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Man Shot By Deputies In Vista Dies From Injuries

Man Shot By Deputies In Vista Dies From Injuries

Aug. 15
By City News Service

An alleged gang member who was shot by sheriff's deputies while armed with knives following a brief pursuit in Vista that ended in a crash has died from his injuries, authorities said Monday.

Crossing The Railroad Tracks In North County Could Cost You $500

Crossing The Railroad Tracks In North County Could Cost You $500

Aug. 11
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

More than 50 people have been ticketed since Aug. 1 by the North County Transit District for crossing the railroad tracks. Trespassers can be fined up to $500.

San Diego Police Reach Out To Children In City Heights

San Diego Police Reach Out To Children In City Heights

Aug. 11
By Susan Murphy

San Diego police officers spent time with kids in City Heights this week as part of an effort to build relationships and trust in the wake of police and community tensions across the country.

Brush Fires In Deer Springs Near Containment

Brush Fires In Deer Springs Near Containment

Aug. 11
By City News Service

A pair of brush fires that blackened around three dozen acres alongside Interstate 15 in the Deer Springs area were 95 percent contained Thursday morning.

Two People Attempt To Cross Into Mexico With Dead Child In Duffel Bag

Two People Attempt To Cross Into Mexico With Dead Child In Duffel Bag

Aug. 10
By City News Service

Two Whittier residents were behind bars in San Diego County Wednesday after a young child was found dead in a duffel bag one of them was carrying when they crossed into Mexico.

Brush Fire Near I-15 60% Contained

Brush Fire Near I-15 60% Contained

Aug. 10
By City News Service

A pair of brush fires alongside Interstate 15 in the Deer Springs area scorched an estimated 35 combined acres.

Containment Of Brush Fire Near I-15 Increases

Containment Of Brush Fire Near I-15 Increases

Aug. 8
By KPBS News, City News Service

Crews were working to extinguish a brush fire that started Monday afternoon alongside Interstate 15, near Gopher Canyon Road and Castle Creek County Club in unincorporated Escondido.

City Heights Apartment Fire Sends Six People To Hospital

City Heights Apartment Fire Sends Six People To Hospital

Aug. 9
By City News Service

Three residents, a firefighter and a police officer suffered smoke inhalation and were taken to a hospital along with a firefighter who sustained a minor burn injury.

Firefighting Helicopter Returns To San Diego

Firefighting Helicopter Returns To San Diego

Aug. 8
By Erik Anderson

San Diego County officials are cheering the return of a huge helicopter crane that will help with aerial firefighting over the next three months. This is the seventh year the large chopper would be deployed as part of the county's firefighting fleet.

Memorial For San Diego Officer Killed In 2011 Follows Funeral Of Sl...

Memorial For San Diego Officer Killed In 2011 Follows Funeral Of Slain Cop

Aug. 8
By Tarryn Mento

After one fallen San Diego cop was laid to rest last week, officers are preparing to honor another. A pre-planned celebration of life for fallen Officer Jeremy Henwood comes at a painful time for the Police Department.

Suspect Dead In Santee SWAT Standoff

Suspect Dead In Santee SWAT Standoff

Aug. 5
By City News Service

A man holed up inside an East County home Friday afternoon following a domestic dispute and refused to surrender to deputies, leading to a standoff with a SWAT team.

Memorial Honors 'Courageous, Selfless' Slain San Diego Police Officer

Memorial Honors 'Courageous, Selfless' Slain San Diego Police Officer

Aug. 5
By KPBS News, City News Service

Grieving family members, law enforcement colleagues and political leaders gathered Friday to bid farewell to San Diego police Officer Jonathan De Guzman. He was killed last week in the line of duty.

Procession For Slain San Diego Police Officer To Cause Congestion O...

Procession For Slain San Diego Police Officer To Cause Congestion On Freeways

Aug. 5
By City News Service

The first of the two ceremonial motorcades for Jonathan "J.D." De Guzman will begin about 9 a.m. and necessitate a closure of eastbound Interstate 8 from I-15 to Greenfield Drive in El Cajon, where a midday memorial ceremony is planned.

Slain San Diego Police Officer Honored At Funeral Mass

Slain San Diego Police Officer Honored At Funeral Mass

Aug. 4
By City News Service

San Diego police gang-enforcement Officer Jonathan "J.D." De Guzman was gunned down last week in a Southcrest-area neighborhood.

Witness Says Azano's San Diego Mayoral Campaign Donations For Duman...

Witness Says Azano's San Diego Mayoral Campaign Donations For Dumanis Seemed 'Fishy'

Aug. 4
By Amita Sharma

Mexican billionaire Jose Susumo Azano Matsura is accused of unlawfully channeling nearly $600,000 to San Diego candidates.