Four former San Jose police chiefs announced their support for county supervisor Dave Cortese in the mayor’s race on Thursday citing crime and police staffing as the two of the main issues in the campaign. Mayor Chuck Reed, however, is endorsing Councilman Sam Liccardo and has dismissed the chiefs’ endorsement as political theater.
The plan will allow police to tap into private security cameras to help catch criminals.
Civil rights groups are arguing there should have been more public debate before the drone was purchased.
City leaders are now calling for residents to cut back on water use by 20 percent.
The 49ers will play first game in their new home in a preseason game against the Denver Broncos on Sunday and Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority officials say they are prepared to get football fans to Levi’s Stadium after a soccer match two weeks ago did not go smoothly.
Police responded to the scene after receiving calls the woman was threatening to kill family members with an Uzi-like weapon. It was determined she was holding a cordless drill.
While many Bay Area music fans hip-hop and rock out at Outside Lands in Golden Gate Park, San Jose will be hosting the 25th annual Jazz Summer Fest.
Santa Cruz residents have already racked up more than $500,000 in fines for excessive water use.
An sea lion rescued last week when Sausalito’s Marine Mammal Center found it entangled in plastic netting, was released back into the ocean in Santa Cruz Tuesday.
Plug-In 2014, the premiere electric vehicle conference in the nation, began on Monday at the San Jose Convention Center with those in attendance discussing and debating the future of plug-in cars.