Project Delta View Aims to Address Pittsburg Cat Overpopulation

Project Delta View Cats will ensure free roaming cats are trapped, altered vaccinated and returned to their habitat.     Pittsburg, CA – A new project...
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Volunteer Firefighters Honored by East Contra Costa Fire Protection District

On April 13, 2019, Volunteer Firefighters were honored by the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District in the Town of Knightsen (Contra Costa County). During...

Two Antioch Residents to be Honored by Red Cross During Sound the Alarm Luncheon

The American Red Cross announced that two Antioch residents and the San Damiano Retreat will be honored during their Sound the Alarm Luncheon on...
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Video: Contra Costa HAZMAT Holds Drill in Antioch

On Thursday, a multi-agency Hazardous Materials Drill (HAZMAT) occurred at Dozier-Libbey Medical High School in the City of Antioch where units responded to a...

Update: Suspect in Custody in Bay Point Death Case

On Sunday, April 14, 2019, at about 11:10 PM, Office of the Sheriff Detectives arrested 27-year-old Joshua Johnson of Bay Point/Pittsburg in connection with...

Episode 055: Joe Canciamilla Chats County Elections and Much More

On this episode, I chat with Joe Canciamilla who is the Clerk-Recorder and Registar of Voters for Contra Costa County. Canciamilla began his career...

Sheriff’s Office Investigates Alamo Burglary

On Monday, April 15, 2019, at about 1:38 AM, Sheriff's Office Dispatch received a report of an alarm at a jewelry store on the...

Lanes Blocked on Eastbound Highway 4 After Solo Vehicle Crash, Driver Fled on Foot

At 9:30 pm Wednesday, expect delays on eastbound Highway 4 near Hillcrest due to vehicle crash with the No 1 & 2 lane blocked. AMR...

Angela Lowrey Recognized by CAPIO with 2019 Communicator of the Year Award

Newport Beach, Calif. – Angela Lowrey was named by the California Association of Public Information Officials (CAPIO) as the state’s Communicator of the Year...

National Safe Digging Month Highlights Importance of Calling 811

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif – As the calendar turns to April and spring temperatures arrive, home improvement and construction work steadily increases. Since these projects...
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Editorial: Stop Driving Like Maniacs on East County Roads

I shot this video Tuesday morning in the City of Brentwood as officers from multiple law enforcement agencies were performing a proactive traffic enforcement...

Contra Costa County’s school districts announce their 2019-2020 Teachers of the Year

PLEASANT HILL, Calif. – Recently, the school districts in Contra Costa County proudly submitted their 2019-2010 Teacher of the Year (TOY) candidates to the...

Richmond Man Sentenced for 16 Years for 23rd Street Sex Trafficking Case

Martinez, Calif. – On April 12, 2019 Contra Costa Superior Court Judge Clare Maier sentenced Corell Olajuwon Hackett to 16 years and 8 months...

Sheriffs Office Investigating Homicide in Bay Point

On Sunday, April 14, 2019, at about 12:26 PM, Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a medical call with police needed at Anuta Park in...

Sheriffs Office Reports in Custody Death at Martinez Detention Facility

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff reported that at approximately 3:30 am Saturday, Deputy Sheriffs responded to the women’s holding area in...

Suspect Photos Released in Discovery Bay Bank Robbery

Saturday morning, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Released suspect photographs that occurred on Thursday morning in the Town of Discovery Bay. The...
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Ceasefire Night Walk Held in Antioch Aimed at Reducing Gun Violence

On Friday night, members of the community joined the Central and East Contra Costa County Ceasefire for a night walk in City of Antioch...

East Contra Costa Fire Reports Automatic Aid from CONFIRE to be Reduced May 1

Disclaimer - this recap is not a East Contra Costa Fire vs. Contra Costa County Fire issue, but rather the result of the call...

East Contra Costa Fire Hosts Volunteer Firefighter Recognition Ceremony

This Saturday please join the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District  at 10am at the Knightsen Park next to the Knightsen School 1923 Delta...

Bauer-Kahan Passes First Two Bills Out of the Assembly

Sacramento, CA –Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan (D-Orinda) passed the first two bills of her freshman legislative session out of the Assembly unanimously. These bills focus...