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The Mercury News
San Jose police crisis: Council declares technical emergency to patch up street patrolsdesperation of the times, the San Jose City Council declared a technical state
San Jose police crisis: Council declares technical emergency to patch up street patrols
The Mercury News / Posted 58 minutes ago
desperation of the times, the San Jose City Council declared a technical state of emergency Tuesday to give police Chief Eddie Garcia the ability to redistribute more of his officers to the city's undermanned street patrol, a stopgap to keep... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Gators ready to Open the Cross Country SeasonPaul Spangler, the men’s side will be full of familiar faces but lost two key r
Gators ready to Open the Cross Country Season
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 4 hours ago
Paul Spangler, the men’s side will be full of familiar faces but lost two key runners from last season in Jimmy Clark and Eddie Garcia. Though, luckily they return 2015 USTFCCCA All-South Region honoree Carlos Miranda and SEC All-Freshman Team... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Council to Vote on Police Staffing Emergencystaffing problem, but he pledges to work with Garcia in coming up with solution
Council to Vote on Police Staffing Emergency
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 hours ago
staffing problem, but he pledges to work with Garcia in coming up with solutions. San Jose Police Department Chief Eddie Garcia told NBC Bay Area in a previous interview that he worried about the depleted state of his department and fatigue... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
San Jose City Council to Address Police Staffing Crisisright now in police officers out on patrol," Mayor Sam Liccardo said on Saturda
San Jose City Council to Address Police Staffing Crisis
NBC Bay Area / Posted 13 hours ago
right now in police officers out on patrol," Mayor Sam Liccardo said on Saturday. San Jose Police Department Chief Eddie Garcia is set to declare a staffing emergency on Tuesday, noting that he worries about the depleted state of his... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose should declare emergency on police staffingThe San Jose City Council should declare a public safety emergency Tuesday so t
San Jose should declare emergency on police staffing
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
The San Jose City Council should declare a public safety emergency Tuesday so that Police Chief Eddie Garcia can sidestep the police union contract and immediately assign his dwindling number of officers where they're most needed, regardless of their... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJPD Faces Saturday Staffing Shortages, Clamors for Helpagain requested that any available officers call in and sign up for a shift if
SJPD Faces Saturday Staffing Shortages, Clamors for Help
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
again requested that any available officers call in and sign up for a shift if possible. San Jose Police Department Chief Eddie Garcia is set to declare a staffing emergency on Tuesday, noting that he worries about the depleted state of his... Read more
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The Mercury News
Police staffing 'emergency' questioned by council membersconcerns. The San Jose Police Department's patrol unit has been understaffed f
Police staffing 'emergency' questioned by council members
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
concerns. The San Jose Police Department's patrol unit has been understaffed for at least four years according to Chief Eddie Garcia, failing to meet its 500-officer minimum standard. Garcia indicated that starting next month, San Jose would not... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
San Jose police officers sleeping in RVs due to mandatory overtimestate when it comes to staffing,” said Paul Kelly, president of the San Jose Po
San Jose police officers sleeping in RVs due to mandatory overtime
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 4 days ago
state when it comes to staffing,” said Paul Kelly, president of the San Jose Police Officer’s Association. SJPD Chief Eddie Garcia could shift 47 officers from various departments back out to patrol. “There have been days when we've had to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Police, political rhetoric revving high heading into crucial staffing votethe extending of shifts by as many as six hours based on day-to-day patrol need
Police, political rhetoric revving high heading into crucial staffing vote
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
the extending of shifts by as many as six hours based on day-to-day patrol needs -- have become a regularity. Police Chief Eddie Garcia declined to comment about the RV situation but continued his drumbeat about the overtaxing of his officers to... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJPD Chief Worried About Officer Staffing, FatigueSan Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia on Tuesday will push the city to declare a s
SJPD Chief Worried About Officer Staffing, Fatigue
NBC Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia on Tuesday will push the city to declare a staffing emergency. An emergency declaration would allow the chief to pull 47 detectives from their assignments and put them in patrol cars to help keep the community and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Crackdown on Vietnamese gang leads to cop's arrest, guns, drugs, alligatorextortion and drug trafficking ring run out of some of the myriad Vietnamese ca
Crackdown on Vietnamese gang leads to cop's arrest, guns, drugs, alligator
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
extortion and drug trafficking ring run out of some of the myriad Vietnamese cafes that dot the city. San Jose police Chief Eddie Garcia, joined by officials with the FBI and DEA, detailed the operation in a news conference Wednesday, one day after... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police officer among 23 arrested in California gang probeJose PD, on accusations of sharing sensitive information including police repor
Police officer among 23 arrested in California gang probe
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Jose PD, on accusations of sharing sensitive information including police reports with gang members, San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia told reporters. Law-enforcement officials also netted cash, drugs, weapons, gambling machines and an... Read more
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Officer.com
San Jose Officer Allegedly Leaked Info to Gangthis department who under extraordinary circumstances protect and serve the cit
San Jose Officer Allegedly Leaked Info to Gang
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
this department who under extraordinary circumstances protect and serve the city with great honor," San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia said Wednesday. "As distasteful as this has been to have identified and criminally investigated one of our own,... Read more
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FOX News
Northern California police officer among 23 arrested in gang probedetermined he was sharing sensitive information including police reports with g
Northern California police officer among 23 arrested in gang probe
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
determined he was sharing sensitive information including police reports with gang members, San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia told reporters. Authorities arrested 22 other people in the probe named "Operation Gang of Thrones," making the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Police Chief Slams Officer Nabbed in Vietnamese Gang Bustof the remaining members of this department, who protect and serve the city wit
Police Chief Slams Officer Nabbed in Vietnamese Gang Bust
NBC Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
of the remaining members of this department, who protect and serve the city with great honor," San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia said at a news conference Wednesday. Twenty-three suspected gang members are behind bars, and police say they... Read more
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CBS News
Police officer among nearly two dozen arrested in Calif. gang probedetermined he was sharing sensitive information including police reports with g
Police officer among nearly two dozen arrested in Calif. gang probe
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
determined he was sharing sensitive information including police reports with gang members, San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia told reporters. Antonio is a nine-year veteran with the department. The San Jose Police Department worked... Read more
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The Mercury News
Council members question police staffing 'emergency'concerns. The San Jose Police Department's patrol unit has been understaffed f
Council members question police staffing 'emergency'
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
concerns. The San Jose Police Department's patrol unit has been understaffed for at least four years according to Chief Eddie Garcia, failing to meet its 500-officer minimum standard. Garcia indicated that starting next month, San Jose would not... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
San Jose officer placed on leave 2 months agoon leave two months ago after they learned he was leaking confidential informat
San Jose officer placed on leave 2 months ago
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
on leave two months ago after they learned he was leaking confidential information to gang members. San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia said at a press conference Wednesday that nine-year police veteran Derrick Antonio was arrested Tuesday on six... Read more
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KTVN Reno
San Jose officer placed on leave 2 months agoon leave two months ago after they learned he was leaking confidential informat
San Jose officer placed on leave 2 months ago
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
on leave two months ago after they learned he was leaking confidential information to gang members. San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia said at a press conference Wednesday that nine-year police veteran Derrick Antonio was arrested Tuesday on six... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
San Jose police detail arrests in 'Gang of Thrones' buston leave two months ago after they learned he was leaking confidential informat
San Jose police detail arrests in 'Gang of Thrones' bust
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 6 days ago
on leave two months ago after they learned he was leaking confidential information to gang members. San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia said at a press conference Wednesday that Derrick Antonio, a 9-year police veteran, was arrested Tuesday on six... Read more
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FOX News
San Jose officer placed on leave 2 months agoon leave two months ago after they learned he was leaking confidential informat
San Jose officer placed on leave 2 months ago
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
on leave two months ago after they learned he was leaking confidential information to gang members. San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia said at a press conference Wednesday that nine-year police veteran Derrick Antonio was arrested Tuesday on six... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJPD Officer Arrested in Connection With Street Gang Probea veteran of more than nine years, was booked into the Santa Clara County Main
SJPD Officer Arrested in Connection With Street Gang Probe
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
a veteran of more than nine years, was booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail on Tuesday. San Jose police Chief Eddie Garcia has scheduled a news conference for Wednesday at 3 p.m. at police headquarters to discuss the arrests. He will... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJ Officer Shortage Looks to Require Emergency Actionto solve the severe patrol officer shortage. The City Council on Tuesday met i
SJ Officer Shortage Looks to Require Emergency Action
NBC Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
to solve the severe patrol officer shortage. The City Council on Tuesday met in a closed session with police Chief Eddie Garcia to officially start the process of staffing changes and beefed up patrols. Originally, a series of meetings... Read more
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Officer.com
San Jose Police Face Staffing Emergencystarting next month, SJPD will not meet minimum staffing to patrol the city eve
San Jose Police Face Staffing Emergency
Officer.com / Posted 7 days ago
starting next month, SJPD will not meet minimum staffing to patrol the city even with mandatory overtime. Police Chief Eddie Garcia, POA leaders and city officials met for about an hour Monday to discuss the situation. That's seen by many as an... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police shortage: City looking to declare emergency to beef up street patrolsstarting next month, SJPD will not meet minimum staffing to patrol the city eve
San Jose police shortage: City looking to declare emergency to beef up street patrols
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
starting next month, SJPD will not meet minimum staffing to patrol the city even with mandatory overtime. Police Chief Eddie Garcia, POA leaders and city officials met for about an hour Monday to discuss the situation. That's seen by many as an... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJ Police, City Officials Meet to Address Officer Shortagesaying the gap will have to be covered by redeploying 47 officers from other as
SJ Police, City Officials Meet to Address Officer Shortage
NBC Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
saying the gap will have to be covered by redeploying 47 officers from other assignments back to patrol. That means Chief Eddie Garcia will need to make some unpopular decisions. "It's going to mean closure of more units, more people not... Read more
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Pilipino Star
When straight guys go gayback, gay relationships are hidden specially if the partner is married. The rol
When straight guys go gay
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
back, gay relationships are hidden specially if the partner is married. The role of the “straight” husband played by Eddie Garcia was a landmark film in the early ‘70s and it earned for the Bicolano actor several awards. In direk Joel’s new... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJ Council OKs End of Watch Memorial For Fallen Officersis an ideal location, where about 80 to 90 percent of the city's officers come
SJ Council OKs End of Watch Memorial For Fallen Officers
NBC Bay Area / Posted 20 days ago
is an ideal location, where about 80 to 90 percent of the city's officers come and go for their shifts, police Chief Eddie Garcia said. The memorial would remind the officers of the sacrifices made by those before them, Garcia said. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police puts reporters in officers' shoes with force simulatorI thought it would be the right to thing to do give a taste of what our officer
San Jose police puts reporters in officers' shoes with force simulator
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
I thought it would be the right to thing to do give a taste of what our officers are trained to do," police Chief Eddie Garcia said. "Our ultimate goal is to give a better understanding of the day-to-day of what officers have to... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police take outreach to black congregationin San Jose -- but there will be. And hopefully we can all see across the aisle
San Jose police take outreach to black congregation
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
in San Jose -- but there will be. And hopefully we can all see across the aisle when that happens." San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia talks with a resident at the third "Coffee with a Cop" event, held Sunday July 31, 2016 at the Emmanuel Baptist... Read more
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The Mercury News
Police take outreach to black congregationin San Jose -- but there will be. And hopefully we can all see across the aisle
Police take outreach to black congregation
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
in San Jose -- but there will be. And hopefully we can all see across the aisle when that happens." San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia talks with a resident at the third "Coffee with a Cop" event, held Sunday July 31, 2016 at the Emmanuel Baptist... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJ Property Crimes Decline Despite Depleted Police Forcedwindling police force, according to the department's chief. Burglaries droppe
SJ Property Crimes Decline Despite Depleted Police Force
NBC Bay Area / Posted 1 months ago
dwindling police force, according to the department's chief. Burglaries dropped from 5,167 in 2014 to 4,896 in 2015, Chief Eddie Garcia said. That decrease, however, comes at a cost to an exhausted police department. “It’s a rough time right now,”... Read more

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