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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 $170/per square foot. More Antioch information.

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2 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

Antioch police sweep nets stolen vehicles, handguns

Police made several arrests and recovered weapons and stolen vehicles Thursday during a sweep of neighborhoods where violent crime has increased, according to authorities.

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8 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

Military veteran shot in Antioch in 4th shooting since Wednesday

Police say the victim is a young military vet. He was walking home to his wife from the store when he got into an argument with someone on the sidewalk and that's when things turned violent.

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9 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Antioch: Pedestrian critically injured after hit by freight train

The person suffered head injuries but was alive as he was airlifted to John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek, spokesman Robert Marshall said.

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18 hrs ago | The Antioch Herald

Guest Column: Dozier-Libbey Medical Teachers Appeal Charter Conversion Petition to State Board

Yesterday, [Wednesday, July 30, 2014] teachers from Antioch's Dozier-Libbey Medical High School filed an appeal to the California State Board of Education following the denial of their petition to convert their school to an independent public charter school last May by the Contra Costa County Board of Education.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Antioch: Shots fired into home wound woman sleeping in bed

A 23-year-old woman sleeping in bed was struck in the back of the neck after several shots fired outside her home went through the walls early Thursday morning, but she is expected to survive, police said.

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The Antioch Herald

Antioch Police Give Report to the City Council on Recent Crime

The recent spate of shootings that have occurred in Antioch, along with media reports deriding the city as one of the most "stressed out" in California, took center stage at the July 22 meeting of the Antioch City Council.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Teens get 'Mad' at money-management boot camp in Antioch

A $2,000 laptop computer purchased on a credit card with a 24 percent interest rate will take 11 years to pay off at the monthly minimum -- and will cost a whopping $3,800 by the time all is said and done.

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Contra Costa Times

On Tap: DePaola to perform at Waldie Plaza

The Arts and Cultural Foundation of Antioch presents the Saturday Summer Concert Series with singer/songwriter Nicky DePaola featuring old-school music.

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Contra Costa Times

Teacher puts music in your hands right away

It's hard to imagine that merely one lesson could be all it takes to play a song on the piano, but that is what it takes when Jane Buchanan and the Simply Music program work their magic.

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Contra Costa Times

Whole family is the focus of Contra Costa County's Community Baby Shower

The philosophy behind Contra Costa County's second annual Community Baby Shower for African-American pregnant women and their partners is that it takes an entire community to raise a healthy child.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Contra Costa Times

'Make 'em Bleed' Antioch blood drive to feature roller derby skaters

They're hell on wheels and they're out for blood -- yours. Antioch's roller derby league, the Undead Bettys, is kicking off a statewide blood drive Aug. 9. The organization has teamed up with American Red Cross and the ticketing company Brown Paper Tickets to solicit blood donations 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Antioch Indoor Sports Center, 1210 Sunset ... (more)

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San Jose Mercury News

Antioch police report for July 20-26

At 3:22 a.m. a caller on the 4600 block of Knollpark Circle said her friend's boyfriend broke a car window, left and came back, and that he had beat her earlier in the day.

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San Jose Mercury News

Antioch: Crews dig trench to free suspected car thief stuck under pool house

Rescue crews dug a trench under a pool house to reach an suspected auto thief trapped while trying to avoid capture early Tuesday, police said.

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SFGate

Antioch cops need trench, rope to arrest car-theft suspect stuck under pool house

Rescue crews had to dig a trench to remove a car-theft suspect from underneath a house early Tuesday after he led Antioch police on a chase, officials said.

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KTVU Oakland

Suspected Antioch car thief captured under pool house

A police K-9 and fire crews were needed to capture a suspected car thief who allegedly led police on a chase from Antioch to Oakley, where he became stuck underneath a house early Tuesday morning.

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Contra Costa Times

Brentwood: Two residential burglars arrested Monday

Upon arrival, police saw Joseph West, 18, of Antioch, and Baldeep Singh, 18, of Oakley, leaving the area of the burglary.

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The Antioch Herald

Update on Monday's Officer Involved Shooting in Antioch

When an officer arrived, he eventually had an encounter with a male suspect. The officer attempted to detain the male who fled from him into an open garage.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KRON 4

Antioch Police Shoot Man After Finding Rifle in the Street

An Antioch resident is in the hospital after an altercation with a police officer led to a shooting Monday morning.

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Inside Bay Area

Antioch: Man wounded in officer-involved shooting

Officers were sent to the 4100 block of Folsom Drive at 8:34 a.m. on a report of a rifle found in the street, said Capt.

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Chemical Online

City Of Antioch, CA Saves Over 250,000 Gallons Of Water In One Month...

Coventry, RI Neptune Benson, a leading manufacturer of commercial pool filtration systems, UV disinfection systems, and aquatics components, is proud to provide the aquatic filtration systems for the City of Antioch Waterpark in Antioch, California.

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