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San Diego county gets more than $18M in restitution from Charter School fraud scheme

San Diego county gets more than $18M in restitution from Charter School fraud scheme

San Diego County received $37.5 million in fines in part of a Superior Court judgment in connection with the A3 Charter School corruption scandal that defrauded public schools from tens of millions of funds.
SD County Sheriff's department implements new intake screening process

SD County Sheriff's department implements new intake screening process

The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department launched new procedures to improve healthcare services and expand the Medication-Assisted Treatment program at three intake facilities.
Sheriff's Department to host open house at Southwestern College

Sheriff's Department to host open house at Southwestern College

The San Diego Sheriff’s Department is hosting a job fair on Saturday at Southwestern College to teach community members about the variety of positions the department offers.
AG Rob Bonta warns of facilities impersonating abortion care clinics

AG Rob Bonta warns of facilities impersonating abortion care clinics

California Attorney General Rob Bonta issued a consumer alert warning about the limited and potentially misleading reproductive health services provided by crisis pregnancy centers to discourage pregnant people from abortion.
San Diego man pleads guilty to selling counterfeit pills that caused death of thirty-five-year-old

San Diego man pleads guilty to selling counterfeit pills that caused death of thirty-five-year-old

Saul Caro, 33, admitted to selling pills that killed a 35-year-old San Diego man identified only as M.S. in court records.
Chula Vista Police Announce New Community Engagement Division

Chula Vista Police Announce New Community Engagement Division

A new division within the Chula Vista Police Department will help the agency's personnel increase and improve their community-oriented policing efforts, CVPD officials announced today.
McDonald's franchisee in SD area paid DOJ $40K to settle discrimination claims

McDonald's franchisee in SD area paid DOJ $40K to settle discrimination claims

A San Diego McDonald's Franchisee reached a settlement agreement with the Department of Justice to resolve allegations of discrimination against non-U.S. citizens when asking for their documentation to work.
Sheriff's Increased Patrols Continue for Memorial Day

Sheriff's Increased Patrols Continue for Memorial Day

San Diego County sheriff's deputies today will wrap up increased patrols aimed as snaring impaired drivers during the Memorial Day weekend, authorities said. ``If you are caught driving impaired, you will go to jail,'' the San Diego County Sheriff's
Sheriff's Plans Increased Patrols Over Holiday Weekend

Sheriff's Plans Increased Patrols Over Holiday Weekend

San Diego County sheriff's deputies were scheduled to conduct increased patrols looking for impaired drivers over the Memorial Day weekend, authorities said.
San Diego Doctor who attempted to sell "COVID-19 treatment packs" is sentenced for fraud

San Diego Doctor who attempted to sell "COVID-19 treatment packs" is sentenced for fraud

A San Diego physician was sentenced to 30 days of custody and one year of home confinement for attempting to profit from the pandemic by marketing what he described as a “miracle cure” for COVID-19.