Thirty-four-year-old Hertz pleaded guilty to grand theft and receiving stolen property in connection with a stolen trailer parked on a woman's property.
Thirty-five-year-old Armando Cesena pleaded guilty to grand theft.
Hertz was sentenced to three years probation and 365 days in jail and was ordered to enter a residential drug treatment program when he gets out of custody. The judge also imposed, but suspended a prison term of five years and eight months for Hertz.
Cesena was sentenced to 270 days in jail and ordered to enter the drug treatment program upon release from custody.
The defendants were also ordered to pay $455 to reinstall the three-foot-tall pig in front of Miguel's Cantina, said Deputy District Attorney Michael Macneil.
Hertz and Cesena were caught on videotape April 5 stealing the bronze statue. They dropped the pig off in front of a library April 16 and turned themselves in four days later.
At least two people were killed Monday morning when a large tree fell onto a home in the Point Loma Heights area, authorities said.
Kamala Harris, a first-term senator and former California attorney general known for her rigorous questioning of President Donald Trump's nominees, entered the Democratic presidential race on Monday.
Gusty winds are expected to sweep through San Diego County starting Monday and cause potentially dangerous driving conditions through Wednesday, meteorologists said.
A fire that started in a garage badly damaged a home in Scripps Ranch on Sunday morning, a fire official said.
A seemingly wayward hot air balloon landed in a Ramona field on Sunday much to the surprise of on-lookers.
Several residents of an apartment complex in El Cajon were displaced Sunday after a driver accidentally crashed into their building.
An allegedly-intoxicated driver crashed down an embankment after trying to evade a pursuing sheriff's deputy Saturday night.
San Diegans are going online to raise money to help make ends meet amid a partial government shutdown prolonged by a impasse over President Trump's demand for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.