An equipment problem on the tracks has caused major delays Bay Area Rapid Transit service in the East Bay Tuesday afternoon.
A small earthquake with a magnitude of 2.3 struck in Contra Costa County Tuesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
A man was shot and killed in Bay Point on Friday night, a Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said Saturday.
A vegetation fire burned about 40 acres in Bay Point early Saturday morning and took firefighters nearly five hours to control.
A vegetation fire burned about 40 acres in Bay Point early Saturday morning and took firefighters nearly five hours to control, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
An elderly man found dead by firefighters inside a Bay Point home on Tuesday died from natural causes hours before a one-alarm fire broke out at the home, fire and coroner’s officials said today.
A man in his 80s was killed in a house fire in Bay Point Tuesday morning, a fire inspector said.
Fire crews are battling a one-alarm vegetation fire on Willow Pass Road between Pittsburg and Bay Point.
A three-alarm brush fire in Bay Point grew to about 120 acres but was 90 percent contained Thursday evening, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District officials said.
Contra Costa County authorities said a police raid led to one of the county’s biggest weapons seizures in years. Officials said Thursday that officers seized 56 guns, 30,000 rounds of ammunition and an unspecified amount of methamphetamine for sale at a Bay Point home.