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Crimes that can be reported on the website include vandalism, petty theft, hit-and-run crashes, harassing phone calls and lost property.
Based on 90,000 complaints that TIGTA has received through its telephone hotline, to date, TIGTA has identified approximately 1,100 victims.
Senate Bill 473 would add human trafficking to the list of 33 crimes that define a criminal street gang.
22-year-old man killed when struck by a freight train Thursday, Aug. 7.
The crash was reported about 11:20 a.m. at Oceanside Municipal Airport, according to Oceanside police Lt. Leonard Cosby.
A sheriff’s department helicopter was brought in to search for the second injured man, who was found in the bushes with a leg injury.
The smartphone application, called PulsePoint is now available and active in San Diego County.
The body of David Velasco was found Thursday morning about 2 miles north of where he was last seen.
The driver of the vehicle was not injured and alcohol was not believed to be involved in the crash.
Police said it was unknown if today's gas theft was related to similar cases in the North County.
The couple earned as much as $1 million a year but paid almost no federal income taxes for a decade, according to evidence presented during a two-week trial.
The injured driver was taken into custody, but was hospitalized, CHP officer Tommy Doerr said.
Traffic remained gridlocked for miles to the north at midday.
Jeffrey S. Barton, 56, the former head of Army and Navy Academy in Carlsbad, was arrested and charged last October with molesting two middle school cadets.
The cheapest place to fill up in Carlsbad is at Costo at 951 Palomar Airport Rd., according to GasBuddy.com
Zachary Hulcer faces up to 10 years in prison when sentenced June 26 at the Vista Courthouse.
The suspect reportedly drove at speeds up to 110 miles per hour.