Four people were killed and several were injured in a shooting Thursday night in Orinda.
Evacuations have been ordered for the Camino Diablo and Springbrook Road area of Lafayette due to a fire. The Contra Costa County sheriffs issued the alert …
An immediate evacuation notice has been issued for residents of the unincorporated town of Crockett due to a “fast moving fire,” the Contra Costa County …
A 60-acre brush fire ignited in the Brentwood area, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District said Monday evening. The fire is burning in the …
Update: California Highway Patrol announced that a device that “resembled something similar to a pipebomb was rendered safe” by the Walnut Creek police explosives unit …
Cities across the Bay Area are preparing for a heatwave expected to continue through Thursday evening, but as usual, inland areas will be hit the …
A 19-year veteran of the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District has been arrested on suspicion of drug possession.
BART’s West Oakland station is closed until further notice because of a vigil and protest Thursday evening, BART officials said.
More than an inch of rain was recorded in eight Bay Area counties on Christmas Eve into early Christmas morning, according to the National Weather Service.
A man killed in a double shooting in Richmond on Tuesday night has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner’s office as 45-year-old Richmond resident Edgar Chayjocol.
Six people, including two children, escaped a one-alarm blaze that gutted a Brentwood home early Saturday morning.
The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office has identified the deputy who fatally shot a Discovery Bay man Wednesday morning.
A 3-year-old girl who was run over and killed by a driver in the Sears parking lot at the Somersville Towne Center mall in Antioch on Monday evening has been identified as Angela Nguyen, a Brentwood resident, according to the Contra Costa County coroner’s office.
A motorcyclist was airlifted to a hospital after crashing in Brentwood on Monday afternoon, according to the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District.
A driver who sped away from a traffic stop in San Pablo early Tuesday morning and then flipped his car and died has been identified.
Some Bay Area colleges and universities say they will open for classes and other business on Monday.
A grass fire in Concord on Monday evening was sparked by a model rocket, and Contra Costa County Fire Protection District investigators are asking for the public’s help in determining who started it.
An Antioch man was found guilty Wednesday of three misdemeanors: animal cruelty, vandalism and resisting, obstructing, and delaying a peace officer, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney.
A man who was fatally shot by police this February in Antioch was found to have died by the hands of another person in a manner that was not accidental in a coroner’s inquest Tuesday morning, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office.
Three Pittsburg residents have been arrested in connection with last week’s suspicious early morning fire that destroyed a fast-food restaurant in Antioch, according to investigators with the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.