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Walnut Creek

A burglar stole items belonging to firefighters from Fire Station #7 in Walnut Creek on September 8, 2013. (CBS)

Walnut Creek Fire Station Burglarized As Firefighters Battled Morgan Fire

A Walnut Creek fire station was burglarized while firefighters were battling the Morgan Fire on Sunday.


Tiffany Robbery Suspects

Walnut Creek Police Release Surveillance Photos Of Tiffany Robbery

Police have released new surveillance photos and suspect vehicle descriptions related to a brazen robbery at Tiffany & Co. in Walnut Creek earlier this month.


Corners Tavern

2 Gunmen Rob Restaurant In Downtown Walnut Creek

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for two gunmen who robbed a restaurant on Saturday night.


Sherre Rene Gaffney, Joshua James Brown

Police Chase Down Suspects In Walnut Creek Smash-And-Grab Auto Thefts

A man and woman were arrested on suspicion of burglary and auto theft Friday after someone allegedly spotted the woman breaking into a car in Walnut Creek.



Man Dies Following Walnut Creek Paragliding Accident

Walnut Creek police Sgt. Joe Donleavy told KCBS that the man fell shortly before 6 p.m. in an open space area south Ygnacio Valley Road.


Vietnam War

Creator Of Vietnam-Era Draft Lottery Dies At Walnut Creek Home

The former federal official who created the lottery for the draft during the Vietnam War has died at age 88.


Firefighters at the scene of a house fire on the 1900 block of First Ave. in Walnut Creek, June 24, 2013. (Contra Costa County Fire Protection District)

Man Rescued From Burning Walnut Creek Home

A man has been rescued from a home in Walnut Creek where a one-alarm fire broke out Monday afternoon, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatcher said.


Surveillance images of a woman who police say robbed a taxi driver in Walnut Creek. (Walnut Creek Police Dept.)

Woman Sought In Walnut Creek Taxi Driver Robbery

Walnut Creek police have released photos of a woman with a long, blonde ponytail who robbed a taxi driver earlier this month.


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.


A burned-out 2009 limousine is parked in a driveway along Skycrest Drive in the Rossmoor community of Walnut Creek. (Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)

10 Women Escape Burning Limousine In Walnut Creek

A group of 10 women — many in their mid-nineties — escaped from a burning limousine in Walnut Creek Sunday thanks to some quick-acting caregivers.