Escaped Santa Clara County Inmates Still on the Run

Two Santa Clara County inmates who broke out of the Main Jail in San Jose the day before Thanksgiving are still on the lam, authorities said.

Brothers Held Without Bail in Double-Murder of Parents

Two sons of a Bangladesh-born San Jose couple shot to death in their home on Sunday have been booked on murder charges.

Body of Murder Victim Found in Santa Cruz Mountains

Homicide detectives found the body of Kyle Myrick Thursday, a 28-year-old motorcycle shop employee who went missing exactly a week ago.

Jail Guards under Investigation after Inmate’s Death, Renewing Focus on Use of Force Incidents

Three Santa Clara County correctional officers were placed on leave after an inmate’s death, raising concern about excessive use of force behind bars.

San Jose Hopes to Block Release of Incoming Police Chief’s Emails

San Jose has blocked the release of hundreds of emails sent and received by Eddie Garcia, who will become interim police chief in January. San Jose Inside has appealed this decision and will make arguments to release these messages at this week’s Rules and Open Government Committee meeting.

San Jose Debates Endorsement of State Minimum Wage Hike

Two years after upping its local minimum wage, San Jose may back a statewide effort to raise the minimum to $13 an hour by 2017. Mayor Sam Liccardo, who voted against San Jose’s minimum wage increase in 2012, says the policy makes more sense at a state level.

Police Chief Broke Rules by Accepting 49ers Tickets; Top Rank Complicates Investigation

The San Jose Police Department faces another internal investigation after it was found that Chief Larry Esquivel accepted a prohibited gift from the San Francisco 49ers. That investigation could be complicated.

Mike Honda, Ro Khanna Debate Live Tonight on NBC Bay Area

Silicon Valley Congressman Mike Honda faces challenger Ro Khanna at 6:30pm tonight in their first and only debate before Election Day. The event will be televised on NBC affiliate KNTV and live-streamed on NBC Bay Area’s website.

San Jose on Hook for Union Attorney Fees in Measure B Fight

A judge ruled that the city of San Jose should be on the hook for union attorney fees in the ongoing battle over Measure B pension reforms, according to a NBC report. But the legal battle isn’t over yet.