The Contra Costa County coroner’s office Thursday identified a man who died following a motorcycle collision on Tuesday evening in Antioch as 29-year-old Mark Brandon Jr.
Sheriff’s deputies serving a restraining order shot and killed an armed suspect in Antioch Tuesday afternoon, according to a Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman.
Disappointment turned into joy for an Antioch man who purchased Powerball ticket that won him over a million dollars after a store didn’t have the Scratchers he wanted.
Buchanan Smoke Shop & More at 2329 Buchanan Rd. in Antioch sold the lucky ticket and will receive a bonus of $7,152.
A resident distressed about the state of crime in Antioch plans to launch his second attempt on Tuesday to recall Mayor Wade Harper.
Thor, a retired Antioch police dog that worked with the department for more than a decade died Tuesday, according to an organization devoted to law enforcement dogs.
Police are investigating the shooting death of a 23-year-old Pittsburg resident in Antioch Sunday afternoon.
The mewing pleas of a frightened kitten were answered Thursday after volunteers safely coaxed the feline from out a storm drain it spent over a week trapped in.
A man was shot and wounded by a homeowner in Antioch Wednesday after he and another suspect allegedly broke into an occupied house, police said.
Two women are in critical condition after their vehicle suddenly veered into oncoming traffic and collided with another car in Antioch Sunday night, police said.