CONFIRE Further Reduces Auto Aid to East Contra Costa Fire

According to the latest Automatic Aid Agreement between Contra Costa County Fire and East Contra Costa Fire Protection Districts, aid is further being reduced...

Op-Ed by Assemblymember Jim Frazier: “Five-Alarm Problem”

Since East Contra Costa Fire Protection District directors voted to lay off staff and close two more stations, I have heard from residents worried...

Walnut Creek Resident Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography

On Tuesday September 1st, 2015, the Contra Costa County Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested 66 year old Walnut Creek resident Marshall Pfeiffer...

CHP – Searching for Jacks Match

Jack Yankee of Sonoma has a rare auto immune disorder, there are only 30 other cases in the world. Jack's best hope for a...

AAA: Drivers to Pay Lowest Labor Day Gas Prices Since 2004

According to data from AAA, they say prices at the pump continue to drop and drivers should pay the lowest gas prices for Labor...

Video: Man Airlifted After Mountain Bike Crash in Castle Rock Park in Walnut Creek

On Sunday, August 30, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a 42-year-old male who had crashed on his mountain bike at...

Aug 29-Sept. 4: Highway 4 Commuters to See Multiple Lane Closures

Here is this weeks construction schedule for Highway 4 which will see Lane Closures between Pittsburg and Oakley between August 29 - September 4. FULL...

Piepho Highlights Neighbors Helping Neighbors to Prevent Wildfires Program

Between January and August 15 2015 over 4,549 fires have burned 144,253 acres throughout California - more than twice the acres of the five-year...

CHP: Motorcyclist Dies After Crash on Marsh Creek Road, Two Injured on Kirker Pass

The California Highway Patrol reported Sunday morning that officers responded to two separate accidents early Sunday morning which left one person dead and two...

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District & American Medical Response Form The ‘Alliance’

The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District is getting innovative with the way it does business and serves its community. It’s recently teamed up...

ALERT: Sexually Violent Predator to be Released – Scheduled to be Placed in Concord

COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION AND HEARING REGARDING THE PROPOSED PLACEMENT OF A SEXUALLY VIOLENT PREDATOR (SVP) WITHIN THE CITY OF CONCORD A public hearing has been scheduled...

Aug 28: CHP To Conduct “Sobriety Checkpoint” Within Unincorporated Contra Costa County

MARTINEZ, CA – The Contra Costa Area office of the California Highway Patrol will be conducting a “Sobriety Checkpoint” starting on Friday August 28,...

Contra Costa Regional Medical Center Recognized as Elite for Cancer Care

Contra Costa Regional Medical Center's (CCRMC) Cancer Program has received the 2015 Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer....

Large Scale Human Traffickers Arrested in Contra Costa Joint Operation

Danville (Ca)- In an investigation going back to 2001, the San Ramon Police Department, in a joint operation with the Contra Costa County District...

Former President of Bay Area Home Builder Pleads Guilty to Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy

Ayman Shahid Admits to Participation in Builder Bailout Scheme to Inflate Home Prices During Peak of Mortgage Crisis SAN FRANCISCO – Ayman Shahid, the former...

August 24-28: Highway 4 to See Lane Closures From Antioch to Pittsburg

Here is this weeks construction schedule for Highway 4 which will see Lane Closures between Pittsburg and Antioch between August 24-28. FULL FREEWAY CLOSURES: There are...

Updated: Knightsen School District Alerts Parents over Suspicious Vehicle

The following two letters were sent out by Theresa Estrada, Superintendent of the Knightsen Elementary School District alerting parents of a suspicious vehicle and...

Congressman DeSaulnier Honors the Port Chicago 50 in Concord

Concord, CA – Congressman DeSaulnier will host a special viewing of floor statements by Members of Congress and a discussion to honor the lives of the...

August 17-21 Highway 4 to See Lane Closures, Local Street Closures in Antioch

Here is a look at this weeks construction schedule on Highway 4 which will bring Highway 4 Lane Closures between Pittsburg and Antioch between...

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Monday

A Spare the Air Alert has been issued for Monday, August 17 in the Bay Area due to unhealthy air quality and smog. Residents...