Magnitude 2.8 Earthquake Rattles East Bay Near HerculesA 2.8 magnitude earthquake struck in Contra Costa County early Saturday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
UPDATE: Man Killed in Weekend I-80 Collision Identified as Richmond ResidentA man who died in a three-car collision on Interstate Highway 80 in Hercules over the weekend has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office as 28-year-old Richmond resident Vladimir Pineda Gomez.
One Dead in Horrific 3-Car Collision on I-80One person died Sunday morning in a three-car collision on Interstate 80 in Hercules, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Tree Fire Near Hercules Causes Traffic Jam On I-80California Highway Patrol (CHP) warned commuters Thursday afternoon that a tree fire on westbound I-80 near Hercules created traffic delays.
Dramatic CHP Video: Hercules Starbucks Robbery Suspects Arrested After Wild East Bay PursuitThree suspects in the robbery of a Hercules Starbucks were in custody after they led police and California Highway Patrol officers on a wild pursuit that included traveling the wrong way on a busy Interstate Highway 80 and 580, forcing other drivers to swerve out of the way.
3 East Bay Men Charged In Firearms Trafficking Conspiracy Involving Ghost GunsThree men from the East Bay have been arrested and face federal charges in connection with an alleged conspiracy to traffic firearms.
House Damaged by Fire in HerculesFirefighters in the East Bay were able to contain a structure fire in Hercules early Sunday evening that damaged one home and threatened several others.
Twin 16-Year-Old Boys Robbed, One Shot In HerculesA 16-year-old boy was seriously hurt in a shooting after he and his twin brother were robbed in front of their Hercules home by an armed group of males.
Officer Struck By Fleeing Vehicle In Hercules; Suspect Arrested After Rodeo BurglaryPolice arrested a 28-year-old Alameda man Wednesday after he allegedly hit an officer with a vehicle while trying to elude arrest.
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.