The San Jose City Council Tuesday approved a funding strategy that backers claim would add 141 new police officer positions and restore other city services but would require tens of millions in revenue the city does not yet have.
The San Jose city council has killed a proposal that would have banned the sale of sodas, sports drinks and whole milk at all city facilities.
The San Jose City Council approved budget on Tuesday aimed at rebuilding services with a focus on public safety—a big concern in the city where the crime rate is rising and the police staff is declining.
In response to a recent spate of four homicides, San Jose police were deploying extra units of special operations and gang suppression officers this weekend.
A puppy that was taken from a San Jose home during a burglary on Monday has been found and was being reunited its family Thursday afternoon.
Some members of the San Jose City Council are urging Mayor Chuck Reed to join other mayors in signing a statement supporting same-sex marriage.
San Jose City Councilman Ash Kalra has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor drunken driving charge, his attorney said Thursday.
A San Jose city councilman was arrested Saturday for drunken driving after what he called a “terrible error in judgment.”