Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
The court action came today in a federal court in San Francisco in connection with the explosion and fire that killed eight and injured 66.
The lockdown came on the elementary school's first day.
Police activity in the area of Forbes Avenue prompted the decision.
“Workplace safety is not an option. What happened to Raul Zapata Mercado was not an accident, it was a crime,” DA said.
Videos of children taking the “challenge” and burning themselves have been uploaded to Facebook and YouTube.
He's suspected of several burglaries throughout Santa Clara County.
Thousands of acres have been burned in the past week.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving ask football fans celebrating Super Bowl Sunday to designate sober driver.
Detective Michael Maes has 26 years of law enforcement experience, according to BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey.
San Jose State University Police are warning students to be on alert after two women on campus were groped by a suspect on a bicycle on Saturday evening, Jan. 25.
BART police Sgt. Tom 'Tommy' Smith was shot and killed by a colleague when he discharged a single gunshot wound to his chest Tuesday Jan. 21, 2014 in Dublin.
Officers respond to a report of stabbing in San Jose's 3400 block of Suncrest Avenue around 1:25 a.m., Sgt. Heather Randol said.
The Sheriff’s Office detectives are currently working on identifying the owners of stolen property so it can be returned.
Palo Alto Police arrested two suspects from out-of-town.
"I think the reason a lot of us were out there blockading this morning is that we're looking at a city that could become ... a bedroom community for the Silicon Valley."
A fixed-wing Piper PA-24 plane, registered to a corporation based out of San Jose, reportedly lost engine power around 4:40 p.m. while departing from a runway at the county airport.
A Santa Clara County woman was recently conned out of a half million dollars.
Now, it appears Neiman Marcus customer information may have been hacked as well.