Three Injured In Vehicle Collision

OCEANSIDE—Two drivers and a passenger were injured in a vehicle collision on Oceanside and College Boulevards, Oceanside police said on Sunday. Officers say the collision occurred when a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu was turning onto northbound College Blvd. from eastbound Oceanside Blvd. and collided with a 2001 Ford Expedition that was travelling southbound on College Blvd. […]

Pedestrian Struck By Train

ENCINITAS—A male pedestrian is recovering from his injuries at a local hospital after being struck by a north bound Amtrak train, Sheriff’s deputies said on Saturday. The male sustained injury to his right arm and was transported to Scripps La Jolla Hospital. Witnesses say the male was attempting to cross the tracks along the 1400 […]

Oceanside To Offer Free Bicycle Traffic Skills Course

OCEANSIDE–The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division will be offering a free Bicycle Traffic Skills Course once per month in 2014. This class is designed for people who enjoy bicycling recreationally or for those who commute to work on a bike. The class meets twice, offering riders a classroom session and a practical road […]

Keep Pets Safe On 4th Of July

File photo: San Diego County News

ENCINITAS–There’s nothing independent about Independence Day for a family whose pet has run away. Your Rancho Coastal Humane Society in Encinitas is reminding owners that more American pets run away on the 4th of July than any other day of the year. “The best thing you can do is prevent it from happening,” says RCHS […]

Police Search For Suspect Who Robbed U.S. Bank

Unidentified robber.

ESCONDIDO–The FBI and Escondido Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance to identify an unknown male who robbed the U.S. Bank branch inside the Albertsons grocery store last week. On June 26, at approximately 3:30 p.m., a white male robbed the U.S. Bank branch located inside the Albertsons at 1509 East Valley Parkway in Escondido. […]

Couple Arrested After Vehicle Pursuit

SAN MARCOS–Patrol unit from the San Marcos Station attempted a traffic stop on a black Dodge Durango at Nordahl Road and El Norte Parkway Road for running a red signal light. The vehicle failed to yield and was pursued southbound on Interstate 15. The vehicle eventually exited the freeway at Via Rancho Parkway and entered […]

Homeowner Arrested For Firing Gun At Two Pedestrians

VALLEY CENTER–Valley Center deputies responded to a radio call for a report of a suspect who fired a gun at two pedestrians after accusing them of trespassing. Deputies met with the victims at Kiavo Drive and Siesta Lane. The victims’ claimed they were on a “nature walk” on Kiavo Drive when they were confronted by […]

Firearms Seized During Parole Search

OCEANSIDE–A parolee was arrested after Oceanside police discovered firearms in his Oceanside home on Wednesday. Detectives of the Special Enforcement Services (SES) unit and officers from the Oceanside Police Department conducted a parole search of Ernest Napper’s residence in the 3800 block of Sherbourne Drive. SES suspected Napper of being in possession of at least […]

Woman Found Deceased In Carlsbad

CARLSBAD–Detectives are investigating the cause of death of an unidentified female found in an undeveloped brush area in Carlsbad. On May 12, at 7:29 p.m., Carlsbad police received a call to investigate suspicious circumstances in the 3700 Block of Haymar Drive in Carlsbad. Upon arrival officers located the deceased female. Detectives are following investigative leads […]

Escondido Police Search For Armed Juvenile

ESCONDIDO–Detectives are searching for an armed juvenile who fled from Escondido police officers after they spotted him near East Mission Avenue on Tuesday. At approximately 6:30 p.m., officers observed the juvenile in the area of 900 E. Mission Avenue.  He was known by the officers to be a suspect in a recent report of an assault with a deadly […]