Police are asking for the public’s help with any possible information after a woman was found dead in her home in the usually quiet city of Hercules.
A woman police found dead in her Hercules home may have been killed during a robbery.
Two badly burned occupants managed to escape a structure fire that blazed in their Hercules residence Thursday afternoon, according to Hercules fire officials.
A man in his mid 20s was shot multiple times in unincorporated Contra Costa County and then airlifted to a hospital in critical condition Thursday night, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office.
Audits by State Controller John Chiang’s office reveal that close to $50 million in state redevelopment funds were appear to have been misspent by Hercules city officials between 2005 and 2010.
The trial of an alleged gang member charged with the separate killings of Vallejo musician Dewey Tucker and a Santa Rosa man is under way in Sonoma County Superior Court.
Authorities are searching for burglars who stole more than half a million dollars worth of diamonds, cash and other valuables from a home in an upscale Hercules neighborhood.
Firefighters responded to two separate car fires overnight in Pinole and Rodeo, the Rodeo-Hercules Fire Protection District chief said.
A number of Contra Costa County fire departments teamed up to put out a residential fire in Hercules Saturday morning.
An El Sobrante man and a Hercules woman were recovering from gunshot wounds Tuesday after someone fired into their car as they drove on Interstate Highway 80 on Tuesday night, a police spokeswoman said.