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Government / Politics

Modified hours for San Benito County government services

Though several offices are closed, phone and email contact are still available.

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Government / Politics

County awards $25 million jail expansion project; state to pay $20 million

Construction is expected to begin in late August, with the state funding 80 percent of the project

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Government / Politics

County proceeds with $25 million jail expansion, state to pay $20 million

After discussing four options, the Board of Supervisors decides to move forward with a project that could begin in late August

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Government / Politics

Jail expansion plans move forward

Supervisors discuss whether reducing the planned expansion would save money

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Police / Fire

UPDATED: Both Santa Clara County jail escapees captured

Two men who fled the Santa Clara County Main Jail before Thanksgiving are back in custody

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Police / Fire

Juvenile Hall superintendent elected to executive board of state association

Joe Frontella elected by his probation institution peers to represent them at the state level

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Government / Politics

Jail expansion approved

Board of Supervisors approves nearly $16 million expansion project