Martinez, Calif. -- Antioch Mayor Lamar Thorpe was charged with two Misdemeanor counts of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) of alcohol on April 1, 2022. Read more...
Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa District Attorney’s Office files a murder charge against a homeless man in Concord -- plus an enhancement for intentionally firing a handgun that killed a Walnut Creek resident. Read more...
Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa District Attorney files murder charges against a Concord couple. Read more...
Welcome to the District Attorney Office’s website and thank you for visiting. I want to underscore that our Office is here to serve you. We are all committed to protecting the public’s safety and providing assistance to those harmed by violence. We continue to find ways to modernize our Office as we focus on the community’s needs to ensure Contra Costa County remains a safe and welcoming place to live and work.
Diana Becton, District Attorney