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Christopher Butler

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

Contra Costa Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Tanabe

Ex-Deputy Charged In Widening Contra Costa Officer Scandal

In the widening scandal involving law enforcement officers in Contra Costa County, prosecutors filed new charges Friday adding a former sheriff’s deputy to the criminal complaint against a former local drug task force commander and a private investigator.

CBS San Francisco–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

Contra Costa Sheriff’s Deputy Resigns Amid Drug Probe

An officer facing drug charges in the investigation of a Contra Costa County drug task force has resigned from the County Sheriff’s office.

CBS San Francisco–03/11/2011

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

Norman Wielsch, Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team CNET commander

Contra Costa Police Commander Arrested On Drug Dealing Charges

The high-profile commander for the Central Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team – a task force of various police agencies – was arrested Wednesday on felony charges of drug dealing, authorities told CBS 5.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/16/2011

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