SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) – April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Rady Children's Hospital is shining in blue, royal blue, in memory of children who have suffered from neglect.
In a showing of support, The Chadwick Center for Children and Families set 2,000 pinwheels in a grassy courtyard Wednesday.
“The pinwheels are our attempt to bring attention to the size and the scope of the problem in San Diego County. Over 40,000 children are the center of child abuse investigations, but at least 2,000 some through our doors,” said Charles Wilson the Senior Director at Rady Children's Hospital.
Ten children die each year in San Diego County from abuse or neglect. Advocates say if you see something suspicious, report it, or simply ask the family if they need help.
A man drove through a police barricade near the San Diego Pride festival, led officers on a chase down multiple San Diego freeways and ultimately crashed -- but was able to escape capture, police said Sunday.
A dead man was found in a Mission Valley freeway interchange, his smashed-up motorcycle in the nearby iceplant, officials announced Sunday.
A resident in the Colina Del Sol community of San Diego discovered a 36-year-old homeless man Sunday morning sitting on a bus bench suffering from several stab wounds to his upper back, a police sergeant said.
Border Patrol agents arrested nine people found aboard a boat who are believed to have been trying to enter the United States illegally, an agent said Sunday.
If WeWork employees want a burger while on business, the money is coming out of their own pockets. The global workplace startup told employees this week that the company will ban employees from expensing meals that contain red meat, pork or poultry, Bloomberg reported.
The binational economic zone spanning San Diego and Imperial counties as well as Baja California produced $24.3 billion in foreign exports the last year data was available, according to a newly released study.