Suspect Arrested After Slamming SUV Through Security Gate At Santa Clara County JailFor the second time in a week, SWAT teams surrounded the Santa Clara County jail early Sunday after a driver slammed a vehicle into the building leading to a tense standoff.
Palo Alto Police Arrest 18-Year-Old Suspect in Violent Assault, Stabbing Of Elderly ManA Palo Alto teen is behind bars after a violent stabbing attack on an elderly man who remains hospitalized with major stabbing wounds.
Suspect Who Took Officer's Gun Inside Santa Clara County Jail Garage Surrenders After StandoffSanta Clara County Sheriff's deputies are investigating how a handcuffed suspect was able to gain access to an officer's gun, which had been secured in the back of a San Jose police patrol SUV early Wednesday morning.
Santa Clara County Sheriff Reports 3 New COVID-19 Cases Among InmatesThe Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday announced three new cases of COVID-19 coronavirus among inmates at its jails since last weekend.
South Bay Apartment Hunters Duped by Serial ScammerA Campbell man is accused of running a South Bay apartment rental scam and stealing $18,000 from at least half a dozen victims.
Santa Clara Co. Reaches $1.6M Settlement Over Jail ConditionsThe Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office has reached a $1.6 million settlement in a class action lawsuit filed three years ago alleging overuse of solitary confinement and inadequate medical care at county jails, sheriff’s officials said.
Inmate Dies In Cell At Santa Clara County JailA 53-year-old man who was a Santa Clara County Jail inmate died Sunday night, county sheriff's officials said.
Santa Clara County Jail Guards Get 15 Years To Life For Fatal Beating Of InmateThree former Santa Clara County jail guards convicted in the beating death of a mentally ill inmate were sentenced Friday to 15 years to life in state prison.
Alameda, Santa Clara Jail Inmates Plan To Resume Hunger StrikeA Bay Area inmate advocacy group announced Thursday that inmates in Santa Clara and Alameda county jails will restart a hunger strike.
4 Santa Clara County Jail Inmates Hospitalized After OverdosingInvestigators are trying to figure out how four inmates who overdosed Wednesday at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose got their hands on suspected opioids.
Text Messages Take Center Stage At Santa Clara Jail Beating TrialWere a series of text messages the seeds of a conspiracy or just sarcasm and banter between Santa Clara jail deputies?
2 Santa Clara Jail Deputies To Stand Trial In Inmate AssaultTwo Santa Clara County correctional deputies were ordered Thursday to stand trial for the assault of an inmate at a San Jose jail facility last year.
Escaped Inmates Appear In Court For First Time Since RecaptureTwo inmates appeared in court Friday for the first time since they broke out from Santa Clara County jail in San Jose the night before Thanksgiving and stayed on the loose until earlier this week.
San Jose Home Seriously Damaged During Escaped Inmate CaptureThe South Bay house where the second inmate who had escaped from the Santa Clara County Jail was taken into custody Wednesday night was seriously damaged in the process.
SWAT Officers Search East San Jose Home In Hunt For Escaped InmateSheriff's deputies and SWAT officers in San Jose have surrounded a house where it's believed one of two escaped inmates may be holed up.