Santa Clara County District Attorney
The husband and the brother-in-law of a woman found wrapped in a quilt and strangled to death inside a car parked near the San Jose airport 25 years ago have been arrested in connection with the murder, authorities announced Friday.
A San Jose woman who served a prison sentence from a 2004 grand theft conviction has been sentenced in Santa Clara County Superior Court to another term for defrauding victims of $124,000.
Prosecutors have formally charged a former day care worker accused of trying to slip sleeping pills to 10 children under the age of two.
A fatal shooting by San Jose a police officer last year was ruled a case of justified self-defense by the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office Tuesday.
Santa Clara County prosecutors have decided not to re-file charges against a man acquitted of beating a priest who allegedly molested him more than 30 years ago.
The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office is adding 15 new prosecutors, set to start their jobs on March 5th.
The State Bar of California has taken disciplinary action against a one-time deputy district attorney in the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office for wrongdoing she has admitted to in connection with a decade-old case she prosecuted.
A massive raid targeting powerful Gilroy gang members resulted in 31 arrests in the South Bay Thursday morning, Gilroy police said.
Hundreds of DUI cases in San Joes and Palo Alto are being called into question after the breathalyzers used in those cases turned out to be faulty. Santa Clara County prosecutors say they are reviewing the cases of nearly 870 DUI suspects.
A high tech crime task force in San Jose specializing in identity theft and intellectual property investigations might lose its $2 million funding if the California vehicle license fee expires, authorities said.