Former Mayor Appointed Antioch City Treasurer

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council voted 4-0 to name former Antioch Mayor James Davis as its new city treasurer through an appointment process. The...

Antioch Coastal Cleanup Set for Saturday

The 34th Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day, the state’s largest volunteer event. The event is expected to draw more than 70,000 volunteers who will...

Antioch City Council Directs Staff to Look into Incubator Programs

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council unanimously agreed to have staff look into incubator programs for small businesses. The item was brought before the council...

Antioch Police Investigating Pursuit, Shooting Monday Night

At around 8:00 pm Monday night, Antioch Police were involved with a vehicle pursuit and foot bail that ended at F Street and Drake...

Arrest and Indictments of 32 BullyBoy and CoCo Boy Street Gang Members for Operating...

SACRAMENTO – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra Monday announced the arrest and indictment of 32 individuals associated with criminal street gangs throughout Northern California known as...

2-Alarm Fire Damages Two Antioch Homes, Family Displaced

At 11:51 pm Sunday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a residential structure fire in the 1100 block of Medanos St...

Man Jumps of Antioch Bridge Sunday

Just before 1:00 pm Sunday, a subject reportedly drive up the Antioch bridge before stopping, getting out of their vehicle and jumped off the...

Ryland Wins $1,000 Prize in Hobby Stock 50 Lapper At Antioch Speedway

Antioch, CA -- Fred Ryland returned to Antioch Speedway in a Hobby Stock built specifically for the special race and ended up winning the...

Aug. 27 – Sept. 3: Antioch Police Calls

The Antioch Police Department reported that between August 27 - September 2, they had 1,628 calls for service. This recap focuses on the higher...

Portable Building Catches Fire at Antioch High School

At 10:55 pm Friday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a report of a fire under portable building near the baseball field...

Knife Wielding Man Threatening Ex-Girlfriend and Kids Tasered by Antioch Police

Antioch Police reported that on September 6, officers responded to an apartment in the 2200 block of San Jose Dr. on a report of...

Oct. 16 – Nov. 1: Tall Ships Return to Antioch

Tall Ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain, official ambassadors of Washington state, will visit Antioch and offer exciting Adventure Sails, Battle Sails and Vessel...
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Antioch Police Dispatcher Follows Instincts While Helping Locate Missing Special Needs Juvenile

On Saturday, Antioch Police Dispatcher Autumn Turnage went with her instincts after getting off a 16-hour shift and began looking for a missing special...

Letter: Retired Police Chief Supports Mary Rocha for Antioch School Board

This Letter to the Editor was submitted by retired Antioch Police Chief, Allan Cantando As the Antioch Police Chief for six years, I worked often...

Travis Credit Union Hosts Free Identity Theft Protection Advice and Free On-Site Document Shredding

VACAVILLE, CA -- Travis Credit Union in partnership with Data-Safe invite local individuals and small businesses to take the first step in identity protection: ...

Antioch High Students Take Top Awards at Summer BRAVO Biotech Competition

Students from Antioch High’s special science program took three of the top four awards at this summer’s BRAVO Biotech competition. The partnership began three years...

Antioch: Fall Family Frolic at Antioch Water Park

Say so-long to summer at the Antioch Water Park “Fall Family Frolic” on Friday, September 7, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00pm. It is a FREE...

Sept. 21: Antioch Police Announce PAL Golf Tournament Will Happen

Antioch Police Chief Tammany Brooks announced over the weekend that the 11th Annual Antioch Police Activates League Charity Golf Tournament will happen. The event will...

Lucky #7 For Humphries, DeCarlo And Clymens at Antioch Speedway

Antioch, CA -- Saturday night was another occasion for exciting All Star Series Racing at Antioch Speedway, and the #7 came into play in...

August 20-26: Antioch Police Calls

The Antioch Police Department reported that between August 20-26, they had 1,671 calls for service. This recap focuses on the higher priority calls for...