kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Santa Clara County

Site where two bodies where found at Hidden Lake Park in Milpitas. (CBS)

Couple Found Dead In Milpitas Park From Possible Murder-Suicide Identified

Medical examiner’s officials said that both died from gunshot wounds to the head, Yim Pruett via suicide and James Pruitt in an as-yet-undetermined manner.

06/25/2014

Medical marijuana at a dispensary. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Santa Clara Supervisors Enact Moratorium On Marijuana Dispensaries In Unincorporated Areas

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to enact an immediate moratorium on the establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries in unincorporated Santa Clara County, officials said.

06/25/2014

Dave Armstrong's cannabis operation MediMart is able to stay open because of Sam Jose's "closed loop collective" rule. (CBS SF)

San Jose Man Protects Cannabis Collective During City-Wide Crackdown

MediMarts owner Dave Armstrong will be the last man standing in what might be the only legal outdoor marijuana farm in Santa Clara County thanks to the closed collective system.

06/24/2014

Ryan Paradiso (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

San Jose Burglary Suspect Arrested After Online Purchase Traced To Stolen Computer

A man was arrested last week after Santa Clara County sheriff’s deputies determined a stolen Apple computer was used to make an online purchase from his San Jose home.

06/23/2014

Prostitution, Human Trafficking (Generic)

Santa Clara County Funds New Human Trafficking Team

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on Wednesday to establish a human trafficking team.

06/19/2014

traffic generic

Silicon Valley’s Transportation Tax For Alleviating Traffic Remains Gridlocked

Traffic relief in Silicon Valley will have to wait now that a half cent transportation tax has been delayed until the 2016 election.

06/18/2014

Monta Vista High School, Cupertino (Fremont Union High School District)

Unchecked Anti-Semitic Prank In Yearbook Causes Stir At High School In Cupertino

School officials in Cupertino are scrambling to deal with an anti-Semitic slur that was printed in a high school yearbook. The family of the student slighted by the slur, meanwhile, wants the yearbooks recalled.

06/10/2014

Dr. German Baldeon (Gilroy Police Dept.)

Gilroy Doctor Suspected Of Killing Wife Arrested, Second Suspect At Large

Gilroy police have arrested a man suspected of killing his wife in April and are looking for the second suspect in the murder.

06/06/2014

Alviso Marina County Park (http://www.sccgov.org)

CHP ID’s Body Spotted By Kayaker Near Alviso Marina As Missing Caltrans Employee

The Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office identified the body as 54-year-old James Allan Collier, of Clearlake.

05/31/2014

Jars full of medical marijuana at a dispensary. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

South Bay Pot Proponents Planning To Offer Free ‘Weed For Votes’ During Upcoming Election

A coalition of pro-marijuana activists think they have sparked an idea that could help get like-minded local politicians in office. They say they will offer discounts or giveaways of pot to people who can prove they vote during next week’s primary election.

05/30/2014

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 53,852 other followers