| Jan 27, 2011
| 9:18 PM
VISTA, Calif. -- A man who fought with his wife before fatally stabbing her because he was angry over her extramarital affair was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in state prison.
Jose Luis Orozco, 28, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and other...
| Aug 19, 2010
| 8:53 AM
A counselor for the San Diego County jail system pleaded not guilty Wednesday to distributing child pornography, according to federal officials.
Jeffrey Alan Lee, 44, of Oceanside, denied the allegations during his initial court appearance before U.S....
| Aug 26, 2010
| 8:45 PM
Exotic might not be the word most people would use to describe artichoke thistle, but that's what plants that threaten native vegetation are called and the city wants to get rid of it.
The Fire Department Weed Abatement Coordinator is preparing to work...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 8:13 AM
The San Diego Humane Society said it will not renew its animal control contract with the city of Oceanside next month.
The Humane Society had been in charge of picking up stray animals since it took over in January.
At an Oceanside dog park next to...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 7:50 AM
A Palm Springs man was killed over the weekend in Oceanside when he was hit by an Amtrak train that was heading south to San Diego from Los Angeles, authorities said.
Roger Lee Bailey, 46, was attempting to cross the tracks in the 200 block of...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 2:51 PM
Two gang members convicted in a 2005 shooting that killed an Oceanside teen and wounded another youth were each sentenced today to life prison terms.
Situe Toluao, 26, was sentenced to 114 years to life in prison by Vista Judge Timothy Casserly.
| Sep 24, 2010
| 4:18 PM
Residents across San Diego County are being urged to help fight the growing problem of prescription- drug abuse by taking part in a nationwide medication "take back'' drive this weekend.
On Saturday, hospitals, police stations, military facilities and...
| Oct 16, 2010
| 8:18 AM
OCEANSIDE -- The varsity boys basketball coach at Oceanside High School pleaded guilty to having sex with a 15-year-old female student.
Corey Lane Hogue, 38, pleaded guilty to one count of unlawful intercourse on Friday in San Diego County Superior...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:43 AM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- A five-county sweep of construction sites turned up numerous instances of unlicensed and unsafe contractors, including several in northern San Diego County, the Contractors State License Board announced Thursday.
| Jun 27, 2011
| 3:12 PM
VISTA, Calif. -- A Carlsbad man who was on probation when he tried to kidnap a 14-year-old girl as she walked home from middle school pleaded guilty Monday to false imprisonment and possession of methamphetamine.
George Edward McKesson, 54, will be...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 3:18 PM
VISTA, Calif. -- A prosecutor began laying out the case Thursday against a former Camp Pendleton Marine accused in the beating and stabbing death of an Oceanside man in a dispute over a refurbished classic car.
Xavier Akeem Adams, 20, is charged with...
| May 14, 2011
| 12:08 PM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- A three-vehicle crash on Highway 76 just east of Oceanside left at least one person with major injuries and closed the highway for about half an hour Saturday.
The crash happened around 3:45 a.m. on Highway 76 just west of East Vista...