Retired Former Palo Alto Police Officer Charged With Unlawful Assault During 2018 ArrestA retired Palo Alto police officer was charged Tuesday in connection with the assault of a suspect during an arrest in 2018, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen's Office.
Palo Alto To Pay $572K To Settle Police Misconduct LawsuitThe city of Palo Alto on Monday agreed to pay over a half-million dollars to a man who sued the city this year.
Palo Alto Teen Taken Into Custody Following Threats To Shoot Up Gunn High SchoolPolice in Palo Alto have taken a 14-year-old student into custody in connection with making threats to "shoot up" Henry M. Gunn High School on Thursday.
Kitten Rescued By Palo Alto Police Officer Shows 'Personality' In PhotoA kitten that was pulled from an engine compartment by a Palo Alto police officer was captured in a hilarious photo shared to the department's social media pages Friday morning.  
Palo Alto Police Release Sketch Of Sexual Assault SuspectPalo Alto police have released a sketch of a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman early Monday morning.
Palo Alto Police Struggling To Hire Despite Large Signing BonusesThe Palo Alto Police Department is struggling to hire qualified officers despite offering a large signing bonus.
Palo Alto Police Investigate Jewelry Store Robbery At Stanford Shopping CenterPalo Alto police are searching for a man and woman caught on video Wednesday robbing a jewelry store in Stanford Shopping Center at gunpoint.
Palo Alto Police Search For Man Photographing Woman In Public RestroomPolice are searching for a man who photographed a woman in a Palo Alto public restroom Thursday.
Palo Alto Police Seek Public's Help In Home Invasion RobberyAt a community meeting on Tuesday night, Palo Alto police tried to assuage the concerns of residents, as they said solving a recent home invasion robbery remains a priority for the department.
Palo Alto Police To Get Body-Mounted Video CamerasThe Palo Alto City Council unanimously approved a deal on Monday night that will allow for nine of the city’s police officers to be equipped with body-mounted video cameras.
Palo Alto Police Warn Residents About Spike In Property CrimeWith a large increase in property crime in Palo Alto, police are now reminding residents to ‘lock it or lose it’.