With No “Poop Fairy” on Call, Dog Owners Are Reminded to Pick Up Pet...

East Contra Costa County is encompassed with many miles of multipurpose trails, acres of beautiful parkland, and swaths of wide open space. Offering a...

East Contra Costa Fire Makes Quick Work of Barn Fire in Brentwood

At 10:15 am Wednesday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to a report of a structure fire in the 3300 block...

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...

East Contra Costa Fire Response Times at 8:02 Minutes in March

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of March they had 670 service calls with an average response time...

Tall Ships Return to Antioch in Rare Joint Appearance

Antioch, CA - History will come alive in Antioch this March as the tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain make their return trip to...
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Antioch: 8 Injured in Vehicle Crash on E 18th Tuesday Night

At 5:59 pm Tuesday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to E. 18th Street and Hargrove for a report of a...

ECCFPD Battalion Chief Okay After Being Struck by Suspected Drunk Driver

An East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Battalion Chief is recovering after sustaining minor injuries after being struck by a suspected drunk driver in...

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...