Police department

San Jose City Council OK's Crime Fighting Drone For City's Police DepartmentThe San Jose city council has given the police department the go-ahead to use a new drone for crime fighting.
SJPD's New Drone Program Hovers Closer To Reality As Vote LoomsThe San Jose City Council is expected to give the Police Department's proposed one-year drone pilot program the green light...
Witnesses To San Jose Arrest Caught On Video File Complaints; Police Defend Use Of ForceAfter video of a violent arrest in San Jose last weekend went viral, police in San Jose admitted the video is tough to watch, but defended the use of force on the suspect.
VIDEO: San Jose Police Use Of Force Questioned After Violent Arrest Caught On CameraThe San Jose Police Department's internal affairs division is investigating what some citizens described as "police brutality" in a three-minute, one second video that has already been viewed nearly 100,000 times, and is being watched more than 20,000 times an hour Monday night.
California Authorities Cracking Down On Distracted Drivers This MonthThe California Highway Patrol and law enforcement agencies throughout the state on Monday are kicking off a month-long crackdown on drivers who text or talk on the phone while behind the wheel.
Hayward To Get Rid Of Red Light CamerasThe city council voted on Tuesday night to get rid of the devices immediately, rather than wait for the contract with a vendor to expire.
4 Cited For Prostitution Just A Block From SJPD FacilityFour women were cited on suspicion of prostitution Tuesday a block from the San Jose Police Department’s property and evidence facility, police said.
Richmond Homicide Rate Drops DramaticallyThe police department is working with the community to better involve them in policing the city.
Phil Matier: Oakland Crime Rate Soaring As City Loses OfficersBurglaries are up a startling 43 percent in Oakland this year compared to last, part of an ever-growing crime problem in the city.
Officer Shoots Man Outside Vacaville Police StationA man was shot by a police officer in the parking lot of the Vacaville Police Department Thursday afternoon, Vacaville city spokesman Mark Mazzaferro said.
BART Police Revamping Approach To Patrolling SystemBART wants its officers to be more familiar with the beats they patrol. So officials have divided four zones into five and divided those even further.
BART Police Chief Vows Vigilance Regarding Passenger SafetyPolice Chief Kenton Rainey said that arrests will continue if protesters continue to gather on station platforms at future demonstrations.