Split Vote: Contra Costa Board of Supervisors Halt Criminal Justice Fees

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors received a report and agreed to place an indefinite moratorium on the collection of certain...

Sept. 27: Lane Closure Set for Morgan Territory Road

Clayton, CA – One lane of traffic will be closed on Morgan Territory Road on Friday, September 27, 2019 near 3145 Morgan Territory Road...

Contra Costa DA Announces Human Trafficking Hotline

Martinez, Calif. – Contra Costa County District Attorney, Diana Becton, announced today that a Human Trafficking Hotline has been established to take reports of...

Human Trafficking Day of Action in East County Set for Sept. 19

Martinez, Calif. – Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton is proud to join Antioch Councilmember Monica Wilson, the Antioch Police Department, the Contra...

CCTA Wins $7.5 Million Grant for Automated Driving System Pilot Program

WALNUT CREEK, CA – The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) announced today that it has been awarded a $7.5 million grant from the U. S. Department...

Tuesday: Contra Costa Board of Supervisors Could Approve Waiving Criminal Justice Fees

On Tuesday, the contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will discuss the idea of enacting a temporary moratorium on the collection of certain criminal...

Thorpe Appointed Executive Director at Los Medanos Community Health Care District

Antioch City Councilman Lamar Thorpe last month was appointed as the Executive Director of the Los Medanos Community Healthcare District.Thorpe was hired at the...

Two Injured in Rollover Crash on Marsh Creek Road Monday Morning

At 5:29 am Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and CALFIRE responded to a report of a rollover crash on Marsh Creek...

1 Dead, 5 Injured in Boating Crash Near Ski Beach

According to the San Joaquin County Sheriffs Office, 1 person is dead and 5 were injured in a hit and run boating accident near...

Byron: Sheriffs Office Provides Update in Death Investigation

Detectives from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff continue to investigate a death that was reported on September 3, 2019 On September 3...

Pleasant Hill Police Investigating Attempted Bank Robbery

On Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at approximately 12:48 pm PHPD officers responded to the report of an attempted robbery at the Chase Bank located...

Bauer-Kahan Bill Focused on Expediting Transportation Projects Signed into Law by Governor Newsom

Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan had her bill AB 1475 signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom – her fifth since taking office....

National Weather Services Issues Heat Advisory for Thursday and Friday

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for the next two days and will likely be extended into the weekend where we may...

Contra Costa County Library Introduces Five New Library Card Designs

The Contra Costa County Library is excited to offer five new library card designs to the public beginning Tuesday, September 10. First time cardholders...

Contra Costa Animal Services Offering Discounted Adoptions in Back to School Special

Promotion offered at CCAS’ Martinez & Pinole adoption centers between now and September 30th  Martinez, CA – Contra Costa Animal Services (CCAS) is offering...

Suicide Prevention Forum Scheduled Sept. 12 in San Ramon

Contra Costa Behavioral Health Services, a division of Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS), invites anyone interested in discussing local public mental health services for...

Twelve Defendants Face Felonies in Million Dollar Cell Phone Robbery Crime Ring

Oakland, Ca - District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley last week announced that her office has charged twelve individuals in a widespread crime ring that...

East Contra Costa Fire Average Response Time in August at 8:27 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of August they had 601 service calls with an average response time...

Today: Fire Station 16 to Hold Grand Opening in Lafayette

On Monday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District will open Station 16, a new fire station, in the City of Lafayette.Located at 4007 Los...
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Richmond Police Officers Vote “No Confidence” in Police Chief Allwyn Brown

The following statement was issued by the Richmond Police Officers Association President Benjamin Therriault after a vote of "no confidence" was taken on its...