Evacuations

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Former LAPD Employee In Custody After Barricading Herself In Van Nuys Home

A former LAPD employee was taken into custody Wednesday after barricading herself inside a San Fernando Valley home.

04/01/2015

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Apple Valley Vegetation Fire Sparked By Controlled Burn, Destroying Outbuilding, Military Vehicle

Authorities say strong winds were fueling a vegetation fire Tuesday that erupted in the Apple Valley area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2015

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Police Investigate Suspicious Package In Valley Village

North Hollywood police were called to the scene, near the intersection of Laurel Canyon and Burbank Boulevard, shortly before 5 p.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/10/2015

Evacuations Ordered After Fire Outside Beverly Hills Apartment Complex

Evacuations were ordered Monday at an apartment complex in Beverly Hills.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/22/2014

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Device Resembling Military Explosive Prompts Evacuations At Torrance Store

An object that resembled a military explosive at a Southern California sporting goods store prompted evacuations and a call to the bomb squad before the scene was declared safe.

12/14/2014

weather

Powerful Storm Threatens Heavy Rain, High Surf, Gusty Winds

A storm out of the Pacific Northwest threatens heavy rainfall, flash flooding, rivers of mud and debris in areas denuded by wildfire, high surf, perilous rip currents and winds gusting at as much as 70 miles per hour.

12/11/2014

A large brush fire has prompted the evacuation of California State University, San Marcos. (credit: CBS)

Brush Fire Prompts Evacuation Of Cal State University, San Marcos Campus

A brush fire has prompted the evacuation Wednesday of California State University at San Marcos.

05/14/2014

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All 20,000 Evacuation Orders Off In San Diego Fire

A wildfire that surged amid high heat and dry winds in drought conditions brought evacuation orders for more than 20,000 homes in and around San Diego, but all residents were told they could return home Tuesday night just a few hours later as cooler, calmer darkness fell.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/13/2014

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Azusa Pacific University Given ‘All-Clear’ After Suspicious Backpack Scare

A suspicious backpack prompted evacuations at Azusa Pacific University Monday afternoon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/24/2014

Police pulled over David Patton on Wednesday and discovered what was later revealed to be a pipe bomb on the floor of his Dodge SUV. (Photo credit: CBS)

Pipe Bomb, 2 Other Explosive Devices Inside SUV Prompt Evacuations In Northridge

A pipe bomb discovered inside a vehicle in Northridge Wednesday afternoon prompted evacuations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/19/2014

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Scene Cleared After Report Of Suspicious Device At Long Beach Eatery

A suspicious device that temporarily closed portions of Long Beach has been cleared, authorities said.

03/15/2014

No damage has been reported to Glendora homes where the city put up one-and-a-half miles of K-rails a and 50,000 sandbags in an effort to divert water away from the homes. (credit: CBS)

Glendora, Azusa Residents Now Have To Clean Up All That Mud

Evacuation orders were lifted in Glendora and Azusa Sunday as a storm that battered the Southland tapered off.

03/02/2014

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13 Lake Hughes-Area Homes Evacuated Over Flooding, Mudslide Concerns

Authorities say they’ve evacuated 13 homes in the Lake Hughes area due to flooding and mudslides.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2014

K-rails line the streets of La Crescenta hoping to hold back floods and debris in the event of a mudslide. (credit: CBS)

La Crescenta Residents Brace For Flooding, Mudslides

Many of the streets were lined with debris-blocking K-rails.

02/27/2014

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Police Issue Mandatory Evacuations In Azusa, Glendora

Police Thursday issued mandatory evacuations for some residents in Azusa and Glendora due to the potential threat of mudslides.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

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