UPDATE Fire Crews Control Pittsburg Vegetation Fire by Bailey RoadFire crews in Contra Costa County have controlled a vegetation fire in Pittsburg Wednesday that shut down Bailey Road in both directions.
Contra Costa Fire District Breaks Ground On New Station To Serve Pittsburg / Bay PointA groundbreaking was held Friday by the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District to mark the start of construction of a replacement fire station to serve the unincorporated community of Bay Point and the neighboring city of Pittsburg.
Man Accused Of Attempted Kidnapping Of Woman Headed To Pittsburg / Bay Point BART StationA Contra Costa County man is facing multiple charges for allegedly attempting to kidnap a woman who was headed to the Pittsburg / Bay Point BART station last week.
Pittsburg Council Approves Controversial Faria / Southwest Hills Project With 1,500 HomesWith strong union support but against broad environmental opposition, the Pittsburg City Council on Monday night unanimously approved the Faria/Southwest Hills project that will have 1,500 more homes built along the busy state Highway 4 corridor.
VIDEO: Pittsburg Police Release Body-Camera Footage Of Recent Officer-Involved ShootingThe Pittsburg Police Department on Monday afternoon released body camera video and other footage related to an officer-involved shooting late last month that left a suspect injured.
Suspect Wounded In Pittsburg Officer-Involved ShootingA 32-year-old Oakland man was wounded Saturday afternoon after a foot chase and an armed confrontation with Pittsburg police.
Pittsburg Police Arrest Suspect In Brutal Screwdriver Stabbing AttackPolice in Pittsburg arrested an assault suspect Thursday afternoon after he allegedly stabbed the victim unprovoked with a screwdriver, causing a collapsed lung authorities said.
Over 50% Of CoCo County Vegetation Fires Start At Or Near Homeless Camps, Official SaysA fire at a roofing supply company in Pittsburg on Sunday began at a nearby homeless camp. A Contra Costa Fire official confirmed at the scene that they spend a lot of time chasing fires started by the homeless.
Firefighter Injured Battling 3-Alarm Fire At Roofing Supply Business In PittsburgA firefighter was injured as crews battled a 3-alarm structure fire at a roofing supply business in Pittsburg that began at a homeless encampment.
Vehicle Fatally Strikes Man Running On Highway 4 In PittsburgA pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Wednesday night in Pittsburg, according to preliminary information from the California Highway Patrol.