North Park man suspected of kidnapping 16-year-old girl in Oklahoma

SAN DIEGO – A North Park man has been charged on suspicion of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 16-year-old Oklahoma girl, court officials announced Friday. Ramsey Manuel Cervantes, 22, is accused of kidnapping the young woman after meeting her through a social media application and convincing her that she was a 17-year-old boy, according to … Read more

Crews work to put out a fire near the Mexican border

SAN DIEGO – Crews from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection are working to extinguish a wildfire near the US-Mexico border, authorities say. The fire is located near the Otay Mountain Truck Trail and Doghouse Junction in Otay Mountain, CalFire officials stated on Twitter. The fire is over 10 acres and is spreading … Read more

As Roe falls, local lawmakers vow to take action to protect access to abortion

SAN DIEGO – In the wake of Friday’s landmark Supreme Court ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade, California and local lawmakers largely condemned the decision and called on their colleagues to protect abortion access in the US. The 6-3 ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, brought by the court’s conservative majority, upholds a … Read more

SeaWorld San Diego rescues a sea lion from the Omni Resort golf course

CARLSBAD, Calif. — A “heavily pregnant” sea lioness crashed on a San Diego County luxury golf course Thursday afternoon, presenting a unique challenge to rescuers who eventually carried her back to the sea. Workers at Omni La Costa Resort first spotted the animal on the green Thursday morning. That’s about three miles from shore, though … Read more

2 Beaten, Killed by Suspected DUI Driver on South Bay Street

NATIONAL CITY, Calif. – Two people died Wednesday night after being struck by a suspected DUI driver in National City, police said. At around 10:20 p.m., officers were called for a traffic accident involving pedestrians in the 3100 block of East Plaza Boulevard, National City Police Sgt. Joseph Camacho told OnScene.TV. There, they found the … Read more

3 people injured in collision in Coronado

CORONADO, Calif. — Three people were hospitalized after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday night in Coronado, according to first responders. Coronado police said the collision occurred at 7th Street and Orange Avenue, where an overturned car and a damaged pickup truck were seen next to it. 4 Southern California Cities Among the Worst Managed in California: … Read more