The following information on a county-wide sex offender sweep is from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff:
The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff, U.S. Marshals Service, F.B.I., California Department of Corrections Fugitive Apprehension Team (FAT), Contra Costa County Probation, Alameda County Sheriff’s Office, Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office and the California Highway Patrol recently conducted a county-wide sex offender sweep targeting individuals who were wanted for various crimes as well as performing compliance checks.
During the course of the three-day operation, eight wanted sex offenders were arrested. An additional 70 compliance checks were performed by law enforcement to ensure the offenders were living where they stated and were in compliance with the conditions of their parole or probation.
photo credit: Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff