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

Federal Mediator Reviewing San Jose’s Latest Contract Offer To Police Union

After being at odds for almost a year, the City of San Jose will make a new contract offer to the city’s police officers’ union next week with a federal mediator involved.

11/08/2013

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

Proposals Aim To Recoup Training Costs For Departing San Jose Rookie Officers

This comes as the police department is struggling to retain officers, amid cuts in pay and pension benefits.

10/30/2013

Interim San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel. (San Jose Police Department)

Interim San Jose Police Chief Looks Likely To Take Role Permanently

San Jose is a step closer to getting a new police chief with the city manager intending to appoint the acting chief, Larry Esquivel to the position permanently.

10/29/2013

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

San Jose Holding Town Hall Meetings On Gang Violence Prevention

The forums, which will take place over the next several weeks, will give residents the chance to air their concerns about the violence and advise the city about how to stem gang activity in their neighborhoods, according to Mario Maciel, spokesman for the Mayor’s Gang Prevention Task Force.

10/21/2013

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

San Jose Police Officers Reject City’s Contract Offer, 3 Percent Raise

In a near unanimous decision, San Jose police officers have rejected the city’s latest one-year contract offer, which included a three-percent raise.

10/09/2013

San Jose SUV Crash

1 Killed, 2 Hurt In San Jose When SUV Strikes Utility Pole

A man was killed and two people injured when an SUV struck a pole in San Jose early Sunday morning, police said.

10/06/2013

San Jose Police Car (CBS)

San Jose Touts Success Of Gang Suppression Program

The San Jose Police Department said Monday that a program implemented this summer to reduce gang-related crime has led to an overall 20 percent reduction in crime from last year.

09/17/2013

Toy gun found on a man shot by San Jose Police early Sunday at a hotel on E. Brokaw Road, October 23, 2011. (San Jose PD)

San Jose Agrees To $5M Settlement For Halloween Reveler With Toy Gun Shot By Police

The City of San Jose has agreed to pay nearly $5 million in a settlement to a man who was shot more than a dozen times by police in 2011 when they mistook his toy gun for a weapon.

09/12/2013

(CBS)

Suspect Sought For Fatal Stabbing In San Jose

A suspect remains at large after fatally stabbing a woman in San Jose Saturday night.

09/08/2013

(Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Car Crash Cuts Water Supply To San Jose School

An early Friday morning car crash damaged and cut the main water supply for an elementary school campus in San Jose, authorities said.

09/06/2013

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