San Jose police
San Jose police have announced plans for a memorial service for fallen Officer Michael Johnson, who was shot and killed Tuesday night.
In the heart of Silicon Valley’s biggest city, during a life or death struggle that claimed the life of a fellow officer, KPIX 5 has learned the mobile computers used by San Jose Police officers went completely offline for hours, forcing officers to use archaic radios and even placing individual cellphone calls to coordinate the emergency response.
Three people were detained in connection to the incident, including a man who showed up later Wednesday at a hospital with a gunshot wound.
Agents were able to arrange for a “date” with the victim and were able to recover her from her hotel room. Her pimp was arrested nearby on foot in possession of $6,510.
San Jose police are investigating the city’s third homicide this year.
The drivers of two cars that might have been racing in East San Jose have been taken into custody Monday afternoon following a fatal collision with a female pedestrian who was pinned against a tree, San Jose police said.
Police said they shut down an illegal casino operating out of a home in San Jose on Tuesday where 15 gambling video machines, drugs and large amount of cash were seized.
A spokesman for the San Jose Police Department said that the five people shot earlier Sunday morning at a nightclub in San Jose are expected to survive.
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.
‘Duty To Kill You;’ San Jose Police Officer Placed On Leave After Provocative Tweets On #ICantBreathe Protesters
A veteran San Jose police officer has been placed on leave after tweets from an account apparently belonging to him were critical and some say threatening to activists involved in the I Can’t Breathe and Black Lives Matter protests.