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United Way of SD County extends Back to School Drive deadline

United Way of SD County extends Back to School Drive deadline

The United Way of San Diego County (UWSD) extended its annual “Back To School Drive” through Sept. 9 to gather new supplies for local students and families in need.
San Diego County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved proposals addressing jail deaths

San Diego County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved proposals addressing jail deaths

With this year’s county jail death toll of 15 individuals, the county said it is on track to outpace last year’s 18, the previous high mark in recent years.
Federal officials locates 17 alleged trafficking victims in nationwide initiative

Federal officials locates 17 alleged trafficking victims in nationwide initiative

The Federal Bureau of Investigation worked with its state and local partners in the first two weeks of August as a part of Operation Cross Country.
Man, 69, Killed in South Bay Stabbing

Man, 69, Killed in South Bay Stabbing

The fatal assault at 45 E. 26th St. in National City was reported at about 3:45 a.m., according to police.
Former San Diego Vice Detective indicted in Illicit Massage Business Scheme

Former San Diego Vice Detective indicted in Illicit Massage Business Scheme

According to the U.S. Attorney’s office, the businesses sold commercial sex under the guise of offering therapeutic massage services.
Authorities arrest 17 year old boy  in connection to attempted sexual assault in Lincoln Acres

Authorities arrest 17 year old boy in connection to attempted sexual assault in Lincoln Acres

The teenager is facing felony charges, which include kidnapping to commit rape or robbery, assault with intent to commit rape, assault by means likely to cause bodily injury and robbery. 
Federal Authorities dub the San Diego region an "epicenter" for fentanyl trafficking

Federal Authorities dub the San Diego region an "epicenter" for fentanyl trafficking

San Diego and Imperial counties seized 5,091 pounds of fentanyl from October of 2021 to this June, which is around 60% of all fentanyl seized across all ports of entry in the nation.
Man sentenced to 68 months in prison for assaulting a CBP officer at the San Ysidro Port of Entry

Man sentenced to 68 months in prison for assaulting a CBP officer at the San Ysidro Port of Entry

Rene Robert Ruiz, 55, was handed a 68-month prison sentence for assaulting a Customs and Border Protection Officer at the San Ysidro Port of Entry when attempting to enter the United States from Mexico.
San Bernardino county murder suspect apprehended in Chula Vista

San Bernardino county murder suspect apprehended in Chula Vista

Daniella Hess Prieto, 40, is suspected of fatally shooting a 56-year-old man in the high-desert community of Wonder Valley.
Bi-National Operation Yields Rifle, Ammunition, Makeshift Ladders

Bi-National Operation Yields Rifle, Ammunition, Makeshift Ladders

The U.S. Border Patrol Agents seized a loaded rifle magazine and 29 makeshift ladders used to scale the border wall in a recent binational operation near Otay Mountain California.