Drugs May Be to Blame for Deadly Head-on Crash


Drugs may have involved in a deadly head-on crash in San Luis Obispo yesterday afternoon just after two on Foothill Boulevard. CHP says the driver of a Toyota Prius hit a Ford Escape. The driver of the Escape died from his injuries, according to CHP. The driver of the Prius has major injuries. Their names have yet to be released. …

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Burglary Suspect Caught in Traffic Stop


Last Friday morning, a Paso Robles Police Officer made a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 3300 block of Park Street for an observed traffic violation. Upon contact with the driver, Bradleigh Eugene Tabelin of Paso Robles, the Officer noticed drug paraphernalia in plain view inside the vehicle. Tabelin was placed under arrest for a misdemeanor violation of possession …

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Man Arrested for Assault Gets Arrested Again


Thursday the San Luis Obispo Police Department arrested Justin Edmund Pard in downtown San Luis Obispo after he assaulted a female employee at the Flip Flop Shop, located at 858 Higuera.  The attack was unprovoked and the victim sustained a bloody nose and bruising to her face.  Upon locating suspect Pard he was found to be in possession of a …

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Assault in Downtown SLO


On November 13, 2014 at approximately 10:13 hours, Officers responded to the Flip Flop Shop located at 858 Higuera on reports that an assault had just occurred.   The female victim was working inside the store when a male subject approached her and initiated a conversation.  After several minutes inside the store, the suspect walked up to the victim and struck …

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Officers From SLOPD DUI Enforcement Team Will Be Out in Force This Weekend


Officers from the San Luis Obispo Police Department’s DUI Enforcement Team will be deploying this weekend to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the Department’s ongoing traffic safety campaign. DUI Saturation Patrols will deploy on Friday November 14th and Saturday November 15th between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. in areas with high frequencies of DUI …

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Cuesta College Art Gallery Announces Permanent Name Change


The Cuesta College Art Gallery announces it will permanently be known as the Harold J. Miossi Art Gallery after receiving a major gift from the Harold J. Miossi Charitable Trust. The Cuesta College Foundation received a donation in the amount of $250,000 specifically for enhancing the role of the art gallery in the community. The pledge will pay out $50,000 …

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Woman Found Dead In Crash At Bottom Of Highway Embankment


The California Highway Patrol says a local woman was killed after she lost control of her car on Highway 1, north of San Luisito Creek Road in San Luis Obispo County sometime in the early morning hours of November 11. Sabrina Hammerlund, 24, was found around 2:40 a.m. in a crashed Mazda sedan at the bottom of an embankment off …

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Police On The Lookout For Women Possibly Involved In Donut Store Theft


SLO Police are looking for four women who were all caught on camera stealing from Sunshine Donuts in San Luis Obispo. Officers believe they were driving a Toyota Minivan. The suspects are described as four Hispanic females, approximately 30 to 40 years of age, all four heavy-set. Anyone with information about the theft is asked to call the San Luis …

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Atascadero Police Department To Step Up Bike And Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Opereations


The Atascadero Police Department will step up Bike & Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations on Thursday with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists. The department has mapped out locations over the past five years where pedestrian and bike collisions have occurred, along with the violations that led to those crashes. Extra officers will be on duty …

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SLO County Farm Bureau To Kick Off Foodraising Celebration


The San Luis Obispo County Farm Bureau, its Board of Directors and members are kicking off the season of giving by giving BIG this week at the First Annual East Airport Business Park “Foodraising” Celebration on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The Farm Bureau will donate a pallet of turkeys to the Food Bank Coalition …

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