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Special Enforcement Team Successfully Ends Four-Hour Standoff


Montecito, CA – An Oxnard man holding two knifes to his throat for hours was taken into custody by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Special Enforcement Team ( S.E.T.).  The incident lasted nearly four hours as deputies negotiated with the subject in attempts to have him put down the knives.  Shortly after 9:00am on Wednesday, November 07, deputies responded to South ... Read More »

The Election Results Are In


San Luis Obispo, CA — Mayorial winners: Jan Marx of SLO, Tom O’Malley Atascadero, Debbie Peterson Grover Beach, Duane Picanco, and Pismo Beach Shelly Higginbotham. City Council Winners: Dan Carpenter and John Ashbaugh SLO, Roberta Fonzi and Bob Kelley Atascadero, Karen Bright and Jeff Lee Grover Beach, Steven Martin and Fred Strong Paso Robles, Ed Waage and Erik Howell Pismo ... Read More »

Police Search For Suspect In Morro Bay Robberies


Morro Bay, CA — On October 23, at about 5:32 p.m., Morro Bay Police Officers responded to Morro Bay Cigarettes, at 640 Quintana Rd., regarding a reported robbery.  The clerk of the business called 911 and reported a male entered the store and demanded money while showing what appeared to be a handgun tucked into his waistline. The clerk described ... Read More »

Election Day Tips


Leave t-shirts, buttons and hats at home: Electioneering, including wearing anything with a campaign slogan on it, is prohibited within 100 feet of the polling place while the polls are open on Election Day.  Anyone wearing such campaign slogans will be asked to remove or cover them while they are in the polling place.  Please help our poll workers by ... Read More »

Grover Beach Stores Pass Tobacco Compliance Check


Grover Beach, CA — On October 25, 2012, the Grover Beach Police Department enlisted the help of a local teen who attempted to purchase tobacco at 16 locations.  None of the 16 stores sold tobacco to the teen.  This is the second time this year that Grover Beach has received a 0% sales rate on a compliance check. Read More »

Suspect In CHP Shooting Arraigned On Attempted Murder Charges


San Luis Obispo, CA — On Friday, 22-year-old Clifford Albert Scott, Jr. was formally arraigned in a San Luis Obispo County Courtroom on attempted murder charges stemming from an officer involved shooting incident in Paso Robles.    The Sheriff's Office began its investigation on Oct 27, when Scott led the CHP on a car chase before crashing in downtown Paso ... Read More »

Police Search For Suspect In Heritage Ranch Stabbing


Paso Robles, CA — On Thursday San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a stabbing at a home in the 3200 block of Eagle Point Lane in Heritage Ranch.  Witnesses say the suspect, 40-year-old Billy Benjamin Hernandez attacked another man at that residence and stabbed the victim multiple times. The victim was taken to a local ... Read More »

Woman Arrested After Residents Allegedly Find Her Robbing Their Home


San Luis Obispo, CA — Yesterday at about 9:00 in the morning, two residents of an apartment at 60 Casa St woke up to find 32-year-old Sandra Welsh in their residence in the act of stealing various items, including a laptop computer, and other household items.  When the residents confronted Welsh, who was unknown to them, Welsh picked up a ... Read More »

SLO Man Arrested After Argument Results In Stabbing


San Luis Obispo, CA — Yesterday at 1:53 a.m. officers from the San Luis Obispo Police Department responded to Madonna Road Apartments, 1564 Madonna Road, for a reported stabbing that had just occurred.   30-year-old Milton Flores and 27-year-old Jose Paul Garcia are neighbors and had a verbal argument over a civil issue.  At the end of the argument, Flores ... Read More »

Six People Arrested After Drug Raid In Grover Beach


  Grover Beach, CA — Last Thursday members of the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit and deputy probation officers served a search warrant at a home in the 100 block of Parkview Avenue in Grover Beach.     When investigators entered the home they discovered such deplorable conditions that the house was deemed by the county to be ... Read More »

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