Some San Pablo Residents Uneasy As Police Unveil High-Tech, Long Flying DroneA day after the San Pablo city council unanimously approved an advanced new drone program for law enforcement use, police showed their high-tech gear off at a National Night Out event.
Family Makes Tearful Plea For Help In Richmond Fatal Stray Bullet CasePolice in Richmond on Tuesday afternoon offered a new clue as well as a reward in the death of a janitor who worked at KPIX 5.
Stolen Herding Puppy Found Safe In RichmondOne of two herding puppies stolen from a marsh near Point Pinole Regional Shoreline was recovered in Richmond, authorities said Tuesday.
Flaring At Richmond Chevron Refinery Produces Black Smoke Over East BayBlack smoke hanging over the East Bay Wednesday evening is the result of flaring in a unit at the Chevron Refinery in Richmond, officials said.
Woman Fatally Struck On Eastbound I-580 In RichmondA woman was struck and killed on eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Richmond early Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Caltrans Puts Finishing Touches On Project To Fix Richmond-San Rafael BridgeCaltrans is now putting the finishing touches on a project to fix 31 expansion joints on the upper deck of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge.
Richmond Ferry Testing Out Weekend ServiceThe Richmond ferry will offer weekend service starting Aug. 3 on a trial basis for the months of August, September, October and the first weekend of November.
Swastika Yard Display Spurs New Protest In El SobranteOutrage over an El Sobrante man's front yard swastika prompted neighbors to stage a protest Thursday.
Neighbors On Edge As El Sobrante Man Displays Giant Swastika On Front YardA community in Contra Costa County is on edge after a man displayed a giant cement swastika on his front yard. He denied it was a swastika, calling it a "Tibetan symbol."
Community Holds Vigil For Richmond Man Killed By Stray BulletA vigil was held Tuesday for Miguel Ramirez, a 56-year-old father of three and grandfather of four who was reportedly struck by a stray bullet while getting mail outside his home in Richmond last week.
East Bay Leaders Consider Opposing Plan To Reactivate Long-Dormant Rail Line In RichmondThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will on Tuesday discuss formally opposing plans by BNSF Railway to reactivate a long-dormant rail line through the Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline Park in Richmond.
Recent Slew Of Richmond Shootings Prompts FBI Response, More Police PatrolsAn unusually violent 48 hours in the city of Richmond has police calling in the FBI and patrolling vulnerable neighborhoods to discourage retaliatory shootings this week.
Richmond Man Dies In Solo-Vehicle Crash On Hwy 4 Near HerculesA 51-year-old Richmond man died following a solo-vehicle crash early Saturday morning on westbound State Highway 4 just east of the Willow Avenue exit in Hercules.
'PowerPlant Park' Could Make Richmond The Cannabis Capital Of Contra Costa CountyThe city of Richmond could see hundreds of new jobs and millions of dollars in additional tax revenue thanks to a recently approved marijuana production complex.
SUV Flips Over, Driver Suffers Major Injuries In I-80 Crash Near HerculesThe driver of an SUV suffered serious injuries in an accident on I-80 eastbound near Hercules that closed down lanes for 45 minutes and backed up traffic, according to the CHP.