Contra Costa Sheriff To Acquire Rapid DNA Testing ToolThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors authorized the county sheriff Tuesday to purchase a new machine that offers quick turnaround on DNA analysis tests.
Naked Man Hospitalized After Trying To Throw Woman Off Balcony DiesA man who was found naked and unresponsive by Contra Costa County sheriff's deputies early Tuesday morning in unincorporated Oakley after struggling over an infant and allegedly trying to throw a woman off a balcony has died at a hospital, sheriff's officials said Thursday.
Sheriff: Naked Man Hospitalized After Trying To Throw Woman Off BalconySheriff's deputies responding to reports of a naked man attempting to throw a woman off a balcony after struggling with her for control of an infant found the suspect unresponsive early Tuesday morning in unincorporated eastern Contra Costa County near Oakley.
20 Contra Costa Jail Volunteers Lose Clearances Over ViolationsSheriff’s officials said they determined that volunteers with the group CIVIC repeatedly violated multiple rules at the West County Detention Facility in Richmond.
CoCo County Sheriff Protested After Meeting With SessionsProtesters gathered outside the office of the Contra Costa County sheriff Wednesday, showing their disapproval following his recent meeting with new U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Contra Costa Deputy Linked To Oakland Police Underage Sex Scandal Placed On LeaveA Contra Costa County sheriff's deputy was placed on leave in connection to the Oakland police sex scandal involving an underage girl.
Man Shot On Street Corner In North Richmond Dies In HospitalA 19-year-old man died Friday night after he was shot in North Richmond, according to sheriff's officials.
Teen Arrested After 9-Year-Old Boy Stabbed To Death In Discovery BayA 9-year-old boy was stabbed to death Sunday in Discovery Bay and a teenage family friend is the prime suspect.
Benicia Suspect Arrested For Deadly Shooting In RodeoA Benicia man suspected of fatally shooting a man in Rodeo Sunday morning has been arrested.
Bay Point Toddler Hospitalized After Falling From 2nd Story WindowThe Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office responded to an apartment in the first block of Pacifica Avenue at 8:45 p.m., spokesman Jimmy Lee said.