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Bay Point: Firefighters Respond to Vegetation Fire

At 9:49 am Monday, the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in Bay Point at...
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Video: Firefighters Battle House Fire in Antioch

At 9:23 pm Saturday, Contra Costa County Firefighters received multiple calls about a structure fire in the City of Antioch in the 500 block...

Concord: Motorcyclist Killed After Being Ran Over By Truck Who Fled the Scene

On Sunday morning, at approximately 12:24 am, Concord Police Officers were dispatched to a motorcycle vs. automobile collision that occurred near the intersection of...

Bay Point: Two Arrested After Man Beaten to Death

On Thursday, July 18 at about 9:09 PM, the Contra Costa County Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a suspicious circumstance in the area of...

Bay Point: Vegetation Fire Threatening Homes

At 1:21 pm, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in the 20 block of...

Boys & Girls Clubs of Contra Costa Awarded Grant to Improve Kitchen in Martinez...

El Sobrante, CALIF. -- The Boys & Girls Clubs of Contra Costa announced they have been awarded a $75,000 grant from the Dean and...

Updated: 6 Vehicle Crash Shuts Down Vasco Road, Officer Also Involved

At 5:21 pm Friday, a vehicle crash shut down Vasco Road at Camino Diablo where an off-duty medic was on scene requesting a medical...

Bay Point: Firefighters Battle Vegetation Fire

At 6:06 pm, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District were dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire on Willow Pass Road near N...

Update: Missing Children Located

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff is currently searching for two missing children believed to be in the area of Pacheco Boulevard...

Richmond Man Charged for Sex Trafficking an Underage Girl

Martinez, Calif. – On July 17, 2019, 34-year-old Richmond resident Mychal Duane Nelson was charged by the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office in...

Community College District Chancellor Fred Wood Announces Retirement Decision

MARTINEZ—Contra Costa Community College District (District) chancellor Fred Wood announced he plans to retire on March 31, 2020.  Since joining the District in 2017,...

EBRPD Board Votes to Ban Glyphosate Use in Developed Park Areas by End of...

Oakland, CA – On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, the East Bay Regional Park District Board of Directors unanimously approved Resolution 2019-07-187 calling for an...

EBRPD Police Seeks Help Locating Stolen Herding Dog Puppies

The East Bay Regional Park District Police announced they are seeking the public's assistance in locating two herding dog puppies that were stolen from...
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Video: Firefighters Battle House Fire in Knightsen, Trailers and Semi Truck Also Catch Fire

At 5:30 pm Tuesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vegetation fire on Knightsen Avenue at Willow...

Pacheco: 20 Storage Units on Fire After Vegetation Fire off Highway 4 and I-680

At 2:42 pm Tuesday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vegetation fire at in the area of Highway...

Earthquake Near Los Vaqueros Reservoir Rattles Contra Costa County

According to the USGS, a 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit Contra Costa County Tuesday at 1:11 pm which they say originated out of Blackhawk near...

Suisun City Resident and Former Basketball Coach and School District Employee Charged

Martinez, Calif. – On Monday July 15, 2019, Paul Fielder, a 60-year-old resident of Suisun City, California was charged with 32 counts of sexual...

CCTA Wins Grant to Explore Sustainable Transit Options between Antioch and Brentwood

WALNUT CREEK, CA – The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) won a Caltrans SB1 Sustainable Communities Planning Grant valued at $755,000 to support a...

Mt. Diablo Unified Board of Trustees Narrows Search for Next Superintendent to Single Finalist

Formal vote scheduled for August 12 Board meeting CONCORD, CA - After an extensive nationwide search, the Mt. Diablo Unified School District Board of Education...

San Pablo: Fatal Crash on Eastbound I-80

Just after 5:00 am Monday, the California Highway Patrol responded to a report of a vehicle crash at the I-80 and El Portal where...