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Office Building Evacuated After Bomb Threat Called In

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On Friday June 28, at about 3:46 p.m., officers were dispatched to the San Luis Obispo County Alcohol Services and Probation Department office building located at 1523 Longbranch Ave for a reported bomb threat.  The threat was received by staff at the location via telephone from a male caller.   As a precaution the building was evacuated along with the ... Read More »

Memorial Services Announced For Supervisor Paul Teixeira

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The family of Supervisor Paul Teixeira has announced the date, time and location of Paul’s memorial services. There will be a funeral mass on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church on 298 South Thompson Avenue in Nipomo.  Reception to follow at the Alex Madonna Expo Center at approximately 12:30 pm. 100 Madonna Road.   The ... Read More »

SLO County To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Beginning Today

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The Ninth Circuit Court lifted the stay of execution paving the way for issuance of same-sex marriage licenses in California.  San Luis Obispo County has begun issuing marriage licenses to all couples this morning. A volunteer deputy commissioner of civil marriages will be available on Monday for any couple who would also like to be married on the same day. ... Read More »

Body Found In Water Off Montaña de Oro State Park

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On 6-28-13, Coroner's investigators responded to a report of a body discovered at Spooner's Cove in Montana de Oro State Park.  People walking in the area discovered the body in the water and reported it to State Park Rangers. Cal Fire responded and recovered the body of an adult male in the same area as where a Cal Poly student ... Read More »

Suspect Arrested After Attempted Kidnapping

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On 6-27-13, the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call regarding an attempted kidnapping on Pippin Lane in See Canyon. The caller reported that a man had rammed into their 17-year-old daughter's vehicle, approached her, and told her several times to get into his SUV.  The victim ran inside her house, and locked herself inside. The suspect ... Read More »

Board Of Supervisors Searches To Fill Void After Death Of Paul Teixeira

Paul-Teixeira

Paul Teixeira, the chair of the SLO County Board of Supervisors, died of an apparent heart attack Wednesday night. Teixeira was supervisor for the Fourth District which includes a southern portion of San Luis Obispo, all of Arroyo Grande, Oceano, and Nipomo. In a statement issued by the county, it said “ Our deepest condolences go out to Paul’s family, ... Read More »

Fatal Accident On 101 Caused By Drunk Driver

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The CHP says the fatal car crash, which occurred yesterday morning at 4:30 on Highway 101 in Shell Beach was caused by a drunk driver. 21-year-old Joshua Hurt from Bakersfield was driving the Acura. He was injured in the rollover crash. His unnamed passenger died. Hurt was arrested and taken to the hospital with moderate injuries. Hurt will be booked ... Read More »

Police Search For Female Suspect in Nipomo Bank Robbery

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On 6-27-13, the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office received a report of a robbery in progress at the Coast Hills Federal Credit Union in Nipomo.  A Hispanic female entered the bank, demanded money and then left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. A weapon was mentioned, but none was seen. Sheriff's detectives along with crime scene investigators ... Read More »

Identity Confirmed Of Pilot In Monday’s Fatal Crash

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The Coroner's Unit of the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim involved in a plane crash on 6-24-13 in San Luis Obispo. The man has been identified as 44-year-old Scott Morgan Metzger of San Luis Obispo. Because of the extent of the injuries suffered, it was thought that DNA analysis would have to be utilized to ... Read More »

SLO County Supervisor Dies After Apparent Heart Attack

Paul-Teixeira

Paul Teixeira, the head of the SLO County Board of Supervisors, died of an apparent heart attack last night. Teixeira was supervisor for the Fourth District which includes a southern portion of San Luis Obispo, all of Arroyo Grande, Oceano, and Nipomo.  Read More »

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