October 7-11: Pittsburg Police Calls For Service

The following is a sampling Pittsburg Police Incident Summary between October 7-11 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Armed Robbery 10/12 – 100 Block...

Mt. Diablo Recycling Raises $25k For ALS, Hosts Ice Bucket Challenge

More than 450 people joined Mt. Diablo Recycling in Pittsburg on Sunday October 12 to raise more than $25,000 and do the ice bucket...

Sept. 30 – Oct. 4: Pittsburg Police Calls For Service

The following is a sampling Pittsburg Police Incident Summary between September 30 through October 4 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Auto Burglary 9/30...

Pittsburg: Man Suspected of Leaving Behind Explosive Device Arrested

On Sunday September 28th, a suspicious item was located in the 1500 Block of Somers Street (Several flares wrapped together with rifle rounds).  This...

Sept. 23-28: Pittsburg Police Calls For Service

The following are a sampling Pittsburg Police Incident Summary between September 23 -28 which focus on the higher priority responses. Armed Robbery 9/24 – Atlantic Plaza 9/26...

Pittsburg PD: Shelter in Place Ordered Due to Explosive Device

There is a Shelter in Place emergency in Central Ave and MacArthur Ave area of Pittsburg due to controlled detonation of an explosive device. People...

Sept. 16 – 20: Pittsburg Police Calls For Service

The following are a sampling Pittsburg Police Incident Summary between September 9 -14 which focus on the higher priority responses. Due to the high...

Pittsburg: Pedestrian Killed After Walking and Dancing Around on Highway 4

PITTSBURG - Last night, September 18, 2014 at around 11:51 pm, CHP Golden Gate Gate Communications Center received numerous 911 calls regarding a male...

Sept. 9 – 14: Pittsburg Police Calls For Service

The following are a sampling Pittsburg Police Calls For Service between September 9 -14 which focus on the higher priority responses. ASSAULT W/ DEADLY WEAPON 9/9...

Tri Delta Transit Routes On Detour During Pittsburg Seafood Festival

Due to scheduled road closures for the Pittsburg Seafood Festival, Route 387 and weekend route 394 will be on detour starting at 6am on...

Update: Pittsburg Police Arrest Bay Point Man in Fatal Hit and Run

On Sunday August 31st, 2014, Michelle Braz was struck and killed by a vehicle as she pushed a cart on the sidewalk of Willow...

Pittsburg Police Looking for Driver in Deadly Hit and Run

Just before 7pm Sunday, Pittsburg Police officers responded to a vehicle collision involving a pedestrian on Willow Pass Road near Mountain View Avenue. As...

Pittsburg Police Welcome New Officers

The Pittsburg Police Department have four new officers who were sworn in today. The officers are (L-R) Officer Raquel Ramirez, Officer Angelica Valles, Officer...

Pittsburg: CONFIRE Responds to Second Alarm Kitchen Fire at Carl’s Jr

At 8:55 am Saturday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a reported fire at Carls Jr. on Century Blvd. in Pittsburg. Upon arrival,...

Coast Guard Rescues Three Aboard Overdue Jet Ski Near Pittsburg

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Coast Guard received a report of an overdue jet ski with three persons onboard in the vicinity of Pittsburg, Calif.,...

Pittsburg DMV Office Closed for Repairs Until Sept. 29

The California Department of Motor Vehicles announced that the Pittsburg DMV office will be closed July 11 through September 29 for repairs. Customers are...

Firefighters Battle Two-Alarm Condo Fire in Pittsburg

At 5:32 pm Monday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters responded to two-alarm fire at a Pittsburg condominium complex on Meadowbrook Ave. Upon arrival,...

Photos: Big Rig Crashes into Sound Wall on Highway 4

On Monday evening at 8:10 pm, emergency crews responded to Highway 4 just passed Bailey Road after a big rig struck the sound...

CONFIRE: Three Arrested, 2,500 Pounds of Fireworks Seized

On June 26, the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Fire Investigation’s Unit and Pittsburg Police Department Detectives arrested three subjects in Pittsburg...

City of Pittsburg Votes 5-0 to Ban Public Use of E-Cigarettes

In a 5-0 vote Monday, the Pittsburg City Council moved to ban the use of e-cigarettes and other types of smoking devices to its...