Pittsburg Unified in the East Bay disproportionately placed Black students and English learners in special education classrooms, did not provide them the services they need, and was more likely to suspend or expel those students, according to the suit, filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California.
Friends of a man shot and killed on Highway 4 mourned their loss Tuesday, saying the victim had been looking forward to becoming a first-time father.
A Pittsburg family is struggling to get back on their feet after a fire destroyed their home and thieves burglarized it.
Contra Costa County Fire Protection District says they made an overnight arrest after a suspected arson that involved four vehicles in Pittsburg on Tuesday.
Pittsburg police confiscated illegal fireworks from an ice cream truck over the July 4th weekend.
A vehicle fire along Kirker Pass Road in Concord spread to nearby vegetation Sunday afternoon, sparking a fire that grew to 35-acres in size before crews could gain control.
Pittsburg Police Department have made two arrests in the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old Antioch man, officials said on Thursday.
And while police first said it looked like there had been a fatal car crash, it was later determined that a man with a deadly gunshot wound was found lying next to a green car on the street.
Police say they found a person shot to death inside of the vehicle. KTVU's Henry Lee reports.
Pittsburg police released body cam video and the names of the officers who killed a young father who had been banging on his ex-girlfriend's door and then pointed a gun at them while retreating up an apartment complex stairwell.
Video: Pittsburg police department.
Pittsburg police on Friday said that two officers killed a 31-year-old man who they said was armed with a gun, which he pointed at them.
Pittsburg police have released surveillance video of two shooting incidents in an appeal to the community for help finding the suspects.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating the third shooting on Highway 4 in Pittsburg in the past week.
One person was hurt in a freeway shooting overnight on Highway 4 in Pittsburg, the second shooting on that same stretch of highway in just two days.
Fire officials are warning that wildfire season is off to an early start in 2021 in California, because of the dry winter.
California Highway Patrol is investigating a shooting on eastbound Highway 4 in PIttsburg. Officials say a man in his 20s suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Crews with the Contra Conta County Fire Protection District extinguished a vegetation fire in Pittsburg Thursday afternoon that burned up a hillside and near several homes.
A convicted drunk driver pleaded not guilty Friday to murder and DUI charges in a Pittsburg crash that killed a 7-year-old girl and her mother's boyfriend.
An East Bay mother is in mourning following a high-speed crash in Pittsburg with a suspected drunk driver.