Man Accused of Threatening the San Diego Pride Parade Sentenced to 70 Months for Armed Bank Robberies

San Diego, California - A man who allegedly threatened to “kill all the gays and children” at the San Diego Pride parade was sentenced to 70 months in prison today after pleading guilty to one count of bank robbery and two counts of armed bank robbery.

Former Director of Chabad of Poway and Several Co Defendants Plead Guilty to Multi Million-Dollar Tax Evasion and Fraud

San Diego, California - Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, former director at Chabad of Poway, and five of his associates pleaded guilty in federal court and Monday to fraud charges, admitting that they participated in a complex, years-long, multi-million dollar tax-evasion scheme and other financial deceptions involving theft of public money.

San Diego Doctor Sentenced to Prison for Fraud Against TRICARE

San Diego, California - Dr. Marco Antonio Chavez was sentenced to 21 months in custody and ordered to pay restitution of $783,764.37 for defrauding TRICARE, the health care benefits program for military service members and their dependents.

Local Firm Ordered to Pay More Than $150,000 for Hazardous Waste Violations

San Diego, California - Curtis Technology Inc., a San Diego firm that makes specialized coatings, was sentenced in federal court Wednesday to pay a $45,000 fine and $114,297 in clean-up costs for illegally transporting hazardous waste from its facility without a manifest.

Curfew Order: Unincorporated San Diego County

San Diego, California - The Sheriff's Department and all law enforcement agencies in San Diego County stand united in supporting the public's right to express their anger and frustration over the death of Mr. George Floyd through peaceful protests.

Giraffe Calf Gets a Name at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Escondido, California - On Mother’s Day (today), a 1-month-old giraffe calf at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park received her name after more than 18,000 fans cast their ballots in a week-long online voting campaign. Voters were asked to choose between two names - Zeena and Zahara, and by popular vote, the female youngster will now be called Zahara, which is derived from Arabic origins.