CRIME & SAFETY
Former police officer awarded $400k by San Jose in harassment case
Discover how the city of San Jose responded to allegations of widespread harassment within their police department. A hefty $400,000 settlement was approved for a former officer, shedding light on the serious issues within the force. Tune in for the full story.
'Another burglar arrested,' Police arrest man suspected break-ins & link him to other crimes
Police in Santa Clara County said they took a suspected burglar into custody who was sought in numerous break-ins throughout Silicon Valley. "Another Burglar arrested!" officers touted. "Yesterday, Milpitas Police Detectives arrested a suspect who broke into two businesses in Milpitas last week. The suspect smashed windows, made entry, and stole property from both businesses."
Santa Clara Officers Bust Pair Wanted on 14 Warrants, Stolen Car Seizure Aided by San Jose Police
Last night, a stolen vehicle was pursued by Santa Clara Officers. The vehicle had been reported stolen from Kaiser the previous day. Assistance was provided by the San Jose Police Department’s Air 3 to locate the vehicle before directing the officers to its location, according to the Santa Clara Police Department's Facebook page.
Two 'bozos' off the street: Cops arrest two accused of stealing car from hospital parking lot
Police arrested two auto theft suspects who stole a car from a hospital parking lot and led cops on a chase through town. "Another day, another victory," Santa Clara Police wrote. "Last night, Santa Clara Officers tracked down a vehicle that had been stolen from Kaiser the day before. The vehicle immediately fled from officers. With the help of San Jose Police Department’s Air 3, the vehicle was quickly located and our officers were guided to its location. When contacted by officers, two suspects fled on foot but were apprehended shortly thereafter. Both suspects were arrested for possessing a stolen vehicle, felony evading, resisting arrest, drug possession, possession of drug paraphernalia, and a whopping 14 outstanding arrest warrants between the 2 of them."
SWAT teams arrest three suspects after Silicon Valley man suffers gunshot wound to the head
Several law enforcement agencies collaborated to apprehend three individuals connected to a harrowing attempted murder that happened on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, in Silicon Valley.
Man accused of poisoning his mother to death with fentanyl
A man in San Jose, California, has been arrested after his mother was found dead in June from a suspected intentional fentanyl poisoning.
Suspects Rob San Jose Bakery, Steal Lottery Tickets and Cash
In an audacious overnight burglary, a pickup truck smashes into a South San Jose bakery. The suspects make off with lottery tickets and cash, leaving the business in shambles. Police are now investigating this high-stakes crime. Watch the shocking footage here.
2 burglary and auto theft suspects arrested
(KRON) — The Milpitas Police Department arrested two burglary and auto theft suspects on Sept. 27. According to police, the suspects broke into multiple lockers in the women's locker room at the Milpitas 24 Hour Fitness on Sept. 12 The suspects stole multiple items– phones, wallets, and keys to a Jeep Grand Cherokee, which was […]
63-year-old woman missing out of Albany found, CHP reports
ALBANY, Calif. - The California Highway Patrol found a previously missing senior. The CHP issued a Silver Alert on Friday night for Donna Siu-Espino, who was a missing, at-risk senior woman from Alameda County. The CHP found Siu-Espino around 12:00 p.m. Saturday.
San Jose woman who went on Valentine's Day rampage faces life in prison
(KRON) — A woman who went on a Valentine’s Day rampage with an accomplice in San Jose pleaded guilty Wednesday to taking a UPS truck driver hostage, carjacking, and attempted murder. Joanna Macy-Rodgers, 27, of San Jose, is facing a life prison sentence. Her partner, Mark Morasky, was shot and killed by police during the […]
Gun-Toting Thief Busted Stealing Bike Tires in Mountain View
In what may have seemed like a straightforward theft, deep-rooted social issues are brought to the surface as a man was detained on suspicion of stealing bicycle tires on September 27, only to discover his involvement in larger offenses. The arrest, occurred on the 2400 block of El Camino Real...
San Jose Man Arrested in Road Rage Incident Leads to Discovery of Large Cache of Ghost Guns and Ammunition in His Home
The San Jose Police Department (SJPD) arrested a suspect, Manuel Leon Valdez, after he exhibited a black semi-automatic handgun during a road rage incident. The arrest led to the uncovering of a substantial cache of unserialized privately made firearms (PMF’s), ammunition, and related materials. According to a press release...
Update: Garbage truck driver hits, kills pedestrian in East San Jose
SAN JOSE – A driver of a garbage truck hit and killed a pedestrian in San Jose early Tuesday morning, the city's 39th fatal collision of the year.Officers were called to 40 South Jackson Avenue around 3:20 a.m. on reports of a pedestrian / vehicle collision, police said.A preliminary investigation revealed that the driver of a 2021 Peterbilt garbage truck was driving out of a rear parking lot when the pedestrian was struck.The victim, only identified as an adult male, was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity will be released by the Santa Clara County Coroner's Office pending confirmation...
Worker killed in San Francisco trench collapse identified
SAN FRANCISCO - A utility worker killed while working on a sewer project for the city of San Francisco was identified on Friday. The victim was 25-year-old Javier Romero of Alameda County according to the city's medical examiner's office. Romero was working on the city's sewer and rehabilitation project in...
Recent News: Candy Store Owner Assaulted, Gas Prices in the Bay Area, Powerball Jackpot Won in San Jose
Dive into the latest news from the Bay Area. Discover the shocking story of a historic candy store owner's assault, the soaring gas prices affecting locals, and the lucky Powerball ticket that's made someone in San Jose a millionaire.
15-year-old San Leandro teen missing for nearly 2 weeks
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. - Authorities are searching for a missing teenager out of San Leandro. Phelina "Lina" Romero was last seen Sept. 15 at her home in the 16000 block of Los Banos St. in San Leandro, Alameda County deputies said. Lina stands at 5 feet 3 inches and is...
San Jose small business falls victim to truck theft
Experience the distress of a small business owner in San Jose as not one, but two trucks disappear from the premises within months. The video delves into the impact of these thefts on the family-owned business.
At least 1 ejected in fiery rollover crash that closes EB Dumbarton Bridge, CHP says
All Eastbound lanes of the Dumbarton Bridge have been shut down as CHP investigates a possibly deadly rollover crash, where at least one person was ejected.
SJPD arrest suspect for felony assault
(KRON) – The San Jose Police Department arrested a San Jose resident for felony sexual assault. San Jose patrol officers responded to a business in the 400 block of E. Santa Clara Street regarding a report of felony sexual assault on Sept. 19. Sexual Assault Investigation Unit (SAIU) detectives also responded to the scene. According […]