Lanes Reopened After Hwy 4 Crash Involving Multiple VehiclesLanes that were closed on state Highway 4 in Pittsburg earlier Tuesday have since reopened after a collision involving as many as six vehicles, according to CHP.
Concord Man Pleads Guilty To Torching Pittsburg ChurchA Concord man has pleaded guilty in federal court to burning a Pittsburg church in 2010 as a religious hate crime.
Coroner IDs Toddler Thrown From Car When Mom Hits Pole Fleeing From Another CrashGianni Gaddis was the child killed in the incident. Police said his 30-year-old mother crashed before noon Thursday at Power Avenue near Case Drive.
Child Killed After Being Ejected From Car In Pittsburg CrashA two-year-old boy was killed in a crash Thursday in Pittsburg when he was ejected from the car driven by his 30-year-old mother, police said.
Police Arrest Suspect In Pittsburg Supermarket StabbingsPolice have identified a suspect in a stabbing Thursday night at a WinCo Foods Store in Pittsburg.
Suspected Shoplifter Stabs 3 Employees At Pittsburg SupermarketPolice in Pittsburg are searching for a man who shoplifted from a supermarket and stabbed three employees Thursday night.
Collision Reported Between Amtrak Train, Vehicle In PittsburgContra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters are responding to a reported collision this evening in Pittsburg involving an Amtrak train and a vehicle.
Burned Chihuahua Puppy Adopted By Young Alameda Burn SurvivorA tiny puppy who suffered disfiguring burns has found a new home with a Bay Area child who can directly relate to what had happened to it.
Pittsburg Police Officer Shot By Suspect; Officer Returns Fire, Hitting GunmanA suspect in an attempted murder shot and injured a police officer who was chasing him in Pittsburg Wednesday afternoon, according to Pittsburg Police.
56-Year-Old Former Oakland Athletic Signs Deal To Play Baseball In The East Bay Again56-year-old former Oakland Athletic Tony Phillips, who played in the 1989 Battle of the Bay World Series, is coming back to professional baseball with a contract to play for the Pittsburg Diamonds.
Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Stole Car During Test Drive, Kidnapped Car SalesmanWhile on a test drive, a suspect informed the salesman that he was stealing the car that he was kidnapping the him, according to police.
$750,000 In Hash Oil Seized, 5 Arrested In Pittsburg Drug BustPolice busted perhaps the largest hash or “honey” oil lab found in Contra Costa County at a house in Pittsburg on Wednesday, arrested five people, and seized $30,000 in cash, police said Thursday.