Stolen Car Chase In Martinez Results In Multiple Vehicle Crash On Highway 4A suspect has been apprehended this evening after crashing into multiple vehicles on state Highway 4 in Martinez while being pursued by deputies.
Woman Who Struck Husband Before Jumping Off Benicia Bridge IdentifiedA woman who allegedly ran over her estranged husband and his two friends in downtown Martinez before jumping to her death from the Benicia Bridge has been identified.
Woman Jumps To Her Death After Running Down Estranged Husband, 2 Others In Martinez CrosswalkA woman who intentionally struck her estranged husband and two other people with a car following a family court hearing in Martinez Monday morning was found dead minutes later after apparently jumping off the Benicia Bridge, police said.
Employees Report Sexual Harassment, Retaliation At East Bay VA FacilitiesSeveral Bay Area health workers have come forward anonymously to describe a culture of harassment at VA facilities.
Fire Forces Evacuation Of County Hospital In MartinezA fire in the boiler room of the county hospital in Martinez Friday afternoon forced some evacuations before being brought under control, according to authorities.
Martinez Crash, Acid Spill Results In Injury, Shelter-In-Place OrderA hydrochloric acid and chlorine spill in unincorporated Martinez Wednesday morning resulted in at least one minor injury, a shelter-in-place order and a road closure, according to Contra Costa County firefighters.
Shell Settles With 7 Bay Area Counties Over Misleading Gift Card AdvertisingShell Oil has agreed to pay more than $762,000 in civil penalties to settle allegations brought by seven Bay Area counties of misleading advertising for gift cards.
Fireworks Spark Martinez Fire; 2 Minors ArrestedTwo minors were taken into custody in Martinez Tuesday afternoon after a fire sparked by fireworks burned roughly two acres near some homes, a fire captain said.
Distinctive Bronze Statues Stolen From East Bay HomeSeveral distinctive bronze statues, a Dodge truck and other items were taken in three thefts last week from a home in unincorporated Martinez, officials with the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office said Friday.
Contra Costa Animal Services Mistakenly Euthanized Two DogsContra Costa County Animal Services is investigating why two dogs were mistakenly euthanized after local rescue groups proposed saving the animal earlier this month, a department spokesman said Thursday.
Vegetation Fire Near East Bay Park ContainedA vegetation fire that was rapidly growing on the edge of Martinez's city limits Wednesday afternoon has been contained
Anti-Violence Squad Serving Search Warrant In Martinez Finds 1 Person Shot, Another StabbedOne person was shot and another suffered stab wounds at roughly the same time that law enforcement officials were attempting to serve a search warrant in a home in unincorporated Martinez.