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District Attorney Files Formal Charges Against Pacheco Stabbing Suspect

The Contra Costa County DA's Office has formally charged Aaron Goode with assault with a deadly weapon with a great bodily injury enhancement after Office...

Dow, CH2M and Smithsonian Commit to Prepare and Inspire STEM Educators

Teachers from eight states will travel to Washington, D.C. this summer to begin a year-long professional development opportunity MIDLAND, Mich. -- A group of 38...

Antioch Man Arrested For Lafayette Bank Robbery Thursday

Lafayette police tracked and eventually arrested an Antioch man who allegedly robbed the Mechanics Bank at 3640 Mt. Diablo Blvd. Thursday, finding him sitting...

Walnut Creek Police Seek Information On Suspect in Fraud Cases

The Walnut Creek Police Department announced Monday they are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect in a series of fraud cases. According to...

Vasco Roadwork Set for May 17-18

The Contra Costa County Public Works Department has announced roadwork will occur on Vasco Road on May 17 and May 18. The work will be...

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...

Sheriff: Man Dies at United Sportsman Gun Club After Accidentally Shooting Himself

At about 4:41 PM pm Wednesday, the Office of the Sheriff dispatch received a report of someone being shot at the United Sportsman Gun Club...

Bay Point: Sheriff’s Office Investigate Shooting, Home Invasion Robbery

At about 1:41 PM Tuesday, Contra Costa County Deputy Sheriffs responded to the 100 block of Crivello Avenue in Bay Point for a report...

Contra Costa Homeless Respite Program Honored with National Award

A Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) program that provides healthcare, shelter and other services to homeless county residents referred by local hospitals for care...

Updated: Concord Police Arrest 5 Suspects in Murder of Olympic High School Student

Concord Police Officers have made several arrests in connection with the Monday afternoon shooting death of a 17-year-old student near Olympic High School on...

PG&E 2015 Projects Improve Local Gas System

Concord, Calif.— Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has worked throughout 2015 to complete natural gas distribution pipeline replacement projects in t the East...

June 12-17: Vasco Road Construction Scheduled

Vasco Road from Dalton Avenue to 1,000’ north of the entrance to the Republic Services Landfill will be repaired and resurfaced. The work is...

Concord: Pedestrian Killed in Hit and Run, CHP Seeks Public’s Help

Concord, Ca. – On July 24, at approximately 2:10am, an unknown vehicle traveling on SR-242 southbound just south of Olivera Road struck and killed...

Martinez: Sheriff’s Office Seeks Public’s Help in Identifying Burglary Suspect

The Costa Costa County Office of the Sheriff is asking for the public's assistance in trying to identify a burglary suspect. On July 5, 2015,...

Update 3.0: Antioch Mayors Race Separated by 129 Votes, Killings Increases Lead in Pittsburg

The Contra Costa County Elections Office released updated results Friday afternoon from the November 8 election where they continue to count votes. According to the...

Update: Horse Dies After Fall at Briones Regional Park

According to the East Bay Regional Park District, crews are trying to rescue a horse who fell down an embankment on the Spengler Trail...

County Young Democrats Launch Major Millennial Voter Engagement Project

In a bid to buck the conventional wisdom that says millennials don’t vote, the Contra Costa County Young Democrats (CCYD) on Wednesday launched one of...

Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors to Consider 7% Salary Increase in 4-1 Vote

In a 4-1 vote Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors have agreed to consider a salary increase of 7%. With Tuesdays vote, County...

CCTA Awards Balfour Road-Highway 4 Interchange Contract, Project to Begin Soon

CONCORD, CA – On Wednesday, October 19 the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) Board voted unanimously to award a contract to Brosamer & Wall,...

Concord: Ash/Debris Cleanup Advisory

The Contra Costa Health Services has issued an ash/debris advisory in the City of Concord after a 3-alarm fire broke out Tuesday morning. For more...