Burglars Targeting Posh Golf Course Homes In BlackhawkBurglars struck three Blackhawk homes this week, making that eight such crimes in the posh gated East Bay community since May, authorities said.
West Nile Virus Detected In Birds, Mosquitoes In Contra Costa CountyTwo dead birds found and a group of mosquitoes were the first cases of West Nile virus detected in Contra Costa County this year.
Suspect Arrested In Shooting Of 12-Year-Old Boy In North RichmondAuthorities announced Friday that a suspect was taken into custody in connection with a shooting Thursday evening that sent a 12-year-old boy to the hospital.
Contra Costa Supes Vote Unanimously To Restrict Flavored Tobacco SalesThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to prohibit the selling of flavored tobacco products near parks and schools in unincorporated areas of the county.
New Pilot Program Aims To Stop Domestic Violence Before It's Too LatePolice agencies from around the country are in the Bay Area this week to check out a program that is helping victims of domestic violence.
Firefighters Fully Contain 16-Acre Moraga Grass FireFirefighters fully contained a 4-alarm grass fire Monday night that burned 16 acres near a Moraga high school.
Nest Boxes Help Wood Ducks Make East Bay RecoveryA species of duck is making a rebound in parts of Contra Costa County with a little help from concerned humans.
Poll Shows A Majority Of Contra Costa Residents Want DA To ResignTroubles continued to mount for Conta Costa County's embattled District Attorney Tuesday as an exclusive new KPIX 5 poll showed a whopping 70 percent of respondents saying he should resign.
Amtrak Train Strikes Pedestrian; Capitol Corridor DelaysAn eastbound Capitol Corridor train struck and killed a person Thursday morning, according to officials at Amtrak and the Contra Costa County coroner's office.
Investigators Identify Suspect In String Of East Bay Car FiresThe Contra Costa County Fire Protection District has identified the Pittsburg man arrested early Saturday morning in connection with a series of recent vehicle fires.
Suspect Arrested For Contra Costa County Vehicle Fires, Arson IncidentsA suspected serial arsonist has been arrested in a series of early morning East Bay car fires that have left vehicles charred and destroyed at homes from Brentwood to Walnut Creek to LaFayette.
Two Brentwood Cars Torched; Latest In String Of Suspicious FiresAuthorities on Thursday were investigating two early morning car fires in Contra Costa County, the latest in a string of suspicious East Bay car fires this week.