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Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum To Appear At Fairfield’s Jelly Belly Factory Thursday

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum is planning to hold a rally at the Jelly Belly factory in Fairfield on Thursday.

03/28/2012

Franz Gorski barricades himself inside his Alamo garage. (CBS)

Alamo Man Evicted From Self-Built Home After Barricading Himself Inside

The number of Bay Area homes in foreclosure is down nearly 40 percent from a year ago – but that’s little consolation for an East Bay man forced to walk away from the hand-built home he’s lived in for 18 years.

03/15/2012

Fire truck at Station 84. (Contra Costa County Fire Protection District)

Alamo Homeowner Leads Fight Against New Fire Station

Fire stations are welcomed in most communities because they represent protection and safety. In the Contra Costa County town of Alamo, at least one resident is trying to prevent a new station from being built.

11/02/2011

Antioch police

Antioch Police Arrest 3 Suspects In String Of Armed Robberies

Police arrested three men Monday night who are suspected of committing a series of armed robberies in Antioch and at least six other cities in Contra Costa County over the past several weeks, police said.

CBS San Francisco–06/21/2011

Norman Wielsch, Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team CNET commander

Contra Costa DA Dismisses 15 Cases Amid Scandals

As part of the fallout from a criminal case involving two Contra Costa County law enforcement officers, prosecutors have dismissed 15 pending criminal cases and declined to file charges in five more cases involving so-called “dirty DUI” arrests.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/08/2011

Norman Wielsch, Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team CNET commander

Contra Costa Prosecutors To Drop Cases In Drug Probe

Contra Costa County prosecutors say they plan to dismiss about a dozen cases involving arrests made by the former head of a drug task force under investigation.

CBS San Francisco–03/17/2011

Contra Costa Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Tanabe

Embattled Contra Costa Deputy Accused In ‘Dirty DUI’ Scheme

A Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy who was arrested Friday on drug charges had allegedly been working with a Concord-based private investigator to conduct so-called “dirty DUI” stops.

CBS San Francisco–03/09/2011

Martinez Detention Facility

3rd Cop Jailed For Alleged Role In CoCo County Drug Ring

A Danville deputy sheriff is behind bars on suspicion of possessing and selling drugs. The arrest is part of an investigation of several officers who may have ties to a state agent who allegedly stole drugs from evidence lockers.

CBS San Francisco–03/05/2011

Firefighter Graphic

2 Firefighters Hurt Battling Alamo Chimney Fire

Two firefighters were hurt Tuesday night while extinguishing a chimney fire at a home in Alamo, San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District officials said Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–03/02/2011

California Earthquake

Small Earthquake Hits Alamo

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.3 struck Saturday morning in unincorporated Contra Costa County near Alamo, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

CBS San Francisco–02/05/2011

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