Firefighters battled a two-alarm blaze at an apartment complex in Martinez Wednesday morning.
Some parents were offended when a school board member said kids at predominantly white John Swett Elementary need A/C, and kids at predominately Hispanic/Latino La Juntas Elementary don’t.
A Martinez man charged in federal court last year with luring a teenage girl across state lines for sex is now facing new child pornography charges involving more than 300 victims, officials said Friday.
Police said a pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle in Martinez Friday night was a man about 60 years old.
A 13-year-old boy who stabbed a student in the locker room of a Martinez middle school Thursday morning turned himself in to school staff, police said.
A woman killed when she was crushed by a toppling gravel load in Martinez on Monday afternoon has been identified as a 32-year-old mother.
A person inside a car in the driveway of a Martinez home was killed Monday when a gravel truck overturned onto it Monday, according to authorities.
The average price of a gallon of unleaded gasoline in Northern California rose by 75 cents in the last month.
A police chase in Martinez came to an abrupt end Wednesday morning.
Police have arrested a fourth suspect in connection with a high-speed chase that ended in a crash Wednesday morning.