SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Eight motorists were arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in or near a driver's license/sobriety checkpoint in the University Heights section of San Diego, a police officer said Saturday.
Also, eight vehicles were impounded during the checkpoint in the 2100 block of El Cajon Boulevard that began at 11 p.m. Friday and ended Saturday at 3 a.m., said San Diego police officer Mark McCullough.
Seventeen motorists were detained for further evaluation of their sobriety.
McCullough said 486 vehicles passed through the checkpoint, with 433 of those being screened by officers.
REDDING, Calif. - Police in California say they will pursue criminal charges against a cleanup worker who posted photos of himself in properties destroyed in a wildfire that some are calling disrespectful.
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A 30-year-old man riding a scooter in the Gaslamp community of San Diego suffered a "brain bleed" when he rode through a red light and broadsided a Toyota Prius that had the green light, entering into the intersection, a police officer said Sunday.
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Another weak storm system will sweep to the north of San Diego county on Monday. Expect a slight chance of light rain, favoring west of the mountains, by Monday night.
Cyclists, lawmakers and community members in the north county came together on Saturday in an effort to make their streets safer.
Thieves broke into a Mountain View family’s home and took their car, Christmas presents, family documents and money – all while the father fights stage four testicular cancer and his wife is eight months pregnant.
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