Walnut Creek: Man Shot and Killed Early Saturday Morning

Early this morning at 1:28 AM our officers heard sounds of gunfire coming from Locust Street. Our Communications Center also began to receive calls...

Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California 2016 Legislative Scorecard

On Monday, Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California (PPAC) released its 2016 Legislative Scorecard for members of the California State Senate and State Assembly.The scorecard...

CONFIRE Votes to Reduce Aid to Neighboring Fire Districts

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Updated: Firefighters Battle Vegetation Fire Near Tilden Park

Firefighters from several local agencies are fighting vegetation fire in the East Bay Hills near Tilden Park off Grizzly Peak and Fish Ranch roads...

Central Labor Council Announces Board Elections

Our friends over at the Central Labor Council of Contra Costa County announced their election results to fill spots on their Executive Board, Trustees,...

Pleasant Hill: Lock Down Ordered As Police Search for Armed Suspect

Pleasant Hill Police are searching the area of Crescent Dr. and Boyd Rd. for a man wearing a bullet proof vest. The incident began...

Concord Police Say Murder Suspect on the Run After Woman’s Body Found in Pond

Concord, Ca --  On Monday, May 16, 2016, at 2:36 AM, CPD officers responded to Newhall Park for the report of a body in...

CASE Seizes Machine Gun with Grenade Launcher During Operation

Earlier this year, the CASE Team received a tip and launched an investigation into a person who allegedly obtained Glock conversion switches. When installed,...

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...

Update: Power Restored After Outages Knock Out Power to 20,000 Customers

A power outage in both Bay Point and Concord has knocked out power to nearly 20,000 people according to PG&E.PG&E says the outage in...

August 21: Solar Eclipse Schedule

The National Weather Service has provided a timeline for today's solar eclipse which begins at 9:01 am.The peak time will be around 10:15 am and...

Grand Jury Accusation Filed Against County Assessor Gus Kramer for “Willful or Corrupt Misconduct”

Martinez, Calif. – Today, the Contra Costa County District Attorney Office’s filed a Grand Jury Accusation against Contra Costa County Assessor Gus Kramer for...

ATF Rules Arson in Three-Alarm Fire in Concord, $55 Million in Damages

Fire destroys 5-story apt. complex under construction causing $55 million in damageCONCORD, California. – The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ (ATF) National...

Updated: All Lanes Open After SIGALERT on Eastbound Highway 4 Cancelled

At 4:17 am Saturday, a SIGALERT on eastbound Highway 4 at Willow Pass Road was cancelled after an earlier vehicle crash involving five vehicles.The...

Richmond Man Charged for Sex Trafficking an Underage Girl

Martinez, Calif. – On July 17, 2019, 34-year-old Richmond resident Mychal Duane Nelson was charged by the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office in...

Update: Vasco Road Construction Cancelled Tonight, Resumes Friday

The night paving scheduled for tonight, September 17, 2015, has been cancelled due to problems with the availability of paving material from the plant. ...

Martinez: Two Teens Killed During Vehicle Collision on Franklin Canyon Road

Two teenage girls were killed Sunday morning around 3:00 am when the Toyota Solara, they were passengers in, traveled off the road and into...

Antioch Man Found Guilty of Attempted Murder of Two Antioch Police Officers

Martinez, Calif. – On February 6, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant Mario Serrano of Antioch guilty of 13 counts, including the attempted...

Byron: Man Airlifted by Medical Helicopter After Rollover Crash on Byron Highway

At 5:36 pm Tuesday, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to Byron Highway near Hope Way in Byron for a report of a vehicle rollover...

BART Police Release Photo of Lafayette Stabbing Suspect

BART Police Department detectives have been actively investigating the assault that took place at the Lafayette BART Station Sunday morning and have discovered the...