Suspected Serial Arsonist Arrested For Setting More Than 30 Fires In Contra Costa CountyA suspected serial arsonist responsible for setting more than 30 fires in Contra Costa County is in custody. Authorities arrested James William Wilson in Bay Point Tuesday.
CHP Officer, Good Samaritan Rescue Dogs Running Through Traffic On Highway 4Two dogs running through traffic on Highway 4, near Discovery Bay were rescued Monday morning, and authorities are searching for their owners.
2nd Deadly Shooting In 5 Days On Busy East Bay Highway; Both May Be Gang-RelatedAuthorities believe a drive-by shooting in Bay Point on Tuesday night that claimed the life of a 19-year-old Concord woman could be related to a fatal shooting on Saturday, a Contra Costa County sheriff's captain said.
Family, Friends Devastated By Death Of Young Father Shot While Driving Along Highway 4 In PittsburgFriends and coworkers of a young father who was shot and killed Saturday on state Highway 4 in unincorporated Pittsburg are reeling from the loss of their cook, who had essentially grown up in their restaurants, coworkers said.
Alpine County Wildfire Explodes To 9,500 Acres; Evacuations Underway Evacuations are underway in the area of Markleeville, about 30 miles south of Lake Tahoe after a wildfire broke out over the weekend and exploded to first 6,500 acres, and then 9,500 acres by Monday afternoon.
Driver Found Shot Dead On Freeway Forces Lengthy Closure Of Eastbound Hwy 4 In PittsburgEastbound state Highway 4 in Pittsburg was closed Saturday afternoon because of police activity involving a driver who crashed, apparently after having been fatally shot.
Suspect In Wrong-Way Chase Through East Bay Calls 911 To Complain About ChaseA man leading police on a chase while driving the wrong way on Highway 4 through the East Bay called 911 operators to complain about being chased.
Highway 4 To Close In Both Directions In Antioch For Widening ProjectStarting Monday night, Highway 4 will be closed in both directions in Antioch for work on a project to widen the freeway.
5 People Killed In Foggy Central Valley Crash On Hwy 4 Near StocktonAuthorities say that five people were killed in a 2-vehicle crash on Hwy 4 east of Stockton Tuesday morning.
Solo Crash Blocks Traffic On Hwy 4 In PittsburgA solo car crash shut 2 lanes of state Highway 4 in Pittsburg Sunday afternoon and left at least one person with minor injuries.
Woman Arrested After Stealing Taxi, Driving Wrong Way On Hwy 4 In MartinezA woman was arrested Friday morning after allegedly stealing a taxicab and driving the wrong way on state Highway 4 in Martinez, causing two crashes and shutting down the roadway, authorities said.
Former UC Berkeley Student Found Safe After Going Missing From Calaveras County CampgroundA former University of California at Berkeley student who went missing while camping Saturday was found safe and sound, the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.