Contra Costa Crews Extinguish Brush Fire On Rodeo Refinery PropertyA vegetation fire was contained Wednesday evening on the Phillips 66 refinery in the unincorporated town of Rodeo.
Suspect Arrested With Van Filled With Merchandise Stolen From Bay Area Home DepotsA suspect, allegedly responsible for stealing millions of dollars in merchandise over the last 4 years from Home Depot stores, has been arrested, according to Hercules police.
Former Chipotle Restaurant Manager Accused In Sex Assault; Additional Victims SoughtBrentwood police investigators are seeking additional victims possibly associated with a sex crimes investigation that is focused on a 35-year-old Hercules man who is a former manager of several Bay Area Chipotle restaurants.
Hercules Police Arrest Driver After High-Speed ChaseHercules Police arrested a 26-year-old Sacramento man Tuesday on suspicion of multiple crimes after leading officers on a pursuit from Hercules to Martinez.
Vallejo Police Make Over 130 Abandoned Vehicle Checks In One DayVallejo police checked more than 130 abandoned vehicles during a vehicle abatement operation conducted Friday, police said.
Coast Guard Helicopter Crew Rescues Boater, Dog Near HerculesA U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a man and his dog from a sailboat near Hercules early Monday morning.
Westbound Lanes Of I-80 In Hercules Reopen After Big-Rig FireLanes of westbound I-80 in Hercules have reopened hours after Contra Costa fire units knocked down a big-rig fire on the freeway off-ramp, according to authorities.
Missing Fairfield Woman, Grandchildren Found As Gas Station Manager Recognizes ThemA 75-year-old woman and her two grandchildren who have been missing since Sunday were found safe in Pinole and were reunited with family on Thanksgiving morning, the CHP said.
Hercules Neighborhood Installs License Plate Surveillance Cameras To Deter CrimeA neighborhood in the East Bay city of Hercules has installed new surveillance equipment to deter crime. And even though they don't have a lot of crime, residents are determined to keep it that way.
Hercules Police Car Disabled In Spike Strip Attempt To Stop Fleeing SuspectHercules police attempting to spike-strip a suspect vehicle during a pursuit early Monday morning accidentally disabled a patrol vehicle.
Hercules Police Shoot At Allegedly Armed Suspect Fleeing Traffic StopHercules police officers shot at a suspect who pulled a gun early Tuesday morning, police said.
Richmond Man Dies In Solo-Vehicle Crash On Hwy 4 Near HerculesA 51-year-old Richmond man died following a solo-vehicle crash early Saturday morning on westbound State Highway 4 just east of the Willow Avenue exit in Hercules.
SUV Flips Over, Driver Suffers Major Injuries In I-80 Crash Near HerculesThe driver of an SUV suffered serious injuries in an accident on I-80 eastbound near Hercules that closed down lanes for 45 minutes and backed up traffic, according to the CHP.
Missing Richmond Toddler and Mom Found SafeA Richmond woman and her 2-year-old daughter have been found after they went missing, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Hercules Fast Food Manager Accused Of Attacking Customer At Drive-ThruA dispute stemming from an out-of-service ice cream machine at a fast food restaurant in Hercules escalated into a food-throwing incident Wednesday and an assault citation for the manager.