VTA Outlines Plan to Return Light-Rail System to Full ServiceA Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) spokeswoman announced Thursday there is a five-point plan to get its light-rail system up and running by the end of July after the service was halted when a disgruntled agency worker shot and killed nine of his co-workers.
Legislators Push For $20 Million To Help Families of VTA Shooting Victims, Transit AgencyState and local leaders on Monday were discussing financial support that would be provided to victims' families, survivors and the VTA itself one month after the mass shooting at a San Jose railyard.
Family of VTA Employee Slain in Mass Shooting Speaks OutOn the eve of the Bay Area’s deadliest shooting, Annette Romo and her son are speaking out about the Valley Transportation Authority, the agency that employed her husband for more than 20 years.
"Someone's Shooting Outside The Door": Video, Audio Recordings Reveal Frantic Moments Of Deadly VTA ShootingNewly released surveillance video by the Valley Transportation Authority shows the frantic moments both inside and outside the rail yard as a gunman opened fire during last month's mass shooting in San Jose.
Audio Tapes Reveal Chaos, Horror During Deadly VTA Mass Shooting; 'Getting Yells From Building B'In radio traffic recordings just released by the Valley Transportation Authority, confusion and then warnings to hide from the gunman can be heard among rail controllers, train operators and employees with radios during last month's mass shooting in San Jose.
UPDATE: Santa Clara County DA to Confront Homeland Security Over VTA ShootingSanta Clara County district attorney Jeff Rosen is ready to ask the United States Department of Homeland Security why the agency didn't inform local authorities about detaining and interviewing the man behind last week's mass shooting at the VTA railyard
San Jose Shooting: Harrowing Body Camera Footage Shows Moment Deputies Found VTA GunmanThe Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office early Tuesday evening released dramatic body camera video from deputies who first responded to the mass shooting at a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) railyard in San Jose last week.
VTA: No Timeline For Reopening Light Rail Service After Deadly Mass ShootingThe Valley Transportation Authority says there is no timeline for re-opening light rail service after the deadly mass shooting last week.
San Jose Shooting: Chalkboards Spring Up Filled With Messages Of Love For VTA Victims Across the San Francisco Bay Area, chalkboards appeared in neighborhoods over the weekend where residents left messages of love and support for the nine Valley Transit Authority workers killed last week in a workplace mass shooting.
VTA Light Rail Service Suspended Indefinitely; Buses Running Along RoutesThe Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority announced on Twitter at 1:45 p.m. Sunday that VTA light rail service is suspended until further notice.
San Jose Shooting: Gunman Samuel Cassidy Left Ammo-Filled Pot Simmering On Stove To Ignite House FireAn arson blaze at the home of VTA railway shooter Samuel Cassidy was triggered by a pot of ammunition left slow-cooking on his stove and a kitchen sprayed with accelerants, authorities said as they wrapped up the fire investigation Friday.
San Jose VTA Shooting Victim Stories: Lars Kepler Lane – Friends Called Him 'Kep'On Saturday, Lars Kepler Lane would've turned 64. "Kep," as he was called, was murdered during Wednesday morning's mass shooting at the VTA rail yard where he worked for about 20 years.
San Jose Shooting: Friends, Family of Slain VTA Transit Workers Respond With Statements of Grief and LoveOn the Friday after the Bay Area’s deadliest mass shooting, victims’ co-workers, friends and family are weighing in with messages of pain and grief.
San Jose Shooting: Huge Arsenal of Weapons, Molotov Cocktails Cleared From VTA Shooter’s HomeAuthorities cleared out a massive cache of weapons, ammunition and explosives from the home of VTA shooter Samuel Cassidy Friday afternoon and finally reopened the neighborhood for area residents.
San Jose Shooting: Hundreds Gather at San Jose City Hall to Mourn Lives of VTA Shooting VictimsHundreds gathered Thursday evening outside San Jose City Hall to mourn alongside the families of the nine VTA employees who died in a mass shooting on Wednesday.