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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 »

Child Abuse Charges Upgraded To Murder


Last Monday at approximately 5:00 a.m., the Paso Robles Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to the 200 block of Santa Ysabel Avenue regarding a two-year-old female not breathing. The child had visible head and body injuries and was subsequently transported by ambulance to Twin Cities Hospital for treatment. It appeared the child was the victim of child abuse. A ... Read More »

Structure Fire To Be Part Of Firefighter Training Today

Paso Robles Firefighters will conduct a residential structure fire training burn at 2806 Pine Street in Paso Robles from 10:30-12:30 today. Firefighters will be doing several training evaluations designed to maintainand expand their skills.  These include interior fire attack, simulated victim rescue, vertical ventilation and exterior fire attack. Firefighters from Paso Robles and CalFire/San Luis Obispo County Fire will be participating. This ... Read More »

Police Search For Two Suspects In Daytime Burglaries


During the last several weeks the San Luis Obispo Police Department has been investigating a series of daytime residential burglaries.  Many of the items being stolen include: jewelry, computers, and other electronics, cash, and many other items of value. The hours of these burglaries have been taking place sometime between 7:00 a.m., and 2:00 p.m. According to some reports it ... Read More »

Sting Operation Finds Three Stores In Violation Of Tobacco Sales


The San Luis Obispo County Health Agency’s Tobacco Control Program in coordination with the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office conducted a recent countywide tobacco sales compliance check operation, which ended on February 9, 2013.   The compliance checks focused on unincorporated communities including San Miguel, Santa Margarita, Cambria, Cayucos, Los Osos, Avila Beach, Oceano and Nipomo.   With the ... Read More »

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