A family of geese walks on the grounds of the Rossmoor golf course, April 20, 2015. (CBS)

Geese Population Control At Walnut Creek Golf Course Draws Complaints Over Cruelty To Goslings

An East Bay community’s solution to overpopulation of geese – the forced starvation of young goslings or exposure to predators – is creating bad feelings among many of the residents.


Ayanna Bastain, 32, the suspect arrested by Walnut Creek police for an ATM crime called "shoulder surfing". (photo credit: Walnut Creek P.D.)

‘Shoulder Surfing’ Suspect Arrested On Theft, Elder Abuse Charges In Contra Costa County ATM Scam

An ATM scam in Walnut Creek has police warning people to be aware of their surroundings especially when they’re withdrawing cash. A suspect has since been arrested for something police call, “shoulder surfing”.


Firefighters on the scene of a fatal limousine fire on the San Mateo Bridge on May 4, 2013. (CBS)

Bay Area Lawmaker’s Bill Targets Limo Safety After Recent Fires

In response to a deadly limousine fire on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge last month, East Bay lawmaker Ellen Corbett has introduced legislation that would add safety features in limos.



ConsumerWatch: Feds Warn Seniors About Investment Scams

The U.S. Department of Justice is warning seniors to watch out for investment fraud schemes. According to the agency, it’s a type of crime that is surging as a result of the recession.


Brent Robert Kastroff

Man Arrested In Series Of Walnut Creek Arson Fires

Walnut Creek police have arrested a 62-year-old man suspected of starting several fires near his Rossmoor home, fire investigators said Tuesday.


Jefferson Award winner Maurice Levich (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Brings Generations In Concert

Maurice Levich uses jazz to bring generations of musicians together. Under his direction, musicians young and old make magic side by side.


Chopper 5 over a fire at the Rossmoor retirement community in Walnut Creek on July 22, 2011. (CBS)

Fire At East Bay Retirement Community Caused $2M In Damage

A two-alarm fire that broke out last Friday in a condominium complex in Rossmoor appears to have started in or near a stove, but was not cooking-related.

CBS San Francisco–07/29/2011

Chopper 5 over a fire at the Rossmoor retirement community in Walnut Creek on July 22, 2011. (CBS)

Fire Contained At East Bay Retirement Community

Firefighters will be working throughout the night to fully extinguish hot spots associated with a two-alarm fire that broke out at a retirement community in Walnut Creek on Friday evening.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/23/2011