No house is absolutely burglar‐proof if professional burglars are set on getting in. They would be the first to admit that you can discourage burglars if you tighten up your home security. You can begin this process by identifying weak areas and fixing them. The checklist below will assist you in systematically surveying your home and your practices. Every “No” check mark shows a weak point. As you eliminate the “No” check marks, you improve your protection. Any security meas
In collaboration with the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office, the San Jose Police Department invites you to attend a Robbery Prevention Workshop. Topics covered will include how to discourage, deter and prevent crimes such as robberies and car-jacking, robbery trends in San Jose, the judicial process, and how to host a Neighborhood Watch meeting.
Bilingual translation in Spanish and Vietnamese will be available as needed. Everyone is welcome. The workshop will ta
San Jose has been hit by a slew of carjackings, muggings and robberies in what police are describing as a crime spree. And the suspects are still on the run. In the latest crime, at about 9 p.m., witnesses said they saw four armed men get out of a red pickup truck at an intersection in the city's Willow Glen neighborhood and rob a man at gunpoint. The suspects demanded his wallet then got back into the truck and sped out of the neighborhood, nearly hitting two women who just