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County Offices Closed for Cesar Chavez Day

| 2:59 PM

In observance of Cesar Chavez Day, a state holiday, the County of San Diego offices, libraries and animal shelters will be closed Friday, March 31. Law enforcement, emergency animal control response, and other essential services will continue through the holiday. County parks, campgrounds and neighborhood day-use parks will remain open, with the exception of the […]

Public Safety
Test your smoke detector and switch out the batteries once a year.

Daylight Saving Time: A Reminder for Safety

| 12:00 PM

When setting your clocks forward for Daylight Saving Time this weekend, take the opportunity to do a quick and easy review of your safety plan. Check to make sure all your home’s smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors are working. “We strongly urge our residents to take 10 minutes at most to check their smoke […]

Public Safety
Some members of Team United that ran/ walked for Finish Chelsea's Run.

Law Enforcement, Community Unite to Honor Slain Girl

| 10:37 AM

Every day, the San Diego County Probation High Risk Sex Offender Unit monitors people convicted of various sex crimes and enforces Chelsea’s Law, which strengthens punishments for sex offenders who commit crimes against children. That is why a San Diego County Probation officer, who works in that unit, formed “Team United” to take part in […]

Public Safety
This red, three-wheeled walker and wooden cane were found near the train tracks where an unidentified man was struck and killed Tuesday night. The Medical Examiner is asking for the public to contact them if they know the name of the person who owned these items.

Medical Examiner Seeks Public’s Help Identifying John Doe

| 5:01 PM

Update: The Medical Examiner identified the man and notified his family on March 2, 2017. The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying an older man who was struck by an Amtrak train last Tuesday night in Oceanside. A red three-wheeled walker and a wooden cane were found nearby […]