Cigarette May Have Sparked Fire That Destroyed Lafayette BusinessesA three-alarm fire that destroyed a commercial building in Lafayette last week might have been sparked by a cigarette, according to fire officials.
3-Alarm Fire Destroys Lafayette BusinessesThere were no reports of injuries, however fire officials estimate that the fire caused about $1.1 million in damage.
Red-Tagged Lafayette Home On Market For $850,000An East Bay home with a price of $850,000 is attracting bidders even though it currently can't be lived in because it stands on the edge of a large landslide.
Suspect Arrested For Contra Costa County Vehicle Fires, Arson IncidentsA suspected serial arsonist has been arrested in a series of early morning East Bay car fires that have left vehicles charred and destroyed at homes from Brentwood to Walnut Creek to LaFayette.
More Suspicious Car Fires Set In Walnut Creek, LafayetteFirefighters said two more suspicious vehicle fires were set in the East Bay Friday morning -- this time in Lafayette and in Walnut Creek.
String Of Suspicious East Bay Car Fires Under InvestigationThere have been at least three suspicious car fires in the past couple of days in Martinez, Lafayette and Walnut Creek.
With Drought Over, East Bay MUD Prepares To Raise RatesSome East Bay MUD customers are upset over the news that their water rates will likely be going up despite conservation efforts during the California drought.
Missing East Bay UPS Truck Driver Found SafeA man who went missing after he crashed a UPS truck along a remote road in Lafayette Wednesday evening has been found,.
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.