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First Sign of West Nile Virus Activity of the Year Reported in Contra Costa...

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District is reporting one chicken from the District's sentinel chicken flock on Holland Tract,...

Concord Police Arrest Juvenile Who Hacked Into MDUSD Network, Changing Grades

The Concord Police Department announced Thursday that a juvenile was arrested after he allegedly hacked into the Mount Diablo School District to change grades...

Bay Point: Vehicle Crashes into Walgreens, 2 in Critical Condition

At 9:15 am Thursday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vehicle that had crashed into Walgreens on...

Danville Police Arrest Suspect Driving Stolen Vehicle, Crashes While Evading Police

A 49 year old Milpitas man is facing charges following a brief police pursuit Saturday afternoon that ended with a single vehicle crash. Danville Police...

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...

School Districts Working With Police to Ensure Safe Environment

The importance and significance of schools in today's society cannot be understated or ignored. Representing a place where students can learn a variety of...

Diane Burgis to Run for County Supervisor, Endorsed by Supervisor Piepho

Today, Diane Burgis, a trustee on the East Bay Regional Parks District Board, announced her candidacy for Contra Costa County Supervisor, District III. The...

Martinez Archives Crawl: A Family-Friendly Event

Martinez, CA - The Contra Costa County and the Martinez Historical Societies are co-hosting the first ever Martinez Archives Crawl this September in celebration...

Assemblywoman Bonilla Presents Cyber Safety Town Hall: Protecting Our Children on the Internet

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Susan A. Bonilla (D-Concord) will be holding a Cyber Safety Town Hall: Protecting Our Children on the Internet this Thursday March...

Kaiser RNs Announce Plans to Strike January 21-22

After months of Kaiser Permanente’s refusal to address the growing erosion of patient care standards, Kaiser RNs will hold a two-day strike January 21...

Update: Missing Martinez Woman Located Says Sheriffs Office

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced Wednesday morning they are searching for a 81-year-old missing person in Martinez. According to the Sheriffs...

May 23 – 27: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between May 23-27 which will see lane and local street closures in...

Contra Costa Animal Services New Fee Structure to Take Effect on January 1st

Martinez, CA – Beginning on January 1st, 2020, Contra Costa Animal Services (CCAS) will be implementing a new fee structure, updating exiting fees to...

Public Health Departments Urge Vaccination Before International Travel

People planning international travel should ensure they have already received the recommended two doses of measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine. Nationwide, confirmed measles cases...

Candidate Filing Period Begins for June Election

The June 5, 2018 Primary Election got into full swing Monday as nomination papers are available for candidates interested in running for office. The...

37 Contra Costa County Schools Named “Gold Ribbon Schools”

Pleasant Hill - State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced that 758 elementary schools in California have been selected as 2016 California Gold...

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,...

Vince Wells Statement to CCCFPD

After watching the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Board of Directors meeting, I asked Vince Wells for a copy of his statement urging...

Sheriffs Office: Two Arrested in Connection to Fatal Halloween Shooting in Orinda

On Thursday, November 21, 2019, at 7 AM, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff served Ramey arrest warrants and search warrants in...

Saturday: Congressman McNerney To Host Financial Literacy Workshop

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) announced he will host a financial literacy workshop on Saturday, March 22nd for residents of Contra Costa...