U.S. Secretary Anthony Foxx Weighs In On Proposed Sales Tax To Fund BART ExpansionTo fund the BART expansion to Santa Clara County, a half-cent sales tax has been proposed. Without its passage, the project would be derailed.
Former Santa Clara County Deputy Arrested For Allegedly Beating InmateA former Santa Clara County corrections deputy was arrested Monday, almost three years after he was accused of kicking an inmate in the head and face while on duty.
Santa Clara Court Workers Return To Work After 8-Day StrikeSanta Clara County Superior Court workers returned to their jobs Monday after an eight-day strike that ended when their union reached a tentative agreement on a new contract last week and ratified it over the weekend.
Crews Contain Brush Fire That Burned 20 Acres Near Morgan HillCrews in the South Bay contained contained a fast-moving brush fire near Morgan Hill that quickly grew to over 15 acres and threatened 30 homes Friday afternoon.
Striking Santa Clara County Court Workers Reach Tentative Contract AgreementThe Santa Clara County Superior Court Professional Employees Association entered mediation with the court on Wednesday and reached a tentative contract agreement Friday afternoon.
Infant Boy Abducted By Mother In San Jose Last Month Found SafeA 10-month-old infant boy who had allegedly been abducted by his mother in San Jose last month has been found safe Thursday, according to authorities.
Striking Santa Clara County Court Workers Willing To Enter MediationA union representing nearly 400 Santa Clara County Superior Court workers on strike for a sixth day Wednesday calling for a pay raise is willing to enter negotiations with the court.
Santa Clara County Deputies Union Seeks Criminal Investigation Into SheriffA union representing Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies is seeking a criminal investigation into alleged crimes by Sheriff Laurie Smith while serving on the Blue Ribbon Commission on Improving Custody Operations earlier this year.
Santa Clara County Courthouse Workers' Strike Delays Search Warrant ProcessingThe court system is preparing for a third day of strikes Friday.
Santa Clara County Court Workers To Continue StrikeA strike by a union representing hundreds of Santa Clara County Superior Court employees demanding pay raises they say are long overdue will continue Thursday.
Judge Denies Delay In Trial For Man Charged In Sierra LaMar CaseA Santa Clara County Superior Court judge denied a request Monday to delay the trial of a man facing charges in the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl outside Morgan Hill more than four years ago.
Nearly 5,000 Marijuana Plants Found In Raid Near Mount Hamilton; Suspect ArrestedSanta Clara County Sheriff’s officials conducted a major pot raid over the last few days, netting thousands of plants.