Contra Costa County
A woman was forced to live in a closet at a home in Richmond’s Iron Triangle neighborhood for a year while she was sexually and physically abused on a daily basis, police said.
Business is booming for pest eradication companies as the drought and the hot weather hitting the Bay Area has forced rats to come out of the woodwork in search of water.
With the region’s water supply already stretched thin by drought conditions, the Contra Costa Water District, along with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, is looking at further expanding the Los Vaqueros Reservoir in Contra Costa County.
Two hikers were brought to safety as a growing wildfire in Contra Costa County burned out of control Wednesday.
Friends and coworkers of a young father who was shot and killed Saturday on state Highway 4 in unincorporated Pittsburg are reeling from the loss of their cook, who had essentially grown up in their restaurants, coworkers said.
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A worker was critically injured in one of the mines at the Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve near Antioch Tuesday , according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
East Bay Assemblywoman Proposes Cap On Buying Butane As Illegal Hash-Lab Explosions Become More Common
Health officials in California are concerned about a large increase in the number of hash-oil explosions stemming from illegal labs.
A one-year-old girl who was found floating face down in a backyard pool in Concord Thursday night has died.
Martinez police are looking for two men who allegedly robbed a Subway sandwich shop at gunpoint Monday evening.