CoCo County Sheriff Criticized For Making Prisoner Info PublicThe Contra Costa County Sheriff is drawing heat for releasing information about jail prisoners that critics say is helping ICE deport people.
Knightsen Standoff Hostage Tells Deputies She Feared Being Set AblazeA woman held hostage inside a Knightsen home has told investigators a terrifying tale of being sexually assaulted, tied up with duct tape, dosed with gasoline and threatened with being set on fire during a domestic violence incident that ended in a fatal shootout with deputies.
Violent Home Invasion Robbery Shocks Quiet Alamo NeighborhoodThree suspects remained at large Friday following a violent Alamo home invasion robbery where they beat the homeowner with a chair before fleeing with a car filled with stolen items
Bay Area Fugitive Wanted To See Wife One Last TimeA suspect in a Bay Area revenge killing went on the run for a month and finally turned himself in at a small town in Oregon after saying goodbye to his wife.
Activists Urge Contra Costa County To End $6M Contract With ICEActivists are calling on Contra Costa County Sheriff David Livingston to stop cooperating with what they say is President Donald Trump's "mass deportation machine" by protesting Tuesday at a detention facility in Richmond used to house undocumented immigrants held by the federal government.
Gunman In El Sobrante Standoff Died Of Self-Inflicted WoundA man who died during a lengthy standoff with police in El Sobrante over the weekend was shot by police but appears to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said Wednesday.
Man Turns Gun On Himself In Overnight El Sobrante StandoffA man's wife and children are released to safety, but a 43-year-old man turns a gun on himself in a nearly nine-hour standoff on San Pablo Dam Road.
Contra Costa Sheriff's Deputy Resigns Amid Drug ProbeAn officer facing drug charges in the investigation of a Contra Costa County drug task force has resigned from the County Sheriff’s office.