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Dirty Dui

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Ex-Contra Costa Sheriff’s Deputy Found Guilty In ‘Dirty DUI’ Case

A federal jury on Tuesday afternoon found a former Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy guilty of conspiracy, wire fraud and extortion for aiding a former private investigator in arranging so-called “dirty DUI” arrests in Danville.

09/03/2013

Former Contra Costa County Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Tanabe. (CBS)

Deliberations Begin In East Bay ‘Dirty DUI’ Police Corruption Case

A federal jury began deliberating in San Francisco Wednesday in the case of a former Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy accused of arranging three so-called “dirty DUI” arrests in Danville in 2010 and 2011.

08/28/2013

Christopher Butler

East Bay ‘Dirty DUI’ Private Investigator Sentenced To 8 Years In Prison

The disgraced former police officer in Pleasant Hill’s sensational “Dirty DUIs” and stolen drugs scandal has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

09/26/2012

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Ex-PI Pleads Guilty, Ex-Cop Sentenced In East Bay Police Scandal

A federal judge sentenced a former San Ramon police officer to three years in prison Friday for his involvement in a Contra Costa County law enforcement scandal.

05/04/2012

Former San Ramon Officer Pleads Guilty To Drug Theft

Former San Ramon Police Officer Louis Lombardi pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing drugs, money and property while serving search warrants and making arrests.

01/26/2012

Contra Costa Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Tanabe

Ex-Contra Costa Deputy Pleads Not Guilty In ‘Dirty DUI’ Case

Former Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy Stephen Tanabe pleaded not guilty to aiding a private investigator in arranging the drunken driving arrests of three husbands in divorce cases.

12/20/2011

Norman Wielsch, Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team CNET commander

FBI Takes Over Contra Costa County ‘Rogue’ Cops Probe

Federal authorities on Friday officially took over the probe into former narcotics task force Commander Norman Wielsch and other so-called “rogue” police officers in Contra Costa County.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/03/2011

Norman Wielsch, Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team CNET commander

Feds Expected To Take Over CoCo Police Corruption Probe

CBS 5 has learned that the federal government will be taking over the investigation into police corruption in Contra Costa County that includes accusations of drunk driving setups, the sale of confiscated drugs and the operation of a brothel.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/02/2011

Norman Wielsch, Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team CNET commander

Attorney Hints At Possible Widening Of CoCo Law Enforcement Scandal

It’s a case that, by all accounts, has stunned the East Bay law enforcement community.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/09/2011

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

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