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Major Gang Operation Nets 31 Arrests Including 11 Individuals Charged with Murder

Photo: weapons seized CONCORD — Thirty-one individuals were arrested during a major law enforcement operation, including 11 suspects for murders committed in Contra Costa County. These arrests are the culmination

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Two Suspects Arrested within 24 Hours for a Fatal Freeway Shooting

Photo: Jorge Vazquez and Camille McAlister SAN PABLO —Two suspects have been arrested following a high-speed fatal freeway shooting on Interstate 80. They were taken into custody less than 24

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Three Men Arrested for Armed Robbery, One Jailed in Texas Waits for Extradition

Photo: Demaria Adger ORINDA — Three armed-robbery suspects with criminal records have been arrested again. One man arrested last week in Texas is pending extradition back to Contra Costa County.

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Two Suspects Arrested for Allegedly Setting Vehicles on Fire

Photo: Lisa Nicole St. Onge and Milan Popich CONCORD — Investigators from the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District (Con Fire) arrested two suspects for setting vehicles on fire. These

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Man Arrested for Stabbing a Customer at Jack in the Box with a Screwdriver

PITTSBURG — A 31-year-old resident has been arrested in connection with a stabbing at a fast food restaurant. The suspect allegedly attacked a customer with a screwdriver outside a Jack

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Three Men Arrested on Suspicion of Attempting to Steal a Catalytic Converter

Photo: reciprocating saw at the scene BRENTWOOD — Three noisy men apparently looking to make a fast buck got busted instead. Officers arrested the trio on suspicion of attempting to

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Man Facing Murder Charge for Lunchtime Shooting at an Office Park

Photo: Harminder Singh Aujla CONCORD — A man is facing a murder charge in connection with a fatal shooting in broad daylight near Buchanan Field Airport. This brazen shooting occurred

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Man Jailed for Allegedly Leaving a Bomb at His Former Workplace

ANTIOCH — An evidently disgruntled man was jailed on suspicion of leaving a homemade bomb at his former place of employment. The device was safely removed by a bomb squad

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Detectives Locate and Arrest a Suspect 5 Miles from a Murder Scene

Photo: Jacinto Chavarria RICHMOND — A suspect was arrested the same day a man was fatally shot inside a car parked in a residential neighborhood. Detectives located and arrested the

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Suspect Arrested in Connection with a Shopping Center Shooting

Photo: Fayshaun Segi and Lovell Bronson WALNUT CREEK — One suspect has been arrested in connection with a recent shooting outside a shopping center. The man arrested is one of