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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

(credit: California State University, Northridge Department of Police Services)

Man Asks CSUN Student For Hug Before Grabbing Her Buttocks

California State University, Northridge police are looking for a man who asked a female student for a hug and then grabbed her buttocks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2014

Granada Hills resident Christopher Julian Flores is accused of acting on what police described as a "foot fetish" while at work. (Photo courtesy LAPD)

Ex-Roller Rink Employee May Have Fondled Feet Of More Than 200 Underage Boys

Owners of a San Fernando Valley roller rink said Thursday they were “surprised and outraged” over allegations that an employee with a “foot fetish” may have victimized about 200 boys.

02/27/2014

(Photo credit: NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Smart Policing’ Effort Credited For Drop In San Fernando Valley Property Crimes

Property crimes in the north San Fernando Valley have dropped dramatically since the start of the new year, police said Monday.

02/24/2014

(credit: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP/Getty Images)

Southland Steel-Frame Structures Remain Vulnerable To Earthquakes, Study Says

Nearly 20 years after an earthquake devastated Northridge, a new study released by Caltech and the U.S. Geological Survey says that steel-frame structures in Southern California remain vulnerable to seismic ground motions.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/15/2014

(credit: CBS)

Driver Sought In Fatal Northridge Hit-And-Run

Police Wednesday were looking for a felony hit-and-run suspect that left a driver dead.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/15/2014

The Northridge Quake -- 20 Years Later. CBS2 looks back at the horrific day and aftermath. (credit: CBS)

CBS2 Takes 20th Anniversary Look Back On The Devastating Northridge Quake

It was, and remains, one of the worst days in Southern California history.

01/12/2014

This picture taken on January 19, 1994 shows a bulldozer tearing down a section of the Santa Monica Freeway that collapsed during the Northridge earthquake nearly 20 years ago. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Scientists Teach ‘Earthquake 101′ Ahead Of Northridge Quake Anniversary

Scientists from academic and research institutions across Southern California offered tips to the media Tuesday on how to more accurately report on earthquakes in the region.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/07/2014

(credit: CBS)

Red Flag Warning In Effect For Parts Of SoCal

Dry and windy conditions through and below the passes and canyons of Southern California have prompted officials to issue a red flag warning for the region.

12/15/2013

CSU Northridge

CSUN Students, Staff Advised To Dress Warmly After Campus Heating Partially Fails

Cal State University Northridge students, staff and faculty were advised to dress warmly Monday after a leak left several campus buildings without heat.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/09/2013

(File Photo)

Driver Hurt After She Careens Into Building In Northridge

A 73-year-old woman was reportedly hurt Friday after her car pummeled through the front entrance of a building in Northridge.

12/06/2013

A magnitude-6.7 earthquake that struck Northridge on Jan. 17, 1994,  killed of 57 people,  injured over 8,700 more, and caused an estimated $20 billion in damage, making it one of the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history. (CBS)

Calif. Insurance Commissioner Offers Discount For Buying Quake Coverage

Insurance officials offered a new incentive Monday for homeowners across the Southland and throughout California to prepare for the region’s next big earthquake.

12/02/2013

(credit: CBS)

CSUN Exhibit Showcases Prolific Artist Behind Some Of Pop Culture’s Most Iconic Images

An exhibit at Cal State Northridge showcases the work of the man behind some of pop culture’s most iconic images.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2013

(credit: CBS)

Armed Robbery Suspects In Custody After San Fernando Valley Pursuit

West Valley LAPD officers were able to stop two suspects driving from Reseda into Northridge in a white pick-up truck after a successful PIT maneuver.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/29/2013

(credit: CBS)

Cal State Northridge Police Hunt For Buttocks-Grabbing Groper

Cal State Northridge police are on the hunt for a suspect who has been grabbing women’s buttocks.

08/28/2013

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