3-Alarm Fire Burns Mobile Homes Near MartinezA three-alarm fire in unincorporated Contra Costa County outside Martinez damaged several recreational vehicles and a boat Wednesday evening, according to authorities in the East Bay.
Firefighters Extinguish 'Suspicious' Grass Fire In MartinezContra Costa County firefighters say a one-alarm grass fire that broke out in Martinez Sunday afternoon was suspicious in nature.
Contra Costa County Deputy Accused Of Having Sex With 2 InmatesThe Contra Costa County Sheriff's office announced Thursday that a deputy has been arrested for allegedly having unlawful sex with two inmates, according to authorities.
Man On German Business Trip Spots Prowler At Martinez HomeA Martinez man talked to KPIX 5 about his terrifying experience during a recent European business trip when he spotted a prowler outside his home on a security camera while his family was asleep inside.
Martinez Condo Complex Burns Twice Within 24 HoursA one-alarm fire broke out early Monday morning at the same condominium complex in Martinez where a two-alarm blaze broke out Sunday.
Firefighter Injured Battling 2-Alarm Martinez Townhouse Fire A firefighter was injured early Sunday battling a two-alarm fire that through a Martinez townhouse complex, heavily damaging four homes.
Martinez Inches Towards Spot On Business Competition Reality ShowA reality show with an unusual premise may be coming to the Bay Area. The program will give one local community's downtown district an economic shot in the arm.
Woman Dies In 2-Alarm Condo Fire In MartinezA woman died in a fire in a condominium building Saturday morning in Martinez.
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.