An Antioch business owner accused of trying to hire a hit man to attack a former employee allegedly plotted to have the man’s genitals and tongue cut off as part of a brutal torture plan, a prosecutor said Thursday.
A man was arrested for driving under the influence after crashing into a car and light pole and fleeing the scene in Antioch on Friday night.
Baseball coaches at a school in Antioch have been placed on unpaid administrative leave, over allegations they set a bad example in front of students.
Two men and a woman were arrested in Antioch early Wednesday morning after leading police on a chase that ended in a multi-car crash that sent one person to the hospital, according to police.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a killing that occurred in Oakley on Sunday morning, authorities said Monday.
Fireboats and helicopters joined a battle to extinguish an out-of-control fire Tuesday that prompted the evacuation of Kimball Island.
A fire at a home in Antioch on Monday night revealed a large indoor marijuana grow, a fire inspector said Tuesday.
A man suspected of abducting a 7-year-old girl in Antioch Friday after following her and her mother home from a nearby Walmart has been charged with kidnapping and sex offenses, Antioch police said.
An employee at a Target store in Pittsburg has been credited for helping authorities find a man accused of kidnapping a 7-year-old girl from her Antioch home last week.
Police arrested a 43-year-old Antioch man in connection with the armed abduction of 7-year-old Natalie Calvo in Antioch on Friday night.