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A Concord police cruiser. (CBS)

Concord Police Investigating City’s First Homicide Of The Year

Police in Concord were investigating a shooting that left a man dead Thursday night.

04/18/2014

A BART train derailed near the North Concord Station. (CBS0

BART Train Derails Near North Concord Station

A BART train derailed near the North Concord station Thursday night, according to a witness.

04/17/2014

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Separate Concord Crashes Caused By Drivers Running Red Lights Blocks Apart

Two separate vehicle crashes occurred within a block of each other as a result of drivers running red lights in the vicinity of Galindo Street in downtown Concord Monday afternoon, a police lieutenant said.

04/14/2014

Steven Hayashi, pit bull attack, dog, grandson killed

Concord Man Sentenced For 2010 Child Pit Bull Mauling

A judge convicted a 55-year-old Concord man whose pit bulls fatally mauled his 2-year-old step-grandson four years ago on charges of child endangerment and involuntary manslaughter.

04/11/2014

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Woman With Kids Arrested In Concord After Alleged Drunken Disturbance On BART

A woman riding Bay Area Rapid Transit with her two young children was arrested on suspicion of child endangerment in Concord on Tuesday night after a fellow passenger reported that she was drunk and causing a disturbance, a BART police lieutenant said.

04/09/2014

Concord Police K-9 Officer Matthew Switzer & Figo (Concord Police Dept.)

Lawyers: Ex-Concord Officer’s Addiction Drove Him To Steal Drugs

A former Concord police officer accused of stealing prescription drugs from seniors allegedly committed the crimes to satisfy his addiction to painkillers after suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, attorneys said Tuesday.

04/08/2014

Concord Police K-9 Officer Matthew Switzer & Figo (Concord Police Dept.)

Concord Police Officer Accused Of Stealing Prescription Drugs From Seniors Resigns

A Concord police officer accused of stealing prescription drugs from seniors resigned from the department on Friday, police Chief Guy Swanger said Monday.

04/07/2014

Concord Police K-9 Officer Matthew Switzer & Figo (Concord Police Dept.)

Concord Police K-9 Unit Officer Accused Of Stealing Drugs From Elderly

Prosecutors charged Concord police K-9 Officer Matthew Switzer on Thursday with two counts of first-degree burglary, one count of second-degree burglary, one count of fraudulently obtaining prescription drugs and one count of elder abuse, according to the district attorney’s office.

04/04/2014

Tyler Larson is accused of fatally striking Yolanda Tiscareno of Concord in a hit-and-run crash on March 16, 2014. (CBS)

Woman On Sidewalk Killed In Concord Hit-And-Run, Suspect Arrested

Police in Concord have arrested a driver of a pickup truck suspected of being involved in a hit-and-run that killed a mother of five on Sunday night.

03/17/2014

A sign left for "dirtbags" in a Concord neighborhood plagued by crime. (CBS)

‘Hey Dirtbags: We’re Watching You’ Signs Go Up In Concord Neighborhood Plagued By Crime

Neighbors fed up with crime in Concord have a message for the “dirtbags” casing their neighborhood: “We’re watching you.”

03/13/2014

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