Transcripts Show How Sheriff Candidate Went to Bat for Ex-Union Boss Don Morrissey

Newly unearthed records reveal how the sheriff candidate helped Morrissey keep his job, get good assignments and sue Santa Clara County.

Ex-Deputy’ Union President Don Morrissey Resigns From Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office

Don Morrissey, a twice-demoted deputy who recently resigned as union president, is set to give up his badge this weekend.

Primary 2018: Sheriff Laurie Smith Faces Formidable Challenge in Bid for 6th Term

Hunger strikes, an in-custody death and the new politics of criminal justice define the race for Santa Clara County sheriff.

Silicon Valley NAACP Calls for Resignation of Deputy Sheriffs’ Union President Don Morrissey

NAACP chapter president Rev. Jethroe Moore accused the head of the Santa Clara County sheriff deputies union of sending racist texts.

Santa Clara County Sheriff Candidate Joseph LaJuenesse Butts Heads with Union Leaders

Sheriff candidate Joseph LaJeunesse may have put in 14 years at the Santa Clara County law enforcement agency, but he still feels like an outsider.

Activists Protest Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Taser Request

Activists rallied today to protest plans by the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office to arm jail and patrol deputies with Tasers.

Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Deputies Side with Inmates on Fourth Day of Hunger Strike

The union for Santa Clara County sheriff deputies has come out in support of jail inmates staging a two-week hunger strike.

A Few Election Day Observations

Tuesday’s primary election told us a number of things: Ro Khanna has more than an uphill fight against Mike Honda, spoilers altered the San Jose mayor’s race and libertarians in Silicon Valley have disappeared.

Audrie Pott’s Parents: Attack Ad in Sheriff’s Race ‘Tasteless’

Parents of Audrie Pott, the Saratoga teen who committed suicide after being sexually assaulted by classmates, are furious about a political mailer that makes it look like they support Kevin Jensen in the Santa Clara County sheriff’s race.