April 28: Pittsburg Set for Civic Pride Day

The City of Pittsburg and Pittsburg Unified School District has partnered for the 2nd Annual Civic Pride Day on Saturday April 28, 2018. The...

Contra Costa Serial Arsonist Sentenced to 19-Years in State Prison

On Friday, James Bishop of Pittsburg was sentenced to 19 years in state prison after he was convicted of 31 arson related felonies by...

Pittsburg: BART Police Catch Suspect After Pursuit, Residential Burglary

On February 28 at 4:20 pm, BART police officers detained a suspect for fare evasion at the Pittsburg-Bay Point station after he fled from...

Updated: 1 Dead After Highway 4 Shooting in Pittsburg, Another Injured

At 10:50 am, Contra Costa firefighters responded to a report of medical emergency on Highway 4 near Railroad. Upon arrival, Contra Costa Fire Battalian Chief...

Today: Pittsburg Library Grand Reopening Bash

You're invited to the Grand Reopening celebration and Ribbon Cutting ceremony at the newly remodeled Pittsburg Library. The Pittsburg Library expansion includes a new community room and...

Pittsburg: Victim Carjacked at Gunpoint Saturday Morning

BART Police reported Saturday morning that just after 4:00 am a victim was carjacked at gunpoint. According to police, the victim flagged down a BART...

July 10-16: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between July 10-16 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Assault –...

July 14-27: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following are police calls between July 14-27 per the Pittsburg Police Department. These calls focus on the higher priority calls over the past...

Jan. 27- Feb. 1: Pittsburg Police Incident Summary Report

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between Jan. 27 - Feb. 1 which focuses on the higher priority...

Aug. 26 – Sept. 1: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between August 26-September 1 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Assault...

East Bay Couple Arrested for Drugs, Loaded Handgun and Stolen Property at Sonoma Casino

The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office announced that an East Bay couple were arrested for possession of stolen property, drugs and a loaded gun at...

Pittsburg Police Arrest Junior High Student in Possession of Firearm on Campus

On Tuesday morning, the Pittsburg Police Department arrested a student from Hillview Junior High student after they were found in possession of a handgun...

Reminder: Applications for DOW CAPS Grant Closes September 18

Pittsburg, CA — The Dow Chemical Company Community Advisory Panel (CAP) announces the open application period to its Grant Program. This year, Dow will...

Pittsburg Police: Attempted Homicide Suspect Arrested

At 9am this morning, the Pittsburg police department along with other local and state agencies arrested Keni Thompson at a residence on J Street...

Pittsburg Police Investigating Murder in Parking Lot of Chevron Gas Station

Just after 1:00 PM today, Pittsburg Police Officers responded to the Chevron Gas Station (1325 California Avenue) for a shooting that had just occurred in...

Pittsburg: Firefighters Respond to Homeless Encampment Fire

At 4:23 am Tuesday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of smoke and flames coming from the area of 2100 block of...

May 26-June 1: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following are police calls between May 26 through June 1 per the Pittsburg Police Department. These calls focus on the higher priority calls.   Assault...

Pittsburg Police Nab Driver Going 113-MPH With Child in Vehicle

The Pittburg Police Department shared a photograph of officers stopping a vehicle traveling 113-mph on Highway 4 during the evening commute. The incident occurred Thursday...

Man Stabbed Sunday Afternoon at Pittsburg-Bay Point BART

BART Police are continuing to investigating a stabbing which occurred Sunday afternoon at the Pittsburg Bay Point station which briefly stopped service. According to BART...

Pittsburg: Vehicle Versus Bicyclist Accident Closes Portion of Railroad Ave

At 7:08 am Tuesday, Contra Costa County firefighters and Pittsburg Police responded to a report of a vehicle versus bicyclist on Railroad Avenue near...