Escondido Man Kidnapped, Sexually Assaulted In Carlsbad

CARLSBAD–An Escondido man was kidnapped and sexually assaulted by another man Thursday at a motel in Carlsbad, authorities said. Carlsbad police responded to a 9-1-1 call at a motel in the 700 block of Macadamia Drive. The call was made from a victim who claimed to have been kidnapped in Escondido. The dispatcher obtained suspect information […]

Suspicious Bag Reported At Wells Fargo Bank In Carlsbad

CARLSBAD–Carlsbad police and fire department responded to the report of a suspicious bag found at a Wells Fargo Bank inside the Vons grocery store, Carlsbad police said Thursday. The incident was reported just before 10 a.m. inside the store, located at 6951 El Camino Real, authorities said. A witness described the bag as a black […]

Oceanside Civic Library To Close For Improvements

OCEANSIDE–Starting October 31, the Civic Center Library in downtown Oceanside, will temporarily close for improvements. The library, located at 330 North Coast Highway, may partly re-open to the public as soon as late November, and is planned to fully re-open no later than January. There will be limited access to the Civic Center Community Rooms […]

Search Warrant Served At Fallbrook Marijuana Dispensary

FALLBROOK–In recent weeks, the Fallbrook Crime Suppression Team has made numerous contacts with people leaving the Golden State CBD Marijuana Dispensary. During nearly every contact, marijuana or marijuana products were found on the person who had just left the dispensary. The dispensary, located in the 600 East Alvarado Street in Fallbrook, is within 600 feet […]

Oceanside Announce Recipient Of Senior Of The Year At Expo

OCEANSIDE–The City’s Parks and Recreation Commission and the Senior Standing Committee announced the winner of the Senior of the Year Award in Oceanside at Wednesday’s Senior Expo. The Senior of the Year was awarded to Oceanside resident Sylvia Spiva. She received a Proclamation from Mayor Jim Wood, and a plaque that will hang at the […]

Authorities Offer $1,000 Reward For Information On Liquor Store Burglary Suspects

ENCINITAS–San Diego Crime Stoppers and Sheriff’s department investigators are asking for the public’s help to locate two men wanted in connection with the burglary of a liquor store in Encinitas. The robbery occurred just after 4:30 a.m. on September 13 at the Village Spirit Shop, located at 1552 Encinitas Boulevard in Encinitas.  Two men gained entry into […]

Oceanside Recieves Beacon Spotlight Award

OCEANSIDE–The City of Oceanside was honored Thursday with a Beacon Spotlight Award at the League of California Cities annual conference in Long Beach. Oceanside received a Gold Level award for Sustainability Best Practices from the League and the Institute of Local Government. Deputy Mayor Chuck Lowery accepted the award on behalf of the city. “The […]

Coaster Train Emergency Drill To Take Place In Del Mar

DEL MAR–North County Transit District will hold an emergency drill this Saturday along the coastal rail corridor in Del Mar, near the fairgrounds. The emergency drill will be conducted in cooperation with local first responder agencies, and seeks to evaluate current protocols, guidelines, and inter-agency communications. Residents should not be alarmed to see the Coaster train stopped […]

Two People Injured In Watercraft Collision On Agua Hedionda Lagoon

CARLSBAD–Two people were injured when their personal watercrafts collided in a Carlsbad lagoon Wednesday afternoon, Carlsbad police reported today. The collision occurred just before 4 p.m. on the Agua Hedionda lagoon. The operators were on rented personal watercrafts when they collided. The collision caused major head injuries to a 47-year-old male from Fontana. The injured party was […]

Cal State San Marcos Student Diagnosed With Mumps

SAN DIEGO–A student at California State University, San Marcos was diagnosed with mumps and may have exposed others on campus, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency said Wednesday. The health agency said students may have been exposed to the contagious disease between Sept. 6 to 9 and 12 to 14, between 9 […]