San Jose

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 Dept.)

Probe Determines San Jose Police Officer Lawfully Shot Mentally Ill Woman Holding Power Drill In 2014

An investigation determined that a San Jose police officer lawfully shot and killed a mentally ill woman armed with a power drill that appeared to be an Uzi submachine gun last year, the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.

06/04/2015

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South Bay Dog Owners Warned After White Powder Found On Popular Trail

South Bay dog owners are being warned to watch what their pets pick up.

06/04/2015

San Jose Police Activities League field. (CBS)

Copper Wire Stolen From San Jose Police Activities League Field

Police in San Jose are finding themselves the victims of a crime, after someone stole copper wire at the Police Activities League’s baseball field.

06/03/2015

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

South Bay Inmate-Work Agreement Terminated Following Science Camp Employee’s Arrest On Child Porn Charges

An inmate work agreement in place for 25 years in Silicon Valley has been terminated following the high-profile arrest of a science-camp supervisor on child pornography charges.

06/02/2015

A general view before Game Three of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park between the San Francisco Giants and the St. Louis Cardinals on October 14, 2014 in San Francisco.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

San Jose Ranked As 2nd Worst Baseball Town In America In Study We Can’t Really Explain

Here’s a study we just don’t get. Researchers over at WalletHub say San Jose – which has been working for years to land a Major League Baseball team – is among the worst baseball fans in the country. Meanwhile, up the 280 freeway, fans are enjoying some of the best baseball conditions at Stanford, according to a writeup from the personal finance analysis group.

06/02/2015

auto theft suspects Colby Worsham, Anthony Roberts, Richard Higgerson (San Jose Police Department)

Alert Gym Employees Help Police Crack San Jose Auto-Theft Ring; 3 Arrested

An elaborate car theft ring was busted in San Jose after workers at gyms caught on to the scheme.

06/01/2015

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FULL LIST: How Much H20 Your Bay Area Water Agency Is Expected To Save

First-ever statewide mandatory water restrictions in California went into effect Monday, impacting nearly everyone at home with a combination of rate increases, surcharges and penalties.

06/01/2015

A homeless man gathers his belongings on the San Jose State University campus. March 2, 2015. (CBS)

Study Suggests Housing Santa Clara County’s Homeless Is Cheaper Than Letting Them Live On Streets

A new long-term study shows that it actually might be cheaper to build housing for the homeless than to allow them to live on the streets.

06/01/2015

Backyard swimming pool. (CBS)

$5 Billion Swimming Pool Industry Sinking With California Drought

The backyard swimming pool is becoming the latest victim of the lingering California drought.

06/01/2015

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SJ Police Pursue, Arrest Couple Who Tried To Hit Officer, Ram Patrol Car During Traffic Stop

Police have arrested a man and a woman who allegedly drove a car at a police officer and then struck an occupied patrol car Sunday evening.

05/31/2015

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