| Nov 23, 2010
As part of an annual holiday charity drive, Chula Vista police joined church members and retired San Diego Chargers running back
Terrell Fletcher Tuesday in donating Thanksgiving turkeys to about 1,000 needy households this morning.
| Nov 23, 2010
San Diego Harbor Police unveiled their new million-dollar firefighting boats that can cut response down in half, officials said.
The old boats are approximately 30 years old and will eventually being phased out, according to officials.
"I know that...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 5:52 PM
A documented gang member armed with a pistol led police on a roundabout South Bay road chase Wednesday before pulling over and refusing to get out of his car for more than four hours, prompting a standoff that ultimately ended uneventfully.
| Jul 6, 2010
| 4:39 AM
DEVORE -- A high speed chase that began in San Diego County ended dramatically near Devore with several "pit maneuvers," wrong-way freeway driving and a foot pursuit through the high brush of the Cajon Pass.
The chase began late Monday afternoon in Chula...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 10:12 PM
CHULA VISTA, Calif. -- Police released a photograph Wednesday of a man suspected of stealing as many as 16 security cameras in the last two month.
The string of robberies began on Feb. 13, and most of them happened late at night or early in the morning,...
| May 10, 2011
| 2:05 AM
In an effort raise awareness and speak out to state legislators about cuts to public education in California, locals are also taking up the banner of the hundreds of teachers who rallied and protested in Sacramento.
This week the California Teachers...
| Jul 20, 2010
Police warned South Bay residents of a vandalism spree which has damaged dozens of vehicles within recent weeks.
The string of property-damage crimes has been ongoing since mid-May, resulting in 54 reported cases, according to police.
Most of the...
| Jul 28, 2010
Paper could soon be the only free option for grocery bags in South Bay if a councilman's proposal is passed.
If Chula Vista City Councilman Steve Castaneda's bill passes through the legislature convenient stores, 'ma and pop' stores, and grocery stores...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 8:13 AM
A 19-year-old reported being assaulted and robbed in an open space preserve early Wednesday by a stranger who had offered her directions through the park.
The woman was walking in Otay Valley Regional Park near Beyer Way and Fourth Avenue in Chula...
| Jan 3, 2011
The City of Chula Vista has avoided having to lay off firefighters after an agreement with their union was ratified Monday.
"We were very close to laying off some firefighters, within a week in fact," said Chula Vista Fire Department Dave Hanneman....
| Jan 4, 2011
| 4:46 PM
CHULA VISTA, Calif. -- A Chula Vista man whose constant beatings and threats led his frightened wife to tell police she had been attacked by strangers in a park was sentenced Tuesday to 14 years in state prison.
Vick “Vicky'' Pathak, 24,...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 11:40 AM
CHULA VISTA, Calif. -- The city of Chula Vista will begin a reduced schedule of operating hours at civic facilities Friday, part of on-going budget cuts that saw the loss of 101 full-time jobs.
The Clerk's Office will be open during regular working...