Park Service Allows Limited Access to John Muir GravesiteTo make reservations for a tour call the John Muir National Historic Site at: (925) 228-8860
Martinez Gym Owner Arrested On Suspicion Of Lewd Acts With MinorThe owner of a gym in Martinez was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of lewd acts with a child under 14 years old, police said Wednesday.
Man Trespassing On Tracks Struck And Killed By Amtrak Train In MartinezA Capitol Corridor train was on its way to Oakland from Sacramento when the strike happened around 11:45 a.m.
Suspect Arrested After Being Fired On By Sheriff's DeputyJoey Carroll, 34, of Pittsburg, was arrested and booked Sunday morning into the Martinez Detention Facility on suspicion of numerous crimes.
Richmond Man Dies in Solo Crash on Hwy 4 in MartinezA 41-year-old man from Richmond died in a solo vehicle collision on westbound state Highway 4 in Martinez Sunday morning.
Teen Drama '13 Reasons Why' Takes Over Martinez StreetsSome streets in Martinez were shut down Wednesday as crews filmed scenes from the second season of the Netflix teen drama '13 Reasons Why.'
Wanted Parolee Spits Feces At Arresting Officers In Patrol Car Along I-80A wanted man who was arrested last week in Richmond allegedly became combative and then defecated, ate his feces and spat it at officers in a police car while being transported to a county jail, forcing authorities to shut down a highway, police said.
California Attorney General Sues To Block Valero Refinery DealCalifornia's attorney general is suing to block a petroleum company's attempt to gain more control over oil, fearing it could further drive up gasoline prices.
Officers Shoot Suspect Who Rammed Police Car In Martinez A Vallejo man sought by police for several days was hospitalized early Thursday after he suffered multiple gunshot wounds in an officer-involved shooting.
Deputy's Wife Pleads Not Guilty To Charges In Fatal DUI CrashThe wife of an Alameda County sheriff's deputy was in court Tuesday to answer to charges stemming from a September 2016 crash that killed a toddler.
Martinez Bank Robbery Suspect Nabbed At Nearby Burger KingPolice arrested 27-year-old Dillan Woods on suspicion of robbery and outstanding parole violations.
String Of Suspicious East Bay Car Fires Under InvestigationThere have been at least three suspicious car fires in the past couple of days in Martinez, Lafayette and Walnut Creek.
Man Suspected Of Killing Wife Before 19-Hour Standoff Charged With MurderA man who allegedly killed his wife Thursday in Walnut Creek and held police at bay in Martinez until Friday afternoon was charged with murder Tuesday, prosecutors said.
Teen Driver Crashes Into Electrical Pole In MartinezA juvenile allegedly crashed his car into a power pole early Sunday morning in Martinez, resulting in a power outage, police said.
Walnut Creek Homicide Suspect Surrenders After 19-Hour Police Standoff In MartinezPolice remained in a tense standoff Friday morning with a man suspected of fatally shooting a woman in Walnut Creek Thursday afternoon.