Oakley: Female Airlifted to Local Hospital After Vehicle Runs Stop Sign

Just before 6:30 pm Saturday, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to W. Cypress Road and Rose Avenue in the City of Oakley for a...

Fire Destroys Bethel Island Home, Firefighters Save Neighboring Homes

At 10:16 pm Monday, East Contra Contra Costa Fire Protection District units were dispatched to Bethel Island in the 2500 block of Taylor Road...

East Contra Costa Firefighters Battling Vegetation Fire Along Marsh Creek Road

At 1:39 pm Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in the area of...

Audit Reveals $6.2 Million in Additional Money for East Contra Costa Fire

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District has announced it has uncovered and corrected a financial mistake that resulted in under-reporting of carryover funds. At...

East Contra Costa Fire July Average Response Time at 8:08 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of June they had 638 service calls with an average response time...

Brentwood: Firefighters Limit Vegetation Fire Threatening Homes to 5-Acres

On Sunday at approximately 7:40 pm, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a vegetation fire in the area...

Updated: Byron Highway Crash Kills 1, Injuries Another

A vehicle crash in Byron has left one person dead and another injured near the Byron Airport Tuesday morning. At 9:35 am Tuesday, East Contra...

Oakley, Brentwood Net Largest Increases in 2017-18 County Assessment Roll

Contra Costa County Assessor Gus Kramer reported the 2017-18 Assessment Roll is the highest in County History at $192.2 billion—a 5.78% increase. The increase is...

ECCFPD: Average Response Time in June was 7:45 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of June they had 613 service calls with an average response time...

Electrical Fire Causes $75k in Damages to Brentwood Home Sunday Morning

At 5:27 am Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a residential structure fire in the 700 block of Sarah Street...

Updated: Marsh Creek Road Shut Down Due to Three Vegetation Fires

At 2:16 am Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District along with CALFIRE responded to a series of vegetation fires along Marsh Creek...

East Contra Costa Fire Closes Station 94, Now a 3-Fire Station Service Model

On July 1, 2017 at 8:00 am, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District closed Station 94 in Knightsen leaving the District with three...

Knightsen Fire Station to Close on July 1

Brentwood, CA -- The East Contra Costa Fire Station 94, located at 15 A Street in Knightsen, will permanently close at 8:00 am on...

East Contra Costa Fire to Host Ceremony to Change Station 93 to Station 53

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District invites the public to retire Station 93 as it will be renumbered to Station 53 on June...

Delta Legislative Caucus Objects to Governor’s Plan to Turn Management of ‘WaterFix’ Project Over...

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown’s push to expedite planning and construction of the disastrous Delta twin tunnels project violates key parts of the Delta...

East Contra Costa Firefighters Assist Elderly Female Fall Victim, Water Her Plants

According to the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District, Engine 94 of Knightsen ran a call for an elderly female who had fallen outside...

Contra Costa Fire Chief Talks Fire Services, Reducing Aid to East Contra Costa Fire

On Thursday, Contra Costa Fire Chief Jeff Carman spoke to the Antioch Rotary Club about the fire district and a variety of issues facing...

Oakley: Vegetation Fire Shuts Down E. Cypress Road

At 9:23 am Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vegetation fire along E. Cypress Road in...

Oakley: 2-Year-Old Airlifted to Hospital After Fall From Bunk Bed

At 8:31 pm Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a 2-year-olf fall victim from a bunk bed...

Byron: Man Run Over by Water Truck Airlifted to Local Hospital

At 9:06 am Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a pedestrian who was run over by a...