Jason Green, San Jose Mercury News

Jason Green

San Jose Mercury News

San Jose, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Jason:

Coronavirus: Alameda County suspends outdoor dining, will seek new state variance

The move reflects updated guidance from the state. The county will seek a variance to allow outdoor dining to reopen → Read More

Second ex-Santa Clara cop charged in eBay cyberstalking case

Prosecutors say Philip Cooke approved creation of Twitter accounts used to threaten creators of online newsletter → Read More

Deputy arrested on suspicion of smuggling meth into South Bay jail

Mayra Rios, 35, of Antioch, is being held on $1 million bail → Read More

Deputy arrested on suspicion of smuggling meth into South Bay jail

Authorities on Tuesday arrested a Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office correctional deputy on suspicion of smuggling methamphetamine into the Elmwood Correctional Facility. → Read More

Firefighters make ‘significant progress’ containing Crews Fire

The blaze burning in Gilroy remains at 5,400 acres → Read More

Ex-Mission College instructor arrested on suspicion of sexual assault

Authorities say 68-year-old suspect met 25-year-old victim through program for students with developmental disabilities → Read More

One killed in crash on Highway 4 in Martinez

CHP says vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree just east of Cummings Skyway → Read More

San Bruno police make 35 fireworks-related arrests

Officers also seized 58 pounds of fireworks on the Fourth of July → Read More

Magnitude 3.0 earthquake jostles Hollister area

HOLLISTER – A magnitude 3.0 earthquake jostled the Hollister area Monday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The USGS reported that the quake hit about 3:55 p.m. at a depth of 3.7 miles nearly 8 miles south-southwest of Hollister. There were no immediate reports of any injuries or damage. Check back for updates. → Read More

San Francisco man arrested in Pacifica stabbing

Authorities on Thursday arrested a 41-year-old San Francisco man in connection with a stabbing in Pacifica. → Read More

San Mateo County: 8 inmates test positive for COVID-19

Eight inmates and three employees at San Mateo County jails have tested positive for COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic, authorities revealed Thursday. → Read More

San Jose: Overturn crash closes ramp from I-880 to Highway 101

The ramp from southbound Interstate 880 to southbound Highway 101 remains closed following an overturn tractor-trailer crash, according to the California Highway Patrol. → Read More

San Jose anti-gang and faith leader found dead

Robert “Rabbit” Rios, a community and faith leader in San Jose who went missing nearly a month ago, has been found dead, his son confirmed. → Read More

Belmont: Suspect sought in shooting near Highway 101

Authorities are searching for a man who allegedly fired a gun at another man in Belmont on Wednesday afternoon. → Read More

San Jose: Authorities identify man killed in June 16 crash

A man killed in a car crash in San Jose in mid-June has been identified as Rodrigo Llamas, 21, of San Jose, according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office. → Read More

Man set on fire, another shot in recent San Jose homicides

South Bay authorities are investigating a pair of recent homicides, one of which saw a 59-year-old man assaulted and set on fire near Coyote Creek in San Jose. → Read More

Brush fire closes lanes of westbound Highway 92 in San Mateo

SAN MATEO – A brush fire has closed all but one lane of westbound State Route 92 in San Mateo, according to the California Highway Patrol. The fire was reported about 5:15 p.m. near the Ralston Avenue off-ramp. At 5:40 p.m., the CHP shut down all westbound lanes. The far left lane was reopened about 6:20 p.m. Check back for updates. → Read More

San Jose: Construction site scaffolding collapses onto car

A driver escaped injury when scaffolding at a Japantown construction site collapsed onto the street. → Read More

San Jose: Firefighter injured battling two-alarm brush fire

The blaze was reported Monday afternoon near East Capitol Expressway and Tuers Road → Read More

Body found in Guadalupe River ID’d as San Jose teacher

A body found in the Guadalupe River north of downtown San Jose last week has been identified as 38-year-old Richard Johnson, according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office. → Read More