DA's Call On California State Bar To Ban Police Union Campaign Donations To ProsecutorsA group of current and former Bay Area district attorneys on Monday called on the California State Bar to ban prosecutors seeking election from receiving political and financial support from law enforcement unions.
Police Union Calls for SFPD Chief to Resign After Apology for Raid on JournalistAccusing police chief William Scott of a "pathetic ... display of self-preservation," the head of the police officers' association Saturday called for Scott to resign after the chief apologized Friday for an SFPD raid on a journalist's home.
San Jose Police To Expand Oversight After Auditor ResignsThe San Jose Police Officers Association is submitting a tentative agreement on expanding police oversight to the Mayor and City Council Monday in response to the city independent police auditor's resignation last week.
San Jose Police Auditor Resigns After Attack Campaign By Officers' UnionThe San Jose Independent Police Auditor has resigned following months of repeated accusations from the police officers' association claiming he was unfit for the position.
San Francisco Police Take Pledge To Root Out IntoleranceSan Francisco police officers are being asked take a pledge to turn in colleagues displaying racist or intolerant behavior.
Shrinking San Jose Police Department Has Few Recruits For New AcademySan Jose's police department has only filled 29 of 60 slots in next month’s police academy. Mayor Chuck Reed is calling the recruitment efforts unsuccessful.
San Jose Unveils New Plan To Strengthen Police ForceThe plan from San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed and Councilman Sam Liccardo calls for adding hundreds of officers over the next four years.
San Jose Launches Search For New Police ChiefThe city of San Jose is launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the sudden and surprising retirement announcement of current top cop Chris Moore.
San Jose's Pension Costs Interfering With Essential City ServicesRising pension costs are decimating essential city services, according to a grand jury report issued Wednesday.