Road Work Schedule to Complete Byron Highway/Camino Diablo Intersection Improvement Project

Martinez, CA - Contra Costa County Public Works Department will activate the new traffic signal at Byron Highway and Camino Diablo Intersection starting Tuesday,...

Felony Charges Filed Against Teens Accused of Seriously Injuring Richmond Cop

The Contra Costa District Attorney's Office has filed multiple felony charges against Juan Noel Vargas and Genesis Castaneda that stem from a street sideshow...

Sheriffs Office Says Community Warning System Functioned Properly During Richmond Fire

The Contra Costa County Sheriffs office say the Community Warning System worked as it was supposed to yesterday during a shelter in place in...

New Director of Contra Costa Health Services Selected

After a nationwide search, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors appointed Anna Roth as the new director of Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS)...

Tri Delta Transit Announces Changes With Upcoming BART Station Opening

To address changing traffic patterns with the completion of the Antioch BART station and the widening of Highway 4, Tri Delta Transit is making...

Walgreens to Pay $2.2 Million in Price Scanner and Expired Product Case

Walgreens Co. will pay $2.25 million related to alleged pricing and expiration date violations according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office. According to...

Thurmond Introducing Bill That Will Improve the Climate for LGBTQ Students in Schools

Sacramento - Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D- Richmond) is introducing legislation that will provide for the training of educators in support of LGBTQ students. “During a...

One Dead in Plane Crash in Town of Clyde

One person is dead after a plane crash on the old Naval Weapons Station Property near the Town of Clyde. The crash occurred at about...

7 Flu Related Deaths Reported in Contra Costa, 97 Statewide

California and Contra Costa officials report they are continuing to see high levels of flu activity and encourage the community to take steps to...

Contra Costa County Community Warning System

Contra Costa County's Community Warning System (CWS) helps you, your family and your community learn how to prepare for and handle emergencies. The Community Warning...

CHP: DUI Checkpoint Scheduled for Saturday Night

MARTINEZ, CA – The Contra Costa Area office of the California Highway Patrol will be conducting a “Sobriety Checkpoint” tonight, January 27, 2018, in...

Park District’s Free “Trails Challenge” Program Gets People Outdoors, Improves Health

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the East Bay Regional Park District’s signature outdoor activity program, Trails Challenge. Launched in 1993 to get East...

Contra Costa County Fair Announces 2018 Dates and Theme

ANTIOCH – Mark your calendar for this 2018 Contra Costa County Fair. May 17th – May 20th. It all Happens at the Fair  is the...

Frazier Statement on Gov’s State of the State Address

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier, D-Discovery Bay, released the following statement after Gov. Jerry Brown’s final State of the State Address on the Assembly...

Assemblymember Grayson Issues Statement on Governor Brown’s 2018 State of the State Address

(SACRAMENTO) – Following Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr.’s 2018 State of the State Address, Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord) released the following statement:   “California enters...

BATA Sends $3 Toll Increase to Voters in June

East Bay— On Wednesday the Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) successfully voted in support of placing Regional Measure 3 (RM3) onto the June 2018...

Walnut Creek: Suspect Arrested for Attempt Homicide After Pedestrians Struck

On January 23 at 7:23 PM, a Walnut Creek Police Officer witnessed a vehicle strike two pedestrians in a crosswalk in the 2700 block...

San Ramon Police Seek Attempted Murder Suspect After Shooting

On January 18th, 2018, the San Ramon Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle parked on Minerva Way.  Upon arrival, Officers...

In Custody Death Reported at Martinez Detention Facility

At about 12:47 AM today, a Deputy Sheriff was doing a room check at the Martinez Detention Facility (MDF) when he noticed an inmate...

Three Wounded in North Richmond Shooting, Suspect Still Outstanding

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced Monday that at about 9:30 PM, Deputy Sheriffs responded to a report of a shooting...