kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

San Jose Police Department

Bomb Squad

Bomb Squad Responds To Suspicious Device At San Jose Recycling Facility

The San Jose police department’s bomb squad responded Monday afternoon to a suspicious device found at a recycling facility in the northern part of the city.

07/28/2014

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

Teens Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Elderly San Jose Resident During Home Invasion

Two teenage suspects are accused of breaking into a home in East San Jose early Tuesday morning and sexually assaulting one of the elderly residents.

07/01/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Police Department To Require Officers To Work Overtime To Cover Patrol Shifts

The new overtime plan is expected to be implemented in the next week or two and would require some officers to work 2-3 hours of overtime on days when staffing is below minimum levels.

06/19/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Police Officer Arrested After Pile Of Pot Found In Rented Storage Locker

Officers found the marijuana in a storage closet rented in the 400 block of Tully Road about 4:25 p.m. Tuesday and discovered the closet had been rented to Officer Son Vu, 42.

06/04/2014

Officer Geoffrey Graves (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Officer Accused Of Raping Woman On Duty Charged With Assaulting Ex-Girlfriend

A San Jose police officer accused of raping a woman while on duty pleaded not guilty Tuesday to two new felony assault charges filed by the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office, a prosecutor said.

05/13/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Fewer San Jose Cops Tipping Off Supervisors About Internal Misconduct

It appears that cops in San Jose have nearly stopped policing themselves. Compared to previous years, far fewer San Jose police officers are tipping off supervisors to misbehaving colleagues.

04/22/2014

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

‘Cops’ TV Show To Follow San Jose Police Officers

A well-known TV show has started filming on the streets of San Jose, but this isn’t the kind of show you would want a small part in.

04/16/2014

Officer Geoffrey Graves (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Raping Woman While On Duty

A San Jose police officer pleaded not guilty Monday in Santa Clara County Superior Court to raping a woman after driving her to a hotel to separate her from her husband in a domestic dispute last September.

04/14/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Shrinking San Jose Police Department Has Few Recruits For New Academy

San Jose’s police department has only filled 29 of 60 slots in next month’s police academy. Mayor Chuck Reed is calling the recruitment efforts unsuccessful.

04/02/2014

Officer Geoffrey Graves (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Officer Accused Of Rape Arraigned, Ordered To Surrender Guns

A Santa Clara County Superior Court judge on Monday ordered a San Jose police officer charged with forcible rape to turn over his firearms and not come within 300 yards of the alleged victim, a prosecutor said.

03/24/2014

more