Garbage Truck Explodes Into A Fireball In ConcordA Republic Service garbage truck erupted into an intense fireball that left the cab a melted, burned-out hulk Tuesday afternoon on a Highway 4 off-ramp, authorities said.
Wild Chase In Concord Leads To Arrests, Guns, Damaged VehiclesTwo people were arrested Saturday and two others were still being sought by Concord police Sunday after a chase that resulted in three damaged vehicles, Concord police said.
Sears, Kmart To Shut Down 4 Bay Area Locations In Latest Round Of ClosuresThe company that owns retailers Sears and Kmart announced that it plans to close nearly 100 stores nationwide by early next year, including four locations in the Bay Area.
Fire Crews Knock Down Brush Fire Near Route 242 In ConcordFirefighters have extinguished a brush fire that briefly closed Olivera Road at State Route 242 in Concord Tuesday afternoon.
Concord Pastor and India Archbishop Killed in Northern California CrashFather Mathew Vellankal, pastor of St. Bonaventure in Concord, was killed in a car crash with a big rig Thursday, along with Archbishop Dominic Jala of the Archdiocese of Shillong, India.
Suspect In Concord Attempted Murder Pleads Not GuiltyAn alleged gunman arrested in connection with an August shooting at the Bonfare Market in Concord pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and possession of a short-barreled shotgun last week, according to police.
Police Searching For Missing Concord Woman With Alzheimer’s, DementiaNorma Atterbury was last seen wearing a purple T shirt with black writing, and brown pants and slippers. She suffers from Dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
Concord's New 911 Texting System Already Saves A LifeStarting Monday, the Concord Police Department will officially go online with a new method of reaching 911. Not only will you be able to call, you can now start texting them as well.
Suspect In Concord Burglary Arrested After Being Spotted With Samurai SwordA rookie officer found a burglary suspect walking around downtown Concord with a samurai sword Tuesday, police said.
$110 Million Bail 'Corrected And Reduced' For Concord Arcade Robbery SuspectsTwo parolees facing felony charges in connection with the robbery of a Concord arcade who had their combined bail set in excess of $100 million in an apparent clerical error have had that sum reduced.
$110 Million Bail For Concord Arcade Robbery Suspects May Be RecordA pair of parolees who have pleaded not guilty to new felonies associated with a robbery at a Concord mall in May have had their combined bail set in excess of $100 million.
Suspect Wanted In Concord Motel 6 Shooting Arrested In South DakotaThe U.S. Marshals Service says one of two men wanted for killing a man at a motel in the East Bay has been arrested in South Dakota.
Former Security Guard Arrested For Armed Concord Video Arcade RobberyA former security guard and his alleged accomplice have been arrested in the armed robbery of Concord's video gaming arcade and bowling alley Round 1 in May.
Motorcyclist Killed In Concord Crash IdentifiedA motorcyclist killed in a crash early Sunday morning in Concord has been identified as 28-year-old Joshua Morgensen from Clayton, according to the Contra Costa County coroner’s office.
Suspect In Shooting Outside Concord Water Park Arrested In SacramentoA suspect who allegedly shot another man two weekends ago in the parking lot of Concord's Six Flags Hurricane Harbor is in custody.