After more than three decades of service, a Pinole fire captain is being honored Saturday for his dedication to protecting the city and surrounding area and for his advocacy for fire service.
Police said a pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle in Martinez Friday night was a man about 60 years old.
A motorcyclist was killed in an accident on an Interstate Highway 680 off-ramp in Alamo Sunday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A man was taken into custody Sunday after he threatened to jump off the Antioch Bridge, his second such attempt in little over a month
At least one person was airlifted to a hospital after two crashes early Sunday morning, one involving a vehicle and Contra Costa County fire truck, on Interstate Highway 80 near Hercules.
A 37-year-old woman was found dead in an apparent homicide at her apartment in Albany on Monday afternoon, police said.
Blinky, a 9-year-old pit bull mix that attacked and severely injured a woman at her home in Pinole on Sunday morning, has been euthanized, according to Contra Costa County Animal Services.
Once the increase takes effect, Taylor’s salary will have gone from $6,831 in October, to $17,271 plus medical benefits and other pay.
A driver involved in a collision that allegedly killed a 25-year-old woman from Bay Point late Saturday is at large Sunday, California Highway Patrol officials said.
After years of living with mold, cockroaches and mice, residents of Richmond’s Hacienda public housing complex will soon begin the process of moving to more habitable dwellings, city officials said Friday.