Officer Albert Morales
San Jose police said that an elderly man’s body was found inside a parked RV in Downtown San Jose early Monday morning, and that the death was suspicious.
A teen boy who was beaten by a mob and shot in the head in San Jose on Wednesday evening died at the hospital on Thursday. Police said the death is gang-related and will increase patrols.
Police were investigating the deaths of three men in two separate shootings that happened in San Jose on Sunday night.
San Jose police are crediting a patrol strategy in East San Jose and downtown for a decline in arrests during Cince de Mayo festivities.
Home burglaries in San Jose have risen considerably so far this year, causing a spike in purchases of security systems.
San Jose’s last homicide of 2012 was committed by an armed man who shot a suspected car thief to death, police said Thursday.