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.
BART Service Restored On Pittsburg/Bay Point Line In East Bay After Fire Near TracksPG&E was working to restore power to customers in Walnut Creek Thursday evening after downed lines caused an outage that shut down BART service for around two hours and affected as many as 3,000 customers.
2nd Deadly Shooting In 5 Days On Busy East Bay Highway; Both May Be Gang-RelatedAuthorities believe a drive-by shooting in Bay Point on Tuesday night that claimed the life of a 19-year-old Concord woman could be related to a fatal shooting on Saturday, a Contra Costa County sheriff's captain said.