November 4-10: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between November 4-10 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. In...

Overturned Vehicle Crash Shuts Down 3-Lanes of Westbound Highway 4

At 2:39 pm Saturday, Contra Costa County Fire and CHP responded to a report of a two vehicle crash westbound Highway 4 between Bailey...

Pittsburg Unified School District to Close Schools Friday Due to Air Quality

In an email Thursday afternoon, the Pittsburg Unified School District announced that they would be closing schools on Friday, November 16, due to poor...

Oct. 28 – Nov. 3: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between October 28 through November 3 which focuses on the higher priority...

Destination Wedding at Pittsburg’s California Theatre

The Contra Costa Clerk-Recorder’s Destination Wedding program will take center stage later this month at Pittsburg’s picturesque California Theater. In partnership with the City...

Pittsburg City Manager Announces Retirement

Pittsburg, CA – City Manager Joe Sbranti announced today that he intends to retire on December 31, 2018, after 22 years of service with...

Contra Costa Firefighters Perform Confined Space Search in Pittsburg

On Sunday at approximately 1:30 pm, Contra Costa County Fire responded to a report of a fire in the underground storm water drainage system According...

October 21-27: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between October 21-27 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. In...

Pittsburg Resident Pleads Guilty To Making False Statements To The FBI

Defendant Admits Concocting Stories That Ex-Girlfriend and Her Brother Were Planning A High School Shooting   SAN FRANCISCO – Moses Orozco pleaded guilty today to making...

Oct. 14–20: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between October 14-20 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Battery 10/15...

Pittsburg: Bicyclist Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle on Railroad Ave

The Pittsburg Police Department reports at 11:26 PM Friday, officers responded to a vehicle versus bicyclist collision at the intersection of Railroad Ave and...
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Pittsburg Police Release Body Cam Video of Officer Involved Shooting

The following was released today by the Pittsburg Police Department regarding an incident earlier this week where officers shot and killed a man. Police released...

Firefighters Battle Early Morning House Fire in Pittsburg

At 3:20 am Friday, Contra Costa County Firefighters responded to a report of a residential structure fire in the 4300 block of Oakdale Pl...

CONFIRE: 3 Pittsburg Residents Arrested in Connection With Antioch KFC Arson

CONCORD, CALIF. – Contra Costa County Fire Protection District (Con Fire) announced today the arrests of three suspects in the commercial structure fire that...

Man Who Took Wife and Child Hostage in Pittsburg, Leads Police on Pursuit, Shot...

The Pittsburg Police Department released information on an incident that took place around 8:00 pm Monday which blocked off W 10th Street in for...

Updated: Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Pittsburg Fatal Hit and Run Crash

At 4:39 am Saturday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters and police responded to a report of a vehicle crash at Buchanan Road...

October 7-13: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between October 7-13 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Arson 10/13...

Pittsburg Police Announce Homicide Arrest

The Pittsburg Police Department announced the arrest of a 43-year-old man in connection with an October 13 homicide. The incident took place at 2:00 am...

Updated: Bay Point Residents Given “All Clear” to Return Home

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District and the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office evacuated residents Wednesday evening in Bay Point due to a fire...

Pittsburg School District Superintendent Issues Statement on Thursday Closure of Willow Cove Elementary

With a threat of an explosion of a natural gas line, the following statement was issued by the Pittsburg Unified School District on the...