Shooting Kills Driver Of Vehicle In Walnut CreekA shooting appears to have killed the driver of a vehicle in Walnut Creek Thursday evening outside a Target store.
California Reopens: Downtown Walnut Creek Retailers, Restaurants In Dispute Over Future Of ParkletsCities across the Bay Area have looked for imaginative ways to help restaurants during the pandemic. But on one street in Walnut Creek, the effort has raised the ire of other businesses who say they’ve been pushed completely out of sight.
53-Year-Old Man Found Dead In Walnut Creek Homeless EncampmentA 53-year-old man was found dead in a homeless encampment on state property between northbound Interstate 680 and the BART tracks in Walnut Creek on Sunday afternoon, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.
Contra Costa Crews Contain Fire at Rossmoor Apartment Complex; 1 HospitalizedQuick work by Contra Costa Fire crews has knocked down a fire burning at a 16-unit apartment complex in the Walnut Creek community of Rossmoor that hospitalized one person, according to officials.
Woman Shot While Driving Along Highway 24 in Walnut CreekCHP officers in the East Bay on Wednesday are investigating a freeway shooting on Highway 24 in Walnut Creek that injured a female driver, according to authorities.
Crews Contain Early Morning Fire in Mount Diablo State ParkFire crews in the East Bay manage to contain a fire burning in Mount Diablo State Park early Friday morning, according to authorities.
Walnut Creek Crews Contain 2 Separate Fires That Threatened HomesSome homeowners had a close call Thursday morning after a fire burned dangerously close to a Walnut Creek neighborhood before firefighters knocked out the flames.
Transient Man Arrested In Fatal Assault At Walnut Creek Civic ParkA suspect has been arrested in connection with a homicide Monday at Civic Park, Walnut Creek police said Tuesday.
Man Critical Following Attempted Murder At Walnut Creek Civic Park GazeboA man was critically injured following what police call an attempted murder at a park in Walnut Creek Monday, and police were looking for a suspect.
Miles Hall Shooting: No Charges Against Walnut Creek Police Officers In 2019 KillingThe Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office on Friday announced no charges will be filed against any officer involved in the 2019 fatal shooting of Miles Hall, a 23-year-old man who was in a mental health crisis near his home.
East Bay Crews Battle Multiple Blazes Thursday as Dry Winds Boost Fire DangerFire season already seems to be in full swing but some areas of the Bay Area are better prepared than others to battle the flames.
Firefighters Knock Down 2-Alarm Fire at Walnut Creek Senior Facility; Explosions ReportedFirefighters in Walnut Creek have knocked down a two-alarm fire at a senior facility in the Castle Hill neighborhood Thursday afternoon, according to authorities.
COVID: Nearly Two Dozen East Bay High School Students Test Positive After Non-School EventOfficials at Las Lomas High School in Walnut Creek on Wednesday confirmed a recent outbreak of over 20 students testing positive for COVID-19 that appears to have originated at an off-campus, non-school event.
Walnut Creek City Council Voting On Purchase Of Armored Bomb Squad VehicleThe Walnut Creek City Council plans to vote Tuesday on purchasing a new armored response vehicle for its police department’s bomb squad.
Huge Wetlands Restoration Project Begins In Contra Costa CountyA massive wetlands restoration project getting underway in the East Bay aims to fix a longtime problem in Martinez.