SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A man who was caught on tape being punched by a San Diego police officer pleaded not guilty to resisting arrest and being drunk in public Wednesday.
38-year-old Shawn McPherren appeared to have a black eye during his video arraignment His controversial arrest outside the Alibi Bar in Hillcrest Sunday night was captured on cell phone video.
Police say McPherren was resisting arrest when he was punched and shocked with a taser.
The department is investigating whether excessive force was used.
Volunteers turned out in force Saturday to participate in the I Love a Clean San Diego’s 14th Annual Creek to Bay Clean Up.
A toddler was badly injured Saturday after being struck by a pickup truck at Crawford High School in the neighborhood of El Cerrito, police said.
Inspired by San Diego poll results regarding North Korean relations, Rep. Susan Davis hosted a public panel discussion about negotiations and a possible meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning Friday night of a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
A fifth-grade teacher at Rosa Parks Elementary School in the San Diego Unified School District has been arrested for allegedly distributing pornographic images of young girls, including a toddler, authorities announced Friday.