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Woman sentenced to 7 years in prison for fatal Fallbrook DUI crash

VISTA (CNS) - A woman who drove under the influence of drugs and killed a man in a head-on Fallbrook car crash was sentenced today... — Updated 10/29/2021


Homicide detectives investigating death of teenager in Fallbrook

FALLBROOK (CNS) - Homicide detectives are investigating the death of an... — Updated 10/31/2020 Full story


Man shot to death in Fallbrook identified

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Authorities Tuesday, Sept. 1 publicly identified a man who was shot to death over the weekend in Fallbrook.... — Updated 9/1/2020


San Diego Superior Court summoning jurors again, trial slated for next month

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Following about six months without jury trials due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the San Diego Superior Court... — Updated 9/1/2020

 By City News Service    News

Authorities searching for gunman who shot man in leg in Fallbrook

FALLBROOK (CNS) - A man was shot in the lower leg near a Fallbrook intersection, and authorities Monday, Aug. 31 were searching... — Updated 8/31/2020


Margaret Hunter gets eight months home confinement for misusing campaign funds

JASON KUROSU City News Service SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Margaret Hunter, who pleaded... — Updated 8/24/2020

 By Associated Press    News

US Border Patrol seizes meth haul in Rainbow

RAINBOW (AP) - A U.S. Border Patrol dog sniffed out more than $190,000 worth of... — Updated 1/14/2020 Full story

 By Will Fritz    News

Suspect shot during robbery attempt at illegal dispensary in Rainbow

RAINBOW - A suspect was shot during a botched holdup of an illegal dispensary in Rainbow late Tuesday, and deputies were warning... — Updated 1/8/2020


Sheriff's Department searching for Chase Bank robber

FALLBROOK - San Diego County Sheriff's Department deputies and investigators are... — Updated 12/27/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Man sentenced for fatal beating of senior citizen at Fallbrook church

VISTA (CNS) - A 24-year-old Fallbrook resident who attacked an octogenarian and... — Updated 10/29/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Former Marine sentenced to life without possibility of parole for fatal stabbing

VISTA (CNS) - A triathlete and former Marine, who fatally stabbed a... — Updated 10/22/2019

 By Jeff Pack    News

Merritt's sentencing delayed, lead attorney asks to withdraw from case

SAN BERNARDINO - James McGee, the lead attorney for Charles "Chase" Merritt... — Updated 9/27/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Man suspected of smuggling almost 150 pounds of meth caught at checkpoint

TEMECULA - A 55-year-old man allegedly caught hauling close to 150 pounds of methamphetamine in his pickup truck near Temecula was... — Updated 9/10/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Man stabbed at VFW in Fallbrook

FALLBROOK - A man was stabbed Saturday, Aug. 31 at the Fallbrook VFW lodge, a sheriff's official said. The stabbing happened at... — Updated 8/31/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Trial delayed for Rep. Duncan Hunter over allegations of campaign fund misuse

SAN DIEGO - A federal judge in San Diego on Tuesday, Aug. 13 pushed back Rep.... — Updated 8/13/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Powerful 'M-30' street drug linked to rash of overdose deaths

SAN DIEGO - Authorities warned the public on Thursday, July 25 to beware of... — Updated 7/25/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Man wounded in shooting at Pala Indian Reservation

PALA (CNS) - A fight between three people at a home on the grounds on the Pala Indian Reservation escalated on Tuesday, July 9... — Updated 7/9/2019 Full story

 By Jeff Pack    News

Jury Recommends Death Penalty for Merritt

On Monday, June 24, a San Bernardino County jury of 12 people recommended a... — Updated 7/3/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Wife of Rep. Duncan Hunter pleads guilty to misuse of campaign funds

SAN DIEGO - San Diego-area Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter's wife pleaded guilty on Thursday, June 13 to a federal conspiracy charge... — Updated 6/13/2019 Full story

 By Jeff Pack    News

Jury finds Chase Merritt guilty of murdering McStay family

After more than six months of testimony and deliberation and more than 9 years... — Updated 6/11/2019 Full story

 By Jeff Pack    News

True crime author believes Merritt is guilty of McStay murders

True crime author JD Crighton couldn't have known how long it would take for the... — Updated 6/10/2019 Full story

 By Jeff Pack    News

McStay family murder trial in the hands of the jury

SAN BERNARDINO - A jury of 12 people has begun deliberations to decide whether... — Updated 6/2/2019 Full story

 By Jeff Pack    News

Closing arguments in Merritt trial for murder of McStay family to spill into Thursday

One of these days, a jury of 12 people will begin deciding whether the State of... — Updated 5/30/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Man arrested on suspicion of breaking into Fallbrook, Bonsall homes

FALLBROOK - A 27-year-old man was behind bars on Tuesday, May 14 on suspicion of breaking into a Fallbrook and Bonsall home,... — Updated 5/14/2019 Full story


Sheriff asking for help locating missing French Bulldog

FALLBROOK - The Fallbrook Substation of the San Diego County Sheriff's... — Updated 3/7/2019 Full story


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