May 14-20: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between May 14-20 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Assault –...

Pittsburg: Darkness Suspends Search for Missing Boater, Three Rescued

On Saturday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to an open water rescue outside the Pittsburg Marina around 5:30 pm. They responded to a...

Pittsburg School District Highlights 18% Increase in Graduation Results,14% Decrease in Drop-out Rate

Pittsburg, CA – Superintendent, Dr. Janet Schulze, presented the State of the District to community members and business owners at the CareerLINK event held...

Contra Costa County Fire Investigators Identify Suspect in String of Arson’s

The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office has charged James Bishop III, in connection with a series of vehicle fires in Contra Costa County....

Supervisor Glover Issues Statement on Installation of Highway 4 Surveillance Camera’s

MARTINEZ -- Since Nov. 1, 2015, there have been 87 shootings on Bay Area freeways in which eight people died — all of them...

Pittsburg Police Investigating Home Invasion Robbery

Just before 10:30pm Tuesday night, Pittsburg Police officers responded to a robbery that had just occurred in the 1800 block of Rosa Blanca Drive. The...

Pittsburg: Los Medanos Elementary School Recognized for High Achievement in Student Success

California School Selected for Prestigious Honor Roll Issued By a National Campaign of Business and Education Leaders Pittsburg, CA -- Pittsburg Unified School District announces...

May 15: Pittsburg (Bliss) Park & Ride to Close for Construction, Bus Service Unavailable

BART will be closing the Pittsburg Park & Ride starting Monday, May 15 for construction of the new Pittsburg BART station. The duration of...

Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County Offers Training for Defusing Hatred

Walnut Creek, CA – In light of the increased violence and aggression in our community, our country and our world, the Interfaith Council of...

April 16-22: Pittsburg Police Department

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between April 16-22 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Burglary –...

Brentwood: Marine Recruit Collapses During Exercise Routine, Later Dies at Hospital

BRENTWOOD, CA – It is with great sadness the Brentwood Police Department reports the untimely death of 17-year-old, Marine Recruit Floyd Burrell. On Tuesday, April...

Brentwood Police Seek Assistance in Locating Missing Juvenile

BRENTWOOD, CA – 17 year old Kamryn Bresee was last seen at her Brentwood home during the evening hours of April 19, 2017. She...

April 9 – 15: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between April 9-15 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Assault –...

Update: Pittsburg Police Release Photographs of Suspects Who Shot at Officers

On Tuesday, Pittsburg Police released photographs of Harrison Thomas and Nathaniel Sheppard who shot at police Monday. Both have been charged with an attempted...

Pittsburg: Two Arrested for Attempted Murder of a Police Officer

The Pittsburg Police announced the arrested two men for attempted murder of a police officer. At 4:00 pm Monday, Pittsburg Police Officers followed a stolen...

Updated: BART Returns to Normal Service in East Bay

On Friday afternoon, Bay Area Rapid Transit announced there was delays between North Concord and Pittsburg/Bay Point. A trackside equipment problem is expected to cause...

April 2 – 8: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between April 2-8 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Assault –...

March 26 – April 1: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between March 26  - April 1 which focuses on the higher priority...

April 17: Keller Canyon Mitigation Trust Fund Bidders Conference

For those looking to secure grant funding, there is a MANDATORY Keller Canyon Mitigation Fund Bidders Conference on Monday, April 17, 2017, from 9:00...

Update: 5 People Shot at Pittsburg Birthday Party, Oakley Man Arrested

Just before 11:00PM last night, officers responded to the 100 block of Madoline Street for a shooting call.  Officers located 5 shooting victims, male...