Lafayette Man Abducted; Told To Withdraw Money At Bank A man who allegedly dressed himself as a repair man, forced his way into a Lafayette home, abducted the homeowner at gunpoint and ordered the 60-year-old man to withdraw money from a bank has been arrested.
Suspect Jailed After Man Beaten, Forced To Withdraw Money From Lafayette BankA man walked into a bank in Lafayette Tuesday afternoon and told the staff that he’d been kidnapped and forced to withdraw money from his account, according to police.
Skeletal Human Remains Discovered In Moraga By HikerThe remains were found in a secluded area between Rheem Boulevard and South Lucille Lane.
FBI Agent's Gun, Ammo, Vest Stolen From Car Parked In East BayThe FBI's San Francisco office is trying to locate a firearm, magazines and ballistic vest that were stolen from an agent's car.
Massive Eucalyptus Tree Crushes Cars In Lafayette Parking LotCrews in Lafayette were assessing the damage done to about 10 cars after a huge eucalyptus tree fell over in a restaurant parking lot.
Lockdown Lifted At Lafayette School After Suspects ArrestedTwo auto burglary suspects were arrested after a chase from Pleasant Hill to Lafayette Thursday morning and a search of the neighborhood surrounding two schools, Lafayette's chief of police said.
Lafayette Child Psychologist Arrested For Child PornAuthorities on Wednesday arrested a Lafayette resident who has worked as a child psychologist for 30 years on child pornography charges, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's office.
2 Injured In 1-Alarm Fire At Lafayette Boarding HouseNine residents were displaced as a result of the fire on Betty Lane in Lafayette Friday afternoon.
Serial Bank Robber Hits Banks In Lafayette, Rio Vista On Same DayA serial Bay Area bank robber hit a Rio Vista bank Monday, about an hour after also robbing a bank in Lafayette, a police sergeant said Tuesday morning.
'Shelter In Place' Lifted At East Bay Private School, Search For Suspects ContinuesA private school in Lafayette was ordered to shelter-in-place Tuesday afternoon as police scoured the area for a pair of men suspected in an auto burglary.
East Bay Teacher Arrested On Child Porn ChargesAuthorities announced Monday that a 60-year-old Lafayette resident who recently worked as a substitute teacher at a pair of central Contra Costa County private schools has been arrested for the possession and distribution of child pornography.
EBMUD Works To Restore Service After 66-Year-Old Water Main Breaks In LafayetteEBMUD crews worked to dig up a 15-foot segment of a 66-year-old cast iron pipe in Lafayette after it ruptured Friday afternoon, leaving dozens of customers without water.