Monday, December 22, 2014

Sheriff's Department's Secret Santas deliver surprises
The Sheriff's Department's Secret Santas were on patrol, and they delivered some cheer to people who really needed it.

Team effort takes injured Santee teen home for 1st time in months
It took a team effort to take 16-year-old Jacob Parker home to his family holiday party on Sunday, and his mother, Janette Buss, was especially grateful.

SDSU, Navy bands battle in the Gaslamp District
The giant pep rally was held to get the football teams and fans ready for Tuesday's Poinsettia Bowl.

Santa Ana winds expected this week in San Diego
Winds of 20 to 30 miles per hour are expected through Tuesday afternoon along with gusts that could reach 75 miles per hour.

Carlsbad police catch robber after brief search
The robber was described as a white man in his 20s, about 5 feet 8 and 120 pounds, and was possibly wearing a black hat, a black or gray hooded sweatshirt and dark jeans.

Gunman told passers-by to 'watch' before shooting NYPD officers
Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce says 28-year-old Ismaaiyl Brinsley talked to people on the street just moments before the shooting and told them to follow him on the social media site Instagram.

Fire delays opening of Westfield North County mall
The small electrical fire was in the stockroom of the first-level Brookstone store at the shopping center, 200 E. Via Rancho Parkway. It was reported around 6 a.m., Escondido police Sgt. Rhett Gann said.

San Diego County shoppers flock to malls for 'Super Saturday'
Stores across San Diego County have extended hours through the holidays to keep those last-minute4 shoppers coming through the doors.

Fallen Oceanside police officer remembered with memorial run
Sunday marked the eight-year anniversary of the murder of Officer Dan Bessant, who was responding to back up another officer on a traffic stop.

Fans react to Chargers 38-35 overtime victory over 49ers
Quarterback Philip Rivers engineered two 80-yard drives in the fourth quarter, hitting Malcolm Floyd with an 11-yeard touchdown pass to tie the game. Then after a 49ers fumble, Nick Novak kicked a 40-yard field to win it.