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Cold Case

Glen Griggs

Suspect Shot Dead By Sunnyvale Officers May Have Murdered Four Different Girlfriends

A murder suspect shot and killed by police in Sunnyvale last month is may be responsible for the murders of four women he once dated.

07/24/2014

Brisbane police arrested Gabriel O'Neil in connection with a 25-year old cold case murder. (Source: Brisbane Police)

Brisbane Man Arrested In 25-Year Old Cold Case Murder

A Brisbane man was arrested Monday in connection with a 25-year-old murder, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.

06/12/2014

A homicide suspect in Sunnyvale was killed by police after displaying a weapon. (CBS SF)

Sunnyvale Cold Case Investigation Leads To Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting

A Sunnyvale man shot dead by police Thursday and suspected of killing a woman reported missing last year has been identified as 53-year-old Glen Griggs, according to police.

06/05/2014

Paul Riojas

Man Wanted In 1986 Attempted Murder, Kidnapping Arrested In Monterey County

A 48-year-old man wanted for a 1986 attempted murder and kidnapping out of Salinas was arrested Thursday in Watsonville after a police officer found he was living under assumed identities, police said Friday.

05/02/2014

Cathy Zimmer was found dead inside a car at San Jose International Airport on March 8, 1989. (CBS)

Judge Orders Brothers Accused In 1989 San Jose Murder To Be Tried Together

A Santa Clara County Superior Court judge on Friday entered a not guilty plea for Robert Zimmer, who along with his brother David is accused of murdering David’s estranged wife in San Jose 25 years ago.

04/18/2014

Karen Stitt

Clues From Public Sought In 1982 Sunnyvale Cold Case Murder Of Palo Alto Teen

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office is asking the public for clues to the murder of a teen girl whose nude body was found with more than 60 stab wounds in Sunnyvale 31 years ago.

04/10/2014

Cathy Zimmer was found dead inside a car at San Jose International Airport on March 8, 1989. (CBS)

Husband Pleads Not Guilty To Killing Estranged Wife In 1989 San Jose Cold Case

David Zimmer, 69, of Half Moon Bay, entered his plea at his arraignment on a charge that he murdered 38-year-old Cathy Zimmer, whose strangled body was found inside her car in San Jose on March 10, 1989.

03/11/2014

A patchwork quilt which was found with the body of Cathy Zimmer in 1989. (Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office)

Two Arrested For San Jose Cold Case Murder Unsolved For 25 Years

The husband and the brother-in-law of a woman found wrapped in a quilt and strangled to death inside a car parked near the San Jose airport 25 years ago have been arrested in connection with the murder, authorities announced Friday.

03/07/2014

Robert Hathaway (Fairfield Police Dept.)

Suspect In Brutal 1983 Fairfield Murder Commits Suicide After Positive DNA Test

Cold case detectives with the Fairfield Police Department have announced that they recently identified the suspect in a 1983 brutal sexual assault and beating murder of a woman in her Fairfield home, but that the suspect committed suicide shortly after they contacted him.

03/05/2014

A patchwork quilt which was found with the body of Cathy Zimmer in 1989. (Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office)

Daughter Of San Jose Woman Killed In 1989 Hopes Quilt Will Lead To Justice

The daughter of a 38-year-old San Jose woman whose strangled body was found in a car wrapped in a homemade quilt in 1989 said her mother had taking college classes and “focusing on her well being” prior to her mysterious death.

02/07/2014

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