker to propose legislation on Monday requiring PG&E and its regulators to come up with sufficient security protocols.
PG&E To Add Security After San Jose 'Terrorism' Incident; Cost To Ratepayers UnclearPG&E announced a plan on Monday to increase security at its network of electricity substations after the high-profile attack on a San Jose substation last year.
Power Grid Review Sought After San Jose PG&E Substation Attack Called TerrorismFour U.S. senators concerned about the sabotage of Silicon Valley's power grid and phone lines last April are asking federal officials if mandatory security standards are needed.
Ex-Federal Official Says San Jose PG&E Substation Attack Was TerrorismThe former head of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission believes the attack on a PG&E substation in South San Jose last spring was not an act of vandalism, but instead a terrorist attack.
Facebook Gets Lots Of 'Likes' For Saving Menlo Park's Police SubstationFacebook has been credited with saving lives, saving friendships, even saving pets. Now, Facebook has helped save Menlo Park’s police station.
$250,000 Reward Offered In Vandalism Of San Jose AT&T WiresPhone service has been restored in the South Bay on Wednesday after being disrupted Tuesday when vandals cut underground fiber optic cables south of San Jose.
Vandalism At San Jose PG&E Substation Called 'Sabotage'In apparent acts of “sabotage” in the South Bay early Tuesday, someone cut fiber optic cables, knocking out some 911 service, and then fired a rifle at a PG&E substation, Santa Clara County’s sheriff said.
Novato Cop Hurt While Chasing PG&E Copper Theft SuspectsA Novato police officer was injured during a chase with two suspects.
Most Power Restored In East Bay Outages That Affected ThousandsPower was mostly restored to thousands of customers in the East Bay affected by numerous weather-caused outages Friday night and early Saturday.
San Francisco Police Chief Supports Sixth Street SubstationSan Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr said that he endorses the idea of a Sixth Street police substation. The station would target the Sixth Street Corridor, where crime, drugs, and violence are daily occurrences.
San Francisco BART Service Back To Normal After Equipment Problem Causes DelaysAn equipment problem near the Embarcadero BART station caused delays for nearly two hours for trains going into and out of San Francisco.