UPDATE: Vegetation Fire That Threatened Homes in Hercules ContainedFire crews in the East Bay have contained a vegetation fire burning in the area of Willow Avenue in Hercules late Thursday afternoon that threatened homes, according to officials.
Crews Knock Down Grass Fire Near Phillips Refinery In Rodeo; I-80 Lanes ReopenCrews from the Crockett-Carquinez Fire Department on Tuesday contained a grass fire near the Phillips 66 San Francisco Refinery that engulfed a truck, caused a rush hour traffic jam and threatened homes.
Rodeo Couple Charged With Torture, Felony Child Abuse After Death of Young DaughterA couple in Rodeo face multiple charges of felony child abuse after their 11-year-old daughter died suddenly last month.
Officer Struck By Fleeing Vehicle In Hercules; Suspect Arrested After Rodeo BurglaryPolice arrested a 28-year-old Alameda man Wednesday after he allegedly hit an officer with a vehicle while trying to elude arrest.
Contra Costa Crews Extinguish Brush Fire On Rodeo Refinery PropertyA vegetation fire was contained Wednesday evening on the Phillips 66 refinery in the unincorporated town of Rodeo.
SFPD Arrests East Bay Man For Filming Underage Dancers, Attempting To Meet Child For Lewd ActPolice in San Francisco have arrested a 45-year-old East Bay man who allegedly filmed underage members of a dance group, sent inappropriate messages to them and tried to meet one of the members to engage in a lewd act.
Phillips 66 Refinery In Rodeo Converting To Renewable FuelsFor 124 years, the Phillips 66 Rodeo Refinery has processed crude oil into all manner of fuels. Phillips 66 now says it is saying goodbye to crude oil and hello to renewable fuels.
Grass Fire That Burned Near Rodeo Tank Farm Along I-80 50% ContainedCal Fire and Contra Costa Fire units have reached 50 percent containment on a grass fire that burned close to a Rodeo tank farm Monday afternoon east of I-80, according to fire officials.
Fireworks Spark At Least 2 Of Several Brush Fires In East Bay, Historic Barn DestroyedFireworks started at least two of several brushfires Friday night around Contra Costa County, while another burned down on a historic barn in unincorporated Rodeo.
Suspect Identified In Rodeo Murder; May Be Getting Help In Avoiding CaptureAuthorities have identified a murder suspect following an April fatal shooting in Rodeo and it's believed he is being helped in avoiding capture.
Vegetation Fire Burns In Crockett South Of Carquinez BridgeA vegetation fire was burning in Crockett in Contra Costa County just south of the Carquinez Bridge Tuesday.
San Pablo Man Found Shot Dead Friday in RodeoA 24-year-old San Pablo man was shot and killed Friday night in Rodeo and the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office was searching Saturday night for the man's killer.
CHP Infrared Video Leads To Suspects' Arrests In Rodeo After Interstate 80 ChaseFour people were arrested after a California Highway Patrol chase through three Bay Area counties, ending with suspects being arrested as they hid in the driveway of a Rodeo home with the help of a CHP aircraft's infrared camera.
Plans To Build New Petrochemical Tanks In Rodeo Face Pushback Following NuStar FireA KPIX 5 original report is revealing new plans underway to build more petrochemical tanks inside Phillips 66’s Rodeo refinery, next to the facility where two storage tanks exploded and burned last week.
No Unusually High Levels Of Toxins Detected After NuStar FireContra Costa County health officers who took air samples at the scene of last week's industrial fire at the NuStar Energy facility in Crockett say there were no unusually high levels of toxic substances detected.