Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department

Contra Costa Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Tanabe

Ex-Contra Costa Deputy Pleads Not Guilty To ‘Dirty DUI’ Scheme

Stephen Tanabe and Christopher Butler both pleaded not guilty to conspiracy and other charges during a court appearance Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–04/21/2011

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

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

Vallejo Fire truck

Vallejo Considers Consolidating Police And Fire Departments

With fewer police and firefighters in Vallejo, a city councilwoman has raised the possibility that public safety services be consolidated with other cities or the county.


Sam Burns - Jefferson Award Winner. (CBS)

Jefferson Awards: Retired East Bay Deputy Keeps Kids On Track

An East Bay Sheriff’s Deputy who spent years keeping order in juvenile court is now spending his retirement helping kids stay on track.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/26/2011

Walnut Creek Rape Suspect Arrested

MARTINEZ, Calif. (KCBS)_ 22-year-old Antonio Andre Mouton of Berkeley is being held in connection with one charge of rape, two charges of attempted rape, and three counts of burglary. Investigators say Mouton is responsible for […]