Election 2018: John Cox, Gavin Newsom Disagree About Almost Everything at Their Only Debate

The two men competing to be the next governor of California met for their first (and, alas, probably only) one-on-one stand-off.

Mass Shooting Survivor Inspired by Parkland Student-Activists Joins Fight for Gun Reform

March for Our Lives inspired San Jose resident Alan Hinman to channel his long-repressed personal trauma into community activism.

Milpitas School Board President Daniel Bobay Faces Blowback for Comment About Arming Teachers

MUSD board president Daniel Bobay faced some backlash for expressing ambivalence about gun-toting teachers.

SJPD Chief Eddie Garcia: More Gun Control Laws Needed, Black Lives Matter a ‘Valid’ Movement

In an exclusive interview, SJPD Chief Eddie Garcia speaks out on gun control laws, Black Lives Matter and how to create a safer society.

Assemblyman Low Confronts NRA, Advances Gun Control Bills

Days after the mass shooting at at a gay nightclub in Orlando, anger gave way to action as California lawmakers advanced a raft of gun laws.

Federal Judge Upholds Sunnyvale Gun Law, Legal Fight Continues

A federal appellate court struck down an attempt to void Sunnyvale’s restriction on high-capacity gun magazines, saying the ordinance is a reasonable effort to prevent gun violence.

Memorial Honors Legacy of Former San Jose Police Chief Joseph McNamara

Some 200 attendees—many of them former San Jose police officers—met at the California Theatre on Thursday to honor the life of Joseph McNamara, the city’s former police chief and “father of community policing.”