Press Release

Saturday, August 24, 2019
Friday, August 9, 2019
Friday, August 9, 2019

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Today, Assemblymember Kansen Chu presents a total of $3.75 million of newly-secured State funding to local police departments to address shocking increases in the rate of “smash and grab” crimes. Each police department in Assembly District 25—Milpitas, Fremont, Newark, Santa Clara, and San Jose— will receive $750,000.

Monday, July 29, 2019
Thursday, June 13, 2019

CONTACT: Annie Pham (916) 319-2025

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Today, the California legislature approved a sound and thoughtful state budget that will improve funding for education, mental health services, affordable housing, and more.  As part of the statewide budget, Assemblymember Kansen Chu was able to push for funding to help Assembly District 25 and statewide to prepare for emergencies and disasters, combat the rising number of car break-ins, and support the aging population. 

Thursday, June 6, 2019
Monday, May 6, 2019

CONTACT: Annie Pham (916) 319-2025

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Today, Assemblymember Kansen Chu along with San Jose’s Vice Mayor, Chappie Jones and the city’s Director of Emergency Services, Ray Riordon, presented a $12 million funding request to support emergency and disaster preparedness efforts in San Jose.  Additionally, Chu requested $3.75 million for all local police departments in Assembly District 25 to curb high property crime rate, specifically smash and grabs from vehicles.  Both funding requests were presented in the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Public Safety.