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Posted on: June 25, 2019

News Release: DA Becton Announces Third Community Academy Class for Fall 2019

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June 25, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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DA Becton Announces Third Community Academy Class for Fall 2019

Martinez, Calif. – District Attorney Diana Becton announces today that th...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

News Release: Operation Broken Heart Results in Child Exploitation Arrests in Contra Costa County

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June 24, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Operation Broken Heart Results in Child Exploitation Arrests in Contra Costa County

Martinez, Calif. – Investigators with the Contra Cost...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Road Projects

Contra Costa County Public Works Department plans to repair a landslide along the western embankment of San Pablo Dam Road. Construction also will begin on Taylor Boulevard.

Press release for San Pablo Dam Road.

Press release for Taylor Boulevard.

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All County News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Public Works will perform maintenance on San Pablo Dam Road starting on July 1

Contra Costa County Public Works will Perform Maintenance on San Pablo Dam Road 

June 17, 2019, El Sobrante, CA - Contra Costa County Public Works Department plans to repair a landslide along the western embankment of San Pablo Dam Road a...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Public Works will perform maintenance on Taylor Boulevard starting on July 1

Contra Costa County Public Works will perform Maintenance on Taylor Boulevard

June 17, 2019, Lafayette, CA - Contra Costa County Public Works will perform roadwork on Taylor Boulevard approximately 0.6 miles north of its intersection with Rancho V...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: June 13, 2019

News Release: Man Found Guilty for Stalking & Threatening Victim

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June 13, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Man Found Guilty for Stalking & Threatening Victim, Made over 1,300 Calls to Victim During 42-Day Period

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Participate in Census Solutions Workshops

Contra Costa County’s Census 2020 Complete Count Steering Committee seeks to increase awareness and motivate residents to respond to the 2020 Census. In order to get a complete count, it will require strong collaboration between the County, citi...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

News Release: Oakley Man Sentenced for Making Criminal Threats and Stalking in 2018 School Threats

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Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

Oakley Man Sentenced for Making Criminal Threats and Stalking in 2018 School Threats Case 

Martinez, Calif. – On Thursday, Jun...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

News Release: Selma Man Found Guilty of Second-Degree Murder for 2017 DUI Crash

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Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Selma Man Found Guilty of Second-Degree Murder for 2017 DUI Crash

Martinez, Calif. – Today, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant Bo Roble...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Veteran Self-portraits Tell Many Stories

With their fingers full of paint, Veterans from Contra Costa County finished painting their portraits the last week of May. Now, these and nearly 100 more Veteran portraitures are be shown as part of the Richmond Art Center Summer Exhibition.

The show runs...

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All County News
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Stay Cool with High Temperatures

Stay inside in an air-conditioned building, drink plenty of water, and know the signs of heat illness, says Contra Costa Health Services. See health tips about heat.

Call 911, if you or someone near you is having a health emergency.

Call 211 or contact your...

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All County News
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Serving Free, Healthy Lunches to Kids and Teens

The Contra Costa County Library is serving free lunches to kids at eight library locations in the county this summer in an effort to prevent a summer nutrition gap. Many low-income children face nutrient deficiencies when school closes for the summer brea...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

News Release: Grand Jury Accusation Filed Against County Assessor Gus Kramer

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June 5, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Grand Jury Accusation Filed Against County Assessor Gus Kramer for “Willful or Corrupt Misconduct” 

Martinez, Calif. – Today, the Contra Costa County...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Byron Highway Traffic Safety Improvements Project

Contra Costa County Public Works to Begin Construction on the Byron Highway Traffic Safety Improvements Project

May 31, 2019, Byron, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction on the Byron Highway Traffic Safety Improv...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

United Way Bay Area Announces Grant Funds for Census Outreach

United Way Bay Area has released an Request for Proposals (RFP) to support Bay Area Census 2020 outreach efforts. Earlier this year, UWBA was selected by the California State Census Office to be the Region 3 Administrative Community-Based Organization (AC...

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Census 2020
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Road Projects

Contra Costa County Public Works Department will repair guardrails on Vasco Road from Camino Diablo Road to the Alameda County line. Construction also begins for the Camino Tassajara Bike Lane Gap Closure Project. 

Press release for Camino Tassaja...

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All County News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Camino Tassajara Bike Lane Gap Closure Project

Contra Costa County Public Works to Begin Construction on the Camino Tassajara Bike Lane Gap Closure Project

May 30, 2019, San Ramon, CA - Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction on the Camino Tassajara Bike Lane Gap Closure Project. The p...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Safety Tips for Boating Season

The Memorial Day holiday weekend traditionally marks the start of boating season on the Delta. Significant num-bers of boaters are expected to be on the water this summer, especially on the weekends, to go fishing, boating or take part in other recreation...

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All County News
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Kirker Pass Road Construction Project

Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction on the Kirker Pass Road Northbound Truck Climbing Lane Project. Construction began May 13, 2019, with completion in the Spring of 2020, barring unforeseen circumstances.

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Helping Our Seniors and Caregivers

Contra Costa County’s Area Agency on Aging (AAA) has announced its 2019 Needs Assessment Survey of residents who are 60 years or more. The survey’s purpose is to gather valuable data on the service needs of older adults and their careg...

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All County News
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Celebrate Outer Space with Summer Reading 2019

The Contra Costa County Library is launching into Summer Reading on Saturday, June 8. The program is the Library’s yearly effort to keep kids reading during the summer months, preventing “brain drain”.

For babies, the pre-reading program is meant to encour...

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All County News
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Missed the Board of Supervisors Meeting?

If you want to watch the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors meeting, you can see it in its entirety starting at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday on CCTV. You can also view meetings online the same week they are held, usually within 48 hours.  To find ...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

News Release: DA Diana Becton Creates First Ever Standalone Conviction Integrity Unit

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Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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DA Diana Becton Creates First Ever Standalone Conviction Integrity Unit 

Martinez, Calif. – District Attorney Diana ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Public Works to Begin Construction on Marsh Creek Road

The Contra Costa County Public Works Department will begin construction of the Marsh Creek Road Traffic Safety Improvements project.  

Construction will begin on Monday, May 20, 2019, with completion by July 1, 2019, barring unforeseen circumstanc...

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All County News
Posted on: May 15, 2019

Alamo Movie Under the Stars

Contra Costa County Announces 2019 Movie Under the Stars

May 15, 2019, Alamo, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works, Alamo Parks & Recreation with support from the Alamo Municipal Advisory Council invite you to enjoy movies under the stars at...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: May 15, 2019

Alamo Summer Concert Series

Contra Costa County Public Works Announces 2019 Alamo Summer Concert Series

May 15, 2019, Alamo, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works, Alamo Parks & Recreation with support from the Alamo Municipal Advisory Council present the 2019 &ldqu...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: May 15, 2019

Marsh Creek Road Traffic Safety Improvements Project

Public Works to Begin Construction on Marsh Creek Road

May 15, 2019 Martinez, CA – The Contra Costa County Public Works Department will begin construction of the Marsh Creek Road Traffic Safety Improvements project.  The project will con...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: May 13, 2019

Northern Waterfront Economic Development Initiative Forum

Contra Costa County launched the implementation phase of the Northern Waterfront Economic Development Initiative Forum, a regional partnership supporting sustainable economic growth along the Highway 4 corridor in Contra Costa County at a public forum on ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office Impacting Our Youth

Impact Justice, RYSE Youth Center, and the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office announce a collaborative agreement to bring restorative justice diversion to Contra Costa County. The county now joins Alameda, San Francisco, and Los Ange...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

News Release: DA Diana Becton Announces Updated Immigration Policy

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Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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DA Diana Becton Announces Updated Immigration Policy

            Martinez, Calif. &ndas...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Kirker Pass Truck Climbing Lane Project

Contra Costa County Public Works to Begin Construction on the 

Kirker Pass Road Northbound Truck Climbing Lane Project

May 9, 2019, Concord, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction on the Kirker Pass Road Northbound ...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: May 8, 2019

Harvest Season – Drive Safely

In Contra Costa County, the U-Pick harvest draws over 180,000 visitors each year. Be sure to drive safely and expect traffic delays during this harvest festival season. See a map of the farms participating in the festival.

Read the news release.

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

News Release: Contra Costa Becomes 4th County in California to Adopt Restorative Justice Diversion

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Contact: Kyung Jin Lee

510-684-3122

kjlee@impactjustice.org

Contra Costa Becomes 4th County in California to Adopt Restorative Justice Diversion for Youth

Restorative justice is the first diversion program to be implemented by the ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

Observe Caution During the Brentwood U-Pick Season

Contra Costa County Public Works Reminds Drivers to Observe Caution 

During the Brentwood U-Pick Season

May 6, 2019, Brentwood, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works Department (CCCPWD) has placed a message board on Walnut Boulev...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Oak Park Properties FAQs

Project Overview

The Oak Park Project - encompassing 15 acres at 1700 and 1750 Oak Park Boulevard - is actually four projects in one. It is a new library building to replace the current outdated one; new sports fields for the community to enjoy; a new neig...

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Public Works News Flash
Posted on: April 26, 2019

News Release: Man Pleaded Guilty for Pandering from 2018 Human Trafficking Sting Operation

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- April 26, 2019 

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

Man Pleaded Guilty for Pandering from 2018 Human Trafficking Sting Operation

 

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

News Release: Brentwood Woman Charged with 4 Felonies for Consumer Fraud Scheme

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Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Brentwood Woman Charged with 4 Felonies for Consumer Fraud Scheme

DA’s Office Asks for Affected Victims to Come Forward

Martinez, Cal...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Census Jobs Available in Our County

Earn additional income and help your community “get counted” for Census 2020. Apply now at www.2020census.gov/jobs. Current job openings include ones in Concord.

To learn why the Census is important to all of us and sign up for Census 2...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

News Release: Pittsburg Man Found Guilty for 14 Counts of Molesting Two Underage Victims

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- April 18, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Pittsburg Man Found Guilty for 14 Counts of Molesting Two Underage Victims 

Martinez, Calif. – On April 15, a Contra Costa C...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Support Our Arts Community

Two vacancies currently exist on the Arts & Culture Commission of Contra Costa County (AC5). We are seeking an Arts Advocate to serve District II and serve At-Large. 

To be eligible for these seats on the Commission, applicants must reside in ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

News Release: Defendant Sentenced to 135 Years to Life for 4 Counts of Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- April 15, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Defendant Sentenced to 135 Years to Life for 4 Counts of Murder from 2017 Fatal DUI Collision 

Martinez, Calif. – On April 12, 2019, ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

News Release: Richmond Man Sentenced for 16 Years for 23rd Street Sex Trafficking Case

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Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Richmond Man Sentenced for 16 Years for 23rd Street Sex Trafficking Case

Martinez, Calif. – On April 12, 2019 Contra Costa Superior C...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

County Launches Bridge to Success Program

Contra Costa County has launched the Bridge to Success pilot program, a competitive integrated employment program that provides a pathway for people with developmental or intellectual disabilities to compete for regular County jobs at regular salaries.

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

News Release: District Attorney’s Office Commemorates National Crime Victims’ Rights Week April 7-13

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April 8, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office Commemorates National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, April 7-13

Martinez, Calif. – ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

News Release: Youth Soccer Coach Charged with Trying to Meet Underage Minor for Sex

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March 14, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Youth Soccer Coach Charged with Trying to Meet Underage Minor for Sex

Martinez, Calif. – On March 14, 2019 the Contra Costa Coun...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

News Release: DA Becton Announces Results for End of Backlog of Sexual Assault Kits

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March 12, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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DA Becton Announces Results End of Backlog of Sexual Assault Kits 

Martinez, Calif. – Today, District Attorney Diana Becton and staff attended an e...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

News Release: Man Found Guilty for Attempted Murder of 4 Victims for 2016 Shooting

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March 7, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Man Found Guilty for Attempted Murder of 4 Victims for 2016 Shooting

Martinez, Calif. – On March 4, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant Kama...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

News Release: Sacramento Man Found Guilty for 4 Counts of Murder from 2017 Fatal DUI Collision

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March 6, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Sacramento Man Found Guilty for 4 Counts of Murder from 2017 Fatal DUI Collision 

Martinez, Calif. – On March 4, a Contra Costa County jur...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

News Release: Martinez Resident Sentenced for Child Molestation

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February 27, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Martinez Resident Sentenced for Child Molestation

Martinez, Calif. – On Tuesday February 26, 2019, 21-year-old Martinez resident Aaron Mikkelsen pleaded ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

News Release: Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Human Trafficking Victims Across Bay Area

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February 22, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Human Trafficking Victims Across Bay Area 

Martinez, Calif. – On February 19, Hilario Martinez Jr. pleaded guilty ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

Diablo Aviator, Contra Costa County Airports’ Newsletter

The winter edition of the Diablo Aviator, Contra Costa County Airports’ Newsletter, is now available on the Airport website at the following link: http://www.cccounty.us/DocumentCenter/View/57745/Diablo-Aviator-Winter-2019. Airports staff encour...

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Additional Info... Contra Costa County Airports
Posted on: February 21, 2019

News Release: Vivint, Inc. Pays $1,400,000 to Settle Consumer Protection Case

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February 21, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Vivint, Inc. Pays $1,400,000 to Settle Consumer Protection Case

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

News Release: Man Sentenced to 21 Years in Prison for Multiple Assaults & Attempted Rape

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February 15, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Pittsburg Man Sentenced to 21 Years in State Prison for Multiple Assaults & Attempted Rape

Martinez, Calif. – On February 14, Judge Theresa...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

News Release: Man Found Guilty of Trying to Meet Minor for Sex

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February 11, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Man Found Guilty of Trying to Meet Minor for Sex

Martinez, Calif. – On February 8, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

News Release: Antioch Man Found Guilty of Attempted Murder of Two Antioch Police Officers

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February 8, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Antioch Man Found Guilty of Attempted Murder of Two Antioch Police Officers

Martinez, Calif. – On February 6, a Contra Costa County jur...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

News Release: Concord Man Found Guilty of Attempted Murder

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February 1, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Concord Man Found Guilty of Attempted Murder

Martinez, Calif. – On January 30, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant Guido Ginochio of Conc...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

News Release: DA Becton Announces Second Community Academy Class for Spring 2019

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January 17, 2019

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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DA Becton Announces Second Community Academy Class for Spring 2019

Martinez, Calif. – District Attorney Diana Becton announces today t...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

News Release: EMS Chief Charged with Embezzlement and Possession of Controlled Substances

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January 10, 2019

Contact: Jason Peck, 925-957-8712

Martinez, Calif. – Due to the investigation by the Martinez Police Department, the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office charged 50-year-old Martinez resident Richard ...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

News Release: Former Food Service Contractor Charged with Having Images of Child Pornography

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January 7, 2019

Contact: Bobbi Mauler, 925-957-2214

Former Food Service Contractor Charged with Having Images of Child Pornography

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Consumer Scam Alert: Fake Social Security Administration Callers Targeting Individuals

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December 21, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Consumer Scam Alert: Fake Social Security Administration Callers Targeting Individuals 

Martinez, Calif. – Today, the Contra ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

News Release: Restaurant Owner Guilty for Failing to Provide Workers' Compensation Insurance

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December 19, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Concord Restaurant Owner Found Guilty for Failing to Provide Workers’ Compensation Insurance 

Martinez, Calif. – On December...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

News Release: Contra Costa Launches Human Trafficking Task Force with $1.2 Million Federal Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contacts:

Alan Wang, 925-608-4901, Employment & Human Services Department

awang@ehsd.cccounty.us

Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638, District Attorney’s Office

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Contra Costa County Launches Human Traffic...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

News Release: Oakley Man in Texas Extradited Back to Contra Costa; Facing Additional Charges

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December 12, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Oakley Man in Texas Extradited Back to Contra Costa County; Additional Felony Charges Filed for Child Pornography

Martinez, Calif. –T...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

News Release: Chevron to Pay $100,000 for Failing to Comply with Gift Card Redemption Laws

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December 7, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Chevron to Pay $100,000 in Civil Penalties for Failing to Comply with State’s Gift Card Redemption Laws 

Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa Coun...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

News Release: Serial Arsonist Convicted by Contra Costa County Jury

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December 6, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Serial Arsonist Convicted by Contra Costa County Jury

Martinez, Calif. – On December 4, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant Jame...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Our County Administrator Wins Top CAO Award

Our Contra Costa County Administrator, David J. Twa, won statewide recognition with the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the California Association of County Executives (CACE). The prestigious award was presented at the General Assembly of the Califo...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

News Release: Pharmacist Charged with Robbing Local Pharmacy in Danville

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November 29, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Pharmacist Charged with Robbing Local Pharmacy in Danville 

Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office charg...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

News Release: Man Charged with Making Criminal Threats, Stalking and Threatening a School Official

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November 28, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Oakley Man Charged with Making Criminal Threats, Stalking and Threatening a School Official 

Martinez, Calif. – On ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

News Release: Man Found Guilty of Animal Cruelty for Dog Attack in Contra Loma Regional Park

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November 1, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Man Found Guilty of Animal Cruelty for Dog Attack in Contra Loma Regional Park

Martinez, Calif. – On October 31, a Contra Costa County jury foun...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

News Release: DA Becton Announces New Reporting Policy for Law Enforcement Involved Fatal Incidents

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October 29, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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DA Becton Announces New Reporting Policy for Law Enforcement Involved Fatal Incidents

Martinez, Calif. – Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becto...

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

News Release: Man Charged with Child Molestation & Selling Child Pornography

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October 26, 2018

Contact:

Scott Alonso

925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Martinez Resident Charged with Child Molestation and Production, Distribution and Selling Child Pornography 

Martinez, Calif. – ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

News Release: District Attorney’s Office Hosts Family Violence Community Forum & Resource Fair

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October 18, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

District Attorney’s Office Hosts Family Violence Community Forum & Resource Fair in Antioch

Martinez, Calif. – On October 25, the Co...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

News Release: Man Found Guilty of Vehicular Manslaughter

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October 3, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Man Found Guilty of Vehicular Manslaughter

2017 Crash Occurred on Highway 4 in Pittsburg

Martinez, Calif. – On October 2, a Contra Costa ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

News Release: Former Teacher Plead Guilty to Child Molestation

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September 27, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Former Walnut Creek Middle School Teacher Plead Guilty to Child Molestation and Sentenced to 25 Years to Life in Prison

Martinez, Calif. –&...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Media Advisory: Press Conference, NorCal Rapist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 21, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

MEDIA ADVISORY-- PRESS CONFERENCE

WHAT: Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton will join Sacramento County District Attor...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Press Release: Defendant Found Guilty for 1983 Cold Case Murder

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September 20, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Defendant Found Guilty for 1983 Cold Case Murder 

Martinez, Calif. – On September 20, a Contra Costa County jury f...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Press Release: Whole Foods to Pay $1.6 Million in Hazardous Waste Settlement

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September 20, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Whole Foods to Pay $1.6 Million in Hazardous Waste Settlement

Martinez, Calif. – Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton announced ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Contra Costa Justice Partners & Richmond Selected for Georgetown Center for Juvenile Justice Reform

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September 19, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Contra Costa County Justice Partners & City of Richmond Selected for Georgetown Center for Juvenile Justice Reform

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Consumer Scam Alert: Fraudulent Callers Offering Costco Travel Credit & Travel Benefits

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September 10, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Consumer Scam Alert: Fraudulent Callers Offering Costco Travel Credit & Travel Benefits

Martinez, Calif. – Today, the C...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

News Release: Man Found Guilty of Kidnapping & Attempted Rape; Cold Case DNA Match Helps Solve Case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 27, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

San Pablo Resident Found Guilty of Kidnapping & Attempted Rape; Cold Case DNA Match Helps Solve Case

Martinez, Calif. – Daniel Betancourt Jr. of San Pablo, California was ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Press Release: Joseph DeAngelo Charged with 4 Felonies from Alleged Attacks in Contra Costa County

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August 21, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Joseph DeAngelo Charged with 4 Felonies from Alleged Attacks in Contra Costa County

All GSK Cases to be Prosecuted in Sacramento County 

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Press Release: Man Charged with Enticement of a Minor, Arranging to Meet a Minor For Sex

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8/6/2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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El Cerrito Resident Charged with Enticement of a Minor, Arranging to Meet a Minor For Sex and Attempted Lewd Acts with a Child

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Press Release: DA Becton Announces Community Academy to Start in September

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August 2, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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DA Becton Announces Community Academy to Start in September 

Martinez, Calif. – District Attorney Diana Becton announ...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Press Release: Cooks Collision, Inc. Settles Environmental Protection Lawsuit

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July 30, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Cooks Collision, Inc. Settles Environmental Protection Lawsuit Brought by California District Attorney’s Related to Hazardous Auto Body ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Press Release: Restaurants Cited for Failing to Provide Workers’ Compensation Insurance

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July 24, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Contra Costa County Restaurants Cited for Failing to Provide Workers’ Compensation Insurance

Martinez, Calif. – A joint enforcem...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Press Release: Defendant Found Guilty for Torturing and Violently Sexually Assaulting Victim

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June 29, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

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Defendant Found Guilty for Torturing and Violently Sexually Assaulting Victim

Martinez, Calif. – On June 28, a Contra Costa County jury found defen...

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