WWI Cannon Stolen Over Weekend Recovered In MartinezA World War I cannon that had been stolen from a veterans hall in Richmond over the weekend was recovered Thursday, according to police.
$5 Adoptions! Big Dogs Piling Up At East Bay Animal SheltersBig dogs are creating crowded conditions at Contra Costa County animal shelters, and shelter officials are hoping some animal lovers will take advantage of a special offer to adopt them.
Classmates Grieving Over Apparent Drowning Death Of Martinez TeenAlhambra High School freshman Andrew Parrilla was found dead in a pool on Sunday.
East Bay Minister Arrested On Suspicion of Sexually Assaulting Young GirlFernando Maldonado, a 32-year-old resident of Concord, was arrested on suspicion of a number of sexual offenses including unlawful intercourse with a juvenile.
Duct Fire At Martinez Refinery Quickly ExtinguishedA fire at a refinery in Martinez was quickly extinguished this afternoon and no injuries have been reported,
2 East Bay Shelters Crowded, Decline Animal SurrendersThe Contra Costa County Animal Services Department will be turning away people trying to surrender animals at its Martinez and Pinole shelters.
Derailed Train Cars Carrying Sulfuric Acid Placed Back on Tracks Without LeakingThree train cars carrying sulfuric acid have been placed back on the tracks under Interstate Highway 680 in Martinez and moved away from the area where they derailed Wednesday morning, according to firefighters.
Teenage Driver Fatally Struck On Highway 4 In Martinez After Leaving Her Crashed CarA 19-year-old Concord woman was killed in a series of crashes on state Highway 4 in Martinez Saturday night.
Suspects In Martinez Wingstop Armed Robbery Caught On CameraPolice have released images of suspects captured on surveillance footage during a Thursday armed robbery at a Wingstop in Martinez.
Woman Allegedly Vandalized Vehicles Outside Martinez JailA woman who claimed she wanted to go to jail before an arrest allegedly vandalized vehicles outside the Martinez Detention Facility upon her release early Monday morning, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office.
Man Shot At Apartment Complex Near County Facilities In MartinezA man was shot in the leg at a housing complex near Contra Costa County facilities in Martinez Saturday morning, according to police.
Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Robbing Martinez Walmart At Gunpoint Before Car ChasePolice arrested a 24-year-old man Tuesday morning after he allegedly robbed a Walmart in Martinez at gunpoint and then led officers on a vehicle pursuit, police said.