Officer shooting

Scene of fatal police shooting of murder suspect Richard Jacquez (Inset) near Kirkhaven Court and Stoneyhaven Way in South San Jose, August 17, 2015. (CBS/San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Face Questions Over Shifting Account Of Fatal Suspect Shooting

The San Jose Police Department has backtracked on its account of Monday’s fatal officer shooting of a murder suspect, saying the suspect was fleeing from police when they opened fire and not reaching for his waistband as originally stated.

08/20/2015

Surveillance image shows a moment just before Christopher Maxwell Wrenn (with hands raised) is shot dead at an office complex on Lundy Ave. in San Jose. (San Jose Police Dept.)

Surveillance Images Show ‘Horrific’ San Jose Murder; Police Urge Suspect To Surrender After 2 Others Killed

San Jose police sent a message for the third suspect in a gruesome murder case that has cost the lives of his accomplices in separate police shootings: turn yourself in.

08/18/2015

Police Investigation

Armed Man Shot Dead By San Jose Police Was Wanted For Prior Homicide

A man shot and killed by police officers in San Jose on Sunday was a suspect in a homicide that happened three days before, a police spokesman said Monday.

08/17/2015

Pleasanton OIS Investigation

Pleasanton Police Accused Of Covering Up Facts Surrounding Deadly Officer Shooting

Attorneys for the family of a man shot and killed by police during a confrontation outside a Pleasanton auto dealership earlier this month have accused the Police Department of covering up the facts of the shooting.

07/16/2015

The power drill mistaken for a gun that a woman was carrying when she was shot and killed by San Jose police on August 14, 2014. (San Jose Police Dept.)

Probe Determines San Jose Police Officer Lawfully Shot Mentally Ill Woman Holding Power Drill In 2014

An investigation determined that a San Jose police officer lawfully shot and killed a mentally ill woman armed with a power drill that appeared to be an Uzi submachine gun last year, the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.

06/04/2015

Antonio Guzman Lopez was fatally shot by a San Jose State University police officer on February 21, 2014. (CBS)

Report Says SJSU Campus Police Killing Of Suspect Justified; Wife To Seek Federal Investigation

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — The wife of a man shot and killed by San Jose State University police last year spoke out Friday against a decision to not charge the officers involved in his […]

05/22/2015

Sgt. Tom Smith (BART Police)

BART Cop Shot By Fellow Officer Had Been Searching Apartment For Stolen Items

Authorities say a Bay Area Rapid Transit officer who was shot and killed by a fellow officer while searching an apartment was looking for a laptop and other stolen items.

01/22/2014

Police at the scene of an officer-involved shooting at the intersection of Wilshire Boulevard 
and King Road in San Jose, August 30, 2013. (CBS)

San Jose Police Shoot At 2 Robbery Suspects In Separate Incidents

One suspect was injured and another was arrested in two separate officer-involved shootings in San Jose early Friday morning.

08/30/2013

Alameda County Sheriff's deputies at the scene of an officer-involved shooting on the Castro Valley Boulevard onramp to Interstate 580, May 17, 2013. (CBS)

Castro Valley Police Shooting Shuts Down Highway 580 On-Ramp

The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office was investigating a shooting involving an officer on westbound Interstate Highway 580 near Castro Valley that occurred late Thursday night, deputies said.

05/17/2013

An officer takes part in the search for a gunman near the Hayward DMV. (CBS)

Man Suspected Of Shooting At Officer At Hayward DMV Arrested

A Hayward man has been arrested in connection with an officer-involved shooting outside the Department of Motor Vehicles in Hayward last week, police said Thursday.

05/16/2013

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