City Councilman

Aaron Bassler (Mendocino County Sheriff)

Suspect Hunted After Councilman Gunned Down At Fort Bragg Pot Farm

A Northern California town was reeling Monday after the death of a well-respected city councilman and former mayor who was gunned down after finding a remote illegal marijuana operation.

CBS San Francisco–08/29/2011

DUI car keys

San Jose City Councilman Arrested For DUI

A San Jose city councilman was arrested Saturday for drunken driving after what he called a “terrible error in judgment.”

CBS San Francisco–05/08/2011

Oakland City Councilman Ignacio De La Fuente. (CBS)

Oakland City Councilman De La Fuente Arrested For Drunk Driving

Longtime Oakland City Councilman and two-time mayoral candidate Ignacio De La Fuente was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving Thursday night.

CBS San Francisco–12/24/2010

Gene Combs

Fairfield Councilman’s Killer Gets 15-Years To Life

The second man convicted of killing a Fairfield city councilman two years ago has been sentenced to prison.

CBS San Francisco–10/04/2010