A San Francisco police officer was arrested in Concord last week for alleged child molestation, Concord police said Thursday.
Two Concord stores were robbed at gunpoint in a 15-minute period on Wednesday evening, just days after an armed robber struck two other nearby businesses, police said Thursday morning.
Stan Lee, who created famous comic book characters such as Spider-Man and the Hulk, appeared at Flying Colors Comics in Concord…
Firefighters prevented a fire that engulfed a home in Concord Wednesday evening from spreading to neighboring homes.
Two gang members were sentenced to 14 years and 7 years in prison, respectively, for crashing into and killing an Arizona man while fleeing from police in Concord in 2011.
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.
A man found dead in Concord’s Ellis Lake Park on Friday afternoon was identified by the Contra Costa County coroner’s office Monday as 66-year-old Stephen Harley Tracy.
The body was removed from the water with the assistance of firefighters, and police tentatively have identified him as a Concord resident.
PG&E cut off the flow of gas to a pipe that was broken in Concord Friday morning and is now working on repairs, a utility spokeswoman said.
A Concord elementary school teacher pleaded not guilty today to 91 felony charges stemming from the alleged sexual abuse of 11 current and former students, a prosecutor said.