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[Santa Clara County] Tap Dance: Snooping on Jail Calls Catches Bad Actors, But Easy Access Raises New Concerns

Blog note: this article references a grand jury report released more than 10 years ago.

Cops swore up and down they caught the gunman.

Khalil Owens fired the weapon that killed 25-year-old recent college grad Marvin Jackson Jr., they figured. The victim’s brother—who got caught up in the scuffle that led to the June 27, 2015, shooting in San Jose—said so himself, claiming to see the 20-year-old suspected gangbanger flash a gun under his shirt just before the fatal fight.