Man Arrested For Theft Of Medical Machines

CARLSBAD–Police arrested a Los Angeles man Wednesday for the alleged theft of three medical machines at a Carlsbad business. Earlier Wednesday, the detective, working with other detectives, conducted an undercover operation which resulted in the arrest of one of the suspects, Floyd Brown. Brown is a 50 year-old resident of Los Angeles County. During the operation, […]

Westfield Mall Security Guard Arrested, Charged With Bomb Hoax

CARLSBAD–Detectives arrested a Westfield Mall security guard for planting a fake bomb and for reporting a false bomb threat at the mall, Carlsbad police said Wednesday. The security guard, Abraham Nava, a 21 year-old resident of Vista, was taken to Carlsbad police department. Nava complained of chest pains and was transported to a local hospital for evaluation. He […]

Nominees Sough For 2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Service Award

OCEANSIDE–The City of Oceanside is seeking nominees for the 2016 Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award. This annual award honors residents of the City who have made a significant contribution of time and energy to improve community life, promote positive community development, and enhance the lives of individuals and neighborhoods in the City. The […]

Man Found Stabbed In Encinitas

ENCINITAS–An adult male is recovering from his injuries after he was found stabbed in Encinitas, Sheriff’s deputies say. Deputies from the North Coastal Sheriff’s Station responded to a report of a stabbing victim who was lying down at the corner of Encinitas Boulevard and Calle Magdalena in Encinitas. The victim, an adult male, was conscious […]

Female Pedestrian Dies In Train Collision

OCEANSIDE–A female pedestrian died after she was struck by a southbound Amtrak train in Oceanside, a Sheriff’s deputy spokesman said Wednesday. Deputies from the Sheriff’s Department Transit Enforcement Unit responded to a report of a train collision with a pedestrian just north of the Cassidy Street grade crossing. According to witnesses, southbound Amtrak Train #790 […]

Suspicious Man Follows Oak Crest Middle School Teens

ENCINITAS–Sheriff’s deputies are searching for a man wanted for inappropriately touching himself as he followed two girls walking home from Oak Crest Middle School in Encinitas. Deputies say the incident occurred on September 24 around 3 p.m. on Via Cantebria. The teenage girls told deputies a man in a car made a U-turn so he […]

Man Arrested In Traffic Collision Involving Stolen Vehicle

SAN MARCOS–A man was arrested for his alleged involvement in a traffic collision with a stolen vehicle, a San Marcos Sheriff’s deputy spokesman said Sunday. Deputies received a call of a vehicle rollover collision near Craven Road and South Twin Oaks Valley Road, near California State University, San Marcos. Deputies were en route when they […]

Oceanside Man Arrested For Assaulting Woman

OCEANSIDE–A man was arrested by Oceanside police Sunday for allegedly assaulting and injuring a 67 year-old woman at the beach. This morning Oceanside police dispatched received calls from Oceanside Lifeguards and individuals regarding a person matching the description of the suspect in the assault. Officers located the suspect, later identified as 30 year-old Isaac Pettigrew, […]

Man Arrested For Residential Burglary, Attempted Carjacking

OCEANSIDE–A 36 year-old male was arrested today and charged with residential burglary and attempted carjacking, an Oceanside police spokesman said Thursday. Officers responded to a residential burglary alarm in the 1900 block of South Pacific Street. While attempting to contain the residence, the suspect, later identified as James Lance Craig, fled from the house and […]

Bomb Threat At Westfield Carlsbad Mall‏

CARLSBAD–An unknown male called 911 and reported a bomb threat at the J.C. Penney store in the Westfield Carlsbad Mall, a Carlsbad police spokesman said Wednesday.  At 8:20 p.m., Carlsbad police received notification from Oceanside police of a bomb threat at the mall. Carlsbad officers and Carlsbad fire crews responded to the scene and evacuated all occupants of […]