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Antioch, California is located in Contra Costa County. Zip codes in Antioch, CA include 94531, and 94509. The median home price in Antioch is $325,000 which is roughly $172/per square foot. More Antioch information.

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Local news for Antioch, CA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

8 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

Couple charged in alleged odometer rollback scheme

Prosecutors are accusing the operators of a San Francisco Bay Area used car dealer of tampering with odometers to make it seem like vehicles had fewer miles than they actually did.

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13 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Arrest of Antioch car dealer in alleged odometer scheme points to bigger crime trend

George Guevara, 45, the owner of California Car Sales, was charged with odometer fraud and grand theft by false pretenses for allegedly selling cars with odometers rolled back at his Antioch lot.

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13 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

Arrest of Antioch car dealer in alleged odometer scheme points to bigger crime trend

Mar-Lin Anderson's first inkling that her 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix wasn't all it seemed came the same day she paid $5,600 and drove it off an Antioch used car lot in late 2012.

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17 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

Police make a dozen arrests during SWAT team operation

Police and sheriff's deputies arrested 12 people on a variety of offenses during a SWAT team operation in Antioch on Wednesday night, according to Antioch police Chief Allan Cantando.

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Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

Antioch: 19-year-old shot by police sues city

A man shot by Antioch police earlier this year has filed a lawsuit against the city for $2 million, claiming police used unnecessary force that left him with major injuries and trauma from the incident.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KTVU Oakland

2 Investigates: Used car dealership owner charged with odometer roll back, grand theft, perjury

The main suspect in one of the biggest odometer fraud investigations in Bay Area history is now facing dozens of charges for the alleged scheme.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Former boxing champ sentenced for six Bay Area bank robberies

A former welterweight boxing champion from Pittsburg has been sentenced in federal court in Oakland to seven years and three months in prison for the unarmed robberies of six East Bay banks last year.

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Contra Costa Times

On Tap: East Contra Costa County theater, arts and other events

The Arts and Cultural Foundation of Antioch presents the Saturday Summer Concert Series with Against Leo featuring rock 'n' roll and blues music.

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Contra Costa Times

East Contra Costa Datelines

Summer Bingo Fun: 12:30-3 p.m. Mondays, Brentwood Senior Center, 193 Griffith Lane, Brentwood.

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Contra Costa Times

School supply drive in Contra Costa ends Thursday

There's still time to help low-income families get backpacks and other necessary school supplies as the academic year begins.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Antioch police report for Aug. 10-16

A residence in the 200 block of Flagstone Drive was reported burglarized at 10:33 a.m. Entry was made through a screen and window.

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Contra Costa Times

Student becomes master at Antioch salon

Lori Lopez, then-owner of Wild Orchids, saw the teen's work on a school friend and said Krupa should be a stylist.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Meals on Wheels holding orientation for other agencies

A nonprofit that delivers meals to seniors is holding an orientation to enlist the help of other agencies in spreading the word that it needs volunteers.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Bay Point vegetation fire seen as far away as Antioch

A smoky vegetation fire Sunday afternoon north of the railroad tracks could be seen at far as Antioch, but no injuries were reported.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Contra Costa Times

California Drought: Bay Area loses billions of gallons to leaky pipes

As Bay Area residents struggle to save water during a historic drought, the region's water providers have been losing about 23 billion gallons a year, a new analysis of state records reveals.

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Inside Bay Area

Antioch: City looking to develop fire station property

It's not quite a fire sale, but the city is looking for a developer willing to swoop in and build homes on a vacant fire station property.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Antioch man arrested in connection with Bay Point homicide

Police have arrested a 19-year-old Antioch man in connection with a fatal shooting in Bay Point that took the life of 25-year-old Paul Chambers.

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Contra Costa Times

Newark schools: Superintendent selection backs out

The school district's search for a new superintendent took an unexpected twist Friday when the the man trustees selected backed out, school board members said.

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The Antioch Herald

Analysis - County Office of Education addressed Assadoorian recusal question

A review of emails obtained through a California Public Records Act request reveals that the Contra Costa County Office of Education considered the issue of a possible conflict of interest for board member Richard Asadoorian in the Dozier-Libbey Medical High School conversion charter school petition appeal.

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Inside Bay Area

East Bay's Park It: Antioch's Black Diamond Mines to close road

Visitors to Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve in Antioch will find that Somersville Road within the park is closed for resurfacing to all traffic Aug. 25-26.

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