Concord City Council Approves Police Drone Program Despite ProtestsThe Concord City Council unanimously approved a police request for a drone program this week over the protests of residents who cited concerns over privacy and that the $30,000 of seed money for the program comes from Marathon Petroleum.
73-Year-Old Woman Fatally Struck in Concord Pedestrian AccidentA 73-year-old woman died after a vehicle hit her as she was walking Monday morning in Concord, police said.
Concord Police Investigate Death of Teen in Possible Accidental OverdosePolice in Concord on Monday confirmed that the department is investigating the death of a 14-year-old child at their home after the ingestion of a pill over the weekend.
Concord Police Search For Suspect in Shooting at Rec Center Parking LotPolice in Concord are investigating a Wednesday afternoon shooting in the parking lot of a quiet recreation center that sent the victim to the hospital.
Concord Fire Crews Respond to Two Structure Fires Sunday EveningPolice officers and Contra Costa County Fire Protection District crews responded to two structure fires Sunday evening, according to authorities.
Concord Police Arrest Suspect in Connection with Domestic-Violence Shooting that Injured 2Police in Concord on Thursday confirmed the recent arrest of a suspect in connection with a domestic-violence shooting that injured a woman and a juvenile early Wednesday morning.
Man Shot At Sunvalley Mall In Concord; Gunman At LargeA man was wounded and the gunman remained at large Monday night following a shooting at the Sunvalley Shopping Center in Concord.
Female Victim Fatally Stabbed In Concord Over Weekend, Suspect In CustodyA female victim died in a stabbing in Concord early Saturday morning and the suspect was found not far from the crime scene, police confirmed Monday.
Concord City Council Gets Pushback on Police Vehicle PurchasesWhat figured to be an item on the Concord City Council meeting agenda that would generate little or no public discussion instead prompted talk about the need for a financial audit of local police operations, and more dedication paid to "re-imagining" police services.
Concord Officials Move Ahead On Homelessness, Mental Health TeamsIn what officials view as first steps in creating more comprehensive capability to respond to calls about homelessness and mental-health issues, Concord City Council members on Tuesday approved moving ahead with establishing local teams to do that.
Concord Police Pursuit Comes To Bizarre End; Car Drives Partially Up Power Pole WirePolice in the East Bay on Friday released photos and details about a Wednesday night vehicle pursuit that came to a strange end with a suspect vehicle driving on top of a second car and partway up a guide wire to a PG&E power pole.