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Tease photo for San Diego Mayor Promises More Money For 911 Dispatchers

San Diego Mayor Promises More Money For 911 Dispatchers

May 3
By Andrew Bowen

San Diego's problem with long wait times for 911 callers has been under intense media scrutiny. Mayor Kevin Faulconer is now promising more money for 911 dispatchers in his revised budget.

Tease photo for Gunman Opens Fire On SDPD Officer Investigating Gang Activity

Gunman Opens Fire On SDPD Officer Investigating Gang Activity

May 3
By City News Service

Someone opened fire on a plainclothes detective, leaving the officer unscathed but his unmarked car riddled with bullets. The incident happened in southeastern San Diego.

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Wildfires Cause Dip In New California Housing Units

May 2
By Associated Press

San Diego is still California's second-largest city, adding 12,000 residents to reach just under 1.4 million.

Tease photo for SDSU President Meets With Students About Anti-Muslim Fliers

SDSU President Meets With Students About Anti-Muslim Fliers

May 2
By Kristina Bravo

Members of the Muslim Student Association and Students for Justice in Palestine spoke Monday to SDSU President Elliot Hirshman and other university officials at a closed-door meeting.

Tease photo for San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer Discusses His Re-Election Bid

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer Discusses His Re-Election Bid

May 2
By Midday Edition

Despite some challengers, the incumbent is the candidate to beat in the upcoming June primary.

Tease photo for Survey: 15% Of SDSU Students Report Unwanted Sexual Contact Or Violence

Survey: 15% Of SDSU Students Report Unwanted Sexual Contact Or Violence

April 28
By Kristina Bravo

San Diego State University on Thursday released the results of a survey it conducted last year about sexual violence on campus.

Tease photo for Navy Commander Sentenced To Prison In Bribery Case

Navy Commander Sentenced To Prison In Bribery Case

April 29
By City News Service

A U.S. Navy commander who supplied classified ship schedules and information to a foreign defense contractor in exchange for gifts was sentenced to 78 months in federal prison.

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Brother, Others Related To San Bernardino Shooters Arrested

April 28
By Associated Press

Three people connected to one of the San Bernardino shooters, Syed Rizwan Farook, have been arrested in a marriage fraud conspiracy, federal prosecutors said Thursday.

Tease photo for SDSU President Apologizes To Students Protesting His Response To 'Islamophobic' Fliers

SDSU President Apologizes To Students Protesting His Response To 'Islamophobic' Fliers

April 27
By Midday Edition

About 70 students surrounded the police car San Diego State University President Elliot Hirshman was in, demanding an apology for his response to fliers that circulated on the campus two weeks ago.

Tease photo for San Diego's 911 Dispatcher Shortage Is Years Old

San Diego's 911 Dispatcher Shortage Is Years Old

April 27
By Andrew Bowen

The problem has gained attention after the death of a 3-day-old baby whose parents called 911 twice but hung up because of long wait times. The staffing shortage goes back years, and fixing it will take time.

Tease photo for Dog That Killed Mira Mesa Baby Has Been Put Down

Dog That Killed Mira Mesa Baby Has Been Put Down

April 27
By City News Service

The canine was euthanized early Wednesday afternoon at the request of the newborn's parents.

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Temporary Ban On Pot Shops In Unincorporated San Diego County Extended

April 27
By City News Service

By a unanimous vote of the Board of Supervisors, the temporary moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries remains in effect for 10 months in the unincorporated areas of San Diego County.

Tease photo for Death Of Mira Mesa Baby Highlights 911 Wait Time Problem

Death Of Mira Mesa Baby Highlights 911 Wait Time Problem

April 26
By Midday Edition

After the family dog bit the 3-day-old boy, his father called 911 twice but hung up both times when no dispatcher picked up. He waited 28 seconds the first time, then 34 seconds — far above national standards.

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Authorities Ask For Information On Murder Case From 2000

April 26
By City News Service

Authorities Tuesday renewed their call for information that could lead them to whoever killed a San Diego City College student in his downtown apartment 16 years ago.

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Board Votes To Support Legislation To Expand 2-1-1 Service Statewide

April 26
By City News Service

California Senate Bill 1212 was sponsored by State Sen. Ben Hueso (D-San Diego). If signed into law, SB 1212 would allow current 2-1-1 dialing networks to expand their service range to include the 20 counties in California that do not have the service.

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