Contra Costa

Walnut Creek Accident

Overnight Storm Brings Flooding, Accidents To Bay Area

Overnight rains led to flooding on Bay Area highways and were thought to be the cause of several accidents.

04/25/2015

Antioch School Board candidate Jeff Belle (CBS)

Troubled East Bay School Board Member Being Evicted For 3rd Time Since 2009

Trouble seems be following Contra Costa County School Board Trustee Jeff Belle, who is being evicted on top of having police called on him over the weekend after an alleged domestic violence incident.

04/08/2015

(Contra Costa Sheriff's Office)

Man Shot, Killed In Oakley Saturday Night Fight

A 27-year-old man was fatally shot in a fight in Oakley late Saturday night, the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office announced Sunday.

04/05/2015

ATM Theft

Caught On Video: 3 Suspects Use Chains, Truck To Steal ATM Machine From Walnut Creek Gas Station

Police hope a video will help them track down the suspects who stole an outdoor ATM machine from a Walnut Creek gas station.

04/04/2015

(CBS SF)

El Cerrito Plaza BART Station Reopens 3 Hours After Fatality

The El Cerrito Plaza BART station has reopened roughly three hours after a person under a train there died Wednesday morning.

04/01/2015

Rich Voisey

Pinole Fire Captain Who Died Of Brain Cancer Honored At Memorial Service

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.

03/28/2015

Police Investigation

Pedestrian Killed In Fatal Collision On Morello Ave. In Martinez

Police said a pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle in Martinez Friday night was a man about 60 years old.

03/28/2015

CHP Patrol Car

Motorcyclist Killed In Accident On I-680 Off-Ramp In Alamo

A motorcyclist was killed in an accident on an Interstate Highway 680 off-ramp in Alamo Sunday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

03/15/2015

Antioch Bridge

Man’s Threatened Jump From Antioch Bridge Follows Previous Attempt Last Month

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

03/15/2015

A highway patrol officer guards a roadblock on Highway 38 near Angeles Oaks during a standoff with fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner, near San Bernardino, California on February 12, 2013. Nobody has yet been found in a burnt-out US mountain cabin where Dorner was believed to have barricaded himself after a six-day manhunt, a police spokesman said. Media reports that a body had been found in the cabin near Big Bear, east of Los Angeles, and identified as Dorner's were false, said Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) spokesman Andrew Smith. AFP PHOTO /JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Injured In Separate Early-Morning Crashes On I-80 Near Hercules

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.

03/15/2015

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