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Beware Of Digital Kidnapping

February 24, 2015 12:45 pm

Parents are being warned to think twice before posting pictures of their children on social media, due to people stealing photos and using them in their profile. It’s a growing trend that has been made aware to many parents and social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram.

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Santa Clara County Residents To Speak Out On Cell Phone Tracking

February 24, 2015 9:40 am

A sheriff’s proposal in Santa Clara County is placing new scrutiny on a surveillance technology already in use around the Bay Area — a cellphone tracking system that may help in the war on crime but has the ability to infringe on innocent bystanders’ privacy. The technology in question — which was quietly implemented in […]

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Salinas Armed Robbery Suspect Identified

February 23, 2015 4:34 pm

Salinas, Ca – The Salinas Police Department has now identified the suspect in the armed robbery and attempted murder at two Salinas businesses on Tuesday including the Start 1 Gas Station on Williams Road. Police are looking for 20-year-old Angel Perez in connection with the crimes.  He is wanted on charges of attempted murder and […]

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19 Year Old San Jose Woman Arrested In Death of Gilroy Man

February 23, 2015 4:16 pm

Gilroy, Ca – Detectives from the Gilroy Police Department have arrested a 19-year-old San Jose woman in connection with the murder of a Gilroy man last week. Authorities arrested Gabriela Bernice Ortiz for the murder of 56-year-old Robert Joseph Heiser.  Authorities say Ortiz was captured on a convenience store surveillance video with property belonging to […]

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Dept Of Homeland Security To Run Out Of Money On Friday

February 23, 2015 10:01 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — The possible shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security threatens the Obama administration’s efforts to counter the extremist appeal of the Islamic State group within the U.S. and to respond with emergency aid to communities struggling with winter snowstorms, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson warned on Sunday.

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Birdman Takes Top Honors at Academy Awards

February 23, 2015 9:56 am

There were few surprises at the Neil Patrick Harris-hosted 87th Academy Awards. “Birdman” won for Best Picture, beating out main rival “Boyhood.” The film’s director and screenwriter Alejandro Iñárritu also won in the directing and screenwriting categories, making “Birdman” the night’s big winner. “Two Mexicans in a row, that’s suspicious I guess,” Iñárritu joked, after […]

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Malls On High Alert Following New Terror Threat

February 23, 2015 9:51 am

A new video from Al Shabaab purportedly shows the terror group calling for an attack on Mall of America, in Bloomington, Minn. According to Fox 9, the mall is one of three similar targets the terror group specifically names, including West Edmonton Mall in Canada and the Oxford Street shopping area in London. The video […]

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Man Charged With Stealing Money From Girl Scouts In San Jose

February 23, 2015 9:42 am

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Police arrested a Northern California man on suspicion of stealing $600 from Girl Scouts selling cookies. 23-year-old Cody Gintz allegedly yanked the cash box from a 10-year-old girl, who was selling cookies in front of a San Jose grocery store Sunday. Police said Gintz then returned the store parking lot about […]

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Watsonville Service Dog First To Sit On State Assembly Floor

February 20, 2015 4:48 pm

Sacramento, Ca – This was a very special week for Lego, a Watsonville Service Dog and his owner Aiden Tapiz.  While trying to gain some experience dealing with crowds for testing to become a service dog team, Aiden and Lego found themselves on a VIP tour of the State Capital in Sacramento on Thursday courtesy […]

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Crime Court Watch

February 20, 2015 3:44 pm

The Monterey County District Attorney’s Office has just released details of these court proceedings:   SALINAS MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS FOR CHILD MOLESTATION Salinas resident Maurillo Gonzales, age 21, was sentenced to 20 years in state prison for committing seven lewd acts upon a child for incidents occurring in Monterey and Santa Cruz counties […]

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