Board of Supervisors to consider curfew at Tuesday morning meeting
By Jimmy Lee, Director of Public Affairs, Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff
Due to continuing civil unrest, ongoing disturbances and sporadic looting of businesses, all Contra Costa residents are encouraged to remain indoors today, June 1st from 8:00 PM until tomorrow, June 2nd at 5:00 AM. There is currently NO countywide curfew order.
However, that is subject to change.
Please note that some cities have implemented their own curfews and residents should check their city’s website for updates. Please try to avoid calling for non-emergency police services until tomorrow if possible.
Please be assured law enforcement throughout the county is working together and has brought in additional resources to address incidences of civil unrest.
According to Jami Napier, Chief Assistant Clerk of the Board and Senior Deputy County Administrator that the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is holding an emergency meeting tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. to consider a curfew. Please see the meeting agenda by clicking here.
Allen Payton contributed to this report.