Last September, Contra Costa County’s Board of Supervisors appointed retired Superior Court Judge Diana Becton as interim district attorney. The position became open after a scandal forced the resignation of then DA Mark Petersen. The state charged Peterson “with 13 felonies connected to his admitted use of his campaign fund as if it were a personal … Continue reading Vote Becton for Contra Costa District Attorney June 5
Contra Costans - attend the Community Forum on August 12 to hear from the finalists for the District Attorney position.
Contra Costans have a rare opportunity to help select an interim District Attorney to replace former chief prosecutor Mark Peterson, who resigned in disgrace after pleading no contest to a felony perjury charge.