Monday, October 23, 2006
The incident shocked the community. The fallout has resulted in calls for better lighting and police protection. An off-duty officer circulated a flier at a community meeting about the assaults. The flier argued the incident shows the police department is understaffed. One of the persons arrested for the crime is 17 years old, but the police chief and district attorney say they’ll ask to have him tried as an adult.
- Kevin Faulconer , councilman for San Diego District 2 which includes the beach neighborhoods and downtown.