February 12-18: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between February 12-18 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Assault –...

Pittsburg Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

About 7:45 Wednesday evening, Pittsburg Police officers responded to a report of a shooting on Atlantic Ave off Harbor St. Officers arrived and found a...

Updated: East Contra Costa Road Closures

As of 9:17 pm Monday, here is a list of East Contra Costa road closures as the area is under flood and wind warnings. Antioch...

Pittsburg: Victim Carjacked at Gunpoint Saturday Morning

BART Police reported Saturday morning that just after 4:00 am a victim was carjacked at gunpoint. According to police, the victim flagged down a BART...

Pittsburg: Black Diamond High School Recognized as Model Continuation High School

Pittsburg, CA -- Pittsburg Unified School District has received notification from the California Department of Education (CDE) congratulating Black Diamond High School for being...

February 5-11: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between February 5-11 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Assault –...

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...

Pittsburg: Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck by Train

At 3:45 PM Tuesday, Pittsburg Police officers responded to Loveridge Road north of Pittsburg-Antioch Highway for a train that had collided with a pedestrian. BNSF...

Pittsburg Police Provide Update on Hoka, Puppy Who Was Scalped

On Friday, the Pittsburg Police Department provided an update on Hoka, a puppy that was scalped from ear to ear. Hoka was brought into a...

Campolindo Earns East Bay Regional Academic Decathlon Title, Freedom Takes 3rd Place

PLEASANT HILL, Calif. – At last night’s energy-filled Academic Decathlon Awards Reception, it was announced that Campolindo High School (Moraga) won the 2017 East...

Jan 29 – Feb 4: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between January 29 through February 4 which focuses on the higher priority...

Pittsburg: Pedestrian in Stable Condition After Being Struck by Vehicle

Just before 6:00 am Tuesday morning, Pittsburg Police officers responded to Willow Pass Road near Nantucket Drive for a vehicle that had struck a...

Pittsburg: House Choice Voucher Program Wait List Opening Online Lottery

The City of Pittsburg Housing Authority will accept “on-line” applications for the Housing Choice Voucher program wait list (also known as Section 8), beginning...

Pittsburg Police Investigating Shooting, 1 Dead

Just after 6:00 pm Wednesday, Pittsburg Police officers responded to the 2200 block of Leland Court for a shooting call. When officers arrived on scene...

Pittsburg Boys Club Plans Summer Lunch of Youth Services, Seeks Partners

On Saturday, February 4, the Pittsburg Boys Club, Inc.  (formerly known as the East County Boys and Girls Club) is planning for its grand...

Pittsburg: Generator at Delta Energy Center Catches Fire

At 3:43 pm Sunday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a generator on fire at the Delta Energy Center. Located in the...

Pittsburg: Sheriff’s CASE Team Seizes Weapons

On Thursday, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced the arrest of two people in connection with alleged illegal gun sales. After a...

January 15-21: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between January 15-21 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Assault –...

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...

Pittsburg: Electrical Fire Results in Discovery of Small Marijuana Grow

At 5:07 am Saturday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a residential structure fire in the 1700 block of Bridlewood Dr...