Bike Coalition Launch Outreach For Walk, Bike Campaign

SAN DIEGO–The San Diego County Bike Coalition bolsters its partnership with the City of Chula Vista’s Recreation Department and Circulate San Diego to start its business outreach efforts as a part of the year-long Walk and Bike Chula Vista campaign. The SANDAG-funded program will encourage local businesses to in turn encourage their customers to use […]

Man Attempts Abduction Of 11-Year-Old Child In Imperial Beach

IMPERIAL BEACH–Authorities are searching for a male adult who attempted to abducted a juvenile in Imperial Beach Wednesday afternoon, Sheriff’s department said Thursday. Investigators say between 5:00 and 5:15 p.m., an 11-year-old was riding a scooter on 13 Street and Fern Avenue in Imperial Beach. A newer model (2015-2016) Royal Blue, lifted Ford F250 pick-up, […]

Supervisor Cox Host Grandparents Symposium In Chula Vista

CHULA VISTA–County Supervisor Greg Cox will host a free event Saturday for grandparents who are raising their own grandchildren. The South Region Grandparents Raising Grandchildren symposium will run from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Harborside Elementary School, 681 Naples Street in Chula Vista. The event will provide resources, skills building, legal guardianship options, a […]

Authorities Identify Otay West Homicide Victim

SAN DIEGO–Authorities have released the name of a male found fatally shot on a road in National City early Saturday morning. The victim has been identified as 38-year-old, Miguel Angel Villalobos. Villalobos’ family resided in Imperial Beach and he grew up in the National City.On Saturday just before 4 a.m., San Diego police received a […]

County Lifts Imperial Beach, Silver Strand Shorelines Closure

SAN DIEGO–The Department of Environmental Health has lifted the water contact closure for the Imperial Beach and Silver Strand shorelines. This includes the beach-line from the south end of Seacoast Drive to Avenida Lunar in Coronado. Recent water quality testing conducted by agency confirms that water quality meets State health standards at these beaches. The […]

Sewage-Contaminated Runoff Closes 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 and Imperial Beach shorelines north to include the Silver Strand shoreline up to Avenida Lunar. Sewage-contaminated runoff in the Tijuana River has been entering the Tijuana Estuary as a result […]

Two People Found Fatally Shot In Imperial Beach

IMPERIAL BEACH–A man and a woman were found fatally shot inside their bedroom Sunday evening in Imperial Beach, according to homicide detectives. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call just after 5 p.m. from a home in the 300 block of Imperial Beach Blvd. The caller said while at home he heard two gunshots come […]

Sewage Spill Closes Portions Of Glorietta Bay In Coronado

SAN DIEGO–An estimated 3,725 gallon sewage spill occurred Tuesday afternoon at two locations in Coronado adjacent to Glorietta Bay. While a contractor was working on a sewer system construction project for the City of Coronado, a pump became overwhelmed causing sewage to surface in several locations. Approximately 200 gallons of sewage was recovered by work crews and […]

Drunk Driver Hits Two Pedestrians Outside A Bar

IMPERIAL BEACH–Sheriff’s deputies Friday arrested an alleged drunk driver who drove onto a sidewalk and hit two pedestrians standing outside a bar in Imperial Beach. Traffic investigators say just after 9 p.m. a 2007 Ford Sport Trac Explorer XLT, driven by a 36-year-old male resident of Imperial Beach, was travelling westbound in the 1000 block […]

Couple Carries Body Of Child Inside Duffle Bag

SAN DIEGO–A couple headed to Mexico Tuesday afternoon were arrested by Mexican authorities at the U.S./Mexico border after finding the body of a two-year-old girl stuffed inside a duffel bag. U.S. authorities arrested 43-year-old Mercy Mary Becerra and 39-year-old Johnny Lewis Hartley, both from Whittier, CA. The couple was booked into jail on one count of murder. San Diego […]