Danville Police Ask for Public’s Help in Identifying Burglary Suspects

The Danville Police Department are looking for three in connection with vehicle burglaries earlier this month at a Danville park. Police are asking for...

July 1: CHP Announces DUI Checkpoint

MARTINEZ, CA – The Contra Costa Area office of the California Highway Patrol will be conducting a “Sobriety Checkpoint” starting on  Friday, July 1,...

Jan 2: BART to Increase Fines for Parking Violations

Starting January 2, Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) will be increasing their fines for those violating parking rules. The BART Board of Directors voted earlier...

Newton, Oreta, Shrader, Decker, Sorensen Take Antioch Speedway Wins

Antioch, CA -- Shannon Newton won his third 20 lap All Star Series Wingless Spec Sprint Main Event Saturday night at Antioch Speedway. Newton and...

Elections Division Receives National Award for Accessibility Program

The Contra Costa Elections Division has been presented a prestigious Professional Practices Program Award by the National Association of Election Officials (Election Center) for...

Decoy Operations: Oakley Liquor Store Loses Alcohol License

During the month of April, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff conducted operations at establishments that sell alcohol which resulted in an...

CHP Investigating Fatal Vehicle Crash in Pleasant Hill

On Saturday at about 10:14am, Contra Costa CHP was advised of a two vehicle traffic collision on southbound Taylor Blvd, just north of Withers...

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...

San Pablo Resident Found Guilty of Kidnapping & Attempted Rape; Cold Case DNA Match...

Martinez, Calif. – Daniel Betancourt Jr. of San Pablo, California was found guilty by a Contra Costa County jury for the kidnapping for rape...

Sheriffs Office: Be a Saint, Drive Sober

St. Patrick’s Day is One of the Deadliest Days of the Year Because of Drunk Driving The Contra Costa County Avoid the 25 anti-DUI task...

AAA Offers Tipsy Tow Service for 4th of July

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. –  Don’t lose your freedom on Independence Day. If you have too much fun during your 4th of July celebration, and...

ECCFPD: May Response Times Average 7:57 Minutes

With East Contra Costa Fire Protection District fire closing stations in early May, the Districts average response time increased to 7:57 minutes where they...

Law Enforcement Agencies Set For Distracted Driving Enforcement Operations

East Contra Costa County Law Enforcement Agencies announced Monday that with April being Distracted Driving Awareness month, they will be conducting Distracted Driving Enforcement...

East Contra Costa Fire Announce Promotions of Auzenne and Macumber

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced during their Fire Board meeting that Craig Auzenne and Ross Macumber will now become...

Contra Costa Health Provides Summer Weather Tips

Heat-related deaths and illness are preventable yet annually many people succumb to extreme heat. People suffer heat-related illness when their bodies can't compensate and...

Video: Sunday Conversation With Mortgage Ninja Stephanie Whiting

On this episode, we spoke with Mortgage Ninja Stephanie Whiting of Movement Mortgage who discussed good credit vs. bad credit, getting a mortgage, provided...

Parolee at large James G. Beldin Captured in Walnut Creek, PD Credits Social Media

Parolee at large James G. Beldin was captured in Walnut Creek at 1:22 PM today, less than 24 hours after our request for help...

CONFIRE Announces Aerial Firefighting Grant from California Fire Foundation and PG&E

$12,500 Grant to Purchase Additional Aerial Firefighting Bucket for Fire-Vulnerable Wildland-Urban Interface Areas CONCORD, CALIF – Contra Costa County Fire Protection District (Con Fire)...

Brentwood: Balfour Road Closures Set for Feb 6-9

The Contra Costa County Transportation Authority announced that road work will begin on Balfour Road Tuesday night and continue through Saturday morning which will...

Tongson: A look at Upcoming Community Events

Residents of East County and surrounding communities can look forward to an abundance of festivities and celebrations in anticipation of the 4th of July...