Ex-Contra Costa Sheriff's Deputy Found Guilty In 'Dirty DUI' CaseA 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.
Deliberations Begin In East Bay 'Dirty DUI' Police Corruption CaseA 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.
Ex-Contra Costa Deputy Pleads Not Guilty In ‘Dirty DUI’ CaseFormer 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.
Ex-San Ramon Officer Accused Of Domestic ViolenceA former San Ramon police officer who was allegedly wrapped up in a Contra Costa County police scandal was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of domestic violence, sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said.
Attorney Hints At Possible Widening Of CoCo Law Enforcement ScandalIt's a case that, by all accounts, has stunned the East Bay law enforcement community.
San Ramon Officer Accused In Drug Probe Appears In CourtThe third police officer charged in a widening police scandal in Contra Costa County made his first court appearance Friday.
San Ramon Police Officer Arrested In Drug ProbeA San Ramon police officer was arrested Wednesday morning for a number of crimes related to the activities of a Contra Costa County drug task force.
Ex-Contra Costa Deputy Pleads Not Guilty To 'Dirty DUI' SchemeStephen Tanabe and Christopher Butler both pleaded not guilty to conspiracy and other charges during a court appearance Thursday.
Contra Costa DA Dismisses 15 Cases Amid ScandalsAs part of the fallout from a criminal case involving two Contra Costa County law enforcement officers, prosecutors have dismissed 15 pending criminal cases and declined to file charges in five more cases involving so-called “dirty DUI” arrests.
Ex-Deputy Charged In Widening Contra Costa Officer ScandalIn the widening scandal involving law enforcement officers in Contra Costa County, prosecutors filed new charges Friday adding a former sheriff’s deputy to the criminal complaint against a former local drug task force commander and a private investigator.
Contra Costa Prosecutors To Drop Cases In Drug ProbeContra Costa County prosecutors say they plan to dismiss about a dozen cases involving arrests made by the former head of a drug task force under investigation.
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.
Embattled Contra Costa Deputy Accused In ‘Dirty DUI’ SchemeA Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy who was arrested Friday on drug charges had allegedly been working with a Concord-based private investigator to conduct so-called “dirty DUI” stops.
3rd Cop Jailed For Alleged Role In CoCo County Drug RingA Danville deputy sheriff is behind bars on suspicion of possessing and selling drugs. The arrest is part of an investigation of several officers who may have ties to a state agent who allegedly stole drugs from evidence lockers.