Shooting Reported Along Highway 4 In Pittsburg; 3rd Shooting In A WeekThe California Highway Patrol is investigating a shooting incident that occurred on westbound state Highway 4 in Pittsburg Thursday night, the latest in a series of shootings on that stretch of highway.
Driver Shot, Crashes on Highway 4 Off-Ramp in PittsburgA driver was shot in the neck in Pittsburg Thursday night then crashed along the Highway 4 Railroad Avenue off-ramp.
UPDATE Vegetation Fire Near Kirker Pass Road in Pittsburg ExtinguishedContra Costa County Fire crews have stopped the forward progress of a sizable vegetation fire burning near homes along Kirker Pass Road in Pittsburg Thursday afternoon, according to authorities.
UPDATE: Suspect in Horrific Pittsburg Double-Fatal Crash on Probation For Prior DUIPolice in Pittsburg on Tuesday morning released additional details on the fatal DUI crash that killed two people Monday evening, including that the suspect arrested was already on probation for a prior DUI conviction.
UPDATE: 2 Dead, 7 Injured, 1 Arrest In Suspected DUI Crash In PittsburgA driver who set off a fatal major injury crash in Pittsburg Monday was arrested for driving under the influence, according to police.
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.
Helicopter VIDEO: Fleeing Suspect Arrested After Wrong-Way Highway 4 CrashA suspect fleeing police at high speeds took a wrong-way turn onto the westbound lanes of Highway 4, crashing head-on into an oncoming car and finally being taken into custody when the disabled vehicle came to a stop on the busy freeway.
Juvenile Arrested For Allegedly Robbing Pittsburg Bank With Fake BombPolice in Pittsburg on Monday arrested a juvenile suspect who allegedly robbed a bank with a fake explosive device and said he watched a YouTube video beforehand on how to do so.
Pittsburg Standoff: Woman's Ex-Boyfriend Arrested After Alleged Domestic Violence, Holding Child HostageA woman's estranged boyfriend was involved in an hours-long standoff with police in Pittsburg after allegedly assaulting the woman and holding her young child at knifepoint before he was finally arrested, police said.
Man Gets 19 Years-To-Life For 2017 Murder In Pittsburg ParkA man was sentenced of 19 years to life Tuesday after pleading guilty to murder and admitting to the use of a firearm in a 2017 shooting in Pittsburg, the Contra Costa District Attorney's Office said.
Pittsburg Police Bust Illegal Chop Shop; Suspects Arrested; Weapons SeizedActing on a stolen car tip, Pittsburg police and CHP officers busted an illegal chop shop, arrested suspects and seized weapons including at least one 'ghost gun' in a Friday raid.
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.
7 Arsons Suspects Arrested In Separate Incidents In Contra Costa County Since New YearSeven suspects have been arrested in eight separate arson cases in the East Bay since the beginning of the year, according fire officials.
Construction On Pittsburg Chick-Fil-A Restaurant Set To Begin, Prompts Traffic ConcernsConstruction will begin on Pittsburg's very first Chick-fil-A restaurant and while fans of the chain known for chicken sandwiches are happy, nearby businesses are concerned about long lines of cars once it opens.