San Jose

San Jose police are looking for a man who they said tried to sexually assault a woman in a grocery store restroom last month, and then forced his way into the home of a 13-year-old girl this week. (San Jose Police)

San Jose Residents Sound Off To Mayor Over Rising Crime, Lack Of Officers

Residents in San Jose are fed up with crime, and they let Mayor Sam Liccardo hear that frustration at a meeting Tuesday night.

05/12/2015

Sam Liccardo, candidate for San Jose Mayor. (CBS)

San Jose Mayor Liccardo Calls For Police Accountability After Data Shows Department’s Potential Racial Bias

San Jose’s Mayor Sam Liccardo is calling for increased police accountability in the wake of data that shows the department routinely stops or detains blacks and Latinos at disproportionate rates.

05/12/2015

water faucet

San Jose Largest City In State To Face Mandatory Water Rationing With Monthly Allotments

San Jose residents face mandatory water rationing with monthly allotments and the possibility of penalties if they go over their allowed amount as soon as mid-June.

05/12/2015

A screenshot of a video showing two armed men who broke into a San Jose home. (Bikram Jeet/YouTube)

Family Hides As Camera Catches Knife-Wielding Burglars Inside San Jose Home

Robbers break into a San Jose home twice, but this time, the intruders are caught on camera.

05/12/2015

Backyard swimming pool. (CBS)

San Jose Bans Filling Hot Tubs, Pools Amid California’s Historic Drought

San Jose is the latest big city in the state to ban filling outdoor swimming pools, and business at hot tub stores in the city has gone cold.

05/11/2015

A Magnitude 2.2 earthquake was recorded Monday. (USGS)

Magnitude 2.2 Earthquake Hits East Of San Jose

The quake, with a magnitude of 2.2, hit nine miles east of San Jose and 11 miles southeast of Milpitas.

05/11/2015

Caltrain (photo: Matt Bigler/ KCBS)

Caltrain Adds Rail Cars To Help Ease Overcrowded Commutes

Some of Caltrain’s newly-purchased rail cars went into service Monday to help alleviate the crowded transportation system.

05/11/2015

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

Blacks, Latinos Detained In Disproportionate Numbers By San Jose Police

The City of San Jose’s Independent Police auditor believes new data on police detentions and arrests shows that racial bias exists in the department.

05/11/2015

3-Alarm Fire

Early-Morning 3-Alarm Fire Extinguished In Downtown San Jose

Firefighters found one home in flames when they arrived and the flames spread to the attic of a second home.

05/10/2015

Christy and Haseeb Amireh, with their infant son, Grayson. (CBS)

Bay Area Couple Stranded In Mexico Over Surrogacy Snafu Can Finally Go Home With Son

One-month-old Grayson may not appreciate the journey yet, until his parents Christy and Haseeb Amireh tell him one day.

05/08/2015

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