San Jose: Pit bull fatally shot by officer

A pit bull was fatally shot by police after an officer was bit during an investigation into mail theft early Wednesday morning…

Bay Area teacher’s child molestation trial begins

A San Jose school teacher accused of molesting students had blindfolded some of the children and made them perform oral sex in his classroom…

San Jose: Nearly 100 cats killed in house fire

About 100 dead cats from a San Jose home were killed in a fire early Tuesday morning…

San Jose: Shelter officials respond to fatal stabbing

A man died after being stabbed at a homeless shelter in San Jose overnight…

San Jose: Boy drowned in community pool

A 4-year-old boy who drowned in a community swimming pool at a San Jose mobile home park on Friday…

Three WWII-era grenades found in front yard

The Santa Clara County sheriff’s bomb squad used explosives to blow up three Chinese-made World War II-era hand grenades…

Tree trimmer electrocuted in San Jose

A man who was hired to trim trees at a South San Jose home died when he was electrocuted late Wednesday morning…

Residential high rise planned for downtown San Jose

The building, called One South Market at the southwest corner of Market and Santa Clara streets in downtown San Jose…

San Jose: Teen wounded in gang-related crime

Several male teens assaulted another male teen Sunday in a suspected gang-related robbery attempt in East San Jose…

16-year-old dies following San Jose shooting

A teen boy found shot in San Jose Wednesday evening died at a hospital Wednesday…

SJ: Arrests made in fatal gang-related stabbing

Police arrested three suspects Saturday in connection with the fatal gang-related stabbing of a 56-year-old man…

Man stabbed to death in San Jose’s 24th homicide of the year

The San Jose Police Department is currently investigating the City’s 24th homicide of the year. A man was found stabbed to death…

SJ: police investigate fatal stabbing this morning

A man was fatally stabbed in East San Jose this morning, according to a police sergeant…

San Jose Police investigating two new deaths

San Jose police are investigating two deaths that occurred since Tuesday, including that of a man who succumbed to his injuries…

SJ: Man gets nine years for scamming elderly couple

A man convicted of threatening an elderly couple into giving him a check for $8,500 was sentenced to nine years in prison…

SJ: man fatally shot near elementary school this morning

Police in San Jose are investigating a fatal shooting this morning that marks the city’s 20th homicide of 2013…

San Jose Powerball winner came forward

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San Jose City College student Michael Garcia won $2.3 million in last week Powerball drawing…

“Adult escort” classified ads on Metro’s website

Several community leaders in San Jose demand Metro Newspapers to remove the “adult escort” classified ad section from its publications…

San Jose man fatally assaulted

Police are investigating the San Jose’s 16th homicide of 2013 Thursday morning…

SJ: Woman found ‘brutally murdered’ in motel room

A 35-year-old woman was found dead at a Holiday Inn Express in San Jose on Wednesday…

SJ: Vehicle crashes into hospital, two injured

Two people were injured when a vehicle crashed into a building at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose…

San Jose police foil elaborate identity theft ring

San Jose police announced the arrest of three suspects involved in an identity theft ring in San Jose…

SJ: Police seeks shoe store robber

San Jose police are searching for a man who robbed a shoe store at gunpoint last month…

SJ: Police encounter rowdy crowd celebrating Cinco de Mayo

San Jose police quelled a crowd of about 400 people celebrating Cinco de Mayo on Sunday…

S.J. woman arrested for Starbucks poisoning

San Jose police are investigating a the motives of a female suspect who placed orange juice mixed with rubbing alcohol…

Peter Shui sentence: 15 years to life

Shui is sentenced to prison 15 years to life for killing his girlfriend in San Jose in August 2011…

Misconduct by SJPD lowest in almost 20 years

Officers disciplined for misconduct by the San Jose Police Department in 2012 fell to the lowest level in almost two decades…

San Jose man loses arm in solo vehicle crash

A San Jose man lost his arm in a solo vehicle crash on southbound U.S. Highway 101 in Windsor…

San Jose: 17-year-old arrested for father’s death

A 17-year-old girl was arrested Friday in San Jose for involuntary manslaughter when her father suffered a cardiac arrest…

San Jose 7-year-old girl dies in fire

A 7-year-old girl died in a structure fire in San Jose late Monday night, according to a fire captain…