Antioch: Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Storage Unit Fire, $150k in Damages

On Monday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of smoke coming from Antioch Mini Storage facility on Sunset Drive off Hillcrest Avenue. The...

Antioch: Man Arrested on Check Fraud After Leaving Behind Identification

The Antioch Police Department announced the arrest of Anthony Oneal, 55, for check fraud, as well as allegedly tied to a home invasion robbery. Police...

Antioch City Council Agrees to Move Forward With District Election Process

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council voted to accept a resolution on its intention to transition from At-Large Elections for the City Council to...

Photos: Antioch’s 4th of July Parade

On Thursday July 4, Antioch and east county residents celebrated the 4th of July in style as they were treated to a parade in...

City Manager Says Antioch Violent Crime Down 13.6 Percent, Arrests Up

Antioch City Manager Steve Duran reported that for the first quarter of this Antioch violence crime was down 13.6% when compared to last year....

Delta Diablo Wins Governor’s Award for Sustainability Leadership

Delta Diablo was honored in Sacramento Friday evening with a prestigious 2016 Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award (GEELA). GEELA is California's highest environmental honor, administered...

City of Antioch Hires Six Police Officers

The City of Antioch welcomed six new police officers to its police force Thursday which is hopefully a sign that crime will soon be...

June 8-14: Antioch Police Net 1,677 Calls for Service

Between June 8-14 the Antioch Police Department had 1,677 calls for service. Last week, they had 1,687. Due to the high number of calls,...

Antioch to Move Forward With Street Name Changes, Seek Input

On Tuesday night, the Antioch City Council approved the idea of changing the street names of both “A” and “L” Street, however, they want...

Suspected Drunk Driver Crashes into Antioch Home

At 4:41 am Monday morning, a vehicle crashed into a home on the 2400 block of Beasley Avenue which injured the driver after...

Antioch City Manager Issues Community Letter Highlighting Financial Conditions

Antioch City Manager Steve Duran sent out a “Community Letter” today to residents of Antioch updating them on what has transpired since January in...

Antioch Police Announce Arrest of Homicide Suspect

The Antioch Police Department announced Thursday that they have arrested homicide suspect Jess Swanson in partnership with the US Marshall's Service. On September 16, Antioch...

Antioch PD: Help Identify Suspects

Antioch PD needs your help. Below are two pictures from a Sept. 25 incident. The subjects depicted in the attached photographs are persons of interest...

Somersville Towne Center Mall Set for “Lucky” Bar Giveaway

On November 24 between 8:00 am to 10:00 am, those that enter the Somersville Towne Center Mall in Antioch may receive a free chocolate...

Sept. 11 -17: Antioch Police Calls

The Antioch Police Department reported that between September 11-17 where they had a total of 1,626 calls for service. This is a sampling limited...

Mayor Harper Defends Antioch’s Use of “Troll Blogs” Remark, Won’t Apologize

Last week, the City of Antioch’s Facebook Page encouraged its citizens to not to read “troll blogs” and go to the “source” for information....

U-Turn Gone Wrong as 12-Gallons of Gas Spills into Drain

At 5:40 pm Thursday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a vehicle accident after a woman making a U-turn to sharp and...

Feb 2-8: Antioch Police Briefs

The Antioch Police Department had 1,654 calls for service between February 2-8 according to the City Manager Report. Of those calls, they made 90 arrests...

Deer Valley High School Placed on Lock Down After Weapons Threat

On Wedenday afternoon, Deer Valley High School was placed on lock down after a rumor circulated about a student who may be bringing a...

Antioch: Business License Tax Ballot Measure Heads to November Ballot

After a year of discussion, the Antioch City Council voted 4-0 Tuesday to place a Business License Tax Ballot Measure for the November 4,...