Intruder Shot Dead At Pleasant Hill Home IdentifiedA man fatally shot after he allegedly vandalized vehicles and banged on windows to get into homes in Pleasant Hill on Tuesday evening has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office as 46-year-old John Kruetz.
Man Behaving Erratically Shot, Killed After Entering Pleasant Hill HomeA man behaving erratically was shot and killed Tuesday evening, according to Pleasant Hill police.
UPDATE: Fire Destroys 2 Pleasant Hill Homes; Firefighter Suffers BurnsA firefighter was injured Monday afternoon while battling a fire that destroyed two homes in a Pleasant Hill neighborhood and left crews searching for a resident who is unaccounted for, authorities said.
Pleasant Hill To Host Official 4th Of July Show In Hopes Of Preventing Deadly Illegal FireworksContra Costa Fire says it hopes Pleasant Hill's officially sanctioned show will deter people from lighting up illegal fireworks that can be both devastating and deadly.
Police Arrest 2 Juveniles For Fireworks Starting Fire Near Diablo Valley CollegePleasant Hill police arrested two juveniles Wednesday in connection to a grass fire near Diablo Valley College, believed to be started by illegal fireworks.
Bogus 911 Call Sends Officers Swarming Quiet Pleasant Hill NeighborhoodA quiet Pleasant Hill community became the center of a massive police operation as authorities received a bogus call about a possible murder.
UPDATE: Missing Pleasant Hill 10-Year-Old Girl Found SafeA missing 10-year-old girl in Pleasant Hill was found safe after police called on the public for help finding her on Thursday.
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.
Police Arrest Pair Suspected In Cellphone Store BurglaryPolice arrested the two burglary suspects who got inside a cell phone store in Pleasant Hill by sawing the door off its hinges.
UPDATE: Pleasant Hill Family Suffers Welts, Bruises In Surprise Paintball Gun AttackMembers of a Pleasant Hill family on an evening walk were left with bruises and welts after being targeted in a paintball gun attack, authorities said. 
COVID: Urgent Need In Bay Area For Convalescent Plasma From Recovered Coronavirus PatientsThe American Red Cross said it has a critical need for donated plasma, the part of the blood that contains antibodies, from those who have recovered from the virus.