Central Coast News Headlines

Category Archives: Local News

Emergency Crews Make Water Rescue Near Gaviota Pier


The Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to a water rescue yesterday morning. A 75-year-old man aboard a sailboat, anchored near Gaviota Pier and about 100 yards offshore, reported a medical emergency via a marine radio.  The Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded at 10:30 AM with three engines, a water rescue team, Santa Barbara County Air Support Unit and ... Read More »

Assault And Robbery May Be Linked Sanchez Homicide


The Paso Robles Police Department is investigating the murder of Victor Sanchez.  Officials think the incident may be linked to the assault and robbery Sanchez was a victim of four months prior to the homicide. Sanchez was shot multiple times in front of his apartment complex in Paso Robles in February. Deputies say Sanchez was robbed and assaulted in October.  ... Read More »

County And De Vaul Settle Legal Dispute Over Sunny Acres

dan de vaul

The San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors, Dan De Vaul and Sunny Acres have settled litigation filed in 2009. The 72-acre De Vaul property has been remediated in compliance with county building and land use codes.  It has been the subject of nuisance abatement and enforcement action since 2001. The parties have agreed to a permanent injunction that mandates ... Read More »

Bomb Squad Inspects Package At Sinsheimer Pool


Officials say the suspicious package found at Sinsheimer Pool in San Luis Obispo did not contain explosives. It was found at about 5:30 PM last night.  The SLO County Bomb Task Force was called out at about 8:50 PM to assess the package and they temporarily closed down the park. Authorities have not revealed the contents of the package. The ... Read More »

Paso Robles PD To Hold Press Conference Regarding Murder Of Victor Sanchez


The Paso Robles Police Department is holding a press conference today about the new developments in the investigation of a shooting… that killed a man. Victor Sanchez was shot to death in the 3100 block of Spring Street in Paso Robles in February. Investigators have been working on the case and say new leads have been developed. The conference will ... Read More »

Grand Jury Inspects County Jails, Holding Cells, and Juvenile Hall


The 2012-2013 San Luis Obispo County Grand Jury completed its annual inspection of twelve facilities in the County.  This includes detention facilities for men, women, and juveniles, city police department and court holding cells. The Grand Jury found The Public Safety Realignment Act (AB 109) has had positive and negative effects on the county.  The jail population has increased and ... Read More »

Suspected Paso Robles Tool Robbers Arrested


On Friday, April 19, at approximately 7:30 a.m. the Paso Robles Police Department received a report of a residential burglary in the 400 block of Olive Street.  PRPD officers conducted an investigation and learned that over two-thousand dollars’ worth of tools had been stolen from this residence which was undergoing a renovation. A witness was able to describe the involved ... Read More »

Bomb Squad Examines Suspicious Package To Find Marijuana


On 4-22-13, an employee at T. Simons Company in Nipomo called the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office to report a suspicious package had been returned to their office at 230 Tefft. The employee explained they had not sent the package but the company had been listed on the return address. Deputies responded, evaluated the situation, and then called in ... Read More »

Suspect Arrested One Week After Evading Police Pursuit


A suspect who led a Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Deputy on a pursuit outside of Lompoc on Sunday April 14th, drove his car over and down an embankment and fled on foot prompting a massive search to find him that involved Deputies, a K9 unit and Santa Barbara County Air Support Unit Copter 3 along with California Highway Patrol Officers ... Read More »

Victims Identified In Assault By Grover Beach Neighbor


On Sunday April 21, at about 1:41 p.m., Grover Beach Police Officers were dispatched to the 300 block of Beckett Street for a report of an assault in progress.  As the first officer was arriving on scene, additional 911 calls came into the Grover Beach Police Dispatch Center requesting medical assistance at the same location.   As the first officer ... Read More »

Scroll To Top