Milpitas

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Driver Scammed In Milpitas Parking Lot Collision

A male suspect Tuesday scammed a person out of cash when the suspect said he was hit by the victim’s car in a Milpitas parking lot, police said.

08/15/2015

An earthquake was recorded overnight near Milpitas.

Small Earthquake Strikes Santa Clara-Alameda County Border Overnight

The Magnitude 2.4 earthquake hit at 12:32 a.m. with an epicenter about six miles northeast of Milpitas.

07/13/2015

VTA light rail

Man Fatally Struck By VTA Train In Milpitas

A Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority trail struck and killed a man in Milpitas late Wednesday night, VTA and police officials said.

07/09/2015

Birds gather around a leaky tap. (ALI AL-SAADI/AFP/Getty Images)

Lock Your Taps! Drought Has Thieves Stealing Water Like It’s Liquid Gold

Thieves busted the locks on the spigots at a popular Asian shopping center in Milpitas, and stole hundreds of gallons of water.

06/13/2015

Tim Watson, the VTA bus driver who foiled an alleged child abduction in Milpitas on June 5, 2015. (Photo Credit: Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority)

Bus Driver Who Helped Foil Child Abduction In Milpitas: ‘I Did What Any Parent Would Do’

VTA bus driver Tim Watson said his instincts kicked in, and that’s how he stopped an alleged child abduction in Milpitas and Fremont.

06/10/2015

Ambulance

Construction Worker Impaled On Rebar In Fall Near Milpitas

A construction worker fell and was impaled on a section of rebar in the hills east of Milpitas Thursday afternoon, according to fire officials.

06/05/2015

Police take a man into custody at bus stop area of the Fremont BART station, June 5, 2015. (CBS)

Police Credit ‘Hero’ Bus Driver With Recovery Of 3-Year-Old Kidnapped Milpitas Boy; Suspect Arrested

A three-year-old boy that went missing from a library in Milpitas Friday has been located in Fremont, according to police.

06/05/2015

Apple I Computer (courtesy Ed Uthman -  via Wikimedia Commons)

Mystery Woman Dumps Rare, Collectable Apple Computer Worth $200K At Recycling Center

A recycling center in the Silicon Valley is looking for a woman who dropped off an old Apple computer that turned out to be a collectible item worth $200,000.

05/30/2015

A Magnitude 2.2 earthquake was recorded Monday. (USGS)

Magnitude 2.2 Earthquake Hits East Of San Jose

The quake, with a magnitude of 2.2, hit nine miles east of San Jose and 11 miles southeast of Milpitas.

05/11/2015

Police Patrol Car Light

Police Break Up Alleged Sideshow In Milpitas, Arrest 1 Person

An 18-year-old Oakland man was arrested during an alleged sideshow attended by hundreds of people in Milpitas on Wednesday night, police said Thursday.

05/07/2015

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