In his epic novel about California politics, The Ninth Wave, the late great Eugene Burdick (Fail Safe) wrote that the formula for winning elections in the Golden State was I+H=P. Ignorance plus hate equals power. Accorinding to Burdick, appealing to paranoia and an unknown boogieman was a winning strategy. Apparently, the local law enforcement union […]
In California and around the country, hundreds of unmanned, police-operated drones could soon be launched into the air to perform surveillance of crime suspects. On the question of whether the Contra Costa Sheriff’s department is planning to use drones for surveillance or law enforcement, Sheriff David Livingston, said, “The Contra Costa County Office of the […]
Additional Concord Budget Workshopsare scheduled for March 3 and 16.
David Livingston will kickoff his campaign for Contra Costa County Sheriff on Thursday, November 19, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., at Scotts Garden Restaurant in Walnut Creek.