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Daily Herald
Antioch teen dies in head-on crashsaid. The 17-year-old was driving west in a car when he collided head on with
Antioch teen dies in head-on crash
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
said. The 17-year-old was driving west in a car when he collided head on with a pickup truck traveling east, the Antioch Police Department said in a news release. The teen, whose identity is being held pending notification of the family,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Franklin Park man charged for making threats to Antioch High Schoolthe Antioch Community High School population, authorities said. They did not pr
Franklin Park man charged for making threats to Antioch High School
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
the Antioch Community High School population, authorities said. They did not provide details about the specific threats. Antioch police were in constant communication with administrators at Antioch-Lake Villa Area High School District 117,... Read more
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The Mercury News
80-old man severely injured in crashcollision Tuesday morning, police said. The crash occurred around 9:56 a.m. ne
80-old man severely injured in crash
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
collision Tuesday morning, police said. The crash occurred around 9:56 a.m. near A and West 17th streets, according to Antioch police. Both vehicles involved, a truck and an SUV, were severely damaged. The truck driver, a 80-year-old Antioch... Read more
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The Mercury News
East Bay arson suspect set field ablaze after dispute at dinerof arson after the incident, which began about 2:24 p.m. with a dispute at Sylv
East Bay arson suspect set field ablaze after dispute at diner
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
of arson after the incident, which began about 2:24 p.m. with a dispute at Sylvia's Country Kitchen, at 2799 Lone Tree Way, Antioch police Sgt. Rick Martin said. Witnesses watched Albright light the dry grass on fire, causing a blaze that burned a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mall shootout erupts over pair of shoesmales hid behind a parked car, and some of the gunfire was aimed toward the fro
Mall shootout erupts over pair of shoes
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
males hid behind a parked car, and some of the gunfire was aimed toward the front of the mall, police said. File photo: Antioch Police Department (Kristopher Skinner/Bay Area News Group) Details on the shooting were not made public until they... Read more
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The Mercury News
Injured man missing after car wreck locatedwho went missing after his vehicle overturned Monday near the future Deer Valle
Injured man missing after car wreck located
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
who went missing after his vehicle overturned Monday near the future Deer Valley Regional Preserve. The motorist called Antioch police around 11 a.m. to report he had crashed his car and needed some assistance, police said. The driver said he... Read more
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Daily Herald
Constable: Police raid leaves Antioch woman homelesstranquil Antioch neighborhood could have ended much worse. A morning argument
Constable: Police raid leaves Antioch woman homeless
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
tranquil Antioch neighborhood could have ended much worse. A morning argument escalated by noon, when a woman told Antioch police her boyfriend had hit her, held a gun to the back of her head and threatened to shoot her and her dog. More... Read more
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The Mercury News
Pittsburg: Whistleblower cops claim department falsified reports, failed to document use of forcealleged his supervisors refused to arrest a gang member wanted for questioning
Pittsburg: Whistleblower cops claim department falsified reports, failed to document use of force
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
alleged his supervisors refused to arrest a gang member wanted for questioning in a Pinole shooting and the assault of an Antioch police officer because the crimes happened outside Pittsburg. Days later, the fugitive became a lead suspect in... Read more
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The Mercury News
East Bay man slams into car with ex-girlfriend, son insidereport her ex-boyfriend and father of child was chasing them in a car around 11
East Bay man slams into car with ex-girlfriend, son inside
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
report her ex-boyfriend and father of child was chasing them in a car around 11:47 a.m., according to a news release from Antioch police. Several witnesses reported seeing a major collision on Hillcrest Avenue and Via Dora Drive. Bystanders also... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Man Rams Car With Ex-Girlfriend, Toddler Inside in AntiochThursday after he rammed a vehicle occupied by his ex-girlfriend and their youn
Man Rams Car With Ex-Girlfriend, Toddler Inside in Antioch
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 days ago
Thursday after he rammed a vehicle occupied by his ex-girlfriend and their young child in Antioch, according to the Antioch Police Department. Police dispatch received a call from a woman about 11:50 a.m. saying she was being chased by a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Car Of Famous Former Oakland A's Player BurglarizedDiamonds independent professional team, had his car burglarized early this morn
Car Of Famous Former Oakland A's Player Burglarized
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Diamonds independent professional team, had his car burglarized early this morning in a parking lot of a Pittsburg hotel, police said. Canseco's car was burglarized at 3:30 a.m. in the parking lot of the Hampton Inn & Suites hotel at 1201... Read more
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The Mercury News
Contra Costa DA: Gang warfare led to massive Norteño bustan alleged Norteño member, Armando Amaro, 20, was shot in the eye during a gun
Contra Costa DA: Gang warfare led to massive Norteño bust
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
an alleged Norteño member, Armando Amaro, 20, was shot in the eye during a gun battle in Antioch on July 21, telling Antioch police at the time he had no idea who shot him. But later that day, authorities say he contacted fellow Norteño... Read more
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The Mercury News
Pregnant woman hurt after hit-run crashinvestigator decided to draw his weapon in order to safeguard the scene and pre
Pregnant woman hurt after hit-run crash
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
investigator decided to draw his weapon in order to safeguard the scene and prevent the Saturn's passengers from fleeing. Antioch police arrived to take control of the scene, and ConFire firefighters and ambulance crews tended to the Honda Fit's... Read more
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Daily Herald
Antioch community supports police at National Night Outit was because you ran a red light or saw a thief, you seem to meet police offi
Antioch community supports police at National Night Out
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
it was because you ran a red light or saw a thief, you seem to meet police officers only in bad circumstances. The Antioch Police Department changed that Tuesday evening at the National Night Out event held at the Antioch Band... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fatal shooting victim's brother accuses police of cover-upANTIOCH -- The brother of a fatal shooting victim in a case that was ruled self
Fatal shooting victim's brother accuses police of cover-up
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
ANTIOCH -- The brother of a fatal shooting victim in a case that was ruled self-defense is publicly accusing Antioch police of orchestrating a cover-up. Derrick Childs, brother of 31-year-old Demarco Childs, filed a claim Monday alleging that... Read more
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The Mercury News
Antioch police: $10k in jeans stolen over two daysANTIOCH -- Police arrested a pair of robbery suspects last week, including one
Antioch police: $10k in jeans stolen over two days
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Police arrested a pair of robbery suspects last week, including one who stands accused of helping steal $10,000 in jeans. Dashun Levingston, 29, was arrested on suspicion of participating in a pair of Sears robberies on July 23 and July... Read more
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The Mercury News
Public defender unveils plan to reduce misdemeanor backlogsis successful. On Tuesday, the Contra Costa public defender's office announced
Public defender unveils plan to reduce misdemeanor backlogs
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
is successful. On Tuesday, the Contra Costa public defender's office announced it has formed and unlikely alliance with Antioch police to help educate low-level misdemeanor offenders, link them up with an attorney, and ensure that they don't... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Embattled Antioch special-needs school closes for goodsocial media that showed a teacher’s aide fighting with a 9-year-old boy, strik
Embattled Antioch special-needs school closes for good
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
social media that showed a teacher’s aide fighting with a 9-year-old boy, striking his face and tackling him to the ground. Antioch police stepped in and arrested the aide, Kamaljot Kaur, on suspicion of child abuse. She was charged alongside... Read more
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The Mercury News
Antioch police: Man shot with shotgun during Thursday gunbattlemultiple times early Thursday morning during what police say was a downtown sho
Antioch police: Man shot with shotgun during Thursday gunbattle
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
multiple times early Thursday morning during what police say was a downtown shootout with multiple weapons. According to Antioch police, the shooting took place sometime before 2:30 a.m. on July 21. Police first learned about the incident when a... Read more
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The Mercury News
February shooting death of east Bay man ruled self-defensedidn't think prosecutors would be able to prove the shooter's actions "were not
February shooting death of east Bay man ruled self-defense
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
didn't think prosecutors would be able to prove the shooter's actions "were not in self-defense, or in defense of others." Antioch police Sgt. Tom Fuhrmann said investigators reviewed security footage from the gas station that depicted the entire... Read more

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