ESCONDIDO — Holding the driver hostage, a San Diego resident led police on a multi-city car chase early in the morning of Jan. 26. The pursuit ended in Escondido when the kidnapper was fatally shot by a San Diego Police officer.
CAMP PENDLETON — Navy officials are investigating the stabbing of a female Marine at Camp Pendleton on the morning of Jan. 18.
SOLANA BEACH — In response to requests from residents and City Councilwoman Lesa Heebner, the city manager provided an update at the Jan. 8 meeting on what has been done to address a spike in neighborhood robberies.
ENCINITAS — Detectives from the Encinitas Sheriff’s Department are approaching two robberies in Encinitas and Solana Beach as possibly being connected.
COAST CITIES — Eleven people were arrested on Friday during a warrant sweep conducted by the Sheriff’s Department.
DEL MAR — Ten men are being charged with possession with intent to distribute and conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance following their arrest on Nov. 8 near 12th Street.
ENCINITAS — The FBI and San Diego Sheriff’s Department are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the unknown male responsible for robbing the Citibank branch at 113 North El Camino Real on Dec. 3.
CARLSBAD — Police are seeking information after responding to a call of an assault with a deadly weapon on Nov. 7 just after 7 p.m. at 7110 Avenida Encinas.
REGION — Thanks to recent legislation, San Diego County will not receive additional inmates as the state is forced to further reduce its prison populations by the thousands by early next year.
CARLSBAD — Former Army and Navy Academy administrator Jeffrey Barton was arrested Thursday evening on charges of sexually molesting six former students.