Fireworks Spark At Least 2 Of Several Brush Fires In East Bay, Historic Barn DestroyedFireworks started at least two of several brushfires Friday night around Contra Costa County, while another burned down on a historic barn in unincorporated Rodeo.
Reopening: BART Sending Extra Commute Trains To Pittsburg/Bay PointIn response to recent rising ridership numbers as COVID-19 restrictions ease, BART on Monday began sending three extra commute trains to Pittsburg/Bay Point.
Driver Arrested On DUI Charges In Fatal Highway 4 CrashA driver has been arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated in the aftermath of a three-vehicle crash on state Highway 4 early Sunday that left a motorcyclist dead.
Robbery Suspect Fatally Shot By Bay Point Store Clerk Identified As Merced ManThe man who was shot by a clerk during the robbery of a Bay Point store and later pronounced dead outside has been identified, the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.
DRAMATIC VIDEO: Bay Point Clerk Fatally Shoots Store Robbery SuspectA Bay Point convenience store clerk, who was robbed and viciously assaulted, shot and killed the suspect as the armed, masked man fled -- a drama captured on surveillance video.
CHP Rescue Young Pig On Highway 4 In Bay PointCHP in Contra Costa County came across an unusual trespasser on Highway 4 Monday night when a young pig was found on the busy roadway, authorities said.
East Bay Men Arrested In Luxury Auto Theft RingTwo Contra Costa County men have been arrested in connection with a multi-state auto theft ring targeting luxury vehicles, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Sheriff: Suspect Arrested In Bay Point Vandalism; Made To Appear As Hate CrimeAn Oakland resident has been arrested for allegedly vandalizing a Bay Point neighborhood with racist graffiti and destruction of property in an attack that was made to appear as if it was a hate crime, according to authorities.
Dozens Of Animals Perish When Fire Destroys Backyard Chicken Coop In Bay PointDozens of animals perished when a two-alarm vegetation fire destroyed a backyard chicken coop in Bay Point.
Two People Rescued From Waters Near Suisun Bay In Bay PointAuthorities in Contra Costa County worked together to rescue two people in the water near Suisun Bay in Bay Point Monday afternoon.
No Charges Filed In Shooting Death Of Pittsburg ManContra Costa County prosecutors have declined to file criminal charges against a man for a fatal shooting in Pittsburg last week, saying that the death may have been a result of self-defense.
Woman Found Dead on Bay Point Sidewalk Investigated as HomicideA body was found in a residential area of Bay Point in unincorporated Contra Costa County early Sunday morning, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office.
Trapped Man Dies In Early Morning Bay Point FireA woman was able to escape, but her husband died early Friday after he became trapped inside their burning Bay Point home.
18-Year-Old Man Shot Dead Friday Night in Bay PointA man found fatally shot in a residential neighborhood in Bay Point Friday night was 18 years old and the Contra Costa County Sheriff's homicide unit is investigating.
Contra Costa Deputies Investigate Bay Point Attempted RapeThe Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office is investigating an assault with intent to commit rape that occurred Thursday in Bay Point.