Feb 9 – 14: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between February 9-14 according to information provided by Oakley Police. Auto Burglary 2/9...

Oakley Library Committee Announces Matching Grant for Measure “K” Outreach Campaign

OAKLEY, (CA) – The New Oakley Library and Community Learning Center Committee says EveryLibrary is offering a generous matching $1,000 grant to support their...

May 14: Community Celebration of Marsh Creek Watershed

The Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed invite the public to come explore Marsh Creek and the Delta shoreline.  Residents will get a chance to...

Oakley Police Tase Suspect Resisting Arrest, Wanted on Multiple Warrants

On June 9 at approximately 11:40 pm, Oakley Police Officers took a man into custody who was wanted on multiple warrants and resisting arrest. Police...

Oakley: Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Amtrak Train

At 3:24 pm Thursday, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to a report of a pedestrian the was struck by a train in Oakley. Oakley Police,...

Sept. 4-10: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between September 4-10 according to information provided by Oakley Police. Battery 9/4...

Letter: Diane Burgis Offers Halloween Safety Tips

Dear Editor: I’m sure everyone is getting tired of this seemingly never-ending election season! As a candidate for Supervisor, I know I am looking forward to...

Tortoise’s Rescued by Firefighters in Oakley After Cage Catches Fire

At 3:04 pm Thursday, East Contra firefighters were dispatched to a report of a fire inside a home in the 1200 block of Fetzer...

Oakley Police Investigating Wednesday Night Shooting

Around 9:30 pm Wednesday, the Oakley Police Department responded to a report of shots fired at O'Hara Avenue ant Star Street in Oakley. Upon arrival,...

Ross Macumber Named East Contra Costa Fire Battalion Chief

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced the promotion of Ross Macumber to Battalion Chief. He will serve in the position on...

Update: Oakley Police Say Victim Has Died After Stabbing

At 4:04 pm Saturday, the Oakley Police Department responded to a report of an altercation on Main Street at Empire Avenue. Upon arrival, police discovered...

Hook Line & Sinker Set for Customer Appreciation Event

Hook Line & Sinker in Oakley will be hosting their annual customer appreciation event on July 29-30 in downtown Oakley. Located at 3100 Main St,...

ECCFPD Partners With California Fire Foundation to Supply Aid to Victims in Emergency

Brentwood - The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District (ECCFPD) is pleased to announce it will now be able to lend residents a helping...

Oakley Police Officers Association Offers Thank You For Donations

The Oakley Police officers Association offered a thank you message to various companies who donated to their Christmas event. The following message was released by...

Oakley: YMWO Calls for Volunteers to Assist with Citizenship Drive

You, Me, We Oakley! in partnership with the International Institute of the Bay Area will  be hosting a Citizenship Drive on Saturday, March 3rd at the Oakley City Council  Chambers at 3231 Main Street in Oakley. Over 40 residents have registered to receive assistance in confirming their eligibility for U.S. Naturalization and to receive assistance with the application....

Oakley Library Seeks Enthusiastic Summer Reading Teen Volunteers

The Oakley Library is looking for enthusiastic and energetic teens to help library staff with the 2018 Summer Reading Program. Volunteers will help prepare crafts...

Oakley Police Chief Reminds Residents Fireworks are Illegal in Contra Costa

A MESSAGE FROM OAKLEY POLICE CHIEF CHRIS THORSEN ABOUT FIREWORKS July 4th is right around the corner. As in years past, I anticipate some in...

August 5-11: Oakley Police Calls

The following are police calls between August 5-11 per the Oakley Police Department. These focus on the higher priority calls.   Assault w/Deadly Weapon 8/10 –...

Monday: PG&E Venting Natural Gas Line in Oakley

On Monday, October 22, as part of the ongoing improvements to a natural gas system, PG&E plans to vent natural gas from sections of...

Oakley Man Who Made Threats to Freedom HS, Now Faces Child Pornography Charges

Martinez, Calif. – Today, the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office filed an amended complaint against defendant Tristan Curl, which had additional felony charges...