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Border agents fire at panga off La Jolla
For the first time on the West Coast, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents fired warning shots from a helicopter across the bow of a suspected drug smuggling boat off La Jolla, the agenc...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man receives 38 years for LJ, PB hold-ups
A robber whose ex-girlfriend turned him in for hold-ups and burglaries in La Jolla and Pacific Beach was sentenced Jan. 14 to 38 years in state prison. Attorney Raymond Aragon, who represents David...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Back Door Bandits getaway driver receives 180 days
The getaway driver in the Back Door Bandits hold-up of the Smashburger restaurant in La Jolla was sentenced Jan. 8 to 180 days in a work furlough project and was ordered to pay $2,675 in restitutio...
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Second Back Door Bandit sentenced to 14 years
One of four Backdoor Bandits who participated in a series of armed holdups at restaurants and other businesses in Ocean Beach, La Jolla and Clairemont last year was sentenced Dec. 22 to 14 years an...
Jan 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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UC assailant committed to mental hospital
A man suspected of stabbing a biotech executive near the Westfield UTC was committed Dec. 3 to a state mental hospital after a judge declared he was mentally incompetent to stand trial for attempte...
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Robber given nine years in bank hold-ups
A prolific robber who held up banks in La Jolla and Torrey Pines was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison and ordered to pay more than $19,000 to the banks he robbed. Victor Lamar Moore apologi...
Dec 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Back Door Bandit sentenced in robberies
A member of the Back Door Bandits was sentenced Dec. 1 to eight years in state prison after pleading guilty to multiple robbery charges involving the Smashburger restaurant in La Jolla and other re...
Dec 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Humane societies add to reward pool in sea lion injuries
The Humane Society of the United States and The Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust are offering a reward up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons r...
Dec 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Temple Beth El ex-director reports to prison
Eric Levine, former executive director of the Congregation Beth El synagogue in La Jolla, has reported to federal prison to start his 18-month sentence for embezzlement. Levine, 37, is now at the L...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman convicted in alien smuggling ploy
A federal jury convicted a woman Nov. 18 of illegal-alien smuggling charges that involved a delivery of undocumented people who landed south of Children’s Pool in La Jolla in 2013. Following a two-...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council OKs plan to cut reliance on imported water
San Diego City Council Nov. 18 unanimously endorsed a water recycling program, backed by a broad coalition of environmental and business groups, that seeks to provide one-third of San Diego’s potab...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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OB man sentenced in UC sex ploy
The owner of a real estate business in Ocean Beach was sentenced Monday to 10 years in federal prison for using a cell phone to arrange to have sex with a 13-year-old girl he paid on several occasi...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lifeguards aid woman in Blacks Beach fall
La Jolla lifeguards came to the aid of a woman the morning of Nov. 23 after she fell off a cliff above Blacks Beach, having apparently slipped and fallen about 15 feet onto the rocks at Box Canyon....
Nov 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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OB businessman sentenced in University City sex ploy
The owner of a real estate business in Ocean Beach was sentenced Monday to 10 years in federal prison for using a cell phone to arrange to have sex with a 13-year-old girl he paid on several occasi...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council OKs plan to cut reliance on imported water
San Diego City Council Nov. 18 unanimously endorsed a water recycling program, backed by a broad coalition of environmental and business groups, that seeks to provide one-third of San Diego’s potab...
Nov 19, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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