San Benito County Sheriff’s Deputy Arrested on Suspicion of Domestic Violence
A deputy with the San Benito County Sheriff’s Office has reportedly been arrested.
27-year-old Matthew O’Keefe was arrested on September 21 by the Hollister Police Department. O’Keefe stands accused of domestic violence and false imprisonment.
O’Keefe has been placed on administrative leave and remains in custody at the San Benito County jail.
“I am saddened and extremely disappointed with the actions of this Deputy, and my concerns are focused on the victim and her family,” San Benito County Sheriff Eric Taylor said in a press release.
He continued, “I want to make it clear this office holds itself to the highest of standards and has zero-tolerance for domestic violence or any dishonorable behavior.”