Contra Costa County

Police-involved Shooting

24-Year-Old Man Identified As Suspect Killed In Richmond Police Shooting

A 24-year-old has been identified as the man shot and killed by a police officer after fighting with the officer in front of a liquor store in Richmond early Sunday morning.

09/15/2014

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Antioch Police Department Unveils New App For Public To Report Crime

Antioch residents have a new crime-fighting tool at their fingertips to instantly communicate with local law enforcement and report suspicious activity.

09/12/2014

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30-Year Walnut Creek Police Veteran Charged For Allegedly Beating Woman In Richmond With Baseball Bat

A Walnut Creek police officer has been charged for allegedly donning a mask and beating a woman with a baseball bat in Richmond last month.

09/08/2014

(Richmond Police Department)

Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Trying To Kidnap Richmond Girl Walking Home From School

A man suspected of trying to kidnap a 15-year-old girl as she walked home from school in Richmond last month was arrested on Thursday night.

09/05/2014

Jorge Luis Perez (Pittsburg Police Dept.)

Police Arrest Driver, Brother In Fatal Pittsburg Hit-And-Run

Two Bay Point brothers have been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a 50-year-old woman walking in Pittsburg on Sunday evening, a police captain said Wednesday.

09/03/2014

(CBS)

Walnut Creek Police Officer Arrested For Allegedly Attacking Woman With Bat While Wearing Mask

A Walnut Creek police officer was arrested after allegedly donning a mask and beating a woman with a bat in Richmond earlier this month.

08/29/2014

Antioch Police

Shooting In Antioch Leaves 1 Injured

Antioch police are investigating a shooting that happened Thursday night and left one victim gravely injured, officials said.

08/29/2014

(CBS)

Resident Traps Burglary Suspect Inside Tool Shed For Richmond Police

A burglary suspect in Richmond was locked up twice early Monday morning when a homeowner allegedly saw him breaking into a tool shed and trapped him inside until police arrived to arrest him.

08/25/2014

Downtown Napa damage from the South Napa quake. (CBS)

6.0 Magnitude Bay Area Earthquake Caught On Tape

The 6.0 magnitude quake that struck the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday morning, triggering widespread power outages, gas line ruptures, water main breaks and severely damaging historic buildings in downtown Napa was caught on tape by many security cameras.

08/24/2014

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Danville Middle School Teacher Arrested For Possession Of Child Pornography

A Danville middle school teacher was taken into custody for allegedly possessing child pornography.

08/22/2014

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