East Contra Costa Cities Preparing Budget Cuts Due to COVID-19 Fiscal Impacts

With an anticipated loss of revenue which will result in a budget gap in the upcoming year, local cities in Contra Costa County are...

March 29-April 4: Oakley Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Oakley Police calls reported between March 29 - April 4 which focuses on the higher priority call...

Updated: Female Shot on Dutch Slough Road, Oakley Man Arrested

At 9:39 pm Monday, law enforcement and East Contra Costa Fire responded to a report of a shooting on Dutch Slough Road near Bethel...

March 8 – 28: Oakley Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Oakley Police Calls over 3-weeks reported between March 8-28 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.*note:...

Local School Districts Send Out Joint Letter as They Move Towards Distance Learning

On Thursday, school districts in Brentwood, Byron, Knightsen and Oakley sent out a joint letter to the community after extension of the Stay-at-Home directive.The...

Oakley: Go-Kart Driver Transported to Hospital After Striking Parked Car

At 4:01 pm Wednesday, the Oakley Police Department and East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a go-kart versus parked...

Update: Arizona Man Leads Police on 3-City Pursuit Before Head-on-Crash With Antioch Officer

On Tuesday afternoon, a pursuit by the Oakley Police Department ended several hours later on Deer Valley Road in the City of Antioch.According to...

SafeWise Ranks Oakley 16th Safest City in California, Brentwood at 81 and Antioch at...

On March 9, SafeWise issued its California 50 Safest Cities List of 2020 where Danville (1) and San Ramon (7) remain in the top...

Oakley Park and Ride Public Information Meeting Cancelled, Moves to Virtual Format

Due to the shelter in place, Tri Delta Transit have canceled the in-person public information meeting scheduled for April 6, 2020 and April 7,...

Letter to Editor: Lost Pets are Never Finders Keepers

During a recent trip to the Oakley post office, I came across a big handsome husky dog running loose near Main Street. Fearing for...

Oakley: Firefighters Battle Detached Garage Fire

At 1:25 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a detached garage fire in the 2300 block...

East Contra Costa Cities Respond to COVID-19 With Local Emergency Declaration

On Monday, cities across East Contra Costa County including Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley and Pittsburg all declared a local emergency. The move will allow each...

Oakley School District to Return to School on April 8 at Earliest, Food Program...

On Monday, the Oakley Union Elementary School District Superintendent Greg Hetrick announced that students will not return to school until April 8 at the...

March 1-7: Oakley Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Oakley Police Calls over the past month reported between March 1-7 which focuses on the higher priority...

Law Enforcement Issue 60 Citations, Tow 55 Vehicles During Saturday Night Sideshow

The Antioch Police Department announced that on March 7, they issued nearly 60 citations with 55 towed vehicles and 3 arrests after multiple sideshows...
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Video: Firefighters Battle RV Fire on Grant Road in Oakley

At 12:50 pm Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of an RV on fire in the 3100 block...
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Updated: One Dead in Oakley House Fire Friday Night

At 5:42 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a house fire in the 500 block of...

Updated: Oakley Police Locate Missing Child in Denver Airport

The Oakley Police Department is currently working a kidnapping incident where a parent took the child from Gehringer Elementary School in the City of...

Antioch-Oakley: Power Restored to 5,100 PG&E Customers

At 12:19 pm Monday, a power outage was impacting 5,125 PG&E customers in the City of Antioch and City of Oakley.At 11:59 am, the...

Oakley: Driver Airlifted After Vehicle Crash at St. Anthony’s Church

At 11:07 am Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle crash at O’Hara avenue at W....