San Jose Police Department
San Jose police will begin testing body-worn cameras in the field.
After years of false starts and foot-dragging, San Jose Police will begin field testing body cameras Monday, a reform that watchdog groups had long hoped would provide greater accountability and oversight of the city’s officers.
San Jose police are asking the public for assistance in locating two young boys that may have run away together. According to the 11 and 12 year old’s friends, they may be headed to San Francisco.
Police in San Jose are finding themselves the victims of a crime, after someone stole copper wire at the Police Activities League’s baseball field.
After 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.
The 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.
San Jose police could soon be testing body worn cameras again after two previous roll outs never got beyond the pilot stage.
The independent police auditor in San Jose has issued a yearly report on the city’s police department. Chief among the recommendations is for the police department to change the way it internally investigates use-of-force incidents by officers.
Thousands filled San Jose’s SAP Center Thursday for a tearful tribute to fallen San Jose Police Officer Michael Johnson.
A memorial will take place Thursday to honor Officer Michael Johnson of the San Jose Police Department, who was killed in the line of duty last week.