Brentwood: 2 Teens Airlifted by Medical Helicopter, 2 Others Injured After Striking Parked Car

At 3:39 pm Tuesday, four teens were injured after striking a parked car on Sycamore Ave near Brentwood Blvd in the City of Bentwood. The...

ECCFPD Measure A Ballots to Arrive This Week, Seek to Shrink Board Size

On March 6, 2018, through a special all-mail ballot election, voters in the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District will have an opportunity to...

Brentwood Mayor Offers $100 Reward After Big Red Chair Vandalized

The Mayor of Brentwood is offering a $100 reward for information leading to the arrest of vandals who destroyed decorations at the Big Red...

Chimney Fire Extends into Attic at Brentwood Home Monday Morning

At 4:52 am Monday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a residential structure fire in the 1800 block...

East Contra Costa Fire December Average Response Time at 8:10 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of December they had 732 service calls with an average response time...

Brentwood: Vasco Road Crash Blocks Lanes During Evening Commute

At 5:23 pm Wednesday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to a report of a head-on-crash at Vasco Road at Marsh...

East Contra Costa Fire Battles Residential Structure Fire in Discovery Bay

At 11:13 am Monday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to the 1400 block of Willow Lake Road in the Town of Discovery...

Updated: Helmet-less Motorcyclist Airlifted to Hospital After Crash in Brentwood

At 7:08 pm Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a motorcycle crash in the 1000 block of...

Firefighters Battle Several Suspicious Structure Fires Thursday Night, Arson Suspected

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to two suspicious structure fires Thursday night just minutes apart in the City of Antioch. The first fire,...

Updated: East Contra Costa Fire Sends Strike Team to Los Angeles County

For the second time in as many months, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District will be sending a strike team out of District...

Bethel Island: Firefighters Battle Fully Involved Motor Home

At around 1:30 pm Sunday, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to a motor home fire in the 3300 block of Stone Road on Bethel...

Nov. 11: East County Veterans Day Events

Here is a look at East Contra Costa Veterans Day events for Saturday, November 11, 2017 in Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley and Pittsburg. 9:30 am City...

East Contra Costa Fire Average 8:17 Minute Response Time for October

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of October they had 680 service calls with an average response time...

Brentwood: Microwave Oven Malfunction Causes Kitchen Fire, Displaces Four

On Friday at 3:51 pm, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of kitchen fire in the 800 block of...

Discovery Bay: Big Rig Takes Out Pole, Causes Power Surge and Outage

At 10:33 am Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a big rig into a pole at the...

East Contra Costa Fire Sends Strike Team to Fight California Fires

This morning at 3:00 am, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District sent Engine 53A as part of a strike team to join forces across...

Election: East Contra Costa Fire Board Squashes Idea of Districts, Moves to 5-Member At-Large...

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board of Directors were tasked with providing staff direction on moving towards an elected board. Staff...

Helmick Named Permanent East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Chief

The President of the Board of Directors of the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District is pleased to announce that Brian Helmick has accepted...

East Contra Costa Fire Board Set to Discuss Board Size, Districts, Election Timeline

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection Board of Directors will discuss the transition from an appointed board to an elected board, its...

East Contra Costa Fire Issues Statement on Utilization of Volunteers

Brentwood - As work continues to rebuild East Contra Costa Fire Protection District (ECCFPD), some of the jurisdiction's citizens recommend the utilization of volunteers...