News release

DA launches data dashboard

July 18, 2024

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office today launched a public data dashboard on its website. It shows regularly updated statistics that illustrate such things as the growing diversity of prosecutors and local crime trends. For example, there was a reduction in violent crime at the end of 2023 – a downturn that early data from 2024 shows is continuing.

Fuel thieves charged

July 2, 2024

Two East Bay men have been charged with a scheme in which using stolen credit card data was used to steal thousands of gallons of diesel fuel from South Bay Safeways and pumped into a makeshift bladder in the back of a truck.

DA Rosen awards $60,000 in grants, many to help disadvantaged youth

June 3, 2024

Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen today awarded local groups with $60,000 in grants, many of them targeted to help disadvantaged children of color. Some of the DA’s Annual Bend the Arc grants will allow children to go on hikes, college tours, get an internship, or learn from a mentor.

Local parents charged with child endangerment stemming from historic Fentanyl seizure

May 9, 2024

A San Jose couple was charged today with three counts of possessing narcotics for sale, one count of child endangerment, and unlawful possession of a firearm after a drug task force raid found approximately 25,000 fentanyl pills in a backpack stashed under their baby’s crib. It is one of the largest seizures of the deadly opioid in Santa Clara County history.