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Joseph McNamara

Former San Jose Police Chief Joseph McNamara Dies At 79

Joseph McNamara, crime researcher and San Jose’s police chief for 15 years who recently criticized the police shooting of an unarmed black teen in Missouri, died Friday at age 79

09/19/2014

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San Jose City Council Approves Voluntary Security Camera Registry

The plan will allow police to tap into private security cameras to help catch criminals.

09/10/2014

A picture of the power drill mistaken for a gun that a woman was carrying when she was shot and killed by San Jose police on August 14, 2014. (San Jose police)

Woman Carrying Cordless Drill, Believed To Be A Gun, Shot And Killed By San Jose Police

Police responded to the scene after receiving calls the woman was threatening to kill family members with an Uzi-like weapon. It was determined she was holding a cordless drill.

08/14/2014

San Jose Police shot and killed a pit bull during an investigation. (CBS)

Man Shot Dead In San Jose Is City’s 23rd Homicide Of 2014

San Jose police Saturday morning are investigating a homicide that occurred in South San Jose.

08/02/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Police Department To Get Boost From Community Service Officer Program

25 recruits began their training this week as part of the city’s first-ever Community Service Officer program.

07/23/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Police Arrest Second Suspect In Home Invasion Robbery And Sexual Assault

The two teen suspects are accused of a home invasion robbery and sexually assaulting an 85-year-old woman early Tuesday morning.

07/04/2014

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Son Allegedly Sets San Jose House Ablaze After Argument With His Dad

San Jose fire and police responded to a small fire at a house in north San Jose Thursday afternoon that a resident said was set deliberately.

06/06/2014

Police car (Ugurhan Betin)

San Jose Police Investigating Death Of Man Found Injured On Street

Police are investigating the death of man in San Jose this morning, a police spokesman said.

06/05/2014

A sample driver's license (Department Of Motor Vehicles)

San Jose Police: Scammers Charging Undocumented Immigrants For Driver’s Licenses

Scammers are trying to convince immigrants that they can get them a valid license now, and even posing as DMV staff and lawyers in some cases, charging as much as $1000.

05/31/2014

Guillermo Ibarra, 74, was last seen Thursday at the Santa Clara DMV office at 3665 Flora Vista Ave. around 1 p.m., San Jose police spokesman Albert Morales said.

Missing San Jose Man With Dementia Found

Police are seeking the public’s help in locating an at-risk elderly man missing since Thursday afternoon.

05/23/2014

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