The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Friday that it arrested a member of its own team on weapons, drug and grand theft charges.
Matthew Buckley, 41, is a deputy sheriff and 15-year veteran of the department. He was arrested and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility on Thursday after an investigation into illegal firearms, the sheriff's office said. Buckley paid the $175,000 bail, the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office said. He was put on administrative leave by the sheriff's office.