Nov. 22-28: Pittsburg Police Incident Summary Report

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between November 22-28 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Assault w/Deadly...

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...

Pittsburg Resident, 13 Others Arrested in Fairfield Human Trafficking Operation

On January 21, 2017, detectives from the Fairfield Police Department’s Investigations Bureau conducted a Human Trafficking Operation in the 2100 block of W Texas...

Kirker Pass Shut Down After Vehicle Hits Pole and Ignites Vegetation Fire

At roughly 5:27 pm Tuesday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a reported vehicle accident that overturned and took out a utility...

Pittsburg: Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Commercial Fire, Possible Arson

Just after 5:00 pm Sunday, Contra Costa County firefighters were dispatched to a report of a commercial structure fire in the 2100 block of...

Pittsburg Police Make Arrest After Series of Monday Morning Armed Robberies

Pittsburg Police announced the arrest of a 27-year-old Bay Point Man after a series of armed robberies that began just after 4:18 am. According to...

More Than 300 Student Athletes Receive Free Comprehensive Cardiac Screenings

Pittsburg, CA – Sutter Health partnered with the Darius Jones Foundation to provide free comprehensive cardiac heart screenings to hundreds of student athletes at...

Toys “R” Us Plans to Close More Than 180 U.S. stores, Including Contra Costa

Toys R Us plans to close up to 182 stores as  part of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization plan, including stores in Brentwood and...

Pittsburg: 1 Man Dead After Shooting on W. 11th Street

Just before 7:00pm Wednesday, Pittsburg Police officers responded to the area of West Street near W. 11th Street for a shooting call. They located...

Pittsburg High Band Disturbed During Performance by Deer Valley Football, Schools Reviewing Incident

During Friday nights Pittsburg High School versus Deer Valley High School football game, video surfaced of pregame activity where Pittburgs band was interrupted by...

Pittsburg: Tickets on Sale for Abalone Benefit Dinner to Support the Arts

The arts in Pittsburg will benefit when the City of Pittsburg, Pittsburg Chamber of Commerce and Pittsburg Entertainment & Arts Hall of Fame celebrate...

Pittsburg Man Identified as Suspect Who Stole $218k from Sears in Concord

Concord, CA - 26-yr-old Kevin Davis Jr. of Pittsburg, was identified as the suspect in this investigation after video surveillance of him entering Sears...

Updated: Pittsburg Man Arrested for Kidnapping and Robbery in Lafayette

On Tuesday at about 1:53 PM, Lafayette police officers were dispatched to a suspicious circumstance at the Chase Bank at 3492 Mt. Diablo Boulevard...

Letter: Pittsburg Councilwoman Supports Jelani Killings For Council

Dear Editor: Please join me in supporting Jelani Killings for Pittsburg City Council. Jelani is an independent voice with a solid plan to empower residents...

Pittsburg: Big Rig Bed Overturns on Loveridge

In Pittsburg, a big rig trailer has overturned and is blocking on-ramp on Loveridge Road to eastbound Highway 4. Traffic delays are expected. The incident...

Breathmobile Comes to East Contra Costa County, First Stop Scheduled for Pittsburg

The Northern California Breathmobile (BMO), a mobile pediatric Asthma clinic is coming to East Contra Costa County, notably Pittsburg, Concord, and Martinez, visiting schools...

Ned’s Auto Body Supply Seeks Help in Identifying Vandals, Thief’s

Neds Auto Body Supply is asking for the public's help in identifying individuals they say vandalized, broke into and looted their Pittsburg and Concord...

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 Unified School District Closing Schools on Thursday Due to Air Quality

The Pittsburg Unified School District has announced they will be closing schools on October 12 due to poor air quality. Superintendent Janet Schulze said in...

Pittsburg Approves First Commercial Cannabis Permit in 4-1 Vote

On Monday, the Pittsburg City Council approved a commercial cannabis permit with Canyon Laboratories, Inc. for a period of 5-years. The approval could result in...