Antioch Teacher's Aide Shown Beating Student In Video ArrestedPolice have arrested a teacher's aide on suspicion of felony abuse after a series of disturbing videos circulated on social media showing the woman slapping a young boy as two people hold him by the arms and legs.
Antioch Girl Accidentally Shoots Hand With Gun She FoundAuthorities say a 13-year-old San Francisco Bay area girl was arrested on suspicion of weapons-related charges after she accidentally shot herself in the hand with a gun she said she found in a school bathroom.
Dozens Of Children Sickened By Chlorine At Water ParkAbout 40 children became ill while swimming at a city-run water park in Antioch after excessive chlorine apparently leaked into the water.
Hostages Released After Tense Standoff At Antioch Gas StationAuthorities say the incident began around midday Wednesday with a report of a carjacking. After a brief police pursuit, the man crashed the stolen car and went into a nearby Arco gas station and convenience store.
Motorcyclist's Body Found Six Days After He Fell Off Antioch BridgeContra Costa Sheriff's spokesman Jimmy Lee said the body of 26-year-old Dylan Rath was found Saturday about a half-mile southeast of the bridge.
Search On For Motorcyclist Who Flew Over Antioch BridgeThe California Highway Patrol the motorcyclist may have been speeding when he or she collided with a car on the bridge Sunday afternoon. When officers arrived, they found the motorcycle at the high point of the bridge, but not its driver.
Man Drowns While Fishing In Antioch MarinaPolice said a 52-year-old man who was fishing with friends for Father's Day has drowned after slipping on a rock near the Antioch Marina.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Prostituting Teens After One Calls 911A 911 call from a teen who says she was kidnapped and forced to prostitute herself lands a man behind bars.
Antioch Baby Allegedly Abducted By Father Found Safe; Amber Alert CanceledJustice Alasheia Benton, an 11-month-old girl who was allegedly kidnapped by her father in Antioch, has been found safe, the CHP reports. But the girl's father is still at large.
Lawsuit Alleges Teachers Duct-Taped 8-Year-Old Student's Mouth, Held Him Down With ChairThe parents of an 8-year-old boy have filed a claim accusing his third grade teacher Michelle Mankewich of duct-taping his mouth shut a separate teacher of placing a chair over him and sitting on it around the same time.
Antioch Police Shoot And Kill Armed Suspect On Roof Of HomeAntioch police say an armed suspect was shot and killed while he was on top of the roof of a house and pointing a gun at officers.
Mid-Air Crash Could Have Been DeadlyThe owner of a helicopter flight school whose student was involved in a mid-air collision said Monday the pilot narrowly escaped what could have been a deadly crash after the chopper was hit from behind by a small plane.