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Clean-Up Day Planned For Nipomo Property


On Saturday, 3-2-13, several members of the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office will partner with the equestrian group Ride Nipomo, to conduct a clean-up day in Nipomo starting at 10 AM. Their efforts will be focused on a parcel of land south of Eucalyptus Road, between Camino Mariposa and Indiana Way. Camino Mariposa is accessed via Eucalyptus Road to ... Read More »

Victim Identified In Paso Robles Homicide


The victim of the February 23rd homicide in Paso Robles has been identified as 37-year-old Victor Hugo Sanchez of Paso Robles. Paso Robles Police Department dispatch personnel received a 911 call at approximately 9:27 p.m. reporting the shooting.  Dispatch personnel immediately alerted Emergency Services and Police personnel who arrived at 9:33 p.m. Upon arrival emergency crews determined that Sanchez had ... Read More »

Glenn Marshall Appointed To Grover Beach City Council


Civil engineer Glenn Marshall is the new Grover Beach city council member. Marshall was appointed to fill in the vacancy left behind by Phyllis Molner who left her seat after two years because she no longer lives in the city. Earlier this month, the council voted unanimously to appoint someone to the seat vacated by Molnar instead of holding a ... Read More »

Fugitive Apprehended In Carpinteria After Six Months On The Lam


A felony fugitive who escaped from his electronic monitoring device six months ago and was wanted by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is in custody.  At around 11:15 a.m. Sunday afternoon a citizen at a restaurant in the 700 block of Linden Avenue in Carpinteria recognized 56-year-old Steven Kunes sitting at the bar. The citizen who had seen Kunes’ ... Read More »

Arroyo Grande Woman Arrested For DUI After Flipping Car


San Luis Obispo Police and Fire Departments received a 911 call reporting a single vehicle roll-over collision at the intersection of Johnson and Orcutt early this morning about 1:25.  Responding Police and Fire personnel located a 2009 Bentley resting on its roof with a male and female trapped inside the vehicle.  San Luis Obispo City Fire conducted the extrication of ... Read More »

Two Men Suspected Of Burglary Arrested In Pismo Beach


This past Monday night the Pismo Beach Police Department was dispatched to the 800 block of Merced Ave. in Pismo Beach on a report of a suspicious brown/tan Dodge Ram pick-up in the area.   It was also reported that one, maybe two male subjects associated with the above vehicle were seen walking around the neighborhood, possibly checking car doors. ... Read More »

Victim In Fatal Crash Identified


The Coroner's Unit of the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office has released the autopsy results for the girl who died in a rollover accident on Highway 1 on Sunday. The girl is identified as 17-year-old Briana Tucci of Encino.  Coroner's investigators say Tucci died as a result of injuries sustained in the rollover accident. Tucci was killed when the ... Read More »

Sorority Investigated For Hazing


The Chi Delta Theta sorority at Cal Poly is under investigation for hazing allegations.  It has to suspend all activities until the investigation is complete.   Cal Poly's policy, says hazing is any activity that causes physical or emotional harm, degradation or humiliation during initiation into a student organization. The exact allegations against Chi Delta Theta are not being released ... Read More »

Shumey Found Sane During Time Of Murder


Christopher Shumey was sane during the time he shot his mother to death. So says a jury who deliberated and came in with the verdict yesterday. On February 5, Shumey was found guilty in the second degree of murdering his mother in September of 2011. He was also found guilty of assault on a peace officer. Sentencing is set for ... Read More »

Pair Arrested After Traffic Stop Revealed Stolen Property And Drug Paraphernalia


Yesterday at approximately 2:30 a.m., San Luis Obispo Police Officer Greg Benson conducted a traffic stop on a silver Ford F-150 pick-up in the 1200 Block of Chorro.  As the vehicle came to a stop the female passenger, later identified as 19-year-old Hattie Davis, jumped out of the passenger door and attempted to flee from officers.  Davis was detained after ... Read More »

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