BART Provides Free Bus Service Between Lafayette And Rockridge Stations During Tracks ProjectBART passengers traveling between Lafayette and Rockridge stations in the East Bay this weekend will need to transfer to a free bus due to an ongoing track upgrade project.
Walnut Creek BART Station Reopens After Hours-Long Closure for 'Major Medical Emergency'BART's Walnut Creek station reopened and train service was fully restored in both directions after a "major medical emergency" earlier Saturday.
Ret. FBI Agent Arrested For Allegedly Taking $200K In Bribes Linked To Organized CrimeProsecutors said that from 2015 to 2017, while working on national security matters at the FBI's San Francisco field office, Babak Broumand received gifts and cash averaging $10,000 a month from a lawyer with links to organized crime.
2 Drivers Arrested In 2 Separate Suspected DUI Crashes Hours Apart On Hwy 24CHP officers in Contra Costa County on Tuesday announced the arrest of two drivers in two separate suspected DUI crashes that happened on Highway 24 in Lafayette late Monday evening.
VIDEO: Lafayette Reopens Trails After Rampaging Wild Pig Threat RemovedOfficials announced Thursday they have reopened all hiking trails in Lafayette after 19 feral wild pigs had been trapped and removed to other locations.
East Bay Teacher Arrested In Alleged Sex Case Involving StudentsAn East Bay woman accused of having sexual contact with two students while she was a teacher at Acalanes High School over 20 years ago was arrested Wednesday evening, according to authorities.
Professional Trapper Hunting Down Lafayette's Marauding Wild PigsRampaging wild hogs in Lafayette have gotten so out of control this winter that the city has been forced to hire professional trappers to reduce the number of animals.
Home Invasion Suspects Held On $9 Million Bail; Alleged Crime Spree Spanned 3 Bay Area CountiesTwo Fairfield men were being held Tuesday on $9 million bail for a violent crime spree in Alameda, Contra Costa and Solano counties, including charges for home invasion, carjacking, kidnapping, burglary and threatening a witness.
2 Additional Suspects Arrested In Connection With East Bay Home Invasion RobberiesPolice in Lafayette on Friday announced the arrests of two additional suspects in connection with several home invasion robberies that happened in Lafayette, Oakland and Benicia.
Suspects In 2 Lafayette Home Invasion Robberies ArrestedTwo suspects connected to two violent home invasion robberies in Lafayette have been arrested, Lafeyette police said Thursday.
Lafayette Residents Pack Meeting Addressing Recent Uptick In Violent CrimeA community meeting in Lafayette Wednesday night addressed the recent uptick in crime in the city. While law enforcement has increased patrols, many residents feel more needs to be done and they are ready to take action.
Concord Resident Reports Being Tied Up In Home Invasion RobberyPolice are investigating another possible home invasion robbery in Concord, the latest in a recent string of similar crimes in the East Bay.
2 Injured In Violent Lafayette Home Invasion Robbery; Deputies Increase PatrolsTwo residents were injured Tuesday evening when armed suspects took advantage of an open garage door to gain entry into a Lafayette home, assaulting the homeowner and ransacking the residence before fleeing.
Power Outages: Thousands Of Santa Rosa Residents Face Night Lit By CandlelightNearly 50,000 Wine Country homes and businesses began going dark Wednesday morning in the latest round of Pacific Gas and Electric power outages, but hours later weather conditions had improved enough to allow the cancellation of planned blackouts in five other Northern California counties.
PG&E Scales Back Power Shutoff; Multiple Counties No Longer ImpactedPG&E officials announced Tuesday afternoon that residents in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and San Mateo counties would not be impacted by the planned Public Safety Power Shutoff on Wednesday.