San Jose is seeing an increase in violent crime this year even as homicides are on the decline.
Officials with the U.S. Justice Department are paying a visit to San Jose this week to see for themselves how the city’s anti-gang programs are working. The visit comes as city officials say gang violence is trending downward.
25-year-old San Jose resident Christopher Uchicua turned himself into police on Wednesday.
Supervisor Dave Cortese said local government departments are not doing enough to restrict water use during the drought.
The alley is a two-block stretch of dirt, potholes and forgotten history — all of it owned by the City of San Jose.
Police are investigating a shooting that injured a man near Emma Prusch Farm Park in San Jose early Thursday morning.
Elected and appointed officials on Wednesday celebrated the final installment of more than $760 million in state money for a planned 10-mile extension of BART to north San Jose, which is scheduled to be completed in 2018.
A six-car collision on the westbound state Highway 237 in San Jose has shut down two lanes Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Bud Selig will likely leave his tenure as baseball commissioner early next year with one unsettled situation that has him “frustrated.” The Oakland Athletics still don’t have the new ballpark he says he believes they desperately need.
Residents who live near Senter Road in South San Jose said crossing the street was dangerous long before two hit-and-run collisions on Sunday and Monday.