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San Diego County

Christopher Dorner the man identified as the suspect in two homicides in Irvine on Sunday, February, 3, is believed to be driving the above pictured vehicle. It is a Gray Nissan Titan with a roof rack, bed cover and aftermarket wheels, (possibly black/chrome).  Vehicle plates have been changed, the new plate is 8D83987 or similar. (courtesy Irvine PD)

Vehicle With License Plates Registered To Dorner Discovered In San Diego Suburb

A vehicle tied to triple-murder suspect Christopher Dorner has been discovered in a San Diego suburb.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/08/2013

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Light Quake Reported Near Ocotillo Wells

A light quake has been reported near Ocotillo Wells, an unincorporated area in San Diego County.


(credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)

Amgen Tour Of California Going Northward: To Start In San Diego County, End In Santa Rosa

The Amgen Tour of California will take a new approach as it will start south and take cyclists northward up to Santa Rosa in 2013, for the first time of the race’s history.


Junior Seau #55 of the University of Southern California Trojans walks the field during the NCAA game against the University of Notre Dame fighting Irish on October 21, 1989 in South Bend, Indiana.  (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

No Alcohol, Illegal Drugs Found In Seau’s System

No alcohol or illegal drugs were found in Junior Seau’s system when he shot and killed himself at his home in May, authorities said Monday.


(credit: CBS)

150 Homes Evacuated As San Diego County Wildfire Grows

A brush fire that forced residents in eastern San Diego County to evacuate 150 homes grew to 800 acres on Monday.


Brittany Killgore (credit: CBS)

Investigators Find Body Near Temecula While Searching For Missing Military Wife

Investigators searching for a San Diego County woman, 22, who disappeared last week under suspicious circumstances found a body Tuesday in southern Riverside County.


The FBI is hunting this man they have dubbed the "Dying Son" bandit. (credit: Orange County Sheriff's Department)

FBI Presses The Hunt For ‘Dying Son’ Bank Robber

The FBI now believes a man they have dubbed the “Dying Son” bandit has struck at least five banks, two in Orange County and three in San Diego County.


Superintendent Jesus Gandara, Arlie Ricasa, Pearl Quinones, former board member Greg Sandoval and Henry Amigable were charged with bribery, perjury and other charges. (CBS)

DA: San Diego School Officials Charged In Largest-Ever Public Corruption Case

A school superintendent and four other officials were charged in what is being called the largest public corruption case in county history.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/04/2012

Thomas Kelley (CBS)

Deputies Catch SoCal Car Thief After Escape From State Prison In Fire Truck

An inmate who escaped from a state prison in San Diego County has been taken into custody, authorities said Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/03/2012

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Kids Gone Wild? County Opens Turkey Shoot To Youngsters

Feathers were flying in San Diego County on Friday after officials made a wild turkey shoot open to sport hunters of all ages.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/09/2011


2,000-Acre ‘Great Fire’ Near Julian Prompts Closure Of Highway 78

A wildfire in a rural area of central San Diego County has grown to 2,000 acres and forced the closure of a highway.


(Credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Power Restored To At Least 1.4M After Widespread Outage

San Diego Gas & Electric says it has restored power to 1.4 million customers affected by a massive 12-hour outage that stretched from Arizona to Mexico.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/09/2011

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Police: Woman’s Home Had 2,000 Stolen Library Books ‘Everywhere’

Police say a Southland woman suspected of stealing thousands of public library books and DVDs was likely going to hold a book sale of her own.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/08/2011

Tiffany Lyon of Modesto and Chasity Doll of Sun City (Modesto PD)

Alleged Funeral Scammers Spotted In SoCal Holding ‘Dead Baby’ Photo

Officials are warning the public about two Northern California women who have been spotted in San Diego County asking for donations to cover the cost of an infant funeral.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/19/2011

guns firing shotgun gun

Officials Blame Outdoor Target Shooters For Surge In SoCal Wildfires

A sharp increase in the number of San Diego County wildfires are being sparked by outdoor target shooters, according to state fire officials.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/16/2011