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CHP: One Dead In Vehicle Collision Near Buchanan Field Airport

The California Highway Patrol says one person died in a vehicle crash in unincorporated Contra Costa County Monday night. The crash occurred at 10:20 pm...

Bethel Island: Sheriff’s Office Investigating Shooting Death of 75-Year-Old Man

On Sunday at about 7:44 AM, Conta Costa County Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a report of a shooting on the 4000 block of...

Air Quality Advisory Issued in the Bay Area Through Sunday

SAN FRANCISCO – The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is issuing an air quality advisory beginning Friday, August 3, through the weekend in...

5 In A Row: Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thursday

For the fifth day in a row, wood burning is banned both indoors and outdoors on Thursday for the full 24 hours. This is...

Contra Cost County Issues $99.8 Million in Bonds

Significant Interest Savings Achieved and Health Services Department Projects Funded Contra Costa County has closed a $99,810,000 lease revenue bond transaction as the result of...

Danville Police Investigate Murder-Suicide

Danville Police detectives are investigating the deaths of two Danville residents in what is believed to be a murder-suicide. Police Chief Steve Simpkins said at...

Man Dead After Vehicle vs Pedestrian Collision on Kirker Pass Rd. in Concord

A man was killed during a vehicle -vs- pedestrian collision on eastbound Kirker Pass Rd. near the Pavilion around 2:30 this morning, according to...

Antioch: Park Rangers Quick Actions Nets Arson Arrest

On Tuesday, the East Bay Regional Park District announced the arrest of Jesus Israel Reyes-Ambriz, 38, who allegedly started a vegetation fire on the...

Thurmond Introducing Bill That Will Improve the Climate for LGBTQ Students in Schools

Sacramento - Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D- Richmond) is introducing legislation that will provide for the training of educators in support of LGBTQ students. “During a...

Fast Moving 50-Acre Vegetation Fire Prompts Evacuations in City of Martinez

At 3:50 pm Sunday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to a vegetation fire on Alhambra Ave near Forest Way in...

Concord: 26-Year-old Female Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle on Treat Blvd

On March 19, 2017, at approximately 10:46 PM, Concord Police officers were dispatched to the report of a person lying in the roadway of Treat...

New Website and Catalog for Contra Costa County Library

The Contra Costa County Library has a brand new website and catalog. The platform offers an updated look and feel and is mobile responsive...

Contra Costa Health Reports 842 Coronavirus Cases, 12,406 Tested

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa Health Services announced there are now 842 cases of coronavirus resulting in 25 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Public Health Advisory Issued for Fire and Heavy Smoke in Bay Point Sunday Night

At 11:15 pm Sunday, the Contra Costa Health Services issued a public health advisory in Bay Point after a vegetation fire broke out at...

Lafayette City Manager Announces Resignation

On Monday night, Lafayette City Manager Steven Falk announced his resignation during the City Council meeting. Speaking during public moments, Falk said that Monday afternoon...

Groups to Oppose Secession Movement Underway in the Northgate Community

CONCORD  – Northgate Uncapped and The Mount Diablo Peace and Justice Center (MDPJC), along with their network of members and supporters, will gather at the...

Bay Point: “All Clear” Given After Hazmat Scare at Henkel Corporation

At 2:00 pm Saturday, Contra Costa County Fire responded to a report of a possible HAZMAT incident at Henkel Corporation on Willow Pass Road...

Lafayette Parking Officer’s Discovery Triggers High-Speed Pursuit, Antioch Resident Arrested

On Tuesday at about 2:30 PM, an automated license plate reader on a Lafayette police parking enforcement vehicle signaled a hit on a stolen...

Contra Costa Democrats Call on President Obama to Create ‘Loving Day’ National Holiday

PLEASANT HILL, CA, - The Democratic Party of Contra Costa County (DPCCC) announced today that it has joined a national movement to create a...

Board of Supervisors Installs New Leadership Voting in Andersen as Chair, Burgis as Vice...

Martinez, CA - The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors held a swearing-in ceremony for Supervisor Candace Andersen as Board Chair and Supervisor Diane...