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Contra Costa County Sheriff

Contra Costa County Narrowly Avoids Public Safety Layoffs

County public safety departments in Contra Costa have managed to narrowly avoid layoffs in the fifth consecutive year of budget reductions, but this may be short lived.


Prison bars, generic, crime

Solano County Sheriff Criticizes Plan To Jail Low-Level Offenders Locally

The Solano County Sheriff expects an influx of about 400 new inmates in local jails over the next three years under a new law that requires county facilities to house low-level state prison inmates.


Coach Mike Montgomery

Cal Basketball On Probation For Recruiting Violations

The NCAA has placed the California men’s basketball program on two years probation for making more than 300 impermissible recruiting phone calls.

CBS San Francisco–02/25/2011

generic drunk driving

Santa Rosa Man Gets 3 Years In Prison For 19th DUI

A Santa Rosa man was sentenced to three years in prison for his 19th DUI Thursday morning after he was found to be in violation of his probation by having alcohol in his house last month.

CBS San Francisco–01/20/2011

William Beall

19-Time DUI Offender Arrested For Probation Violation

The Sonoma County DUI Task Force made 23 DUI-related arrests since Friday, including the arrest of a 19-time DUI suspect, according to the Petaluma Police Department.

CBS San Francisco–12/20/2010


Redwood City Woman Gets Probation For Domestic Abuse Charge

A woman who pleaded no contest to slashing her boyfriend with a broken wine bottle was sentenced to probation in San Mateo County Superior Court on Friday.

CBS San Francisco–12/05/2010

generic drunk driving

Petaluma Police Accuse Man Of 5th DUI Offense

Petaluma police on Wednesday arrested a man with four prior DUI arrests on suspicion of driving under the influence with his 12-year-old daughter in the car, a police sergeant said Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–10/29/2010

Lindsay Lohan

Lohan Reportedly Fails Court-Ordered Drug Test

Lindsay Lohan has failed a court-ordered drug and alcohol screening test and could face a probation violation that might throw her back in jail.