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Walnut Creek CPA Convicted Of Tax Fraud

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal jury convicted Marc Howard Berger Wednesday of three counts of aiding and abetting the filing of a false tax...

Off Duty Officer Injured in Motorcycle Crash on Vasco Road

At 4:22 pm Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vehicle versus motorcycle crash on Vasco...

Update: Westbound Highway 4 in Pittsburg Reopens After 6 Vehicle Crash

At 12:24 pm, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle crash in the area of westbound Highway 4...

Thursday: East Contra Costa Fire to Host Strategic Planning Session

After a hosting a series of Town Hall Meetings, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District will host a strategic planning session on Thursday,...

Walnut Creek: Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Structure Fire in Rossmoor, $140k in Damages

At 2:46 pm, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a report of structure fire in the 2600 block of Saklan Indian Drive...

Brentwood: Highway 4 Lane Closures Set for this Weekend, New Lanes to Open Up

The Contra Costa County Transportation Authority announced today that there will be upcoming lane closures on the Balfour Interchange project in Brentwood on Highway...

Ruehlig Announces Run for Contra Costa County Board of Education

The following was submitted by Antioch School Board Trustee Walter Ruehlig who is announcing a run for Contra Costa County Board of Education. CCCBOE...

AMR Contra Costa Receives American Heart Association’s Mission: 2018 Lifeline EMS Gold Plus Recognition...

CONCORD, CALIF. – During the recent Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors monthly assembly meeting, American Medical Response in Contra Costa County was officially...

Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors Appoints New Health Officer

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors appointed Dr. Christopher Farnitano as the new County Health Officer at its July 10, 2018 meeting. The...

Bethel Island: Man Crushed by Horse Airlifted to Local Hospital

On Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a man who fell off his horse and then crushed...

Firefighters Perform Water Rescue Near Holland Tract After Boat Crashes into Levee

At 12:37 pm Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and the California Highway Patrol responded to a report of a boat crash in...

First Signs of West Nile Virus of the Year in Contra Costa Found in...

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District is reporting seven chickens from the District's sentinel chicken flock on Holland Tract, near...

Martinez City Manager Announces Retirement

On Friday, Martinez City Manager Brad Kilger announced that he will be retiring in January of 2019. Kilger was hired in June of 2016. Here...

Letter: ECCFPD Board Member Says “Reallocation Gang” Should Seek Initiative or Run for Office

The following was submitted by Brentwood resident and East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Director Steve Smith. During the Month of June, the East Contra...

San Ramon Police Seek Attempted Armed Robbery Suspect

The San Ramon Police Department are seeking a suspect in a bank robbery that occurred today just after 1:03 pm. Police say a subject entered...

Danville Police Seek Bank Robbery Suspect

Danville Police announced Thursday that they are seeking a suspect in connection with the Thursday morning armed robbery of First Republic Bank. Police Chief Allan...

Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office Terminates Contract with ICE to Hold Detainees

On Tuesday afternoon, Sheriff David Livingston announced the end of the contract with ICE and within the next 120-days, the West County Detention Center...

Rep. DeSaulnier’s Statement on Cancellation of ICE Contract at West County Detention Facility

Richmond, CA – Congressman DeSaulnier (CA-11) issued the following statement after the Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office announced it will cancel its contract with U.S....

Brentwood: Balfour Interchange Roadwork Will Result in Full Lane Closures on Highway 4

The Contra Costa Transportation Authority has announced roadwork on the Balfour Interchange Project will result in full closures of Highway 4 beginning Monday night. The...

Clayton: Firefighters Contain 5 Acre Vegetation Fire on Marsh Creek Road

At 1:55 pm Sunday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was battling a vegetation fire in the 16700 block of Marsh Creek Road at...