Retired Marine Sentenced To 26 Years In Prison For The Murder Of His Girlfriend

SAN DIEGO–Just a few hours after murdering his girlfriend in Panama and chopping up her body with a machete, retired Marine Brian Karl Brimager sent an email to a friend: “Hey bro, whatcha up to? I got stories for days. I’m living on an island off the coast of panama loving life and living semper […]

MTS Bus Drivers Vote To Go On Strike

SAN DIEGO–North County Transit District are urging riders to find alternative transportation after San Diego Metropolitan Transit System bus drivers voted to strike on Wednesday, transit officials said today. The drivers, union members of Teamsters Local 542, voted against First Transit’s offer of increased wages and health insurance. No further information on negotiations was available. North […]

Teen Stabbed In Physical Altercation

SAN DIEGO–A 17 year-old male was stabbed during an altercation Monday afternoon in Rancho San Diego, Sheriff’s department said today. Investigators say the stabbing took place at the 1000 block of Elkelton Boulevard. The juvenile was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The investigation is on-going. Call Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477 with information […]

Man Crashes Vehicle Into House Damaging Gas Line

OCEANSIDE–An 85 year-old man lost control of his vehicle and struck the exterior wall of a residence, Oceanside police said Sunday evening. The man was driving a Toyota sedan west bound in the 3600 block of Vista Campana. For an unknown reason, the driver lost control of the vehicle and struck the residence. The driver was uninjured, but […]

$5,000 Reward Offered For Information On Unsolved Murder Of Teen

NATIONAL CITY–Crime Stoppers and the family of a teen fatally shot by an unknown male October 11, 2015 are offering a $5,000 reward for information on the suspect. Authorities say 18 year-old Juan Carlos Munoz and his 17-year-old friend were stopped in a vehicle in the 1600 block of Prospect Street in National City, when […]

Sprinter Collides With Abandoned Vehicle On Tracks

VISTA–A Sprinter train struck a vehicle that was abandoned on the tracks early Sunday morning, Sheriff’s deputies said today. At approximately 4:37 a.m., the Sprinter was traveling westbound from Escondido to Oceanside when it struck the vehicle in the vicinity of S. Santa Fe and York Drive in Vista. No one was injured as a […]

Monday Last Day To Register To Vote In June 7 Election

SAN DIEGO–If you want to vote in the June 7 Presidential Primary Election, you must register by Monday, May 23. You will need to register if you are not currently registered, recently moved or recently changed your name. If you want to vote for president, make sure you can. If you’re registered as No Party […]

DA Stops Sale Of Dangerous Synthetic Drug By Using Civil Penalties

SAN DIEGO–District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis announced civil settlements in separate consumer protection cases against two local smoke shops that were illegally selling Spice, a dangerous synthetic drug banned by the State of California. Smoke Zone in Pacific Beach and Outer Limits in Oceanside each agreed to a permanent injunction prohibiting the sale of Spice and […]

Felony Warrant Suspect Captured In Carlsbad

CARLSBAD–Carlsbad police arrested a 29 year-old Oceanside man for a felony no bail warrant and for resisting arrest, authorities said Friday. At 7:34 a.m., a Carlsbad police officer recognized Anthony Lee Holt with an active felony warrant exit one of the motel rooms at a local motel in the 700 block of Raintree Drive. Upon contact, the man ran […]

Coronado Businessman And Arizona Lawyer Steal More Than $30 Million

SAN DIEGO–A San Diego businessman and Arizona attorney pleaded guilty this week to participating in a massive scheme in which they obtained tens of millions of dollars in fraudulently-obtained loan proceeds. Courtland Gettel and Jeffrey Greenberg generated the money by taking out huge loans against multi-million dollar homes in La Jolla and Del Mar, then pretending […]