CARLSBAD (CNS) - Some 200 San Diego County law enforcement officers took part Saturday in a memorial run to honor colleagues killed in the line of duty.
The event, held in conjunction with California Peace Officers' Memorial Day and National Peace Officers' Week began at 9 a.m. at Cannon Park, she said.
Last year three officers from San Diego County were killed in the line of duty, Everett said, and two California cops were killed this year.
San Diego Police Officer Christopher Wilson was shot and killed Oct. 28, 2010, while assisting probation officers on a compliance check. Sheriff's Deputy Ken Collier was killed in a crash Feb. 28, 2010, while in pursuit on State Route 52. And San Diego County-based California Highway Patrol Officer Daniel Benavides was killed May 7, 2010, in plane crash while on patrol.
Killed this year were a CHP officer from Mendocino County and a Cathedral City police officer.
The intense heat was certainly felt across San Diego County Monday, and temperatures are expected to soar even higher on Tuesday. It's expected to be so hot, that schools in the San Diego Unified School District will once again run on a minimum day schedule.
The San Diego LGBT Community Center announced Monday its largest-ever matching gift -- a pledge that could result in $2 million in donations to the facility in Hillcrest.
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies of La Jolla was Monday awarded a $25 million, five-year grant by the National Institutes of Health in conjunction with its brain-mapping initiative.
After our 6:30 p.m. newscast Sunday night, we got reports from viewers that there was a mysterious animal in the background of a live shot in Hollenbeck Canyon.
A Chula Vista woman who survived breast cancer continues to fight for others diagnosed with the disease.
A two-year contract ratified by members of San Diego's police union would move officers' pay to above-average levels statewide in all classifications, city leaders announced Monday.
A small brush fire erupted alongside state Route 94 in Golden Hill Monday, burning brush near a church and preschool but causing no reported structural damage or injuries before crews got it under control.
Santa Ana winds will blow through much of San Diego County Monday and combine with record-high temperatures and extremely dry air to create dangerous fire conditions, forecasters said.
State Veterans Affairs Secretary Dr. Vito Imbasciani met with members of the Rincon Band of Luiseno Indians on Monday.