Service Restored After 2 Water Mains Rupture in Walnut Creek AreaWater service was restored to dozens of households after 2 water main breaks occurred in the Walnut Creek area early Saturday morning.
Proposed Bill Would Make Fund For Salvaging Derelict Delta BoatsA new bill is in the works that would provide funding when California agencies need to remove derelict boats from Delta waters.
Firefighter, 2 Others Injured In 2-Alarm Pittsburg FireA firefighter has been injured along with two others in a two-alarm vegetation fire that spread to a junkyard Wednesday evening in Pittsburg, a fire marshal with Contra Costa County Fire Protection District said.
Former Deputy Charged With Having Sex With InmatesA former Contra Costa sheriff's deputy was charged with unlawful sex acts with female inmates. The women say he should be charged with rape.
San Francisco's Radioactive Materials May Have Ended Up In East Bay LandfillA Contra Costa County legislator is calling for an investigation into whether radioactive materials from San Francisco have been deposited at Keller Canyon Landfill.
Firefighters Extinguish 'Suspicious' Grass Fire In MartinezContra Costa County firefighters say a one-alarm grass fire that broke out in Martinez Sunday afternoon was suspicious in nature.
Contra Costa County Deputy Accused Of Having Sex With 2 InmatesThe Contra Costa County Sheriff's office announced Thursday that a deputy has been arrested for allegedly having unlawful sex with two inmates, according to authorities.
CHP Investigating Monday Night Shooting On Hwy 4A motorist was shot at several times while traveling westbound on state Highway 4 near Bailey Road and Bay Point in unincorporated Contra Costa County on Monday night, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Contra Costa County Posting Detained Immigrants' Release Dates OnlineThe Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office has begun publishing inmates' release dates online in what critics say appears to be an attempt to avoid a California sanctuary law.
Parents Drown Out Westboro Baptist Church Protest At Alamo Elementary SchoolThe class schedule hadn't started yet, and students were not present on campus, when four demonstrators from the anti-LGBT Westboro Baptist Church were met and drowned out by counter-protesters outside an elementary school Tuesday in Contra Costa County.
Lyft Partners With Contra Costa County To Test Self-Driving TechnologySan Francisco-based ride-hailing company Lyft announced Thursday it is partnering with the Contra Costa Transportation Authority to further develop its self-driving vehicle technology in Concord.
AutoNation To Pay $3.38 Million To Settle California Environment LawsuitA California court has ordered 57 car dealerships and collision centers that operate as subsidiaries of AutoNation to pay nearly $3.5 million in penalties for illegally disposing of hazardous material.