UPDATE: Embattled Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith Defies Calls for ResignationSanta Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith on Tuesday addressed calls by San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo and others for her to step down, saying she will not resign.
San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo Calls For Santa Clara Sheriff Laurie Smith To ResignSan Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo on Monday called for the resignation of longtime Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith, citing multiple issues involving the sheriff's office during her tenure.
Man Accused of Multiple Child Molestations in Morgan HillA 51-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of multiple acts of child molestation in Morgan Hill, authorities said Thursday.
Mountain View Police, Bomb Squad Render Device Thought To Be a Grenade SafePolice in Mountain View said a device that appeared to be a grenade has been rendered safe after a home was evacuated late Wednesday morning.
Los Altos Hills Man Arrested For Child Porn Possession, DistributionSanta Clara County deputies on Thursday arrested a man in connection with a child pornography case.
Santa Clara County Sheriff's Deputy Arrested; Accused Of Faking His Own ShootingA Santa Clara County Sheriff's deputy has been arrested and accused of lying about a shooting last year in which he claimed to be injured.
Saratoga Residents Alerted To Home Burglary While Overseas; Suspect ArrestedA man was arrested after Saratoga residents who were out of the country were alerted to a burglary at their home and contacted authorities.
Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Launches Extremist Task Force Ahead Of Biden InaugurationOne week after the siege of the U.S. Capitol by President Donald Trump's supporters and days before President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in, the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office has launched a newly formed task force to “combat right-wing terrorists.”
Autism Workshop Helps South Bay Sheriff's Deputies De-Escalate Crisis EncountersThe Santa Clara County sheriff's office voluntarily added an autism workshop 15 years ago as an academy requirement.
COVID: Santa Clara County Correctional Deputies Under Scrutiny After Photos Of Mask-Free Party SurfaceThe Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday it is looking into photos posted on Facebook that show at least three of its correctional deputies at an indoor party last weekend.
Concealed Weapons Permit Scandal Grows; Grand Jury Indicts Santa Clara County Undersheriff, Sheriff’s Captain, Apple Security ExecutiveA grand jury has issued two indictments​ charging Santa Clara County Undersheriff Rick Sung, Sheriff’s Captain James Jensen, a local business owner and the head of Global Security for Apple with bribery in the concealed weapons permit scandal, prosecutors announced Monday.