Sewage-Contaminated Runoff Force Closure Of Imperial Beach Shorelines

SAN DIEGO–The County of San Diego Department of Environmental Health has expanded the existing water contact closure area at the Tijuana Slough National Wildlife Refuge shoreline north to include all Imperial Beach shorelines. Sewage-contaminated runoff in the Tijuana River has been entering the Tijuana Estuary as a result of recent rainfall. Sample results indicate contamination […]

Authorities Seek Video Footage Of Home Invasion Robberies

SAN DIEGO–Detectives are seeking the public’s help in solving a series of home invasion robberies in San Diego. Authorities need video footage from home surveillance systems from locations of the robberies at 10700 Passerine Way, 11400 Aliento Court, 11300 Spring Meadow Lane, and 14200 Breezeway Place. Authorities say the robberies occurred last week from midnight […]

Man Stole Vehicle With Baby Inside

ESCONDIDO–A man who stole a vehicle with an infant inside it is still on the run, Escondido police said Thursday evening. The mother had placed her baby daughter in the car seat when she realized that she had forgotten something inside her residence, located in the 100 block of Rock Springs Road. The mother quickly […]

Oceanside Businessman Defrauds Investors By Selling Fake Stock In Medical Research Company

SAN DIEGO–A 64 year-old Oceanside businessman Thursday admitted swindling more than 160 people out of investments totaling nearly $2 million. As part of his plea to securities fraud charges, Greg Ruehle admitted being hired by local medical research firm ICB International, Inc., to identify investors who could fund their research.  Instead, Ruehle collected millions of dollars […]

Man Places Suspicious Container In Front Of CHP Vehicle At DMV

OCEANSIDE–A white adult male walking his dog placed an olive-colored metal container near the front right of a California Highway Patrol vehicle that was parked near the Oceanside DMV Friday morning. The officer was on duty performing job-related duties inside the DMV when he was made aware of the object placed near his patrol vehicle. The officer located […]

Police Recover Stolen Cyclo Bike Exhibit

SAN DIEGO–A Cyclo bike stolen January 28 from the front driveway area of a residence in the 3400 block of Central Avenue in San Diego has been found, San Diego police said Wednesday. On February 5, investigators from the San Diego Police Department Gang Unit conducted a probation search of a residence in the 4100 block […]

MCAS Miramar To Conduct Fire Training

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR–The MCAS Miramar Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting squadron is scheduled to conduct firefighting training on the airfield from Feb. 22 to Feb. 25 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The training will include a series of controlled burn exercises. The fires are part of the unit’s routine […]

Missing Oceanside Woman Found Safe In Carlsbad

OCEANSIDE–A 48 year-old woman reported missing Tuesday while walking her dog in the 100 block of Loma Alta has been found safe in Carlsbad. Oceanside police says Dawn Offerman, who suffers from diminished mental capacity, was found uninjured in a Carlsbad neighborhood.                

Pedestrian Fatally Injured In Sprinter Train Collision

SAN MARCOS–A pedestrian standing near the railroad tracks was struck and killed by a Sprinter train, Sheriff’s deputies said Tuesday. Deputies say the collision occurred on the railroad tracks at milepost marker 118.9, which is the pedestrian crossing at Marcos Street in San Marcos. A westbound Sprinter train was traveling at approximately 45 miles per […]

Oceanside Woman Missing

OCEANSIDE–Oceanside police  is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 47 year-old Oceanside woman who was last seen at approximately noon Tuesday walking her dog. Dawn Offerman was last seen in the 100 block of Loma Alta Drive in Oceanside. Offerman is a white female with a diminished mental capacity. She is five feet, six […]