Public Safety
Three of  the Disrupt Sex Trafficking campaign posters  which aim to educate parents and the community on  victim recruitment.

County, Non-profit Partner on Anti-Sex Trafficking Campaign

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A new awareness campaign that shines light on methods sex traffickers use to recruit victims launched this week in San Diego County. The County’s District Attorney’s Office and Child Welfare Services are partnering with the anti-human trafficking organization, Abolitionist Mom, to help promote the public service ads. They will appear on billboards, poster boards, transit shelter displays and in radio public service announcements beginning this week as part of an education effort called Disrupt Sex Trafficking.

Health
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VIDEO: Time to Get Fit with Feeling Fit Club

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The Feeling Fit Club is a free exercise program for those over 50 that makes it comfortable and easy to take the first step toward a healthy lifestyle, including more physical activity. The program is offered throughout the County via on-site and on-screen classes hosted by trained instructors. Seniors can attend in-person classes at dozens […]

Public Safety
A thief breaks into a car. Credit: PhotoSpin

Undercover Auto Theft Operation Busts 60

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Sixty defendants have been indicted as a result of ‘Operation Kill Switch,’ an 8-month vehicle theft crackdown, the District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday. The undercover operation was conducted by the San Diego County Regional Auto Theft Task Force, working with Homeland Security Investigations and Naval Criminal Investigative Service.

Public Safety
A Sheriff's deputy administers a field sobriety test to a driver at a checkpoint. Credit: Photo courtesy of the San Diego Sheriff's Department.

Deputies to Crack Down on Impaired Drivers on Halloween

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Sheriff’s deputies will be keeping trick-or-treaters of all ages safe by getting intoxicated drivers off San Diego’s roadways on Halloween. “Impaired driving puts everyone in danger,” said Sheriff Bill Gore. “Do the responsible thing, don’t drink and drive on Halloween or any day.” Deputies will conduct increased DUI patrols in communities within the jurisdiction of […]