On this episode of WTF California Podcast, we chat with Benjamin Therriault who is running for Contra Costa County Sheriff. We touch on community policing, increasing transparency, jails, putting more deputies on patrol, homelessness, and conceal carry weapon policy. We also get into working to keep criminals in jail while working with the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office.
Websites referenced in the Show
- Benjamin Therriault (official campaign website)
- Richmond Police union boss aims to unseat sheriff in Contra Costa County
- Richmond police defend K-9 bites that caused 73 serious injuries in past six years
- Ben Therriault: On the Role of the Police Officers Association
- A cop, and resident, of Richmond public housing