Alameda County Supervisors to replace chief probation officer

Alameda County Chief Probation Officer LaDonnaHarris will remain until a replacement is hired.ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS |Alameda County’s Chief Probation Officer LaDonna Harris is being replaced by county supervisors.No official announcement has been made regarding Harris's departure, but in a memo to her department, she referenced the search for her replacement has already begun.“As many … Continue reading Alameda County Supervisors to replace chief probation officer

A Coincidence Too Crazy To Ignore: How I Thought Muhammad Was Lockyer’s Ex

INSIDE THE STORIES OF 2012 | Curiously, Nadia Lockyer saved her biggest announcements this year for quasi-holidays. She entered rehab for drug and alcohol dependency on Valentine’s Day last February and offered her resignation from the Alameda County Board of Supervisors on April 20—the cheeky and unofficial National Pothead Day.Lockyer’s announcement to enter rehab occurred 11 … Continue reading A Coincidence Too Crazy To Ignore: How I Thought Muhammad Was Lockyer’s Ex

2012 Year In Lists: Top 5 Trash Talking Moments Between Nate Miley And Tojo Thomas

 Although Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley cruised to re-election in June, it did not come without a flurry of his well-noted temper and lack of self-control even against a political novice from the county’s probation department, Tojo Thomas. At two forums in April and May, Thomas repeatedly got under Miley’s skin on issues ranging from … Continue reading 2012 Year In Lists: Top 5 Trash Talking Moments Between Nate Miley And Tojo Thomas

Accused Sexual Harasser David Muhammad Making a Comeback in Alameda County?

ALAMEDA COUNTY | Former Alameda County Chief Probation Officer David Muhammad arrived in 2011 among much fanfare. He left in an equally spectacular cloud of disgrace and revile earlier this year amid allegations he forcefully sexually assaulted an underling at the San Leandro Marina.Alameda County investigators, last June, however, found the allegation by a woman … Continue reading Accused Sexual Harasser David Muhammad Making a Comeback in Alameda County?

Questions Persist After Chief Probation Officer Quits Despite Unsubstantiated Claim

ALAMEDA COUNTY//ANALYSIS | On Feb. 14, just as then-Alameda County Chief Probation Officer David Muhammad was placed on administrative leave for allegations of sexual harassment and assault, I asked a source, what's going on with him? "He likes to fuck," said the source.An investigator for the county last week, though, found the charges alleged against the … Continue reading Questions Persist After Chief Probation Officer Quits Despite Unsubstantiated Claim

Why Can’t Nate Miley Control Himself?

ELECTION '12//ALAMEDA COUNTY SUPERVISOR DISTRICT 4May 7, 2012 | The thing about political campaigns is you never know when a certain moment will both titillate and provide a clear and insightful look at a candidate. On April 23, this unique moment struck Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley, who is up for re-election in District 4 against … Continue reading Why Can’t Nate Miley Control Himself?

Miley’s Challenger For Supervisor Heaps Laundry List Of County Scandals On Him

Tojo ThomasELECTION '12//ALAMEDA COUNTY SUPERVISOR DISTRICT 4May 2, 2012 | Tojo Thomas, an Alameda County probation officer, challenging long-time Supervisor Nate Miley, laid the burden of proof for the county's recent spate of scandals squarely on the incumbent during a candidate's forum this week in Castro Valley.Although, Thomas, a newcomer to county politics, was woefully short … Continue reading Miley’s Challenger For Supervisor Heaps Laundry List Of County Scandals On Him

Alameda County Chief Probation Officer Placed On Paid Leave

Feb. 14, 2012 | The person in charge of keeping repeat offenders from returning to the county jail system is himself now in the hot seat. The Alameda County Board of Supervisors placed Chief Probation Officer David Muhammad on paid administrative leave at the conclusion of today’s special meeting.The announcement, following a nearly hour-long closed … Continue reading Alameda County Chief Probation Officer Placed On Paid Leave