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By Chris Lavin
La Mesa Today Editor
LA MESA -- When they asked the notorious criminal Willie Sutton why he robbed banks, he famously answered "because that is where the money is.''
Spend an evening with the La Mesa police officer Ryan Rogers and…
Red Cross Called To Aid Evacuees
MT. HELIX -- As the armed standoff on Mt. Helix entered its 10th hour, police began making arrangements with the local Red Cross to provide…Continue
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LA MESA -- Giving out traffic tickets and making arrests is not easy duty for local police officers, but Wednesday night you could see a group of new and seasoned La Mesa police officers were…Continue
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LA MESA -- Here's a chance to snap your fingers and have the local cops jumping to your every demand.
Wednesday evening from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. members of the La Mesa Police Department will be waiting tables at Hooley’s Grossmont Center in support of the Special…Continue
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LA MESA -- Safety on motorcycles and safety for kids using mobile applications highlight this weekly report of the La Mesa Police Department…Continue
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LA MESA -- An 89-year-old nursing home resident died after a runaway car crashed through the wall of his home and knocked the man to the ground.
Police have not yet released the name of the…Continue
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Former police station in La Mesa is being torn down as city considers other plans.
Police Catch Juvenile Fleeing Burglary Scene
At 2:15 p.m. police received a call from an alert neighbor stating she saw two subjects climbing over her neighbor’s side fence…Continue
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Intruder Scared Off By Resident
LA MESA -- On October 17, 2011 at 2:41 PM, the La Mesa Police responded to a radio call of a possible home being broken into in the 9800 block of Lakeview Dr., La Mesa. The initial report was called in by the resident who saw the suspect enter his home through the front door, which had been broken by the suspect and then immediately leave on foot. The…Continue
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LA MESA HIT AND RUN VEHICLE LOCATED
LA MESA--Today, investigators with the La Mesa Police Department’s Traffic Unit located the suspect vehicle in the August 25th, 2011 traffic accident where a 27 month old boy was seriously injured when struck by a car while walking across Fletcher Parkway at Trolley Court in La Mesa. The driver who struck the boy had left the scene immediately after the accident. A tip…Continue
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A Celebration Of Foot And Pedal Power
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TRAFFIC STOPPED ON INTERSTATE 8
BALTIMORE DRIVE -- Traffic on westbound 8 was shut down just after 8:15 Wednesday night as police negotiators began working to convince a man not to jump from a bridge over…Continue
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La Mesa Police Shoot, Kill Armed Man
LA MESA VILLAGE -- A La Mesa man was shot and killed late Friday by La Mesa police after he threatened officers with a shotgun while they were…Continue
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Police Looking To Stop Elderly Scams
LA MESA -- La Mesa Police are asking for the public’s assistance identifying suspects in a series of fraud and identity theft cases…Continue
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Cameras At Trolley Station Raise Questions
FLETCHER PARKWAY-- La Mesa police say surveillance cameras at the Grossmont Trolley station have produced evidence that raise questions about a reported kidnap and sexual assault that allegedly occurred there Monday.
"The cameras revealed things that are making us go back to investigate whether a crime occurred,'' said La Mesa police spokesman Dan…Continue
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