Victoria Island: Semi Truck Collides Head-on With Sedan, Lanes Blocked

At 10:19 pm Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched for aid to Stockton after a head-on vehicle crash. The incident occurred...

Contra Costa County’s School Districts Announce 2018-2019 Teachers of the Year

PLEASANT HILL – Currently, there are approximately 8,401 teachers educating more than 176,000 students in Contra Costa County’s public schools. To recognize their efforts...

Byron Highway Shutdown at Bruns Rd Due to Rollover Crash

At 5:50 am Friday, East Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Firefighters responded to a report of a two-vehicle crash at Byron Highway near...

Vasco Road Shutdown After Head-on Crash

At 9:12 pm Thursday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a head-on vehicle crash that shut down both...

CHP Investigating Pair of Contra Costa County Freeway Shootings

The California Highway Patrol is investigating two separate shootings on Contra Costa County freeways Wednesday night. According to CHP, last night, at approximately 9:45 PM,...

San Ramon Police Looking For Armed Man Who Robbed Credit Union

The San Ramon Police Department released suspect photographs of a man they say committed an armed robbery at the Pacific Service Credit Union in...

Concord: Murder Charge Filed Against Man in Fatal Nov 5 DUI Collision

Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office and the Concord Police Department announce that Bo Steven Robledo of Selma, California has...

Contra Costa County Fire to Break Ground on New Lafayette Fire Station

The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District announced that on Wednesday, April 11 at 4:00 pm they will break ground on Fire Station 16. The...

Pleasant Hill Police Say Two Men Arrested In Connection of April 7th Shooting Death

On Tuesday, the Pleasant Hill Police Department identified Luther Lee, of Columbus Georgia, as an accessory in the planned marijuana deal that ended in...

East Contra Costa Fire Announce Promotions of Auzenne and Macumber

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced during their Fire Board meeting that Craig Auzenne and Ross Macumber will now become...

Frazier Bill to Fund Removal of Abandoned Commercial Vessels from Delta Moves Forward

SACRAMENTO – The Assembly’s Natural Resources Committee Monday unanimously approved AB 2441, a bill by Assemblymember Jim Frazier, D-Discovery Bay, which would secure funding...

Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office Commemorates National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office, in commemoration of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW), April 8-14, 2018, is raising...

Law Enforcement Agencies Set For Distracted Driving Enforcement Operations

East Contra Costa County Law Enforcement Agencies announced Monday that with April being Distracted Driving Awareness month, they will be conducting Distracted Driving Enforcement...

Commission Sets Additional Public Meetings with Applicants for Water Storage Funding

In response to Legislative and public requests, the California Water Commission staff is scheduling another round of meetings with Water Storage Investment Program (WSIP)...

Gala Celebrates Foundation’s 15 Years Supporting Health in Contra Costa

MARTINEZ, CA -- Contra Costa Regional Health Foundation’s 15 years of working behind the scenes to fund and support innovative local health programs will...

Pleasant Hill: Marijuana Robbery Leads to Fatal Shooting

The Pleasant Hill Police Department said that on April 7, at approximately 11:14 pm, officers responded to the 2100 block of Norse Dr. for...

CHP: DUI Driver Arrested for Murder

The California Highway Patrol announced Sunday that Jose Amaya-Rivera, 41, was arrested on murder charges after a suspected DUI crash on March 23. The crash...

Forum Brings Contra Costa County Stakeholders Together to Tackle Illegal Dumping

On Thursday, the Office of Supervisor Diane Burgis, Contra Costa County, District 3 hosted a public forum on illegal dumping which costs the county...

Big Break Visitor Center Receives ‘Friends of Education’ Award from Delta Charter of the...

Delta Charter of the Association of California School Administrators has awarded the Big Break Visitor Center their “Friends of Education” award for 2017-2018. The...

April 9: Glazer, Grayson Set to Host Joint Town Hall

Senator Steve Glazer and Assemblyman Tim Grayson announced that they will host a joint legislative town hall on April 9 in Bay Point. The community is invited...