Morgan Hill Times Staff


Police warn drivers to ‘silence the distraction’

With April designated as Distracted Driving Awareness Month, Morgan Hill Police Department is urging motorists to “silence the distraction” for traffic safety.

Local Scene: Wildflower Run, Film Festival

The City of Morgan Hill and Santa Clara Valley Water District will host a meeting March 28 on the city’s plans to build a new multi-use train from Watsonville Road to Lake Silveira, along West Little Llagas Creek.

Police investigate East Edmundson shooting

Morgan Hill Police are looking for a white car—possibly a Toyota Celica—related to a Tuesday night shooting on East Edmundson Avenue, near the intersection of Church Street.

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MHPD granted $561K to fight youth tobacco use

The California Department of Justice earlier this year awarded the grant to the MHPD through the Proposition 56 Tobacco Law Enforcement grant program. The total funding received by MHPD is $561,649, to be spent over the next three fiscal years.

Motorcyclist dies in Morgan Hill accident

The motorcyclist was “driving at a rate of speed in which he was unable to safely stop for traffic ahead,” reads the press release. The front of the Yamaha collided with the rear of the Silverado, causing the driver of the motorcycle to be ejected into the northbound lanes of U.S. 101.

CHP to conduct St. Patrick’s Day checkpoint

The Hollister-Gilroy office of the California highway Patrol will conduct a DUI and driver license checkpoint on St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, 2019, within an unincorporated area of south Santa Clara County.

Police: Suspect impersonated officer

Morgan Hill Police received a tip March 8 about the man’s suspicious behavior and possible possession of illegal weapons, reads a press release from MHPD.

MHPD increases DUI patrols on holiday

With St. Patrick’s Day coming up March 17, Morgan Hill Police are reminding revelers to stay sober if they’re planning on driving during the holiday.

Police ask public for help ID’ing SR 152 vandal

Anyone who thinks their vehicle was struck by an object on SR-152 in this area and during the specified time frame is asked to file a police report with the CHP office, if they have not already done so, authorities urged.

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