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The flow of Russians and Ukrainians seeking asylum at the border increases

The flow of Russians and Ukrainians seeking asylum at the border increases

Border authorities have reduced the entry from Tijuana to San Diego through the fast access lanes from 10 to just four, in an attempt to prevent more migrants, including increasingly Russians and Ukrainians, from wanting to enter the country to surrender for asylum.
Meet South Bay's Community Partnership Prosecutor

Meet South Bay's Community Partnership Prosecutor

Deputy District Attorney Agustin Peña was selected to be one of four Community Partnership Prosecutors to step out of the courtroom, and into South Bay communities to problem-solve and prevent crime .
Drive-by shooting at H St trolley station leaves man injured

Drive-by shooting at H St trolley station leaves man injured

A man was left with a minor injury during a drive-by shooting at the H Street Station trolley station.
San Diego county officials discuss fentanyl crisis

San Diego county officials discuss fentanyl crisis

A sharp increase in drug overdose deaths in San Diego County brought together local, state, and federal officials on Friday to discuss ways to combat the growing fentanyl epidemic.
Judge gives man death sentence for killing SDPD police officer

Judge gives man death sentence for killing SDPD police officer

A jury recommended last year that Jesse Gomez receive the death penalty for the killing of Officer Jonathan "J.D." De Guzman
Smuggler with 59 live snakes and lizards arrested at the San Ysidro Port of Entry

Smuggler with 59 live snakes and lizards arrested at the San Ysidro Port of Entry

Herpetologists at the San Diego Zoo identified the live specimens that were contained in bags which included three dwarf boas, a Uribe’s false cat-eyed snake, a Pacific Coast parrot snake, and four conehead lizards. 
Three cars destroyed in Chula Vista fire

Three cars destroyed in Chula Vista fire

An overnight fire destroyed a line of classic cars in Chula Vista early Thursday morning off Main street. According to the Chula Vista Fire Department, the flames were reported around 2:45 a.m.
Airsoft Guns fired from moving cars in Chula Vista

Airsoft Guns fired from moving cars in Chula Vista

Chula Vista police are looking for unknown assailants who have shot pedestrians at least nine times with Airsoft Guns from moving cars in what appears to be a social media challenge.
Unidentified driver hospitalized after vehicle went off-road near the Sweetwater River

Unidentified driver hospitalized after vehicle went off-road near the Sweetwater River

The California Highway Patrol responded to reports of a vehicle that had driven down an embankment eastbound state Route 54 and west of Interstate 805 at around 4 a.m.
Two men arrested in connection to explosion of a pipe bomb at a San Diego hotel

Two men arrested in connection to explosion of a pipe bomb at a San Diego hotel

Police arrested Grover Preston Everett, 39, and Hans Jurgen Sarda, 30, on suspicion of possession of a destructive device, detonating a destructive device, and other associated offenses.