Santa Clara County has unveiled plans for what officials hope will be the largest gun buyback event held so far in the Bay Area.
A Santa Clara County veteran prosecutor has been suspended without pay for withholding evidence in high-profile gang trail in San Jose.
With the passage of Proposition 36 on Election Day, California’s “Three Strikes” law could change the fates of thousands of state inmates, and now Santa Clara county is making plans for the transition.
A fatal shooting by San Jose a police officer last year was ruled a case of justified self-defense by the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office Tuesday.
The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office is adding 15 new prosecutors, set to start their jobs on March 5th.
The State Bar of California has taken disciplinary action against a one-time deputy district attorney in the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office for wrongdoing she has admitted to in connection with a decade-old case she prosecuted.
Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen announced Friday that his office would not file criminal charges in the alleged gang rape of a 17-year-old girl by De Anza College baseball players at a house party in 2007.
Santa Clara County Juvenile hall is a much less crowded place these days, with an effort to divert young offenders showing positive results.
Jeanine Harms was last seen in a Campbell bar on July 27th, 2001. She invited a man she’d met at the bar to her house, and was never seen again. That man, Maurice Nasmeh, who always proclaimed his innocence, was accused of killing the 42-year-old woman.
A high tech crime task force in San Jose specializing in identity theft and intellectual property investigations might lose its $2 million funding if the California vehicle license fee expires, authorities said.