Four Arrested In Connection With July Slaying Of Elderly Man In San JoseFour people have been arrested in connection with the slaying of a man in San Jose in July, police said Wednesday.
Thieves Disguised As Technicians Steal ATM From San Jose Children's MuseumSuspects disguised as ATM technicians made off with one the ATMs at the Children's Discovery Museum in San Jose last weekend.
Former Judge Persky, Known For Brock Turner Rape Case, Fired As High School Tennis CoachFormer Santa Clara County Superior Court judge Aaron Persky, widely known for his sentencing in the Brock Turner sexual assault case, has been fired from his role as a high school girls' tennis coach.
Elderly Suspect In San Jose Fitbit Murder Dies In CustodyA 91-year-old man accused of killing his stepdaughter in San Jose last year has died in custody while awaiting trial, the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday.
South Bay Lawmakers Seek Hate Crimes Task Force In Wake Of Gilroy ShootingLocal county and city legislators could soon gather a task force to combat and address hate crimes in Santa Clara County following deadly shootings throughout the country, including one at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in July.
Santa Clara County Supervisors Approve $600K For Rape Crisis CentersSanta Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez pushed the Board of Supervisors to boost funding for rape crisis centers Tuesday.
Notorious Sex Trafficker Sentenced To More Than 17 Years In Federal PrisonDamari William Singleton, a Sacramento man who attempted to recruit young women in the Bay Area for a sex trafficking operation from his jail cell, has been sentenced by a federal judge in San Jose to 17 1/2 years in prison, authorities said.
Aaron Persky, Recalled Judge From Brock Turner Case, Hired As High School Tennis CoachAaron Persky, the former Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge known for his sentencing in the Brock Turner sexual assault case, has been hired as a high school girls' tennis coach.
Santa Clara County Boosts Funding To Help Rape Victims As Assaults SpikeWhile the number of rape cases in California are on the rise, at the same time funding for programs to help victims is being drastically cut. But officials in the South Bay are doing something about it.
Mountain View Toxic Superfund Site Clean Enough For New Housing ConstructionA parcel of land in Mountain View which sits on the western edge of the Superfund boundary is now an active construction site after years of remediation and decontamination.
San Jose May Shut Down Safe Parking Sites For Homeless Living In RVsLess than a year after the launch of San Jose pilot program that gave the homeless a safe place to park overnight, city leaders are considering whether to shutter it citing safety concerns, crime and under utilization.