A man escaped injury Friday night after his car was struck by an Amtrak train near a Pinole railroad crossing.
In less than two weeks, voters in the West Contra Costa County Unified School District will decide on a $270 million bond measure. But the committee tasked with how the district spends tax money is frustrated over a lack of information.
A pedestrian was struck and killed in Pinole on Thursday evening by a suspected drunken driver who also collided head-on with another car, police said Friday.
A Richmond man was killed at a Pinole bar early Sunday morning, according to Pinole police.
Two masked suspects robbed a smoke shop in Pinole at gunpoint on Wednesday evening, police said Thursday.
A 17-year-old El Sobrante boy was arrested at a Wingstop restaurant in Pinole after he was spotted with a loaded gun in his waistband, police said Thursday.
A big-rig carrying a large shipment of frozen food to a local Trader Joe’s store overturned along westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Pinole Thursday morning, causing heavy traffic, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
The Pinole Police Department is re-examining the case of Amber Swartz, who went missing from in front of her home on Savage Avenue on June 3, 1988, police Chief John Hardester said.
Two cars allegedly racing on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Pinole caused a multi-car crash Friday morning that left one person with minor injuries, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
A Pinole man has been charged with murder in the slayings of his grandmother and uncle with a butcher knife.