SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - If you're looking for free mortgage relief help, you're in luck. A free event is taking place at the Convention Center right now.
The program is put on by the organization NACA, which gives struggling homeowners the opportunity to speak directly with their bank.
One of the first people in line says he came from the Los Angeles area and researched the organization before coming down to Friday's event.
"Went online and started the process and I came down here to finish it today. I'm a single dad with two young kids and I've had my house for nine years and dedicated to keep it and NACA will help me do that," Single father, Joe Leuschen said.
"Our event really helps people that are struggling, that cannot make ends meet," National Media Coordinator of NACA, Rick Herrera said.
Thousands of people are expected at the event and all services are free.
The event runs Friday through Tuesday.
A 27-year-old man suffered fatal injuries as the result of a "punching game'' inside of a bar Saturday morning in the Gaslamp
neighborhood of San Diego.
SANDAG began removing call boxes along urban highways throughout the San Diego region this month and will continue to do so through June, reflecting a decrease in call volume due to the increase in cell phone ownership.
Authorities today announced that police have arrested a suspect in connection with Friday's sexual assault on the campus of San Diego Mesa College. The name of the suspect was not immediately released.
Showers will be mostly light Saturday morning, decreasing into early Saturday afternoon. Another round of showers expected to push through late afternoon ending late Saturday night.
Police Chief David Nisleit Friday strongly disavowed what he described as an unofficial, "never authorized" departmental program that rewarded officers for making narcotics arrests.
On Friday, San Diego Police announced their search for a suspect involved in a robbery off the San Diego State University campus.
A court-appointed receiver has taken control of a Pacific Beach "hoarder house" that has accumulated trash, created unsafe conditions for children and harbored vermin in recent years, the San Diego City Attorney's Office announced Friday.
The owners of Hauser's Patio reached out to News 8 Friday morning asking to be put in contact with the couple who had their furniture stolen from their patio in Pacific Beach this week.