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Stanford Senior Found Dead In Campus HousingAn unidentified Stanford senior was found dead in his on-campus bedroom Sunday afternoon. The cause of death is still under investigation.
Santa Clara Deputies Cleared In Quarry Rampage Suspect ShootingSanta Clara County prosecutors say three sheriff’s deputies were justified in shooting the man suspected of killing three people at a quarry last year.
Investigation Focuses On Car In Sierra LaMar CaseThe Santa Clara County Sheriff’s office said in a press release Monday that surveillance images have led investigators to believe that a red car similar to the pictured late 1990’s model Volkswagen Jetta with a black hood was associated with her disappearance.
Police Find Purse Belonging To Missing Morgan Hill TeenagerThe purse 15-year-old Sierra LaMar was carrying when she disappeared has been found with clothing neatly folded inside, the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday.
Plan For Sheriff’s Deputies At San Jose Airport Put On HoldThe plan to replace San Jose cops at Mineta International with sheriff's deputies may not fly, at least not for now.
Woman Assaulted On De Anza College Campus A woman was assaulted at De Anza College in Cupertino Thursday morning, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.
Police Name Suspect Killed By San Jose OfficerA knife-wielding man who was fatally shot Tuesday by a police officer near San Jose has been identified.
Few Answers In San Jose Police Shooting Of Knife-Wielding ManAuthorities were continuing to investigate an officer-involved shooting on Tuesday in which a knife-wielding man was killed on a property in unincorporated Santa Clara County outside of San Jose.
Police Shoot, Kill Man Outside Home In San Jose FoothillsA man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon by law enforcement officers on a rural road in the foothills just east of San Jose.
Santa Clara County Sheriff Gets New Armored VehicleSanta Clara County law enforcement officials have a new vehicle that probably didn’t fit into Santa’s sleigh.
Salinas Prison Guard Arrested In Drug Distribution Sting A state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation officer was arrested in Gilroy Tuesday on suspicion of providing drugs and cell phones to inmates at Salinas Valley State Prison.