Antioch Police Shoot Man After Shots Fired Call, Pursuit and Rammed Police Vehicle

The Antioch Police Department and the Contra Costa County Office of the District Attorney are currently investigating an Officer Involved Shooting. At approximately 10:13...

Mayor Issues Statement Regarding Dismissal of Antioch’s City Manager

On Wednesday, Antioch Mayor Sean Wright issued the following statement via Press Release after the Council voted 3-2 to dismiss City Manager Steve Duran. Duran,...

Antioch Councilman Ogorchock Alleges Brown Act Violation

During Tuesday's Antioch City Council meeting, Councilwoman Lori Ogorchock announced she had filed a complaint with the City Attorney that alleges a Brown Act...

Antioch City Council Votes to Fire City Manager After 3-2 Vote

On Tuesday night, the Antioch City Council in a 3-2 vote agreed to place city manager Steve Duran on paid administrative leave and terminate...

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 Chamber of Commerce Urges City Council to Part Ways with City Manager

The following is a press release by the Antioch Chamber of Commerce issued after public comments during the Antioch City Council meeting prior to...

Antioch Police Welcomes 100th Officer, Deer Valley High Graduate

On Tuesday, the Antioch Police Department hired it's 100th office as it inches closer to the 102-authorized officers approved by the City Council. Officer Ryan...

Senator Steve Glazer To Host Free Tax Assistance Workshops

California State Senator Steve Glazer will be hosting a free tax assistance workshop in Antioch in conjunction with Earn it! Keep It Contra Costa....

Antioch: County Hazmat to Work Throughout Night to Clean Up Mercury Contamination

Contra Costa County Hazmat will be working through the night to clean up as many as 8-mercury contamination spills reported in the 2200 block...

Antioch City Council Set to Discuss Firing City Manager

On Tuesday, a special closed session before the regular Antioch City Council Meeting on March 14, the City Council will hold an employee performance...

March 2-8: Antioch Police Briefs

The Antioch Police Department had 1,636 calls for service between March 2 - 8 according to the City Manager Report. Of those calls, they made...

Saturday: Congressman McNerney to Host Town Hall in Antioch

Congressman Jerry McNerney invites the community to a Town Hall Meeting on Saturday, March 11 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm at Deer Valley...

Antioch: 3 Displaced After Garage Fire, 2 Firefighters Suffer Minor Injuries

On March 8 at 1:44 pm, Contra Costa County Fire responded to a report of a residential structure fire in the 1000 block of...

San Francisco Police Make Warrant Arrest in Antioch for Armed Home Invasion

On February 26, 2017 at approximately 1:32 AM, Officers from Bayview Police Station responded to a residence on the 1000 block of Bowdoin regarding...

Antioch Police Chief Announces Retirement, Accepts Private Sector Job

Police Chief Allan Cantando has announced his retirement after serving nearly 30 years with the Antioch Police Department, the last 5 1⁄2 as its...

Anthony Ferrante’s Forgotten Evil Set to Premier on Sunday

Anthony Ferrante's Forgotten Evil movie will premier this Saturday night on Lifetime at 8:00 pm Ferrante, who is known for Sharknado, is an Antioch High...

Feb 23 – March 1: Antioch Police Briefs

The Antioch Police Department had 1,628 calls for service between February 23 – March 1 according to the City Manager Report. Of those calls, they...

Antioch: Off Duty Officers Detain Starbucks Grab and Dash Suspect at Gunpoint

The Antioch Police Department announced the arrest of Ryan Arnold, 18, who they say ran into Starbucks on Blue Rock Drive and Lone Tree...

Mayor Pro Tem Invites Antioch Residents to Speak Up About Development

The following was submitted for publication by Antioch Mayor Pro Tem Lamar Thorpe I understand that as a city government, we have horrible track record...

Antioch: Firefighters Battle Commercial Fire, Shuts down E. 18th

At 9:00 pm Saturday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a commercial structure fire on E. 18th near Evergreen in Antioch. Located...