San Jose Mayor Proposes Changes In Police Use-Of-Force Policy For Large ProtestsThousands of Black Lives Matter protesters rallied outside San Jose City Hall Friday and later marched peacefully to police headquarters to demand accountability from officers in their handling of demonstrators, a plea echoed by Mayor Sam Liccardo.
San Jose Police Defend Protest Crowd-Handling Tactics During George Floyd ProtestsSan Jose police on Thursday defended the tactics the department used to quell violence and looting during the recent protests over George Floyd's in-custody death at the hands of Minneapolis police.
Fremont Protesters Hold Black Lives Matter Rally, March To Police HeadquartersA group of protesters was making its way through Fremont streets Thursday afternoon.
Warriors Co-Owners Joe Lacob, Peter Guber: Race Relations In U.S. 'At A Tipping Point'The co-owners of the Golden State Warriors issued a statement Thursday signaling the team's support for the current social justice protests sweeping the nation and pledging to help create "real and sustainable change."
Not Just Large Metro Areas, Black Lives Matter Protests Held In Piedmont, Other Small CommunitiesIn perhaps a sign that the tide is turning, Piedmont joined the ranks of small, white suburban communities across the U.S. now standing in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement Wednesday night.
Facebook Shuts Down Far-Right Group Planning To Bring Weapons To George Floyd ProtestsFacebook said Tuesday that it had shut down pages and accounts associated with what it said was a hate group, whose members were discussing bringing weapons to the protests.
San Jose Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting, Downtown Sideshow ActivityA quiet evening took a sudden turn in the South Bay Tuesday with downtown protesters, a sideshows and police investigating an officer-involved shooting in San Jose in the hours after the city's curfew went into effect.
San Jose Black Religious Leaders, Activists See A Silver Lining As Protests Over George Floyd's Death Heat UpAs the Bay Area braces for what could be another night of vandalism and violence, religious leaders and community activists say they see a silver lining in the protests and unrest that's convulsed the region.
'A Pandemic On Top Of A Pandemic'; Newsom Acknowledges Systemic Racism Fueling ProtestsCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday described the racism fueling the last five days of civil unrest "a pandemic on top of a pandemic" and called on leaders and citizens alike to work to end systemic racism of society's institutions.
UPDATE: San Francisco Awakens To Scenes Of Devastation In Union Square; Mayor Says Looters 'Thought This Was A Game'Hours of lawlessness left San Francisco's famed Union Square littered with broken windows and looted stores early Sunday and the city under a new kind of shelter in place -- a law enforcement curfew.
San Francisco George Floyd Protest Turns Violent; Mayor Breed Announces CurfewA San Francisco protest over the death of George Floyd while in police custody that had been peaceful much of Saturday turned ugly shortly before 9 p.m. as looters broke off and began smashing shop windows and looting stores in Union Square and on Market Street.
Woman Arrested On Attempted Murder Charges For Allegedly Driving SUV Into San Jose George Floyd ProtestersA 26-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly driving SUV into a group of protesters, injuring two of them, during Friday night's George Floyd demonstration in downtown San Jose.
Twitter Adds 'Glorifying Violence' Warning To Trump Tweet On George Floyd ProtestsTwitter has added a warning to one of President Donald Trump's tweets about protests in Minneapolis, saying it violated the platform's rules about “glorifying violence."
Peaceful Protesters Marched In Oakland Demanding Justice For George FloydProtesters marched through the streets of Oakland Thursday night, blocking intersections and adding their voices to the nationwide demonstrations demanding justice for George Floyd.
Bay Area Groups Protest President Trump's Acquittal In Impeachment TrialHours after President Trump was acquitted in the senate impeachment trial, protesters took to the streets across the Bay Area, from San Jose to Oakland to San Francisco.