Residents in the area of Central Avenue and MacArthur Avenue near Pittsburg High School were asked to shelter-in-place as a bomb squad detonated an explosive device Sunday night.
A solo car crash shut 2 lanes of state Highway 4 in Pittsburg Sunday afternoon and left at least one person with minor injuries.
A one-alarm fire at an abandoned school in Pittsburg Sunday afternoon is considered suspicious, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District official said.
Two Bay Point brothers have been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a 50-year-old woman walking in Pittsburg on Sunday evening, a police captain said Wednesday.
Authorities are hoping newly-released surveillance video will lead to the driver of a pickup truck that fatally struck a woman in Pittsburg on Sunday night.
An equipment problem on the tracks has caused major delays Bay Area Rapid Transit service in the East Bay Tuesday afternoon.
Firefighters brought a two-alarm fire at a Carl’s Jr. restaurant in Pittsburg under control Saturday morning
A former welterweight boxing champion from Pittsburg was sentenced in federal court in Oakland Tuesday to seven years and three months in prison for the unarmed robberies of six East Bay banks last year.
A small earthquake with a magnitude of 2.3 struck in Contra Costa County Tuesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Police arrested 11 people — including a man suspected of shooting a woman in front of her apartment last week — during a crime suppression effort in Antioch on Wednesday night.