Police Foil Attempted Wells Fargo Bank Robbery

OCEANSIDE–Police officers foiled an attempted bank robbery in progress an Oceanside Wells Fargo Bank. On Monday at 11:02 a.m., Oceanside police dispatchers received a phone call regarding an armed robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank at 3470 Marron Road. The reporting party was a teller inside the bank. The suspect presented a demand note for […]

Police Arrest Woman At Escondido Motel Fire

ESCONDIDO–A 33 year-old Escondido woman under the influence of drugs was arrested Friday night at the scene of a motel fire in downtown Escondido. Escondido police officers say the blaze originated in one of the rooms at the Hacienda Motel, located at 735 N Broadway Ave. The suspect, Treasure Rosemary Pluma, was a tenant in […]

Gov. Huckabee Tours U.S./Mexican Border

SAN DIEGO–Former Arkansas Governor and 2016 GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee visited the U.S.-Mexico border visit near San Diego Saturday. Huckabee was accompanied by former Congressman and Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee Duncan Hunter and National Border Patrol Council officials. Following the tour, Governor Huckabee held a press conference with the media.   […]

Four Suspects Arrested For Residential Burglary In Scripps Ranch

SAN DIEGO–Two juveniles and two adults were arrested Friday and charged with residential burglary in the Scripps Ranch area. The adult suspects were identified as Keith Lashaun Thomas, 19  and Antonio Kresic, 21. Police officers recovered stolen property from their home. The two juvenile suspects were booked into Juvenile Hall on multiple counts of residential burglary. Kresic […]

Two Bodies Found In Alpine House Fire

ALPINE–Two people died in a residential structure fire in Alpine, a Sheriff’s department spokesman said Saturday. Deputies say the residence, located at 799 South Grade Road, was fully engulfed in flames. There were four occupants inside the home at the time of the fire. Two occupants were able to exit the residence. Both occupants had minor injuries and were transported […]

Closure Lifted For Imperial Beach

SAN DIEGO–The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) has lifted the water contact closure for the Imperial Beach shoreline. This includes the beach-line from the south end of Imperial Beach at Seacoast Drive north to Camp Surf (at Carnation Avenue). Recent water quality testing conducted by DEH confirms that Tijuana River flows are no longer impacting […]

Body Found In San Luis Rey River

OCEANSIDE–A body was found floating face down Friday morning in San Luis Rey River, an Oceanside police spokesman says. A witness had observed the adult male victim from the bike path that runs along the south shoreline of the river. Utilizing a small motorboat, lifeguards and police officers were able to recover the body. Police […]

SANDAG Board Adopts Regional Plan

SAN DIEGO–San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) Board of Directors voted unanimously Friday to adopt the final version of San Diego Forward: The Regional Plan, a sweeping blueprint for the future that will invest $204 billion into transportation infrastructure projects over the next 35 years. San Diego Forward lays out a strategic vision to address […]

Second Person Dies From West Nile Virus

SAN DIEGO–Five more San Diego County residents have been confirmed to have been infected with West Nile virus, bringing the total number of people who have contracted the mosquito-driven disease this year to 11. The five new confirmed cases include a second fatality, a 73-year-old El Cajon man who died October 4. One newly confirmed […]

FBI, Police Search For Mission Federal Credit Union Robber

SAN DIEGO–Police and FBI are asking the public’s help to identify the individual responsible for the robbery of the Mission Federal Credit Union in San Diego. The bank, located at 269 West Washington Street, was robbed on September 16. On September 15, at approximately 4:58 p.m., the Mission Federal Credit Union was robbed by an […]