San Jose Police Officers Association

San Jose City Leaders Call Police Quitting Threats A 'Scare Tactic' During Mayoral RaceA story KPIX 5 broke last week has people in San Jose talking about next month's mayoral election.
San Jose Police Approve New Contract, Union Says Officer Exodus Will ContinueSan Jose police officers have overwhelmingly approved a new contract offer, which provides a 10 percent raise over three years following almost a year of bitter labor negotiations.
San Jose, Police Officers' Association Agree On Deal To Restore Pay CutThe lengthy labor divide between the city of San Jose and the police union may soon come to an end.
Federal Mediator Reviewing San Jose’s Latest Contract Offer To Police UnionAfter 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.
Proposals Aim To Recoup Training Costs For Departing San Jose Rookie OfficersThis comes as the police department is struggling to retain officers, amid cuts in pay and pension benefits.
San Jose Police Officers Reject City’s Contract Offer, 3 Percent RaiseIn a near unanimous decision, San Jose police officers have rejected the city’s latest one-year contract offer, which included a three-percent raise.
San Jose Police Union Files New Challenge To Pension ReformA new lawsuit challenging San Jose’s voter-approved Measure B pension reform proposition has been filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court by the city’s Police Officers’ Association.
San Jose, Police Union Reach Pension AgreementThe city of San Jose and its police union have reached an agreement that will reduce pensions for new officers and ends a dispute over efforts to reduce costly retirement benefits.
Atty. General Allows San Jose Police Union To Challenge Pension Reform In CourtA controversial pension reform measure passed by San Jose voters last June has been cleared to go to the courts, after a decision made by California Attorney General Kamala Harris.
War Of Words Heats Up Between San Jose City Councilwoman, Police Officers UnionAnyone who follows San Jose politics knows that the San Jose Police Officers Association and councilwoman Rose Herrera have long been at odds - particularly, over law enforcement budget cuts and pension reform. Their war of words only seems to be heating up as the November election nears.
Dueling San Jose Meetings Focus On Rise In CrimeWhile San Jose city leaders held a "study session" on the growing number of crimes in the city, police unions took to a local neighborhood, offering concerned residents crime fighting tips.
Violent Week Continues In San Jose; Police Blame Staffing CutsThere are growing concerns following yet another homicide in the city on Tuesday night, the 31st so far this year.