Posted inCrime

Thieves Use Stun Gun to Rob Armored Car Guard at Mall

Two thieves zapped an armored car guard with an electric stun gun at the Fashion Valley mall this afternoon and stole a money bag from him, police said. The victim suffered minor injuries during the robbery, which took place about 3 p.m., according to San Diego police. The bandits fled the Mission Valley shopping center […]

Posted inMilitary

Navy Base Point Loma Hosts Chilean Submarine in Key Training Exchange

A Chilean submarine powered by diesel and electric systems arrived at Naval Base Point Loma this week, as part of a project that helps increase readiness for U.S. sailors who don’t typically encounter such a submarine. The 13-year Navy program, the Diesel-Electric Submarine Initiative, is a partnership with South American navies to employ diesel-electric submarines […]

Posted inPolitics

Sherman Says Mexican Visa Policies Hurt San Diego Fishermen

San Diego City Council member Scott Sherman will meet with Mexican officials Saturday to try to ease visa rules that make it harder for San Diego fishermen to visit Mexican waters. Sherman and representatives from the Sportfishing Association of California and the San Diego Port Tenants Association will meet with Mexican government officials to promote […]

Posted inOpinion

Bob Brewer: Why I’m Running for District Attorney

By Bob Brewer I’m the right choice for San Diego District Attorney because I have the overwhelming support of local law enforcement; I have decades of experience as a former prosecutor and one of San Diego’s top trial attorneys; and I’ve held leadership positions throughout my career, from the military to several top national law […]

Posted inPolitics

Issa’s Committee Subpoenas Kerry to Testify over Benghazi

Rep. Darrell Issa said Friday his House oversight committee has subpoenaed Secretary of State John Kerry to testify in the continuing investigation of the 2012 attack on an American compound in Benghazi, Libya. The subpoena requires Kerry to appear before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to answer questions at a public hearing on May […]