Protest Over San Jose Police Officer’s Controversial Tweets, 13,000 Sign Petition Demanding His Firing
The demonstrators delivered to San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel shortly after 5 p.m. a copy of an online petition signed by more than 13,000 people calling for the termination of Police Officer Phillip White, police spokeswoman Sgt. Heather Randol said.
‘Duty To Kill You;’ San Jose Police Officer Placed On Leave After Provocative Tweets On #ICantBreathe Protesters
A veteran San Jose police officer has been placed on leave after tweets from an account apparently belonging to him were critical and some say threatening to activists involved in the I Can’t Breathe and Black Lives Matter protests.
One person was shot and another was stabbed in San Jose near the Guadalupe River early Sunday morning, a police spokeswoman said.
The San Jose Police Officer’s Union says the morning after election day could be the start of another mass exodus of police officers.
Despite previous denials, documents show the San Jose Police Department purchased a drone.
Officers found the marijuana in a storage closet rented in the 400 block of Tully Road about 4:25 p.m. Tuesday and discovered the closet had been rented to Officer Son Vu, 42.
Police asked residents to shelter in place and surrounded a neighborhood in San Jose where two suspects were believed to be hiding after robbing a 7-Eleven convenience store early Friday morning.
An armed male subject who had been barricaded in a San Jose home since Sunday night has been taken into custody, a police sergeant said.
A San Jose man was found shot dead by his wife who had set out to look for him when he failed to return home from his graveyard shift.
A San Jose police officer has been arrested and charged with raping a woman whom he had just dropped off at a hotel after responding to a domestic disturbance last year, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.