El Sobrante

Scorched hillside behind homes in El Sobrante, after a 2-alarm brush fire. (CBS)

Fast-Moving Brush Fire Threatens Several Homes In El Sobrante

Firefighters were getting the upper hand on a brush fire in El Sobrante was threatening several homes in the area.

06/21/2014

A man standing in an El Sobrante driveway was shot and killed. (CBS)

El Sobrante Man Shot Dead In Driveway Of Home

A 32-year-old man was shot and killed in the driveway of an El Sobrante home Sunday night, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office.

04/28/2014

The CoCo County Sheriff's office is looking for Kyle Nevarro in connection with a fatal shooting. (Source: CoCo Sheriff)

El Sobrante Man Sought In Fatal Shooting

The sheriff’s office is looking for a 20-year-old El Sobrante man suspected of fatally shooting a 24-year-old man in Tara Hills last month, sheriff’s officials said Tuesday.

04/22/2014

Sheriff's Deputies were trying to identify a man who entered an El Sobrante school during class hours. (Bay City News)

Sheriff Looking To ID Man Who Entered El Sobrante School During Class Hours

Sheriff’s deputies released surveillance photos and were asking the public to help identify an unknown person who entered El Sobrante Christian School in unincorporated Contra Costa County during school hours on Nov. 4.

11/21/2013

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Teen Arrested For Bringing Loaded Gun Into Pinole Wingstop Restaurant

A 17-year-old El Sobrante boy was arrested at a Wingstop restaurant in Pinole after he was spotted with a loaded gun in his waistband, police said Thursday.

11/14/2013

Firefighters sweep up spilled hypodermic needles on Santa Rita Road in El Sobrante, November 5, 2013. (CBS)

Used Hypodermic Needles Spilled Onto El Sobrante Street

A roadway in El Sobrante is closed Tuesday morning as crews work to clean up dozens of used hypodermic needles that spilled onto the street, according to the California Highway Patrol.

11/05/2013

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Hercules Man Arrested In Fatal Stabbing At Hardware Store

A Hercules man has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of an El Sobrante hardware store employee, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office.

08/04/2013

2 Sheriff’s Cruisers Damaged In High-Speed Chase, Crash In Berkeley

Two Contra Costa sheriff’s vehicles were damaged by fire near a freeway off-ramp at during a high-speed chase early Monday morning, in which the suspect’s vehicle was able to get away, authorities said.

06/17/2013

David Dean Johnson of El Cerrito and Scott Wayne Bailey of El Sobrante are suspected of stealing $1.25 million of gold artifacts from the Siskiyou County courthouse on January 31, 2012. (Siskiyou County Sheriff)

East Bay Men Wanted In $1.25 Million NorCal Gold Heist

Two East Bay residents are wanted in connection with the theft of more than $1.25 million worth of gold items stolen from the Siskiyou County Courthouse more than a year ago, the sheriff said Monday.

04/01/2013

(CBS)

Man Caught Reading Porn Magazine With Child In El Cerrito Safeway Women’s Bathroom

An El Sobrante man was arrested at a Safeway in El Cerrito over the weekend after allegedly reading a pornographic magazine while accompanied by a small child in the women’s restroom, smoking a cocaine-laced joint and stealing a soda, police said Tuesday.

03/06/2013

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