Mexican Citizen Living In San Jose Gets 14-Year Prison Term For Conspiring To Sell MethA Mexican citizen has been sentenced in federal court in San Jose to 14 years in prison for conspiring to possess and sell methamphetamine.
Top CoCo Drug Cop & Friend Indicted By Feds For Drug Dealing, ProstitutionA federal grand jury indicted former Contra Costa County narcotics task force Commander Norman Wielsch and private investigator Christopher Butler on charges of illegally selling confiscated drugs and operating a brothel.
Oakland Rehires Several More Laid Off Police OfficersThe Oakland Police Department will soon re-hire eight more of the officers laid off last year because of budget cuts, Police Chief Anthony Batts said.
Contra Costa Cop Pleads Not Guilty To Drug DealingA Contra Costa County drug task force commander and his alleged accomplice pleaded not guilty today to charges that they stole drugs from law enforcement evidence lockers and sold them back out onto the streets.
Contra Costa Cop Allegedly Counts Drug Money In VideoInvestigators allege that the commander of a county anti-drug task force was caught on video counting cash after selling a pound of methamphetamine stolen from evidence.
Oakland Police Seek To Protect Kids Walking To SchoolNavigating drug dealers and prostitution to get to school undermines the work teachers do in the classroom, authorities said Wednesday.
Top CoCo Drug Cop Reportedly Admits Stealing, Dealing DrugsContra Costa County narcotics task force commander Norm Wielsch reportedly admitted to investigators he stole drugs from his police agency’s property room and re-sold them.
Hundreds of Drug Cases At Risk After CoCo Drug Cop's ArrestHundreds of drug cases could be in jeopardy following the arrest of the commander of the Central Contra Costa County Narcotic Enforcement Team on 22 drug-related felonies, defense lawyers said Thursday.
Contra Costa Police Commander Arrested On Drug Dealing ChargesThe 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.