SAN DIEGO–District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis today announced criminal charges against five defendants in a wide-ranging public corruption case involving Sweetwater Union High School District School Board members, the former district superintendent and a South Bay contractor—all of whom were involved in a “pay-for-play” culture with businesses that were awarded voter-approved bond projects worth hundreds of […]
SAN DIEGO–San Diego County Crime Stoppers unveiled a new billboard publicizing a $55,000 reward for information on the unsolved murder of Ron Harnish. Harnish, a member of the Navy, was shot and killed on December 27, 2006 in San Diego. The billboard is on the corner of 30th and G Street which is a few […]
SAN DIEGO–Benjamin Arellano-Felix, the former leader of the Tijuana Cartel/Arellano-Felix Organization (AFO) entered a guilty plea in federal court in San Diego today. Arellano-Felix was extradited by the government of Mexico to the United States on April 29, 2011, to face charges in the Southern District of California for narcotics trafficking, money laundering and organized […]
SAN DIEGO–San Diego Sex Crimes detectives arrested a priest for the sexual assault of a 20 year-old woman in Southcrest. Jose Davila, 53, voluntarily turned himself into detectives on January 1 at 9:30 a.m. Davila is a priest at St. Jude’s church located at 3751 Boston Avenue in the city of San Diego. On December […]
SAN DIEGO–More than 500 new vehicles from various manufactures were exhibited for four days at the San Diego Convention in downtown San Diego. The 2012 San Diego International Auto Show, presented by the New Car Dealers Association of San Diego, showcased vehicles from Honda, Mercedes-Benz, Lexus, Volvo, Acura, Lincoln, GM, Kia, BMW, Nissan, Volkswagen, Toyota, […]
SAN DIEGO–A fire that damaged a San Diego church was caused by an arsonist, says fire investigators. Firefighters responded Friday morning to a fire at the Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall in University Heights. Investigators found burned church literatures and the numbers “666” on the building. On December 20, a fire was deliberately set at the […]
Highlights of Wednesday’s Big Bay Balloon Parade in downtown San Diego.
Josephina Yolanda Lopez was last seen on December 23 at 11 a.m. Lopez, a Long Beach resident, was visiting her family at 523 Doolittle Ave. in San Diego. She told family members she wanted to go to the CVS store located at 3300 Palm Avenue. She walked to the CVS store by herself but has […]
If you’re getting behind the wheel after a few drinks, you may find yourself rolling through a DUI checkpoint, followed by a trip to jail.
SAN DIEGO–In a sign that the good times are returning for global automakers, the San Diego International Auto Show announced that Mercedes-Benz USA and Mitsubishi Motors America will be exhibiting at this year’s auto show. “We are thrilled that these two automakers have chosen to return to the auto show,” said Leap. “It’s our goal […]