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Wildfire Burning Near Yosemite Threatens 5,000 Structures

Wildfire Burning Near Yosemite Threatens 5,000 Structures

July 19
By Associated Press

A stubborn wildfire burning in the rugged mountains outside Yosemite National Park has placed nearly 5,000 structures under threat Wednesday.

San Diego Lifeguard Union Leader Sues City Alleging Retaliation By ...

San Diego Lifeguard Union Leader Sues City Alleging Retaliation By Fire Chief

July 18
By Amita Sharma

Ed Harris said he was threatened with a formal reprimand and investigated three times after he was critical of Fire Chief Brian Fennessy's push to have firefighters handle water-related emergencies.

San Diego County Approves Body Camera Funding For Sheriff's Deputies

San Diego County Approves Body Camera Funding For Sheriff's Deputies

July 18
By City News Service

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to spend more than $1.1 million to outfit sheriff's deputies with body-worn cameras.

Two Dozen Dogs In San Diego County Remain Unclaimed After July 4th ...

Two Dozen Dogs In San Diego County Remain Unclaimed After July 4th Fireworks

July 18
By City News Service

The county reported that from 9 p.m. on July 4 through July 8, animal control officers and residents brought in 191 stray or lost dogs to county shelters. Of those, just 94 were claimed by their owners.

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra Discusses Priorities, DA...

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra Discusses Priorities, DACA Program

July 18
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra spoke to San Diego business leaders Monday as part of the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce's "Good Government" speaker series.

Body Cameras To Be Considered For San Diego Sheriff's Deputies

Body Cameras To Be Considered For San Diego Sheriff's Deputies

July 17
By City News Service

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors is scheduled on Tuesday to consider spending more than $1.1 million to outfit sheriff's deputies with body-worn cameras.

US Forest Service Enacts Fire Restrictions In San Diego County

US Forest Service Enacts Fire Restrictions In San Diego County

July 17
By Tom Fudge

Due to recent wildfires, prevailing high temperatures and ongoing combustion threat levels, Cleveland National Forest will operate under elevated fire restrictions beginning Monday, the U.S. Forest Service announced.

San Diego Police Lt. Carole Beason Talks About Violence Against Peo...

San Diego Police Lt. Carole Beason Talks About Violence Against People Who Are Homeless

July 12
By Amita Sharma

California led the nation in 2016 in attacks against people who are homeless, and San Diego accounted for 5 percent of those assaults, according to the National Coalition for the Homeless.

Invisible But In Danger: San Diego’s Homeless Are Targets For Attacks

Invisible But In Danger: San Diego’s Homeless Are Targets For Attacks

July 11
By Amita Sharma

California led the nation last year in attacks against people who are homeless, and San Diego accounted for five percent of those assaults, according to the National Coalition for the Homeless.

City Heights Group Proposes Counseling Instead Of Suspension In SD ...

City Heights Group Proposes Counseling Instead Of Suspension In SD Unified Schools

July 10
By Tarryn Mento

San Diego Unified School District's Board of Education will vote on a community-driven policy that would entitle students to address conflicts through restorative practices instead of punitive measures.

San Diego Firefighters Help Battle State's Largest Wildfire

San Diego Firefighters Help Battle State's Largest Wildfire

July 9
By Associated Press, City News Service

Fire crews from the San Diego area have been deployed to help battle the nearly 24,000-acre Alamo Fire in San Luis Obispo County, the largest of 14 wildfires currently burning across California.

San Diego Firefighters Who Helped Deliver A Child Receive Visit Fro...

San Diego Firefighters Who Helped Deliver A Child Receive Visit From Family

July 6
By City News Service

San Diego firefighters who helped deliver a child in Sorrento Mesa received a visit Thursday from the newborn and his grateful parents.

San Diego Authorities: Remember, Fireworks Are Illegal

San Diego Authorities: Remember, Fireworks Are Illegal

July 4
By City News Service

Using illegal fireworks can lead to a possible fine up to $50,000, as well as jail or prison time up to one year, authorities warned.

Experts Say There Is High Chance Of Wildfires Through October

Experts Say There Is High Chance Of Wildfires Through October

July 3
By City News Service

Hotter than average temperatures, fewer summer storms than normal and an abundance of fuel created by California's wet winter will result in an above-average possibility of large wildfires this summer and fall in much of San Diego County, a new report said.

California's Gun Control Efforts Suffer 2 Legal Setbacks

California's Gun Control Efforts Suffer 2 Legal Setbacks

June 30
By Associated Press

California's efforts to strengthen what already are some of the nation's strictest gun laws took two blows this week, the latest coming when a federal judge blocked a law set to take effect Saturday that would have barred gun owners from possessing high-capacity ammunition magazines.

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