San Diego County Supervisors Adopt County Budget Focusing on Vulnerable

San Diego, California - The County Board of Supervisors adopted a budget Tuesday for fiscal year 2019-2020 that underscores its commitment to helping the region’s most vulnerable residents. The $6.25 billion includes more than $100 million in new spending for residents struggling to get by in the region.

San Diego County Keeps Public Pools Clean and Safe

San Diego, California - Summer is here and that means it’s time to go swimming. The County’s Department of Environmental Health is out and about year-round inspecting public swimming pool locations to make sure they are safe in order to protect the public from getting sick and to prevent drownings. That’s over 7,300 bodies of water, such as pools, spas, and splash pads, in apartments, hotels, parks and other public spaces.

Federal Jury Convicts Defendants of Attempted Enticement of Children to Engage in Prostitution

San Diego, California - Last Week, a federal jury convicted Defendants Conoly Freddie Franklin and Andre Anthony Franklin of attempted enticement of minors to engage in prostitution, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2422(b).  Defendant Conoly Franklin was also convicted of attempted enticement of an adult to engage in prostitution, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2422(a).

Rooftop Cinema Club sizzles during mid-Summer

San Diego, California - With Summer in full swing and tourists flocking to San Diego from all points around the globe, Rooftop Cinema Club San Diego at the Manchester Grand Hyatt plans to roll out the red carpet for moviegoers with a fantastic July lineup. Along the way, San Diego’s premier outdoor cinema destination will celebrate Summer, Women in Film, a special interactive screening of WISH MAN, and several cult classics marking notable anniversaries on the large screen.

San Diego featured as Rover Celebrates Dogs in the Workplace with ‘Best Dog-Friendly Companies’

San Diego, California - In advance of National Take Your Dog to Work Day on June 21, Rover.com, the world’s largest network of 5-star pet sitters and dog walkers, released its inaugural ‘Best Dog-Friendly Companies’ list today which ranks the top 100 workplaces across the U.S. for dog lovers to work. The top dog-friendly company went to Amazon and the list also includes companies such as Airbnb, Petco, Salesforce and Chewy.com.

Scott Brunner Named Special Agent in Charge of the San Diego FBI Field Office

San Diego, California - FBI Director Christopher Wray has named Scott Brunner as the special agent in charge of the San Diego Field Office.