Congressman Mark DeSaulnier 'Showing Progress' During Pneumonia Treatment, Family SaysEast Bay Congressman Mark DeSaulnier remains in critical but stable condition and is showing progress during treatment for pneumonia, his family announced Tuesday.
Bay Area Gets Fresh Air, Volunteers At Food Banks To Keep From Going Stir-CrazyOn the first official Saturday of the “stay-at-home” order, and after nearly a week of being cooped up in their homes, a lot of people in Contra Costa County were out and about, looking for ways to keep from going stir-crazy.
Food Banks Continue To Struggle During Coronavirus Shelter-In-Place OrderAs people shelter in place in their homes, food banks across the Bay Area are having difficulty getting enough help to meet a skyrocketing demand.
Child Pornography Charges Filed Against Concord Man Who Volunteered With KidsPolice in Concord confirmed Thursday that the Contra Costa County District Attorney has filed felony child pornography charges against a man who volunteered with children in the community.
Man Arrested After Repeatedly Stabbing Person In ConcordThe Concord Police Department on Wednesday called on potential witnesses to come forward to discuss a stabbing that occurred Tuesday afternoon on Meadow Lane.
4 Juveniles Detained, 1 Arrested Following Highway 4 High-Speed Chase, Crash Near ConcordFour boys were arrested Monday evening after leading California Highway Patrol officers on a high-speed chase starting in east Antioch and ending just west of Concord.
Driver Arrested In Destructive Road Rage Battle In ConcordAn angry reaction over a missed green light led to a destructive road rage battle between two drivers in Concord that resulted in major damage to both vehicles and one driver's arrest.
Concord Teen Arrested For Allegedly Slaying His MotherAn 18-year-old who called Concord police late Thursday night to say he had just killed his mother has been taken into custody, authorities said.
Firefighter Injured Battling Concord Naval Weapons Station BlazeA Concord firefighter suffered a back injury when he tumbled through a floor while battling a blaze in an abandoned apartment building on the city' east side, the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District said.
Labor Dispute Continues To Delay Concord Naval Weapons Station Development The master developer and the labor consortium poised to build a new 2,300-acre residential and commercial community on the former Concord Naval Weapons Station land were directed by the Concord City Council Wednesday night to resume meeting and redouble their efforts to break an impasse over labor agreements stalling the project.
BART Police Remove Person On Tracks In Concord; Trains Running On TimeA person on the tracks by the Concord BART station caused major delays during the evening commute and had police negotiating far into the night, BART officials said Wednesday.
Commuters Avoiding Concord Park & Ride Lot Due To Trash, Car Break-Ins, Homeless CampA popular Park & Ride lot in Concord has turned into a dumping ground. Many drivers said they avoid parking there because of the homeless people who live there, trash, and car break-ins.
Concord Smash-And-Grab Suspects Arrested After PursuitTwo Sun Valley Mall smash-and-grab suspects were in custody Sunday after a police pursuit ended with their capture on Highway 4, Concord police said.
Concord Police Release Body Cam Video Of Fatal Shooting Of Man Attacking Parents With KnifeConcord police on Friday released video footage and dispatch recordings from an incident on Dec. 1 in which officers fatally shot a 60-year-old man who they alleged was attacking his elderly parents.
Blue Jean Bandits Pillage Several Pairs Of Denim From Concord JCPenney StoreThree women walked into a JCPenney store in Concord and walked out with thousands of dollars' worth of jeans last week.