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Monday | via St. Petersburg Times
Nola, a northern white rhinoceros, stands in her enclosure at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, Calif. Zoo officials say Nola, 41, was euthanized early Sunday because she was suffering from a number of old-age ailments, including arthritis, and had also been treated for a recurring abscess on her hip. Comment?
Sunday | via CBS Atlanta
The Los Angeles Times reports that Zoo officials say Nola, 41, was euth... . FILE - This Dec. 31, 2014 file photo shows Nola, a northern white rhinoceros, in her enclosure at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, Calif. Comment?
Monday Nov 16 | via The Coast News
In fact, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department is asking for public assistance to identify a female victim found near the lake on Oct. 17. The county medical examiner's office believes the remains found are either a Hispanic or African-American between 25 to 35 years old and 5-foot-3 inches to 5-foot-4-inches in height, according to a recent press release. Deputies responded to a resident report of suspicious circumstances in the 19900 block of Lake Drive last month. Comment?
Saturday Nov 7 | via The San Diego Union-Tribune
A man called police about 8:45 p.m. to report that someone in a Honda Civic pointed a gun at him at 10th Avenue and Quince Street, Escondido police Lt. Ed Varso said. Comment?
Thursday Nov 5 | via KFMB-am
SAN DIEGO A two-day warrant sweep that targeted more than 100 criminals led to dozens of arrests, law enforcement officials announced Thursday. The sweeps involved a collaboration of more than 110 officers from multiple local, state, and federal agencies during the Tuesday and Wednesday operations. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 4 | via NBC Los Angeles
A dispatcher at the Camp Pendleton Fire Department in Southern California has been arrested on suspicion of multiple charges related to child pornography after a lengthy investigation. The investigation began in June when detectives and the San Diego Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force were able to obtain videos of child pornography online from 52-year-old William Francis Walsh, according to Escondido Police. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 27 | via Patch.com
San Diego County sheriff's deputies are exhibiting stolen goods on an online website, hoping to reunite victims with their property. People who have lost possessions to break-ins at North County public storage complexes in recent months may be able to reclaim their property, authorities advised Tuesday. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 27 | via NBC San Diego
If your North County storage unit was targeted between Dec. 2014 and Aug. 2015, the San Diego Sheriff's Department may have some of your stolen items. Between 40 and 50 storage units in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, San Marcos, Escondido and Vista were targeted by Jeffrey Kitfield, 38, and his girlfriend, Johannah Rowland, 33, both of whom pleaded guilty to five counts of burglary. Comment?
Oct 17, 2015 | via KFMB-am
At around 7:30 a.m., San Diego County Sheriff's Department deputies responded to a report of suspicious circumstances near the 19900 block of Lake Drive. A human jawbone, femur and some other parts were discovered by a woman in the area walking her two dogs, who noticed the bones along a well-traveled trail, Sgt. Comment?
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