24/7 Gun Take-Back Program Unveiled In Santa Clara CountySanta Clara County this week launched a public campaign to encourage residents to voluntarily surrender unwanted guns, without payment, to the Sheriff’s Office.
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.
Family, Friends To March For Victim In Fatal San Jose StabbingSanta Clara County sheriff's deputies, family members and activists are searching for suspects who stabbed and killed a 28-year-old San Jose man on Sunday.
Sheriff's Officials ID 2 Suspects in Los Gatos Home InvasionSanta Clara County Sheriff's officials have released the names of two of the suspects allegedly involved in a home invasion and robbery last week near Los Gatos.
Widow Of Navy Vet Shot By Deputy Inside Saratoga Home Files ComplaintThe 90-year-old wife a Navy veteran who was shot dead inside his Saratoga home last year by a Santa Clara County Sheriff's deputy has filed a complaint against the deputy and the county for civil rights and excessive force violations.
Woman Accused In Fatal Beating Of San Jose's Beloved 'Miss Flo'A female suspect is accused of helping conceal the murder of a beloved San Jose community leader known as 'Miss Flo' during a home-invasion robbery last fall, authorities said.
Santa Clara County Deputies Arrest Woman Connected To 'Miss Flo' MurderDeputies arrested 19-year-old Jennifer Hernandez Jimenez Thursday in connection with allegedly helping conceal the victim's death.
Six Arrested In Santa Clara County 'Porch Piracy' CrackdownFour men and two women have been arrested in Saratoga and Cupertino this month on suspicion of stealing packages.
South Bay Jail Inmates Protest Solitary Confinement With Hunger StrikeMore than 100 inmates at the Santa Clara County Jail are refusing to eat in protest of solitary confinement, a practice they believe is cruel.
Santa Clara County Sheriff Installs Gun Lock Boxes In Patrol CarsA Bay Area sheriff isn't waiting for a new state law to take effect to keep her deputies' guns away from thieves.
Fatal Police Pursuit In Campbell Linked To Los Gatos HomicideA man was found fatally shot at a home in unincorporated Los Gatos Wednesday morning and another died in a crash in Campbell following the pursuit of a vehicle believed to be involved in the shooting, a Santa Clara County sheriff's spokesman said.
Santa Clara Co. Sheriff's Deputies May Receive Training To Combat Implicit BiasThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors directed county staff Tuesday to develop a plan for implicit bias training at the sheriff’s office.
Burglars Take Ashes Of Saratoga Woman's Late HusbandSheriff's deputies are seeking suspects in connection with a burglary, after an 83-year-old Saratoga woman reported a box filled with her late husband's ashes missing Friday.
Sheriff's Deputies Placed On Leave During Investigation Of Inmate Found Dead In Santa Clara County JailAn inmate at Santa Clara County Jail was found dead early Thursday, a sheriff's office spokesman said Friday.
Tri-Valley Pair Accused Of Robbing, Kidnapping Online Ad Responder; More Victims BelievedA couple from the Tri-Valley area have been arrested for allegedly robbing and kidnapping a man in Cupertino who responded to an online advertisement, and investigators believe there may be other victims.