Concord City Council To Decide On New Cannabis DispensaryThe Concord City Council will decide Tuesday whether to allow a cannabis storefront retail operation to move into the Park & Shop strip mall.
2 Arrested After Trying To Steal Merchandise From Sephora Store in Concord Using Baby StrollersTwo women were arrested in Concord robbing a Sephora store, using baby strollers to carry out more than $1,000 in merchandise, police said Thursday.
Man Wounded In Sunvalley Mall Shooting Was Coming To Aid Of Robbery Victim A man who was coming to the aid of a robbery victim at Concord's Sunvalley Mall on New Year's Eve was wounded in a shooting that sent terrified shoppers scrambling for cover.
Mt. Diablo Unified Negotiations With Teachers Reach Impasse, State Mediation RequestedState mediators are getting involved in negotiations between Mt. Diablo Unified School District and its teachers' union, which this week filed an impasse declaration, saying the district's bargaining team has failed to present a reasonable proposal.
Tenant Groups Push Concord City Council to Reject Anti-Harassment ProposalA coalition of tenant rights organizations called on the Concord City Council this week to reject a proposed anti-harassment ordinance that critics say is too weak to effectively protect residents.
Pedestrian Suffers Major Injuries In Concord Hit-And-Run CrashA pedestrian was hospitalized with major injuries in the wake of what police described as a hit and run collision on Monument Boulevard in Concord early Saturday morning.
Concord Man Convicted Of Posting Antisemitic Murder Threats; Assault Weapon PossessionA jury found a Concord man guilty of four felony charges related to posting antisemitic murder threats online and illegally possessing an assault weapon, the Contra Costa District Attorney Diana Becton announced Wednesday.
13-Year-Old Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Wild Chase In Stolen CarA 13-year-old Concord boy led police on a wild chase early Sunday morning in a stolen car that ended when he lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a decorative boulder in front of Starbucks in Oakley.
Contra Costa Crews Knock Down Fire at Concord Auto Repair ShopContra Costa County Fire units were at the scene of a commercial fire in Concord Tuesday night that crews have knocked down, according to authorities.
UPDATE: Armed, Smash-and-Grab Robbers Ransack Concord Mall Jewelry StoreA brazen crew of smash-and-grab robbers took over a Concord jewelry store Monday night, ransacking display cases before fleeing with an undisclosed amount of merchandise.
Concord Police Searching for Nonverbal Autistic Man Who Went MissingPolice in Concord are searching for a nonverbal autistic man from Pittsburg who went missing Friday afternoon, according to authorities.