57.7 F
Milpitas
Thursday, July 9, 2020
- Advertisement -

CATEGORY

Crime

Milpitas Police Chief says department will implement policies for banning chokeholds and requiring de-escalation

In this charged cultural environment, wherein the pandemic and recent protests have resulted in renewed demands for systemic change, Milpitas Police Chief Armando Corpuz...

Family of 19-year-old shot by Milpitas Police seeks donations toward funeral expenses

The family of 19-year old Brandeis Codde, who was fatally shot by a Milpitas Police Officer this past Sunday, has started a GoFundMe page....

New details emerge on fatal shooting of 19-year-old by Milpitas Police officer

New information has come to light from the Milpitas Police Department (MPD) about an incident from yesterday, June 21, wherein officers responded to reports...

Suspect who vandalized businesses in Milpitas and San Jose identified

The Milpitas Police Department (MPD) has reached out to the public for help with locating a vandalism suspect... Working with San Jose Police Department detectives,...

Police Blotter 

December 27, 2019 SERPA DR  In a domestic violence incident, a husband was arrested for attacking his wife.  HEATH ST A homeowner caught a glimpse of a subject...

Milpitas Police investigate death by gunshot wound

Yesterday, at 11:56pm, a 911 caller reported a residential shooting to the Milpitas Police Department (MPD). This happened on Alamden Avenue’s 100 block... When MPD...

Milpitas Police Department offering $5,000 reward for info on Valliani Jewelers robbery suspects

This is a follow-up on a story from back in August, when 3 suspects entered Valliani Jewelers at The Great Mall and stole expensive...

Voters to decide future of California’s bail industry

Late in 2018, then California Governor Jerry Brown signed SB10 into law, outlawing cash bail for criminal defendants in the state. The law puts...

Update: Milpitas Police find package thief suspect

A follow-up on the recent story about three thieves stealing Amazon packages from Milpitas residents’ porches: Following the crimes, the Milpitas Police Department (MPD) released video...

Police Blotter – Milpitas – 9/26/19 – 10/7/19

September 25, 2019    E CALAVERAS BL A vehicle burglary was reported after the fact; no info on the suspect available.  DEMPSEY RD A maintenance worker at...

Milpitas Police Seek Help Identifying Package Thieves

In the past few days, some Milpitas residents have not received their expected Amazon packages. Reason being, a trio of unknown suspects were going...

Milpitas resident dies in stabbing incident; family starts Go Fund Me campaign

Yesterday, on October 8, Milpitas resident Roberto Meza Gonzalez tragically lost his life in a stabbing that occurred on North Temple Drive’s 100 block. The Milpitas...

Burglar & Package Thief Arrested in Milpitas

At around 7 in the morning on August 27, Milpitas Police got a call about a burglary on Currant Drive’s 1400 block. At the...

Police Blotter – Milpitas – 8/6/19 – 8/25/19

August 6, 2019   ROSWELL DR  A broken window was reported at Rose Alexander Elementary school. No suspect was found.    GREAT MALL DR Teenagers who’d been escorted from...

The latest on the Great Mall robbery

Following last night’s robbery at The Great Mall, 3 male suspects were seen running through the mall. They barreled toward Entrance #1 before exiting...

Robbery at Great Mall causes scare

Last night, an incident at The Great Mall sent a stir through Milpitas, prompting initial talk of an active shooting event which later made...

A Letter from Milpitas Police Chief Armando Corpuz

On August 13, Milpitas Police Chief Armando Corpuz released a letter to let the public know what the Milpitas Police Department is doing in...

Milpitas Police Assist in Gilroy in Wake of Shooting

City officials and police personnel from Gilroy have asked people to avoid going into Christmas Hill Park, an active crime scene due to their...

Milpitas Police Conduct Compliance Checks for Registered Sex and Arson Offenders

Citywide, a variety of Milpitas residents are registered as convicted arsons or sex offenders. Yesterday, on July 25, the Milpitas Police Department’s Criminal Investigations...

Police Blotter – Milpitas – 7/11/19 – 7/20/19

July 11, 2019 N TEMPLE DR / KENNEDY DR  A vehicle owner discovered that his car window had been smashed, though no items were taken from...

Milpitas Police Department Seeking Witnesses to Hit and Run

At about 10 minutes to 9pm on July 9, Milpitas Police and Fire pulled up to East Calaveras Boulevard near the 680 due to...

Milpitas Man Barricades Himself in Apartment After Committing Knife Attack

Last night, while most of Milpitas was asleep, Milpitas Police Officers found themselves in a standoff with a middle-aged man who had barricaded himself...

Latest news

A letter from Councilmember Dominguez: “Our current Mayor seems more focused on his priorities than our city’s”

Dear Milpitas - my friends and my neighbors, Thank you for affording me the opportunity to serve you and thank you for your support.  We have...

Letter to the Editor: The natural wonder that is Higuera Park

Dear Editor: Congratulations Milpitas Beat and a special thank you to Joseph Ehardt for beginning to share some of the Milpitas historic treasures that are...

A letter to my sons: How America got into this COVID-19 mess

Dear Benny & Henry— I write to you in the midst of what is shaping up to be one of the most staggering crises in...

Milpitas High School holds socially distanced graduation ceremony for Class of 2020

Milpitas High School’s class of 2020 graduated in a socially distanced ceremony at the end of June. The ceremony was split up over two...

State rejects Santa Clara County’s plans to reopen more businesses on July 13

Last week, Santa Clara County’s Public Health Officer Dr. Sara Cody issued a new risk-reduction order to allow businesses like nail and hair salons...
- Advertisement -