San Jose Police Department
Sam Liccardo was inaugurated as San Jose’s 65th mayor Tuesday night, noting that it would take “many months if not years” to mend differences with police and fire unions that backed his opponent in the Nov. 4 election.
San Jose police, in response to alerts about potential threats to police nationwide, have for the first time assigned two officers to patrol cars over New Year’s Eve.
San Jose police have lifted a shelter-in-place order and a lockdown at three schools after a shooting Thursday morning. At one school, students were in the midst of taking final exams.
Protest Over San Jose Police Officer’s Controversial Tweets, 13,000 Sign Petition Demanding His Firing
The demonstrators delivered to San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel shortly after 5 p.m. a copy of an online petition signed by more than 13,000 people calling for the termination of Police Officer Phillip White, police spokeswoman Sgt. Heather Randol said.
Police Chief Larry Esquivel has already reimbursed the team for the tickets, but the Independent Police Auditor said that may not be enough.
Reaction to the San Jose Police Department’s plans to use a drone ranged from outrage and rejection to measured support at a community meeting Wednesday where residents finally got a chance to sound off on the new technology after months of simmering anger about the secretive purchase.
San Jose Police Department Suspends All Off-Duty Work With 49ers After Officer Involved Stalls Ray McDonald Investigation
The San Jose police officer who was moonlighting for the San Francisco 49ers was on duty and in uniform when he responded to a domestic violence call at Ray McDonald’s home back in August.
The San Jose Police Officer’s Union says the morning after election day could be the start of another mass exodus of police officers.
San Jose police Wednesday released the identities of a father and son who were fatally shot Tuesday night inside a residence in South San Jose.
Residents of a San Jose neighborhood are wondering who are the thieves behind a recent crime spree. A KPIX 5 viewer said there have been three dozen burglaries in recent days.