CRIME & SAFETY
2 children dead, mother and friend seriously hurt in police pursuit crash
Two children were killed while their mother and her friend were seriously injured after a police pursuit crash in the Mountain View neighborhood, authorities said.
Intense interaction between a San Diego officer and suspect in Ocean Beach caught on camera
Police were initially called out because William Williams was allegedly threatening someone with a screwdriver a few blocks away.
Death certificate reveals location of Fang Jin’s body in Anza Borrrego
SAN DIEGO — The remains of a Chinese tourist missing since July in the Anza Borrego desert were found about two and a half miles away from the body of her Navy SEAL companion, according to a death certificate obtained by CBS 8. The death certificate confirmed the remains...
Several thieves break into 35 Lemon Grove storage units
Investigators with the San Diego Sheriff’s Department say one person is in custody. Deputies believe the suspects stole more than $84,000 worth of items.
Family of fallen police officer reacts to 4S Ranch shooting
The recent officer-involved shooting in San Diego serves as a heartbreaking reminder for the family of Officer Dan Walters, who was shot and paralyzed in the line of duty two decades ago.
Underage Alcohol Purchase Sting Operation in Encinitas and Solana Beach: What Local Residents Should Know
On December 7, 2023, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department (SDSD) and the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) conducted operations in Encinitas and Solana Beach. These operations aimed to reduce alcohol availability to minors. They involved minors, supervised by officers, trying to buy alcohol from seven retailers. They also included a minor asking adults to buy alcohol for them outside a liquor store.
Beware of San Diego ‘jury duty’ scammers
Don't get tricked into thinking you're being fined for failure to appear for jury duty San Diegans -- there are some scammers on the prowl.
Chula Vista: Assault 12092023
In a shocking incident in Chula Vista, an individual vehemently denies allegations of assault, insisting they never laid hands on their partner. The incident, which unfolded on a sidewalk, has sparked a heated discussion. Stay tuned for more details on this developing story.
San Diego: Officer Injured by DUI Driver 12092023
A San Diego officer sustains injuries after a collision with a DUI driver. In the aftermath, locals share their experiences with Attorney King, a trusted figure who not only provides legal assistance but also emotional support. If you're in an accident, they recommend reaching out to Attorney King for comprehensive care.
Cannabis store owners charged with felonies after raid
SAN DIEGO — Four people have been arrested for suspicion of selling and distributing products containing marijuana, the San Diego County District Attorney's Office said. Jose Delahoz, 55, and Valeria Rada, 42, have been charged with suspicion of child endangerment, maintaining a place for marijuana to be sold, tax evasion, and possession of marijuana for sale, according to Barbara Medina of the DA's office. They were arraigned December 1 in San Diego Superior Court.
Santee Residents Alert: DUI Checkpoint to be Held on December 15 by Local Sheriff's Department
The San Diego County Sheriff's Department has issued a warning against driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. On December 15, a DUI checkpoint will be set up by the Santee Sheriff's Station from 8:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. at an undisclosed location in Santee. The checkpoint locations are selected based on data showing areas with a high number of DUI-related accidents. The main goal is to enhance public safety by removing suspected intoxicated drivers from the roads.
San Diego Police say suspect in deadly hit-and-run drove with victim on her car for 65 feet
SAN DIEGO — Donna Chapman Jacobs, 76, pled not guilty in court after she was accused of hitting 42-year-old Del Mar resident Stephen Debow with her car around 7:15 p.m. Nov. 21, then leaving the scene. Debow died a few days later from the injuries he received in the...
Man killed in Ramona shooting identified: SDSO
The victim in a shooting on State Route 78 through Ramona earlier this week was identified by authorities on Friday.
Weekly Safety Report: Concerns Arise from Road Rage Incident and Issues with Windsor Pointe in Carlsbad
This week in Carlsbad, California, two incidents have raised concerns regarding safety in the community. The first incident involved a shocking road rage incident where a driver intentionally sideswiped and crashed into a Tesla. The second incident involved residents expressing their frustration with a state-funded homeless facility, Windsor Pointe, due to various crimes and disturbances reported in the area.
Man Detained for Threatening Mass Shooting at San Diego Elementary School
• San Diego police arrested 38-year-old Lee Lor for threatening a mass shooting at Shoal Creek Elementary School in Carmel Mountain. He allegedly sent an email to the school stating his intentions.
Man suspected of pointing gun at several people in parking lot arrested
A man suspected of driving erratically in a Vista movie theater parking lot and pointing a gun at several people was arrested Tuesday, authorities said.
Weekly Safety Report: Shootings, Stabbings, and Arrests Impact San Diego County
This week in San Diego County, California, several incidents occurred that impacted the safety of the community. These incidents included a person being shot and killed inside a vehicle in Ramona, a California man being sentenced for aiding in the shooting of a homeless woman, a third man being arrested in connection with a double homicide in El Cajon, residents expressing concerns about a state-funded homeless facility in Carlsbad, a fatal stabbing and injuries at a Chula Vista home, and a sex-trafficking crackdown resulting in arrests and victim-support interventions.