A Pittsburg man has been arrested and charged with felony arson for allegedly setting more than 50 fires in eastern Contra Costa County over the past two years, authorities said.
State regulators have fined a California water company $1 million and ordered $9.5 million in refunds to customers who were overcharged by the utility.
East Bay Regional Park District police are asking for the public’s help in finding the person responsible for a sexual assault that occurred on a trail in Bay Point in late November.
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A man was shot and killed by a woman in the East Bay community of Bay Point on Saturday afternoon, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office.
Firefighters in Contra Costa County fought several small grass fires and a house fire overnight, a fire dispatcher said.
A judge in Martinez on Friday found that repeat sex offender Carey Verse was no longer a sexually violent predator and ordered him released from a state mental hospital.
A man was killed in Bay Point early Monday morning in an officer-involved shooting, Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said.
An 18-year-old Pittsburg man was arrested early Monday morning in connection with a shooting in Bay Point on Sunday night, Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said Tuesday.
A judge ordered convicted sex offender Cary Verse back to Coalinga State Hospital Friday for violating the very strict terms of his parole.