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LA MESA -- The La Mesa police have won a $10,000 grant to fund extra efforts to combat drunk driving. See Traffic Information Below:
Case Highlights: On June 7, 2013…Continue
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Police Ticket 56 Distracted Drivers
LA MESA -- The La Mesa Police Department, in an effort to keep everyone safe on our streets, was aggressively enforcing the state’s “Distracted Driving” laws during the tenth “Traffic Safety…
Police: 'We Caught Spiderman'
LA MESA -- On June 7 La Mesa Police Detective Dale Perry indentified the robbery suspect from the Sierra Market (3800 Massachusetts Avenue) robbery that occurred on January 28, 2013. In the Sierra Market robbery, the clerk got into an altercation with the suspect and was injured.
On June 7, 2013 at approximately 10:00 am, La Mesa Police detectives arrested 43 year-old…Continue
LA MESA -- The Weekly Crime Report chronicles more than 570 9-1-1 calls and 42 arrests.
On June 6, 2013, at approximately 2:28 a.m., La Mesa Police responded…
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LA MESA -- Despite public information campaigns and increased enforcement,…Continue
LA MESA -- A man was attacked and injured during a robbery early Monday morning near the Motel Six on Alvarado Road.
Police said that about 2:27 a.m. they were called to the Motel 6 at 7621…Continue
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LA MESA -- A domestic dispute early Sunday morning escalated into a fight with extended family members and…Continue
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Graffiti Taggers Caught With Paint On Hands
LA MESA -- An eye-witness call to police led to the arrest of three grafitti "taggers" who police said were caught "paint handed.''
Just after midnight Saturday morning La Mesa Police arrested three men who were seen tagging in the downtown’s La Mesa Village area.
Officers were initially called to the 8100 block of La Mesa Boulevard by a citizen who…Continue
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LA MESA -- Local police authorities announced today the results of an undercover prostitution investigation…Continue
Warm Weather Can Spur Burglaries
LA MESA -- The return of warm weather brings open windows and the increased potential for burglars to…Continue
Two Robberies Keep Cops Busy Overnight
LA MESA -- Police issued two robbery alerts last night and spent time on the streets and overhead in helicopters trying to track down suspects.
The first alert came just before 11:30 P.M. after the report of a robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank at the Vons at 5610 Lake Murray Boulevard.
Police said they were looking for two suspects, a white male, early to…Continue
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LA MESA -- A La Mesa police officer was struck by a runaway vehicle and suffered minor injuries today as officers were chasing a suspected car thief.
Police said that Wednesday at approximately…Continue
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Police To Parents: Don't Host Drinking PartiesContinue
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LA MESA -- Special Cinco de Mayo traffic enforcement resulted in 69 tickets for cell phone use while driving and one charge of driving while impaired. See Traffic Information…Continue
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Shooting Victim Dies, Was Kumeyaay Member
LA MESA -- One of the victims in the Sunday morning shooting on Interstate 8 has died and police said he is a member of the Kumeyaay Nation.
Police called a press conference for 3 p.m. today at which police spokesmen and representatives of the Kumeyaa Nation were expected to update the community on the shooting.
According to County Medical Examiner the…Continue
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LA MESA -- La Mesa police are investigating an early morning shooting on I-8 near the 125 in which two men injured, one of them possibly fatally. Police said one of the victims is not expected to…Continue
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Police Catch Attention of 69 Distracted Drivers
LA MESA -- If you find yourself stuck behind people chatting on their cell phone and angering you with their erratic speeds, then this was a good day for you.
Police said officers are trying to keep everyone safe on our streets so they are aggressively enforcing the state’s “Distracted Driving” laws conducting the ninth “Traffic Safety Enforcement Program“…
LA MESA -- Police have issued 82 distracted driving tickets this month and are issuing a warning about special drunk driving sweeps that will be occurring duirng the upcoming Cinco de…Continue
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Clerks Fight Robbers During Theft
LA MESA -- Liquor store clerks trying to stop booze thieves exchanged blows with the robbers Saturday night on Severin Drive, but couldn't stop the robbers.
Police said that at 7:04 p.m., they received a report of a fight occurring in the 5900 block of Severin Drive. When officers arrived, they discovered that the fight was actually an altercation between the liquor…Continue