Oakley: Motorcycle Crash on Highway 4 Injures Two Saturday Morning

At 8:13 am Saturday, emergency crews responded to a report of a motorcycle crash on eastbound Highway 4 with two riders down. Upon arrival, firefighters...

Oakley Police Chief Reminds Residents Fireworks are Illegal in Contra Costa

A MESSAGE FROM OAKLEY POLICE CHIEF CHRIS THORSEN ABOUT FIREWORKS July 4th is right around the corner. As in years past, I anticipate some in...

Oakley: Homeless Start 5-Acre Vegetation Fire

On Saturday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vegetation fire that broke out near Main Street and Rose...

Hook, Line and Sinker Hosts Ocean Fishing Trip June 20

Hook, Line & Sinker will be hosting their next Ocean Trip for Rockfish with Captain Allen Chin, on the Tigerfish on June 20, 2018. The...

Oakley City Council to Discuss Salary Ranges, Benefits for Staff on Tuesday

On Tuesday, the Oakley City Council will decide whether or not to approve amendments to the 2018-19 Compensation and Benefits Program as well as...

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...

Oakley: 5 Injured in Vehicle Crash on Main Street

At 8:41 pm Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle crash in the 5600 block of Main...

East Contra Costa Fire Reports Average May Response Time at 8:21 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of May they had 677 service calls with an average response time...

Oakley: Koda Dog Park Opening Day is June 30

The City of Oakley is inviting the community to join them for the Grand Opening of Koda Dog Park on Saturday, June 30 at...

Volta: Honorary Diploma’s to be Offered to Three Families of Deceased Students

After a parent for a deceased Freedom High School student took to social media saying Freedom High School would not allow their request to...

Electrical Fire Leads to Discovery of Marijuana Grow House in Oakley

At 9:43 pm Wednesday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to the 1600 block of Sycamore Drive in the City of Oakley on...

Oakley Library Summer Programs Starting June 12

Adventure awaits you at the Oakley Library with Contra Costa County Library’s Summer Reading Program. This year's theme is "Reading Takes You Everywhere," June...

Oakley’s Farmers Market Launches Saturday

The City of Oakley will host a certified Farmers Market starting Saturday, June 2nd in the City of Oakley Civic Center parking lot. The...

House Fire Destroys Oakley Home

At 8:26 am Wednesday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a house on fire on Rose Avenue in...

Oakley Union Elementary School District Issues Warning After Man Approaches Student

The Oakley Union Elementary School District issued a warning Wednesday after a suspicious circumstance took place at Delta Vista Middle School. According to Superintendent Greg...

Updated Oakley Police Identify Burglary Suspects, 1 Suspect Outstanding

On May 11th, 2018 at approximately 12 a.m. four suspects were involved in break ins at storage units of Premier Self Storage, 2150 Main...

Oakley Police Seek Assistance in Armed Robbery Case

The Oakley Police Department is seeking assistance from the public in solving an armed robbery that occurred on Main Street on May 15. According to...

Oakley Police Chief Talks On Street Parking

The following information was released by Oakley Police Chief Thorsen The police Department often receives calls regarding parking on the street. The calls vary from...

Oakley Parks Water Spray Features Now Active Through Labor Day

The City of Oakley Parks Division opened its water spray features over Memorial Day weekend which will be open from May 26 to through...

May 13-19: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between May 13-19. These focus on the higher priority calls.   Armed Robbery ...