Firefighters and inspectors will soon begin inspecting homes in the high-fire-risk Oakland Hills area for defensible space around the homes.
A man who allegedly jumped a fence Friday night to get onto the grounds of the White House was arrested and identified.
Five people were allegedly tied up and held at gunpoint for more than an hour Friday afternoon, as two men ransacked their Suisun City home.
Fireworks appear to have caused a fire that burned an East San Jose home this afternoon, displacing 11 people, including five children.
For the second time in under a day, a home caught fire in Antioch early Tuesday morning.
Firefighters have contained a 2-alarm fire Friday morning at a home near San Francisco's Golden Gate Park.
Firefighters successfully extinguished a two-alarm fire that spread quickly through a Palo Alto home early Friday morning.
A fire caused an estimated $200,000 in damage to a house in Santa Rosa early Wednesday morning.
A Sausalito 7-Eleven store sold a winning lottery ticket this week worth $750,000.
Building inspectors have issued one notice of violation and plan to issue a second following the collapse of a home that was under construction in San Francisco's Bernal Heights neighborhood Tuesday morning.
More than a dozen dogs were saved when a two-alarm fire broke out at an East Oakland house Saturday evening.
Police in San Mateo shut down a suspected brothel Monday afternoon.
Two men were injured when their house caught fire in San Francisco's Outer Mission neighborhood Friday.
Three participants of the San Francisco-based Young Women's Freedom Center will speak at a White House forum Tuesday.
A San Francisco man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for his role in an attempted bank robbery in Cupertino in 2013.
A 77-year-old man died Friday afternoon when a fallen tree branch struck him as he was watering a garden.
A new room has been discovered and is open to the public at San Jose's Winchester Mystery House.
Quick thinking neighbors helped catch a burglary suspect late Monday morning after a San Mateo homeowner caught the man inside her house.
San Rafael police have arrested a San Leandro woman on suspicion of burglarizing and robbing a home last week.
A child died and two people were hospitalized after a two-alarm fire burned a Vallejo home this morning.
One lucky person is a quarter of a million dollars richer after a store in Cupertino sold a winning Mega Millions ticket Friday.
An 80-year-old woman who was facing eviction from the San Francisco Mission District apartment she has lived in for 43 years will be allowed to stay, according to her landlord's attorney.
Police arrested a 26-year-old man after a witness spotted him allegedly attempting to burglarize a Vacaville home.
A Fremont couple woke up early Monday morning to find a burglar in their home, according to police.
The burglary was reported at 4:19 a.m.
The caller said that his wife had woken up around 2 a.m. to find a…
Emeryville's Pixar Animation Studios won best animated feature film tonight at The 88th Academy Awards.
A two-time convicted burglar was convicted of first-degree murder Monday for fatally stabbing an award-winning artist at the victim's home in West Oakland.
Two San Francisco police officers helped an 84-year-old woman out of a sofa bed frame she was stuck in for more than 12 hours.
Newark police today said they have arrested the husband of a woman who was found dead in her home Monday amid blood and signs of a struggle.
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A vehicle crashed into a house Monday night, seriously injuring the vehicle's driver and a woman who was inside the house sleeping.
A Vallejo city worker and a neighbor rescued a double-amputee from a burning three-story Victorian home on Kentucky Street in Vallejo Thursday afternoon.
A bicyclist suffered serious injuries when he lost control while going down a hill and struck a house in San Francisco's Bayview District on Wednesday night.
The shooting deaths of a 19-year-old woman and a 21-year-old man in a Walnut Creek home Tuesday morning appear to be the result of a murder-suicide.
Four have been displaced after a San Jose home caught fire Saturday night when illegal fireworks landed in the backyard.
A private investigator hired by the family of Kristen Modafferi contacted police regarding possible new evidence at the woman's former Oakland home.
One of eight male suspects who carried out an armed home invasion robbery blocks from San Francisco State University was wearing a white clown mask.