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Crime Rate In San Diego Drops To Lowest In Decades

Crime Rate In San Diego Drops To Lowest In Decades

Feb. 14
By Jean Guerrero, City News Service

City leaders Tuesday hailed statistics for calendar year 2016 that showed San Diego crime rates dropped to their lowest levels in four decades.

One Dead In Plane Crash North Of Ramona

One Dead In Plane Crash North Of Ramona

Feb. 12
By Tom Fudge

A 20-year-old woman died when a small plane that was carrying three people crashed. The crash occurred north of Ramona in the Cleveland National Forest.

Old Faucets Taint Water At San Ysidro Schools

Old Faucets Taint Water At San Ysidro Schools

Feb. 9
By Erik Anderson

The San Ysidro School District has shut off the water taps and brought in bottled water to students and staff at three schools.

San Diego Council Committee Unanimously Backs Drone Regulations

San Diego Council Committee Unanimously Backs Drone Regulations

Feb. 8
By City News Service

Regulations that would allow local agencies to enforce safe operations of drone aircraft in San Diego were given unanimous initial backing Wednesday by the City Council's Public Safety and Livable Neighborhoods Committee.

San Diego Gun Owners Applaud Supreme Court Nominee

San Diego Gun Owners Applaud Supreme Court Nominee

Feb. 3
By Susan Murphy

Quickly backed by the National Rifle Association, President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch is also getting applause from San Diego gun owners who want some of California’s six tough new gun laws to be challenged in the High Court.

Three Fallbrook High Students Arrested For Allegedly Taking Gun To ...

Three Fallbrook High Students Arrested For Allegedly Taking Gun To School

Feb. 3
By City News Service

Police arrested three Fallbrook High School students Friday for allegedly bringing a loaded pistol to school.

Man Armed With Knife At Chollas-Mead  Elementary School Surrenders ...

Man Armed With Knife At Chollas-Mead Elementary School Surrenders To Police

Feb. 1
By City News Service

A knife-wielding man who climbed onto the roof of a building at Chollas-Mead Elementary School Wednesday morning, prompting a lockdown and law enforcement standoff, has been taken into custody.

Police Oversight Group Is Drowning in Death Cases

Police Oversight Group Is Drowning in Death Cases

Feb. 1
Kelly Davis / Voice of San Diego

The Citizens’ Law Enforcement Review Board, an independent oversight body that investigates complaints against county law enforcement officers, has more open death cases than at any time in its history.

Lawyer Alleges San Diego Traffic Court Collection Agency Shakes Dow...

Lawyer Alleges San Diego Traffic Court Collection Agency Shakes Down Poor

Jan. 31
By Amita Sharma

Californians overwhelmed by unpaid traffic tickets have two months left to apply for amnesty intended to offer impoverished drivers a path out of mounting fines and suspended driver’s licenses, but there are complaints over the county’s operation of the program.

San Diego Professor Finds Sanctuary Counties Are Safer And Economic...

San Diego Professor Finds Sanctuary Counties Are Safer And Economically Stronger

Jan. 30
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

Amid President Trump’s executive action on so-called sanctuary cities, a new analysis by UC San Diego political science professor Tom Wong examines the effects of sanctuary policies on crime and the economy.

Lawyer Calls Traffic Fines Punishment Of The Poor

Lawyer Calls Traffic Fines Punishment Of The Poor

Jan. 30
By Amita Sharma

The age of debtor’s prisons may be over. But some say punishing the have-nots is not. They say the cost of being poor in one San Diego County traffic court may be getting expensive.

New Program At Donovan Prison Will Train Inmates As Entrepreneurs

New Program At Donovan Prison Will Train Inmates As Entrepreneurs

Jan. 30
By Claire Trageser

Inmates at a state prison in Otay Mesa can now begin a one-year program that will train them in entrepreneurial skills and end with a "Shark Tank" style pitching session to venture capitalists.

Protesters Gather At San Diego Airport To Protest Trump's Immigrati...

Protesters Gather At San Diego Airport To Protest Trump's Immigration Order

Jan. 29
By City News Service

Another protest at San Diego International Airport's Terminal Two was planned for Sunday, as a follow up to the Saturday demonstrations at Lindbergh Field and around the nation to oppose President Donald Trump's immigration orders.

Wife Of Man Tied To San Bernardino Shooters Admits To Marriage Sham

Wife Of Man Tied To San Bernardino Shooters Admits To Marriage Sham

Jan. 27
By Associated Press

The wife of a man accused of aiding the shooters in the San Bernardino terror attack pleaded guilty Thursday in an immigration fraud case and admitted that her marriage was a sham, federal prosecutors said.

Program Focuses On Tracking Air Pollution At US-Mexico Border

Program Focuses On Tracking Air Pollution At US-Mexico Border

Jan. 23
By Erik Anderson

San Ysidro residents may know soon whether the heavy traffic that moves through their community is carrying an air pollution risk.