Former Family Jewish Community Center CFO Sentenced For Embezzling Over $400,000

SAN DIEGO–An former chief financial officer was sentenced today to 12 months and one day in jail for embezzling over $400,000 from the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center in La Jolla. U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw remarked that the “depth of the crime is startling” and criticized 59 year-old Nancy Johnson’s “selfish, decadent spending at […]

San Diego’s New 1.3-Acre Public Park Opens In Downtown East Village

SAN DIEGO–Fault Line Park in East Village is officially open to the public, marking the first City of San Diego park to open in nearly a decade to serve the growing downtown community. The 1.3-acre public park is the result of a unique public-private partnership between Civic San Diego, the City of San Diego and […]

Amtrak Train Collides With Truck

SAN DIEGO–An Amtrak train collided with a delivery truck Friday on the railroad tracks at the West Washington Street grade crossing, near the intersection of West Washington Street and Pacific Highway in San Diego. The Sheriff’s Railroad Enforcement Deputies said the truck was at the intersection of West Washington Street and the frontage road, with a […]

Crime Stoppers Offers Reward On Identity Of Walmart Attempted Robber

SAN DIEGO–Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Robbery Unit are asking for assistance from the public to help identify and locate a suspect wanted for an attempted robbery at the Walmart Neighborhood Market in the Logan Heights area. On July 17, at 12:07 p.m., an unknown suspect approached the service counter […]

Sexually Violent Predator Ordered Back To Treatment‏

SAN DIEGO–Gary Snavely, a diagnosed pedophile and sexually-violent predator was ordered by Judge Louis Hanoian to return to Coalinga State Hospital after violating the terms of his release. The violations included misuse of medications, failing to remain appropriately clothed at all times on his property while in public view, and failing to report any and […]

General Atomics Pays Back Wages To 900 Employees Nationwide

SAN DIEGO–U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division found General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc., a San Diego-based manufacturer of unmanned aircraft and surveillance systems under contract with the U.S. Air Force, violated the federal wage requirements in paying 901 employees at job sites throughout the U.S., including the China Lake Naval Weapons Center in […]

MCAS MiraMar To Conduct Fire Burn Saturday

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR–The Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Fire Department is scheduled to conduct an annual burn from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. The burn is in preparation for the upcoming MCAS Miramar Air Show, scheduled October 2 to 4. The burn is conducted to support the pyrotechnics display conducted by […]

MCAS Miramar Change Of Command‏ Ceremony This Friday

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar–The commanding officer of Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Col. John P. Farnam, is scheduled to relinquish command to Col. Jason G. Woodworth in a ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar on Friday. Farnam took command of MCAS Miramar July 25, 2012. Under his command, MCAS Miramar successfully maintained and […]

Search Warrants Served In San Marcos Theft Investigation

SAN MARCOS–Sheriff’s Detectives from the San Marcos Station served search warrants on storage unit facilities in San Marcos, Escondido, and Oceanside as part of an investigation into a series of thefts where suspects broke into storage units and stole the contents. Detectives recovered a lot of stolen property and are currently taking inventory of it […]

San Diegans Register For Life-Saving Apps

SAN DIEGO–More than 35,000 San Diego County residents now receive alerts on their phones letting them know of a chance to save someone’s life nearby. That’s how many people have downloaded and registered for the PulsePoint Respond app in the past year since it launched locally. The app, which is free, lets users trained in […]