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San Diego Names New Police Chief, Shelly Zimmerman, to Replace Lansdowne

Updated 5:27 p.m. Wednesday to add Zimmerman comments on her hiring and the state of the department. Only 24 hours after the vacancy opened, Shelley Zimmerman was named Wednesday by Mayor-elect Kevin Faulconer to be the new police chief of San Diego. Zimmerman, currently an assistant chief, will succeed William Lansdowne, who announced his resignation […]

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USS Rentz Set to Return Friday; Crew Helped Seize Drug Shipments During Deployment

The guided-missile frigate USS Rentz is scheduled to return Friday to San Diego from a seven-month deployment, the Navy announced today. Since heading out last July 25, the officers and crew of the frigate, along with Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light 49 and U.S. Coast Guard law enforcement detachments, disrupted four shipments of cocaine in international […]

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County Prosecutors Support District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis’ Reelection Campaign

The union representing county prosecutors and its political action committee endorsed District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis for reelection, her campaign said today. Dumanis gained the support of the leadership of the Deputy District Attorneys Association and their political action committee, San Diegans Against Crime. The former judge running for a fourth term is opposed by former […]