San Jose’s Mayor Considers Investigation Of Police Officer Union Leader Over Alleged CommentsSan Jose Mayor Chuck Reed has asked that the city council appoint a special investigator as well as a U.S. attorney to look into the alleged comments made by the head of the police officers’ union to a police academy class during their orientation.
Shrinking San Jose Police Department Has Few Recruits For New AcademySan Jose's police department has only filled 29 of 60 slots in next month’s police academy. Mayor Chuck Reed is calling the recruitment efforts unsuccessful.
Federal Mediator Reviewing San Jose’s Latest Contract Offer To Police UnionAfter being at odds for almost a year, the City of San Jose will make a new contract offer to the city’s police officers’ union next week with a federal mediator involved.
Proposals Aim To Recoup Training Costs For Departing San Jose Rookie OfficersThis comes as the police department is struggling to retain officers, amid cuts in pay and pension benefits.
SJPD Union Official Blasts Contract Offer, Says 'Department Is Dying'San Jose's police union is shooting down the latest contract offer from the city, presented Thursday.
San Jose Police, City Officials Butting Heads Over PayThe San Jose Police Officers Association is asking for a 16 percent raise over the next three years, in part to keep officers in the department.
San Jose Mayor Accused Of Illegally Funneling Campaign CashLeaders of the police and fire unions have filed a complaint with the California Fair Political Practices Commission.
Violent Week Continues In San Jose; Police Blame Staffing CutsThere are growing concerns following yet another homicide in the city on Tuesday night, the 31st so far this year.
San Jose's Pension Costs Interfering With Essential City ServicesRising pension costs are decimating essential city services, according to a grand jury report issued Wednesday.
San Jose Considers Tighter Control Of Police MoonlightingThe San Jose Police Department does not adequately monitor uniformed security work performed by off-duty police officers, according to a recent audit.