San Diego is one of my favorite places in the entire country. The beaches are spectacular, and it's always fun to surf with friends on the ocean. But despite the sunny appearance of the city, there are several neighborhoods with a terrible reputation for crime and violence.
At least one Escondido Police Department officer has opened fire on a suspect following a chase that ended in the area of Bear Valley Parkway and Encino Drive.
09.16.2021 | 6:00 AM | SAN DIEGO – Someone called the SDPD several hours after the crash about a truck that looked like it came off of the WBI-8 on-ramp from Fairmount Ave. Officers arrived and did not find anyone in the wreckage. The CHP took over the incident. There...
ESCONDIDO — A police officer shot and killed a 38-year-old man Friday evening in Escondido after a vehicle pursuit linked to an injury shooting earlier in the evening within the city, police said. The police shooting occurred about 6:20 p.m. on Encino Drive just off Bear Valley Parkway, according to...
SAN DIEGO — Mission Bay High School was briefly placed “on lockdown” late Friday morning after a student physically assaulted an employee and punched a window, San Diego Police Department said. The campus was shut down as a precaution until authorities could calm the student down, a police spokesperson said....
Escondido police shot a male suspect in the head following a brief chase Friday. No other injuries were reported. Fox5 San Diego reported that the man, 38, later died at Palomar Medical Center. The shooting occurred in the area of Bear Valley Parkway and Encino Drive about 6:20 p.m., Escondido...
A former student at Francis Parker School in Linda Vista announced a lawsuit Friday against school administrators, claiming they ignored signs of grooming and inappropriate behavior by a former teacher who she claims sexually abused her beginning when she was 13 years old.
Camp Pendleton Marine injured in Kabul bombings returns to San Diego
Escondido, CA–The Escondido Police Department will hold a DUI checkpoint on Saturday beginning at 6 p.m. at an undisclosed location within the Escondido city limits. Checkpoint locations are chosen based on a history of DUI crashes and arrests. The primary purpose of checkpoints is not to make arrests, but to promote public safety by deterring drivers from driving impaired, Escondido Police Lt. Scott Walters said.
SAN DIEGO – A marine from Camp Pendleton who was injured in the Afghanistan blasts has returned to San Diego for treatment. Nicole Hood was terrified when news of the Kabul blasts first broke three weeks ago.
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Dispatchers arrived to the scene around 9:42 p.m., after receiving multiple calls in the area. A 60-year-old man was either walking or running on the sidewalk of Jamacha Boulevard. For reasons unknown, he left the sidewalk and went directly into the path of a westbound Mercedes C350. The pedestrian suffered...
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SAN DIEGO — A lawsuit filed Wednesday on behalf of a former Francis Parker School student claims administrators at the private K-12 school failed to report instances of sexual abuse by a former teacher to authorities and neglected to enforce rules that could have prevented the teacher from being alone with the student on campus.
SAN DIEGO, CA (September 17, 2021) – Police arrested a 46-year-old man following a suspected DUI crash on G Street in downtown San Diego that left one person injured. The incident occurred around 5:20 P.M. after the driver of a Chevy Captiva turned left from G Street onto 11th Avenue.