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...

Tuesday: New Pittsburg Minor League Baseball Team to Host Home Opener

The Pittsburg Mettle will kick off their home opener at the newly renovated City Park in Pittsburg at 7:00 pm Tuesday where they will...

Thursday: Pittsburg Set for Green Footprint Festival

The City of Pittsburg will host the Green Footprint Festival on Thursday, June 12th in Small World Park. The event will run from 11...

Pittsburg School District Announces Appointment of New Superintendent

The Pittsburg Unified School District Board of Trustees is delighted to announce that a finalist for the position of Superintendent of Pittsburg Unified School...

Pittsburg: $250,000 Grant Awarded for After-School Program

PITTSBURG -- On May 12, 2014 the California Department of Education released the funding results for the fiscal year 2014-15 21st Learning Center High...

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: CONFIRE Prevents Vegetation Fire from Reaching Maya Cinemas

At 8:16 pm Friday, Contra Costa County Units responded to a vegetation fire that threatened the Maya Cinemas in Pittsburg. Units arrived on scene to...

Man Arrested After Pursuit Ends in Vehicle Accident in Pittsburg Tuesday Morning

Casey Beck, 25,  of Antioch was arrested and booked on multiple charges after a police pursuit that ended in a vehicle accident at...

Pittsburg Shooting Leaves Oakley Man in Critical Condition

At 2:11 am this morning, Pittsburg Police officers responded to Sierra Drive near Railroad Avenue for a shooting. The victim, 39 year old Oakley...