| Aug 6, 2010
| 8:58 AM
A sexual predator who paid babysitters hundreds of dollars to bring him three young children to molest was sentenced Thursday for his crimes.
Jared Ravin Yaffe, 31, pleaded guilty May 7 to three counts of committing a lewd act on a child and admitted...
| Aug 2, 2010
A veteran California Highway Patrol officer testified Monday that he feared for his life, thinking he would be run down, after shots were fired at the end of a nighttime car chase in El Cajon.
The testimony by CHP Officer Robin Mello came as a...
| Jul 21, 2010
| 8:30 PM
A stretch of Fanita Drive near Grossmont College remained closed through the day Wednesday as crews worked to fill in a 20-foot-deep sinkhole caused by a ruptured storm drain.
The pit developed in the middle of the north-south street in northwestern El...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 5:34 PM
A homeless parolee pleaded not guilty Thursday tokidnapping and rape charges stemming from the alleged abduction and sexualassault of a 15-year-old girl and a similar attack on a woman in East County.
David Joseph Lascelles, 49, was ordered held on $1...
| Dec 6, 2010
| 12:53 PM
Someone is leaving bowls of water laced with antifreeze around a motel in El Cajon in an effort to poison feral cats, an animal rescue volunteer said.
Cindy Williams, a volunteer with El Cajon Animal Rescue, told Fox 5 News that she found nine bowls of...
| Dec 1, 2010
A former Marine who tried to run over a California Highway Patrol officer after firing shots at the end of a nighttime car chase in El Cajon was sentenced Wednesday to 14 years in state prison.
Edward Michael Forney, 21, pleaded guilty at a previous...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 8:07 PM
No major voting problems have been reported in San Diego during Tuesday's general election.
The Registrar of Voters Deborah Seiler estimated a voter turnout of 55-65 percent for the election, up from the 38 percent of voters who cast ballots in the...
| Nov 1, 2010
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) wants to make its customers' holiday season a little brighter while helping them save energy and money.
SDG&E is offering complimentary light-emitting diode bulbs (LEDs) to customers throughout San Diego County during the...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 10:11 AM
EL CAJON, Calif. ( KTLA) -- A homeowner in El Cajon made a gruesome discovery when she discovered a baby's body stashed in a plastic bag in her backyard.
Homicide Lt. Dennis Brugos says deputies were called to the home Thursday when a family dog...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 7:57 AM
A body of an infant boy was found Thursday evening in an unincorporated area of El Cajon, according to deputies.
San Diego County Sheriffs said the body was found in a plastic bag that was discovered at about 6:30 p.m. in a backyard shed at a house in...
| Oct 25, 2010
| 7:56 AM
In response to a recent rash of graffiti, El Cajon police Monday planned to announce a tagger tip line that will lead to cash rewards of up to $2,000 for those who help nab the criminals.
City of El Cajon officials, along with the El Cajon Community...
| Oct 13, 2010
| 11:09 AM
A several-mile stretch of eastbound Interstate 8 near the Granite Hills area of eastern San Diego County will be closed for about 10 hours Wednesday night to allow for guardrail relocation and re-striping work, according to Caltrans.