The 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.
The department has lost 16 officers since the beginning of December, with many retiring and others by disability.
Both officers said they are still quite shaken by the ordeal, when a man handed them the bloody newborn.
Burglaries are up a startling 43 percent in Oakland this year compared to last, part of an ever-growing crime problem in the city.
The city of San Jose is launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the sudden and surprising retirement announcement of current top cop Chris Moore.
The San Jose Police Officers’ Association has raised about $6,200 for three young children who were orphaned when their parents were killed in a double murder at the family’s home last month.
A major portion of Oakland’s year-old police radio system failed during President Barack Obama’s visit to the city this week, in one what one lieutenant described as a “train wreck.”
San Francisco Police officers were paying special attention to movie theaters Friday in the wake of a mass shooting in a Colorado theater.
Oakland’s top cop is looking to reorganize his department, after a new report shows violent crime is up in the city.
A judge has tentatively ruled that the University of California must remove officers’ names from a report on the pepper-spraying of student demonstrators by campus police last fall.