East San Jose
A cook at the Las Palapas Mexican restaurant was beaten while taking a break outside the closed establishment Tuesday night, according to San Jose police and a restaurant employee.
A police chief has scolded his officers for the Internet posting of a photograph of a traffic citation given to San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed.
San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed is facing a $35 fine or traffic school after he received a traffic ticket Tuesday morning.
Michael Howard, 27, was taken into custody at his San Jose home on Wednesday on suspicion of fatally stabbing 24-year-old Juan Munoz at the Safeway at 3002 Story Road on Tuesday night.
A man was killed in a stabbing inside a San Jose Safeway store Tuesday night, according to police. The killing is San Jose’s 31st homicide of the year.
A man was hospitalized in a second shooting in San Jose Tuesday night, less than an hour after another man was fatally shot, police said.
East San Jose parents and community leaders gathered Monday night to call for the creation of more and better middle schools in the Alum Rock School District.
A man found shot in San Jose Wednesday night died from his injuries early Thursday morning, police said.
Vandals have defaced a peace mural painted by student artists to promote peace and community in East San Jose, although investigators do not believe the vandalism is gang-related.
Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in East San Jose on Thursday night as 25-year-old Ricardo Lucas.