Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County

Monday: PG&E Venting Natural Gas Line in Oakley

On Monday, March 27, as part of the ongoing improvements to a natural gas system, PG&E plans to vent natural gas from sections of...

Lane Closures Set for Antioch Bridge Due to Maintenance Inspections

Antioch -- Caltrans is alerting motorists of work involving regular maintenance inspections requiring lane closures on the State Route 160 (SR-160) John A. Nejedly...

Assemblyman Frazier’s Fire Fix Raids East Bay Regional Park District of $10.5 Million

The latest attempt to assist the cash strapped East Contra Costa Fire Protection District comes from two bills being proposed by Assemblyman Jim Frazier...

Antioch Man Dies in Fatal Traffic Collision in Pleasant Hill on I-680

The California Highway Patrol stated that around 4:40 am Saturday, they were advised of a hit and run traffic collision on northbound I-680 south...

Pittsburg Duo Arrested for Robbery by Walnut Creek Police

Earlier this week, Walnut Creek Police arrested two Pittsburg residents on robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery charges. On Friday, the District Attorney filed...

Discovery Bay Man Arrested in Child Molestation Case

On March 23rd, 2017 law enforcement officers arrested 36-year-old Gary Burbank of Discovery Bay for multiple counts of child molestation. Three female victims between...

Repeat Robber Returns To Same San Ramon Bank – Robs It Again

On March 21, at approximately 1:27 pm, the San Ramon Police Department was dispatched to a report of a bank robbery at the US...

Contra Costa Animal Services to Host St. Pitty’s Day Celebration

On Sunday March 26 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, Contra Costa Animal Services is hosting its 7th St. Pitty's Day Celebration. The event will...

LuLaRoe Pop-Up Boutique Fundraiser Set For Malu Fitness

On March 25, the community is invited to join LuLaRoe for a pop-up boutique fundraiser to benefit Malu Fitness. Attendees will be able to shop...

Update: Arrest Made in Discovery Bay Stabbing

On Tuesday, a man was airlifted to a local hospital after being stabbed in the back in the 3500 block of Catalina Way in...

Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month Proclaimed in Contra Costa

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors approved a proclamation on Tuesday to observe Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month, part of a statewide effort...

Updated: Pittsburg Man Arrested for Kidnapping and Robbery in Lafayette

On Tuesday at about 1:53 PM, Lafayette police officers were dispatched to a suspicious circumstance at the Chase Bank at 3492 Mt. Diablo Boulevard...

Bay Point Man Arrested in Child Molestation/Pornography Case

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced that law enforcement officers arrested 33-year-old Pablo Ruiz of Bay Point for child...

50-Year-Old Man Arrested After Shots Fired in Unincorporated Oakley

On Sunday, the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office responded to the 5500 block of Sandmound Blvd in unincorporated Oakley for a report of shots...

Concord: 26-Year-old Female Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle on Treat Blvd

On March 19, 2017, at approximately 10:46 PM, Concord Police officers were dispatched to the report of a person lying in the roadway of Treat...

Following Postal Issue in Richmond, DeSaulnier Acts by Amending Postal Reform Bill

Washington, D.C. – A measure authored by Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) was unanimously adopted by the Oversight and Government Reform Committee as a part...

Bay Point: Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Fire, No Injuries

At 10:30 am Saturday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire in the 2000 block of Willow Pass Road...

Grant Writing Workshop Sponsored by Supervisor Glover

PITTSBURG – One of the most successful workshops on how to apply for grants in the Bay Area will be held under the sponsorship...

Martinez Police Nab Pair of Mailbox Theft Suspects

On Thursday March 16 at about 12:53 pm, Martinez Police Officers responded to the area of Tea Tree Court for a report of a...

March 16-17: Morgan Territory Road Culvert Repair Scheduled

Contra Costa County Public Works announced Tuesday that Progress is being made to improve conditions along the southern portion of Morgan Territory Road impacted...