2 Injured, 1 Seriously, In 2-Car Crash In OakleyA person was thrown from their car and seriously injured in a 2-car crash in Oakley Sunday night and had to be flown by helicopter to a hospital. The other person suffered minor injuries.
5-Year-Old Boy Flown To Oakland Children's Hospital After Falling, Injuring HeadA 5-year-old boy was flown to Children's Hospital Oakland Sunday afternoon after striking his head in a fall from a pantry shelf in a residence.
Oakley and Bethel Island to Get New Fire Station – Minus StaffOne day after a devastating fire destroyed three homes on Bethel Island in eastern Contra Costa County, residents said they're frustrated that plans to open a new fire station in nearby Oakley have stalled.
Student Extradited From Texas To Bay Area, Faces 10 Felony ChargesAn Oakley man attending college in Texas was extradited back to Contra Costa County on Tuesday. He pleaded not guilty to 10 felony charges alleging that he threatened to kill the principal at Freedom High School, shoot students and rape underage girls.
Dense Fog Advisory Issued For East Contra Costa CountyA dense fog advisory covering areas of Contra Costa County east of the Willow Pass has been called by the National Weather Service.
Oakley Teen Charged With Threatening High School Girls OnlineAn Oakley teen has been charged with eight felony counts for allegedly making a series of social media threats targeting female students and Freedom High School.
Firefighters Survive 'Near Miss' With Freight Train Battling Oakley BlazeFirefighters battling a two-alarm blaze at an Oakley tire company early Wednesday were nearly hit by a speeding freight train on tracks they thought had been closed off.
Officer, Deputy Fatally Shoot Dog After Suspect Foot Chase In OakleyPolice and Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputies fatally shot a dog while detaining a mail-theft suspect who had led them on a pursuit that started in the unincorporated area of Byron on Monday morning.
Toxic Algae In Discovery Bay Prompts Warnings From Health OfficialsIgnoring a warning issued by health officials, swimmers and their pets on Friday were still using a popular body of water in eastern Contra Costa to cool off, even though it's now contaminated with toxic algae.
Brentwood Suspect Arrested Following Police Chase, CrashA suspected auto thief was arrested Monday following a high-speed chase that began in Brentwood and ended in a crash on an Oakley street.
Police Kill Pit Bull That Attacked K-9 In OakleyA Concord police officer shot and killed a pit bull that attacked a police K-9 in Oakley, where investigators were seeking a murder suspect on Saturday.
1 Person Hospitalized After Balcony Collapse At Oakley HomeOne person was hospitalized Tuesday night after a balcony at an Oakley home collapsed.
San Francisco Man Arrested For Alleged Child Molestation Near OakleyContra Costa County sheriff's deputies arrested a man last week whom they suspect of molesting a girl in an unincorporated area near Oakley, a sheriff's spokesman said Wednesday.
Oakley Boy Killed In Tragic Bike Accident Weeks Before Kidney TransplantJust weeks before undergoing life-saving kidney surgery transplanting a donated organ from his mother, an Oakley teen died this weekend while riding his bike blocks from his home.
Severe Lightning Storm In Oakley Damages Home, Hospitalizes OneA low pressure system approaching the coast spun a volatile mixture of thunder, lightning and a downpour into Oakley area early Thursday morning.