An increase in COVID cases is forcing the temporary closure of a city building in Pinole.
A 12-year-old confessed to sending an email earlier this week indicating there would be a shooting at Pinole Middle School, police said on Friday.
Police say someone at Pinole Middle School reported seeing the gun, which they said appeared to be a real semi-automatic weapon.
A former police officer in Pinole has been charged with sexual misconduct after an investigation found he recorded himself having sex with women and posted the images and video online.
A Pinole police officer shot a homicide suspect after the man fired one shot at the officer, authorities said.
The California Highway Patrol has issued a Sig-Alert for the eastbound direction of I-80 in Pinole after a big rig carrying logs overturned, spilling its load across the roadway and blocking traffic.
His mother called the police Sunday night and said her son was having a mental breakdown and had a gun.
A traffic stop early Sunday morning led to the arrest of two people on suspicion of firearm possession and narcotic sales.
James Odle, a California inmate condemned to death nearly four decades ago for killing a Pinole police officer, died Friday of natural causes at age 71.
An effort is underway in Pinole to create a special memorial to honor David Patrick Underwood, the federal officer killed while on duty in Oakland in May.
Underwood died in a drive-by shooting May 29th during a protest in downtown Oakland that tuned violent.
There was a large and diverse crowd in Pinole on Thursday, a city that's not used to hosting political protests.
The California Highway Patrol is involved in some sort of police activity on Pinole Valley Road and Interstate Highway 80.
The accident was reported about 8:15 p.m. Saturday, the CHP said. It wasn't certain late Saturday night whether the cyclist was on the freeway itself or on the off-ramp when struck.
A Catholic church in Pinole hosted a vigil to honor the victims of mass shootings in El Paso, Dayton and Gilroy. KTVU's Amber Lee reports it was organized by a priest who said he simply couldn't stay silent.
A dog breeder from Tracy is asking the public for help after she says a man snatched her French Bulldog puppy from her arms and assaulted her before getting away. KTVU's Debora Villalon reports.
Students at Pinole Valley High School are learning life lessons by overcoming obstacles at school. The main school building is being rebuilt and the construction is ongoing. But the students have created murals to bring beauty to their campus.
Residents and their families at Bay Park Retirement Community in Pinole received a briefing on a collapsing hillside on their property in Pinole.
A student was arrested earlier today after allegedly bringing a handgun to a middle school in Pinole, according to a West Contra Costa Unified School District spokesman.