San Jose Police Department
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.
A county jail inmate who escaped from Valley Medical Center Friday afternoon after he allegedly fought with and injured a deputy was arrested last year on suspicion of child molestation, a Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said Friday.
San Jose police are investigating an officer-involved shooting Wednesday evening.
A patrol car does a slow roll through an Almaden Valley neighborhood hit hard by burglars. But it’s not the San Jose Police Department, it’s a private security company hired by frustrated neighbors.
San Jose Police Officer Placed On Leave After Provocative Tweets To #BlackLivesMatter Protesters Won’t Face Criminal Charges
Prosecutors say the San Jose police officer who posted inflammatory and taunting social media messages about anti-police protesters won’t face criminal charges.