San Jose City oks strategy to fund new police officers, restore city services

The San Jose City Council today approved a funding strategy that backers claim would add 141 new police officer positions and restore other city services …

Two police-involved shootings in San Jose

One suspect was injured and another was arrested in two separate officer-involved shootings in San Jose…

San Jose approves foam food container ban

Plastic foam food containers may soon be a thing of the past in San Jose. The City Council voted 9-2 on Tuesday to ban them…

San Jose courthouse bomb scare

Employees at two Santa Clara County Superior Court buildings in San Jose were evacuated after a bomb threat was received…

San Jose driver jumps off freeway railing to elude police

A driver remains hospitalized today after leading San Jose police on a car chase on Interstate Highway 680…

Pedestrian killed at SJ City College construction site

A pedestrian was killed when a front loader backed up onto a walkway at a construction site…

San Jose: Two teenagers killed in crash

Two teenagers were killed in San Jose late Saturday night when a car they were in crashed into a tree…

Victim in San Jose’s 30th homicide identified

A woman who was shot dead early Saturday morning while riding in a car in downtown San Jose has been identified…

San Jose suspect in robbery attempt nabbed

Police have arrested a suspect in an attempted robbery and shooting at a nearby check-cashing business…

Elderly woman’s death investigated as homicide

San Jose police are investigating an elderly woman’s death as the city’s 30th homicide of the year…

San Jose police investigate death of 7-month old boy

Police are investigating the death of a 7-month-old boy early Tuesday morning in San Jose..

San Jose man beaten under highway overpass dies

Police have arrested a man suspected of a beating under a San Jose overpass that led to a homeless man’s death weeks later…

Violent crime in San Jose drop by more than 10 percent

Violent crime in San Jose fell by more than 10 percent during the first half of the year compared to the same period in 2012

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…