A 51-year-old Pittsburg man has been identified as the victim in a fatal crash caused by an alleged drunk driver on state Highway 24 in Lafayette early Friday morning, according to a Contra Costa County coroner’s deputy.
East Bay Parks Police arrested a woman after she sped off in the officer’s patrol car Sunday evening.
Saturday, investigators were still going door-to-door interviewing neighbors and business owners in Pittsburg. They believed the man who tried to kidnap a 2-year-old girl on Friday was still in the area.
More than 50 law enforcement officers arrested 10 people during an early-morning sweep Thursday of suspects wanted for violating their parole or probation, according to the Contra Costa County Probation Department.
One man has been charged with murder and three others charged with being accomplices for the fatal shooting of a Pittsburg man whose body was found in a car near an East Oakland park last October.
Police have identified a man who shot and wounded a police officer in an exchange of gunfire in Pittsburg Tuesday night.
A woman wearing a wig led police on a vehicle pursuit from Antioch to Pittsburg in a stolen vehicle before crashing on state Highway 4 early this morning, according to an Antioch police sergeant.
Police have identified three suspects wanted in connection with the murder of a 20-year-old man at a Pittsburg gas station last week, a police lieutenant said Wednesday.
A man was arrested after allegedly plowing into a mother and her two young children at a crosswalk in Pittsburg on Monday evening and then fleeing the scene, police said Tuesday.
A man died hours after being shot at a gas station in Pittsburg Tuesday morning, and the shooter remains at large, a police lieutenant said.