| Mar 3, 2011
| 7:17 AM
Cops are on the hunt for a heavyset man who brutally beat and raped a woman in the Bronx.
Police say on Sunday, February 27, a 30-year-old woman was grabbed from behind by the suspect on a street in University Heights.
The man pulled her pants down,...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 3:27 PM
SAN DIEGO -- One of two suspects wanted for a series of ATM and safe robberies across San Diego was arrested Friday.
Michael Scott Conder, 40, led members of a fugitive task force on a nearly hour-long pursuit from East County to Kearny Mesa, authorities...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 8:12 AM
SAN DIEGO - A suspected drunken driver crashed into a lamp post, sending it crashing down near people seated outside a coffee house in University Heights early Wednesday morning, witnesses said.
"I watched this car go across the street and slam into...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:25 PM
A 4-year-old boy is fighting for his life Wednesday after being shot in the face during an apparent robbery, police said. The suspect in the shooting was also critically wounded.
According to authorities, the child, identified as Cincer Balthazar, was...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 2:28 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Flames tore through a University Heights apartment Tuesday, displacing a woman and killing her cat and dogs, authorities reported.
The blaze in the 4500 block of Campus Avenue erupted about 10 a.m., according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 3:10 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Authorities sought Wednesday to determine who ignited a late-night fire that caused an estimated $75,000 worth of damage to a University Heights church.
The non-injury blaze at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in the 2000 block of Adams...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 8:34 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A fire broke out at a church in University Heights Friday for the second time in 10 days, and arson was suspected, authorities said.
The noninjury fire at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in the 2000 block of Adams Avenue was reported...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 3:52 PM
SAN DIEGO -- An arsonist made a failed attempt early Tuesday to spark a blaze at a University Heights church that was damaged twice last month by maliciously set fires, prompting a reward of up $10,000 to be offered.
A caller reported seeing a...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 8:00 PM
SAN DIEGO - An apparently suicidal man cut his own throat in a vacant University Heights apartment Monday and set fire to the residence, authorities reported.
Witnesses reported seeing smoke wafting out of windows of the apartment in the 4600 block of...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 8:42 AM
SAN DIEGO - A congregation held mass Sunday, days after the place they hold their church service in University Heights was set on fire.
An arsonist set fire to Alice Birney Elementary late Monday night destroying the Urban Church's meeting place and $50,...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 2:56 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Several thousand residents were without electricity Friday after a trash truck knocked over a power pole in Normal Heights, utility officials said.
The accident happened shortly after noon near the intersection of Madison Avenue and 38th...
| Mar 16, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Clement Tan The director of the White House Office of Urban Affairs today exhorted Latino Americans to participate fully in the 2010 Census data collection, as Census forms begin to trickle into American homes this week. At an event......