South Bay Jail Inmates Protest Solitary Confinement With Hunger StrikeMore than 100 inmates at the Santa Clara County Jail are refusing to eat in protest of solitary confinement, a practice they believe is cruel.
Santa Clara County Sheriff Installs Gun Lock Boxes In Patrol CarsA Bay Area sheriff isn't waiting for a new state law to take effect to keep her deputies' guns away from thieves.
Fatal Police Pursuit In Campbell Linked To Los Gatos HomicideA man was found fatally shot at a home in unincorporated Los Gatos Wednesday morning and another died in a crash in Campbell following the pursuit of a vehicle believed to be involved in the shooting, a Santa Clara County sheriff's spokesman said.
Santa Clara Co. Sheriff's Deputies May Receive Training To Combat Implicit BiasThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors directed county staff Tuesday to develop a plan for implicit bias training at the sheriff’s office.
Burglars Take Ashes Of Saratoga Woman's Late HusbandSheriff's deputies are seeking suspects in connection with a burglary, after an 83-year-old Saratoga woman reported a box filled with her late husband's ashes missing Friday.
Sheriff's Deputies Placed On Leave During Investigation Of Inmate Found Dead In Santa Clara County JailAn inmate at Santa Clara County Jail was found dead early Thursday, a sheriff's office spokesman said Friday.
Tri-Valley Pair Accused Of Robbing, Kidnapping Online Ad Responder; More Victims BelievedA couple from the Tri-Valley area have been arrested for allegedly robbing and kidnapping a man in Cupertino who responded to an online advertisement, and investigators believe there may be other victims.
Santa Clara County Sheriffs Investigate 'Suspicious' Case Of Man Found Dead By His Roommate In Home Near Los GatosThe Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office is investigating the suspicious death of a person whose body was found Friday in a residence in an area between Los Gatos and Saratoga.
Cupertino School Mourns Loss Of Student Fatally Struck By Big RigNew details are emerging about Monday’s tragic accident in which a 15-year old boy was killed after being struck by a big rig while on his way to school.
Officers Cleared In 2013 Fatal Shooting Of Drug Suspect In SunnyvaleSix Santa Clara County law enforcement officers legally defended themselves and others when they fired 29 shots that killed an unarmed suspect in a restaurant parking lot in Sunnyvale last year, according to prosecutors.
Sheriff: Deputy Killed South Bay Woman After Being Cornered With KnifeA woman holding a knife with a 5-inch blade Sunday advanced at three sheriff's deputies and went toward a deputy who then shot and killed her, Santa Clara County sheriff's officials said Friday.
Family Of Drug Suspect Killed By Officers In Sunnyvale Hire LawyerFamily members of a Sunnyvale man shot and killed last week by six police officers have hired Oakland civil rights lawyer John Burris who on Wednesday described the shooting as "excessive" and "inexcusable."