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Pleasant Hill


Police Arrest Pittsburg Man Who Allegedly Robbed Jack In The Box, Held Hostage

A man was arrested early Saturday morning after allegedly robbing a Jack In The Box restaurant and holding employees hostage at knifepoint.



Robbers Ransack Pleasant Hill Home, Hold 2 At Gunpoint

Two people were held up at gunpoint as armed robbers ransacked their Pleasant Hill home Thursday morning, police said.


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Pleasant Hill Homeless Man Burned While Trying To Stay Warm

A homeless man in Pleasant Hill suffered serious burns early Monday after his tent caught fire as he tried to warm himself with a candle.



Feds Arrest 4 Bay Area Men In Child Porn, Sex Tourism Sting Operation

Four Bay Area men were arrested in a nationwide federal crackdown on child sexual exploitation. Some of the victims were as young as 3 years old. Seventy of the victims were female, while the remaining 53 were males.


Community Colleges Gain Recognition

$5,000 Reward Offered In Diablo Valley College Officer Attack

Police at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill are offering a $5,000 reward for information about an incident in which a police services officer was injured by a small metallic object on campus earlier this month.


Police outside Pleasant Hill Elementary School, December 10, 2012. (CBS)

Suspicious Device Prompts Lockdown Of Pleasant Hill School

Pleasant Hill Elementary School students were evacuated to a nearby church Monday afternoon after a suspicious object was found on campus, Pleasant Hill police said.


Bomb squad investigating pipe bomb inside SUV parked outside College Park High, in  Pleasant Hill.

E. Bay Teens Suspected Of Blowing Up A Mailbox With Pipe Bomb

Pleasant Hill police arrested 3 teenagers Friday night, for allegedly using a homemade bomb to blow up a mailbox.


Armed Robbery

Man Robs Pleasant Hill Lingerie Store At Gunpoint

Police are attempting to locate a man who robbed a Pleasant Hill lingerie store at gunpoint on Tuesday night.


Firefighters at the scene of a fire at Magic Touch Salon on the 500 block of Contra Costa Boulevard in Pleasant Hill, November 5, 2012. (CBS)

Pleasant Hill Nail Salon Gutted By Apparent Arson Fire

A fire that badly damaged a Pleasant Hill nail salon late Sunday night started when some sort of object was thrown through one of the windows of the business, a fire official said.


Apple Introduces iPhone 5

Man Sprays Passerby With Mystery Substance In Pleasant Hill In Cellphone Theft

Police were attempting to locate a suspect who asked a passerby for directions then snatched the victim’s iPhone in Pleasant Hill on Tuesday morning.