Archive for Crime and Safety

Advisory: Hot Prowl Burglary in PB (aka Man Standing in Sleeping Woman’s Bedroom)

July 19, 2013 No Comments

The San Diego Police Department Sex Crimes Unit is currently investigating a hot prowl burglary that occurred near the 1200 block of Felspar Street in Pacific Beach. At approximately 2:45 a.m. the victim was awoken by a white male who was standing in her bedroom. The victim screamed and the male ran out of the […]

Alcohol Culture in PB, Commentary, Crime and Safety

Holiday Week Checkpoints

July 14, 2013 No Comments

The Friday, July 5, DUI checkpoint was conducted in the 2600 block of Ingraham Street, and was operational from 11:14 pm, until 3:00 am. 692 vehicles passed through the checkpoint, with 531 of those vehicles being screened by officers. 26 motorists were detained for a further evaluation of their sobriety. 11 arrests were made for […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers

34 Arrested Across 2 DUI Checkpoints

June 30, 2013 1 Comment

The San Diego Police Department and the San Diego County Probation Department conducted two DUI checkpoints Saturday night that ended in 34 arrests. One of the checkpoints was in the 1400 block of G Street in downtown San Diego and another in the 2400 block of Grand Avenue in Pacific Beach. Both began operating around […]

Checkpoints, PB in SD Media
Yet Another Police Officer Injured in Drunk Driver Crash

Yet Another Police Officer Injured in Drunk Driver Crash

June 18, 2013 No Comments

SAN DIEGO – A suspected drunken driver was arrested early Tuesday after he plowed through a stop sign and crashed into a San Diego police car in Pacific Beach, police said. The crash occurred at Garnet Avenue and Morrell Street about 2:30 a.m., San Diego police Officer Dan Lasher said. A patrolman was headed east […]

UPDATE: Bad (horrible) day in Pacific Beach – man seriously injured by alleged DUI driver dies

UPDATE: Bad (horrible) day in Pacific Beach – man seriously injured by alleged DUI driver dies

February 16, 2013 No Comments

At 9:45 am in Pacific Beach at the busiest intersection in San Diego was nearly entirely closed down for five hours after this accident. Later that evening, in the same general area, another major DUI car vs. pedestrian injury. Sadly, and with our sincere sympathies, the pedestrian struck by this suspected DUI driver passed away […]

5 injured in car accident in Pacific Beach this morning – Possible DUI

5 injured in car accident in Pacific Beach this morning – Possible DUI

February 16, 2013 No Comments

Five people are injured after a black Nissan Titan ran a red light in Pacific Beach at around 9:45 this morning on Garnett and Mission Bay Drive. Police say the driver of a Honda veered off after being hit by the Nissan and hit a minivan. Both the driver of the Honda and the Nissan […]

Priest arrested on suspicion of DUI after driving car into building

February 8, 2013 No Comments

Ed. Note: My intent is to not be publicly shaming anyone. I wouldn’t normally post this if the fact this individual didn’t have any affiliation to the church. That’s because alcohol doesn’t know if someone is a celebrity, public figure, average joe or jane or, a homeless person. A priest was arrested on suspicion of […]

Car Crash, Drunk Drivers, MM

San Diego police say an overnight DUI checkpoint in Pacific Beach nets 12 arrests

January 19, 2013 No Comments

612 vehicles passed through checkpoint An overnight sobriety and driver license checkpoint in Pacific Beach netted 12 arrests for driving under the influence or drugs, police said Saturday. The checkpoint was set up in the 2600 block of Ingraham Street between 11:02 p.m. Friday and 3 a.m. this morning, said San Diego police Officer Mark […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers
Car Crashes into PB Home

Car Crashes into PB Home

January 1, 2013 No Comments

Mercedes rammed nearly halfway through the house A suspected drunk driver lost control and crashed into a home in Pacific Beach home on Monday night, according to police. Authorities said the driver of a black Mercedes told them he was reaching for a lighter when he hit another vehicle. He then went barreling into the […]

DUI checkpoints planned over holiday weekend

December 28, 2012 No Comments

The San Diego Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting DUI and drivers license checkpoints at undisclosed locations within San Diego city limits over the holiday weekend. The first will occur Saturday, Dec. 29 and the second, Monday, Dec. 31. “DUI checkpoints have been an essential part of the phenomenal reduction in DUI deaths that […]

Checkpoints

Pedestrians injured in drunk driving hit-and-run

December 13, 2012 No Comments

A man is seriously injured after being hit by a drunk driver in Pacific Beach overnight. A man and woman were walking in the crosswalk when they were hit by a car just after midnight. The man slammed into the windshield and suffered a major head injury. The woman was also hit, but not seriously […]

Hit and Run, Injuries and Deaths, Serious Injuries

Man jailed after ramming police car in Pacific Beach

October 30, 2012 No Comments

A man landed in jail Sunday hours after San Diego police say he beat and choked his girlfriend in a jealous rage, rammed her car into a patrol car in Pacific Beach and drove off. Police tracked down and arrested Tommy Madriaga, 34, in a Pacific Beach motel about 6 p.m., police Officer David Stafford […]

Assault, Hit and Run, House Parties

Garnet Avenue DUI checkpoint nets (14) arrests

September 15, 2012 No Comments

San Diego Police officers arrested 14 suspected drunken drivers and impounded 15 cars last night during a DUI Checkpoint in Pacific Beach. Police officers began checking cars at 10:20 p.m. Friday on Garnet Avenue near Ingraham Street and stayed until 2:38 a.m. Saturday, according to a San Diego Police Department news release. During that time, […]

Checkpoints

SDPD Weekend DUI Checkpoints Net 34 Arrests (16 in PB), 37 Impounds

September 11, 2012 No Comments

The San Diego Police Department Traffic Division conducted DUI checkpoints on Friday September 7, 2012, and on Saturday, September 8, 2012. The checkpoints were made possible by the “DUI Awareness and Enforcement Grant.” The Friday checkpoint was conducted in the 2600 block of Ingraham Street in Pacific Beach. The checkpoint was operational from 10:35 p.m., […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers

SDPD Labor Day Weekend DUI Checkpoints Net 28 DUI Arrests

September 4, 2012 No Comments

The San Diego Police Department conducted three DUI checkpoints during the Labor Day Holiday weekend. The checkpoints were made possible by the “DUI Awareness and Enforcement Grant” from the Office of Traffic Safety. The first checkpoint occurred on Friday, August 31st in the 1500 block of First Avenue in Downtown San Diego. The checkpoint was […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers

Suspected drunk driver runs over friend

September 3, 2012 No Comments

A suspected drunk driver is behind bars after hitting a woman while backing out of a parking space in Pacific Beach Sunday night. It happened just before 9:00 p.m. in an alley between Promontory and Ingraham Streets. Police say the driver of the car was backing out of a space, when she accidentally hit the gas […]

Drunk Drivers, Serious Injuries

16 Arrested at Pacific Beach DUI Checkpoint

August 26, 2012 No Comments

San Diego police in Pacific Beach arrested 16 people on suspicion of drunken driving and impounded 17 vehicles during a checkpoint operation that wrapped up early Sunday. Police started screening drivers in the 2600 block of Ingraham Street began about 10 p.m. Saturday and, by the time the operation wrapped up at 3 a.m.,1,448 vehicles […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers

Pacific Beach Checkpoint Nets 6 Arrests

August 18, 2012 No Comments

Six people were arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs at an overnight checkpoint in Pacific Beach, police said Saturday. A total of 1,183 vehicles passed through the checkpoint, which was set up from 10:18 p.m. Friday to 2:44 a.m. Saturday in the 1600 block of Garnet Avenue, San Diego […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers

Pacific Beach DUI Checkpoint Nets 16 Arrests, 17 Vehicles Impounded

August 11, 2012 No Comments

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – San Diego police arrested 16 drivers on suspicion of drunken driving and impounded 17 vehicles during an overnight checkpoint in Pacific Beach, a police officer said Saturday. The checkpoint in the 2400 block of Grand Avenue began 10:09 p.m. Friday and ended today at 2:45 a.m., said San Diego police officer […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers

Woman Injured In Hit-And-Run In Pacific Beach

July 13, 2012 No Comments

Woman Was Crossing Street At Grand Avenue, Cass Street PACIFIC BEACH, Calif. — A woman was rushed to the hospital early Friday morning after being hit by a car in Pacific Beach. The woman was crossing the street around 2 a.m. at Grand Avenue and Cass Street when she was hit by a car with […]

Hit and Run, Injuries and Deaths
Suspected DUI crash shuts down Ingraham in PB

Suspected DUI crash shuts down Ingraham in PB

June 29, 2012 No Comments

View more videos at: http://nbcsandiego.com. Source: NBCSanDiego.com View a slideshow from 10News San Diego. UT San Diego Report on same crash A 63-year-old suspected drunken driver and his 41-year-old female passenger were injured early Friday when the truck they were in slammed into a wall in Pacific Beach. The crash on Ingraham Street near Crown […]

Police Searching For Hit-And-Run Driver In PB Crash

Police Searching For Hit-And-Run Driver In PB Crash

May 1, 2012 No Comments

SAN DIEGO — Police on Tuesday are searching for a hit-and-run driver who hit at least two vehicles in Pacific Beach. The incident occurred at about 8 p.m. in the 2500 block of Pico Place. According to police, a truck crashed into a car parked on the street. A neighbor heard the noise and came […]

(DUI Crash) Driver ordered to pay friend’s medical costs

April 16, 2012 No Comments

Driver ordered to pay friend’s medical costs A judge ordered a drunken driver to pay more than $7,500 in medical bills to a passenger who was severely injured when he struck a streetlight and two trees in the 2400 block of Ingraham Street in 2011. Oscar Solis, Jr., 25, was ordered to pay restitution during […]

Drunk Drivers

San Diego police arrest 9 DUI suspects during St. Patty’s Day checkpoints

March 18, 2012 No Comments

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – San Diego police officers arrested nine suspected drunken drivers at a downtown checkpoint and extra saturation patrols in Pacific Beach that began St. Patrick’s Day and wrapped up early Sunday. The checkpoint was set up on First Avenue near Beech Street from 10:15 p.m. Saturday to 1:45 a.m. today, according to […]

Checkpoints, Designated Drivers, Drunk Drivers

Suspected DUI driver runs over woman lying in Hillcrest alley

March 17, 2012 No Comments

A suspected drunken driver allegedly ran over a 27-year-old woman who was lying in a Hillcrest alley early Saturday, which caused the woman to be hospitalized with serious internal injuries, San Diego police said. The 20-something male driver of a GMC Aztec was headed west about 2:55 a.m. in a south alley in the 1000 […]

Drunk Drivers, Hillcrest, Injuries and Deaths
Woman Found Unconscious In PB May Have Been (Sexually) Assaulted

Woman Found Unconscious In PB May Have Been (Sexually) Assaulted

March 2, 2012 No Comments

22-Year-Old Found Drunk, Partially Nude In Alley A 22-year-old woman found drunk, unconscious and partially nude in a Pacific Beach alley early Friday may have been sexually assaulted, police said. The woman was found in the south alley of the 900 block of Garnet Avenue around 1:20 a.m., according to San Diego police Officer David […]

Charger sued in 2009 bottle incident

February 3, 2012 No Comments

A man has filed a lawsuit against San Diego Chargers linebacker Shaun Phillips alleging the player broke a Champagne bottle over his head at a Pacific Beach bar in 2009. San Diego Chargers linebacker Shaun Phillips talks at a news conference Monday Dec. 21, 2009 in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi) — AP Antonio Cromartie […]

Assault, Bars and Restaurants, Injuries and Deaths

Man Seriously Hurt In Pacific Beach Hit-And-Run

January 22, 2012 No Comments

Man Had Just Got Out Of Taxi, Hit By Toyota Yaris, Police Say SAN DIEGO — A 28-year-old man was seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident in Pacific Beach early Friday, police said. The man was struck while crossing Grand Avenue near Lamont Street just before 1:30 a.m., according to San Diego police Officer David […]

Hit and Run, Injuries and Deaths, Taxi Cabs

Shots Reportedly Fired In Pacific Beach

January 19, 2012 No Comments

Shots Reported Fired In 1800 Block Of Hornblend Street POSTED: 7:38 am PST January 19, 2012 SAN DIEGO — San Diego police investigated a possible shooting in Pacific Beach early Thursday. Officers received a report of shots fired in the 1800 block of Hornblend Street about 3:15 a.m., according to San Diego police Officer Frank […]

Crime and Safety
US ‘drunk driver’ swims off to escape arrest

US ‘drunk driver’ swims off to escape arrest

January 10, 2012 No Comments

This is an update of the story below. This story also made international news agencies also shown below. SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A DUI suspect made a frigid, watery escape from police early Tuesday by running into the ocean and swimming away after getting pulled over in Pacific Beach. A patrol officer stopped the 29-year-old […]

Drunk in PB at 2AM? Cops in the Rear View Mirror? Ditch the Car, Disappear in the Ocean!

Drunk in PB at 2AM? Cops in the Rear View Mirror? Ditch the Car, Disappear in the Ocean!

January 10, 2012 No Comments

SAN DIEGO — Authorities searched for hours early Tuesday for a man suspected of drunken driving who ran away from police and jumped into the ocean in Pacific Beach. Officers pulled over the driver about 2:15 a.m. near Mission Boulevard and Reed Avenue, San Diego police said. But the driver got out and took off, […]

3 Checkpoints Net 12 Drunken Driving Arrests

December 11, 2011 No Comments

SAN DIEGO — Three checkpoints set up in Pacific Beach, Imperial Beach and Chula Vista overnight netted 12 suspected drunken driving arrests, including one driver who was also arrested for suspicion of possession of marijuana and driving with a suspended license, officials said Saturday. The alleged drunken driver in possession of marijuana was stopped at […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers

(DUI) Driver Crashes Into Fire Hydrant, Parked Car In PB (at 11am)

November 12, 2011 No Comments

A suspected drunken driver was taken into custody Friday after crashing into a fire hydrant and a parked car in Pacific Beach. The incident happened at the corner of Grand Avenue and Noyes Street shortly after 11 a.m. Witnesses said a car jumped a curb, struck a fire hydrant and smashed into a parked car. […]

Drunk Drivers

Drunk man breaks into 81 Year Old PB woman’s home

November 11, 2011 No Comments

An elderly woman in Pacific Beach woke up Friday morning to find a man in a Chargers jersey sleeping on her couch. The 81-year-old woman, who lives in the 1300 block of Thomas Avenue, called San Diego police around 7:30 a.m. to report that man that was asleep in her living room. The man was […]

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Pacific Beach Checkpoint Nets 12 Arrests

November 6, 2011 No Comments

SAN DIEGO — San Diego police arrested a dozen people on suspicion of drunken driving and impounded nine vehicles at checkpoint operation that wrapped up early Sunday. Police set up in the 2400 block of Grand Avenue last night and screened 879 vehicles, selecting 37 drivers for scrutiny, according to Officer Mark McCullough. The names […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers
Another DUI Crash in PB

Another DUI Crash in PB

October 10, 2011 No Comments

Early this morning an drunk driver crashed and most likely totaled a parked car on Grand Ave. at Mission Blvd. Local homeless people told me they tried to get the driver of the pickup truck to run and hide because, they reasoned, there was no one hurt. The man was apprehended however by a police […]

Bike Police Catch 3 Armed Robbers in PB

October 8, 2011 No Comments

Here’s a great story about police catching armed robbers utilizing their bicycle patrols. We’re trying to raise funds to equip more SDPD Northern Division bicycles with lights and sirens and you can help. Councilmember Faulconer is matching any donation you make so please go to the PB Town Council website in the “Donate To Support” […]

Crime and Safety, PB in SD Media

Officer Hurt After Car Crashes Into Police Car

September 25, 2011 No Comments

[Note: Breaking news by this blog, pbSpirits.com and picked up by local media today. See original post and video.] SAN DIEGO — A San Diego police officer is recovering on Sunday after his cruiser was rear-ended by a suspected DUI driver in Pacific Beach. The crash occurred at about 2:13 a.m. Sunday in the 1200 […]

Drunk Drivers, PB in SD Media
DUI Driver Strikes Police Car – Officer Rushed to Hospital

DUI Driver Strikes Police Car – Officer Rushed to Hospital

September 25, 2011 No Comments

News reel courtesy Fox5 News A San Diego police officer was taken to the hospital by ambulance at approximately 2am this morning after his patrol car was struck from behind by a DUI driver. The DUI driver was interviewed and given field sobriety tests and after failing, was arrested. At the time of this post […]

Man stabbed in back while walking with girlfriend

September 22, 2011 No Comments

A 21-year-old man was stabbed in the back Thursday while walking with his girlfriend in Pacific Beach, police said. The couple was walking in the 1000 block of Diamond Street when a man came up from behind sometime before 3 a.m. and stabbed the victim twice in the back, said San Diego police Officer Frank […]

Assault, PB in SD Media

Man sought in Pacific Beach hit-and-run

September 9, 2011 No Comments

Update: See ‘Driver Ordered to Pay Friend’s Medical Costs‘ – the final sentence for this DUI driver. SAN DIEGO — San Diego County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of Oscar Solis Jr., 24, a suspect in a hit-and-run injury accident in February in Pacific […]

Drunk Drivers, Hit and Run
PB: Police Arrest 45 at DUI Checkpoints Saturday (51 in area)

PB: Police Arrest 45 at DUI Checkpoints Saturday (51 in area)

September 3, 2011 No Comments

This is yet another confirmation that there is a significant DUI problem in Pacific Beach. See this link for additional stories on the issue. September 3, 2011 Multi-Agency effort cracks down on popular party spots San Diego Police arrested 51 drivers in Pacific Beach Saturday for driving under the influence. Two checkpoints were set up […]

DUI checkpoint moved (with direction from City Hall) from Pacific Beach

August 1, 2011 No Comments

Police say checkpoint moved to downtown to ‘spread enforcement wealth’ PACIFIC BEACH — A DUI checkpoint planned for the Fourth of July weekend in Pacific Beach, where police frequently net a large number of intoxicated drivers, was called off by department brass, a traffic officer reported to the community’s planning group. Officer Mark McCullough, who […]

Checkpoints, Drunk Drivers, Other Communities
‘Statue’ stolen from Pacific Beach restaurant

‘Statue’ stolen from Pacific Beach restaurant

July 25, 2011 No Comments

An advertising agency is offering a reward for information leading to the return of a $10,000 life-size statue that was stolen from a Pacific Beach restaurant last week. The 40-pound statue, which depicts a man pulling a keg of Newcastle Brown Ale out of the bar’s wall, was stolen from PB Bar & Grill July […]

Letter from a reader…

July 21, 2011 1 Comment

From a reader: Not surprising you didn’t post this article to your web site. It doesn’t help your cause. http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/data-drive/article_11d044a6-b33e-11e0-b0ea-001cc4c03286.html It mentions the East Village in downtown SD as an area where alcohol related crime has increased significantly. Didn’t I hear at a PB Planning Committee meeting that downtown SD has a CUP in effect? […]

Alcohol Licensees, Business District, Commentary, Crime and Safety, CUP/DAO
A Few Nights in July 2011

A Few Nights in July 2011

July 18, 2011 1 Comment

Here’s a video of a few nights in July 2011. This past Saturday morning, when a DUI driver could’ve easily killed or seriously injured pedestrians on Garnet Ave., another DUI driver rear-ends a vehicle at Grand Ave. at Ingraham. Click here to see additional brief films we created to illustrate the PB atmosphere. We must […]

Armed man stabbed at Pacific Beach party

Armed man stabbed at Pacific Beach party

June 25, 2011 No Comments

An armed man who showed up at a neighbor’s house in Pacific Beach early Saturday to complain about a loud party was stabbed by one of the revelers, police said. The 28-year-old unidentified stabbing victim was taken to a hospital about 1:30 a.m. The man’s injuries are not considered life-threatening, San Diego police said. After […]

PB, Alcohol and You Creating Forward Movement

PB, Alcohol and You Creating Forward Movement

June 21, 2011 2 Comments

Focus on alcohol-related and other safety issues in Pacific Beach, California What’s going on? There are many residents, businesses and civic groups struggling with alcohol-related issues in our community. This struggle is exacerbated by a noisy few bar and restaurant businesses that are intent on belittling those of us that are willing to spend countless […]

More PB Fights reported by YouTube users

June 20, 2011 No Comments

Here’s a couple more fights in Pacific Beach in the last few weeks – brought to you by YouTube’rs who thought it would be entertaining? Video One Video Two

Assault, PB in Social Media
DUI Driver Flips Car on Ingraham

DUI Driver Flips Car on Ingraham

June 20, 2011 No Comments

A woman came to the PB Town Council meeting this summer to express her grave concerns about the number of cars that are run into along Ingraham by, what she believes, are a large number of drunk drivers. One such driver wrecked their car on Ingraham on a Monday evening.

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Advisory: Hot Prowl Burglary in PB (aka Man Standing in Sleeping Woman’s Bedroom)

The San Diego Police Department Sex Crimes Unit is currently investigating a hot prowl burglary that occurred near the...

Holiday Week Checkpoints

The Friday, July 5, DUI checkpoint was conducted in the 2600 block of Ingraham Street, and was operational from...

Alcohol Industry Playbook – Confidential

Here’s a handbook illustrating the strategies some bar and restaurant owners use to deflect attention away from their businesses....

Pacific Beach Shore Club Deck Expansion

I want to encourage good businesses in Pacific Beach but, feel like the lack of state and local oversight...

34 Arrested Across 2 DUI Checkpoints

The San Diego Police Department and the San Diego County Probation Department conducted two DUI checkpoints Saturday night that...

Yet Another Police Officer Injured in Drunk Driver Crash

SAN DIEGO – A suspected drunken driver was arrested early Tuesday after he plowed through a stop sign and...

UPDATE: Bad (horrible) day in Pacific Beach – man seriously injured by alleged DUI driver dies

At 9:45 am in Pacific Beach at the busiest intersection in San Diego was nearly entirely closed down for...

5 injured in car accident in Pacific Beach this morning – Possible DUI

Five people are injured after a black Nissan Titan ran a red light in Pacific Beach at around 9:45...

Priest arrested on suspicion of DUI after driving car into building

Ed. Note: My intent is to not be publicly shaming anyone. I wouldn’t normally post this if the fact...

Current Situation and Proposal

This site illustrates problems in a neighborhood of alcohol outlets that are highly concentrated – Pacific Beach. For our...

San Diego police say an overnight DUI checkpoint in Pacific Beach nets 12 arrests

612 vehicles passed through checkpoint An overnight sobriety and driver license checkpoint in Pacific Beach netted 12 arrests for...

Car Crashes into PB Home

Mercedes rammed nearly halfway through the house A suspected drunk driver lost control and crashed into a home in...

DUI checkpoints planned over holiday weekend

The San Diego Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting DUI and drivers license checkpoints at undisclosed locations within...

Pedestrians injured in drunk driving hit-and-run

A man is seriously injured after being hit by a drunk driver in Pacific Beach overnight. A man and...

Bullocks – PB’s Newest Billboard – ~1,100 Sq. Ft.?

Bullocks to this. It looks like the former Jack Daniels billboard, which took over about 1,100 sq. ft. of...

Man jailed after ramming police car in Pacific Beach

A man landed in jail Sunday hours after San Diego police say he beat and choked his girlfriend in...

Garnet Avenue DUI checkpoint nets (14) arrests

San Diego Police officers arrested 14 suspected drunken drivers and impounded 15 cars last night during a DUI Checkpoint...

SDPD Weekend DUI Checkpoints Net 34 Arrests (16 in PB), 37 Impounds

The San Diego Police Department Traffic Division conducted DUI checkpoints on Friday September 7, 2012, and on Saturday, September...

SDPD Labor Day Weekend DUI Checkpoints Net 28 DUI Arrests

The San Diego Police Department conducted three DUI checkpoints during the Labor Day Holiday weekend. The checkpoints were made...

Suspected drunk driver runs over friend

A suspected drunk driver is behind bars after hitting a woman while backing out of a parking space in...

16 Arrested at Pacific Beach DUI Checkpoint

San Diego police in Pacific Beach arrested 16 people on suspicion of drunken driving and impounded 17 vehicles during...

Pacific Beach Checkpoint Nets 6 Arrests

Six people were arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs at an overnight checkpoint...

Pacific Beach DUI Checkpoint Nets 16 Arrests, 17 Vehicles Impounded

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – San Diego police arrested 16 drivers on suspicion of drunken driving and impounded 17 vehicles...

Woman Injured In Hit-And-Run In Pacific Beach

Woman Was Crossing Street At Grand Avenue, Cass Street PACIFIC BEACH, Calif. — A woman was rushed to the...

Suspected DUI crash shuts down Ingraham in PB

View more videos at: http://nbcsandiego.com. Source: NBCSanDiego.com View a slideshow from 10News San Diego. UT San Diego Report on...

Jack Daniels Gets in on the Action

One issue with all the alcohol problems we experience is we draw even more marketers of alcohol products. Just...

Police Searching For Hit-And-Run Driver In PB Crash

SAN DIEGO — Police on Tuesday are searching for a hit-and-run driver who hit at least two vehicles in...

(DUI Crash) Driver ordered to pay friend’s medical costs

Driver ordered to pay friend’s medical costs A judge ordered a drunken driver to pay more than $7,500 in...

San Diego police arrest 9 DUI suspects during St. Patty’s Day checkpoints

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – San Diego police officers arrested nine suspected drunken drivers at a downtown checkpoint and extra...

Suspected DUI driver runs over woman lying in Hillcrest alley

A suspected drunken driver allegedly ran over a 27-year-old woman who was lying in a Hillcrest alley early Saturday,...

Woman Found Unconscious In PB May Have Been (Sexually) Assaulted

22-Year-Old Found Drunk, Partially Nude In Alley A 22-year-old woman found drunk, unconscious and partially nude in a Pacific...

Coronado Residents Concerned Over Alcohol Permits – San Diego News Story – KGTV San Diego

Some longtime Coronado residents are concerned that their town could soon mimic the bar scene in Pacific Beach or...

PB Shore Club wins Expansion bid

The Pacific Beach Shore Club was approved by the Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) to expand their premises onto a...

Rally, walk targets Proliferation of alcohol permits in PB

Concerned citizens walk past Crystal Pier on Jan. 27 on their way up Garnet Avenue to get their message...

Judgment Finalized In Legal Battle Over Golden Hill MAD

The judgment is final. Now, a group of residents in Golden Hill and South Park — who have spent...

Charger sued in 2009 bottle incident

A man has filed a lawsuit against San Diego Chargers linebacker Shaun Phillips alleging the player broke a Champagne...

Man Seriously Hurt In Pacific Beach Hit-And-Run

Man Had Just Got Out Of Taxi, Hit By Toyota Yaris, Police Say SAN DIEGO — A 28-year-old man...

Shots Reportedly Fired In Pacific Beach

Shots Reported Fired In 1800 Block Of Hornblend Street POSTED: 7:38 am PST January 19, 2012 SAN DIEGO —...

US ‘drunk driver’ swims off to escape arrest

This is an update of the story below. This story also made international news agencies also shown below. SAN...

Drunk in PB at 2AM? Cops in the Rear View Mirror? Ditch the Car, Disappear in the Ocean!

SAN DIEGO — Authorities searched for hours early Tuesday for a man suspected of drunken driving who ran away...

PB Resident Fights Bar’s Plans To Expand

See the video SAN DIEGO — A Pacific Beach resident told 10News on Tuesday he has proof that too...

3 Checkpoints Net 12 Drunken Driving Arrests

SAN DIEGO — Three checkpoints set up in Pacific Beach, Imperial Beach and Chula Vista overnight netted 12 suspected...

(DUI) Driver Crashes Into Fire Hydrant, Parked Car In PB (at 11am)

A suspected drunken driver was taken into custody Friday after crashing into a fire hydrant and a parked car...

Drunk man breaks into 81 Year Old PB woman’s home

An elderly woman in Pacific Beach woke up Friday morning to find a man in a Chargers jersey sleeping...

Pacific Beach Checkpoint Nets 12 Arrests

SAN DIEGO — San Diego police arrested a dozen people on suspicion of drunken driving and impounded nine vehicles...

Letter: San Diego’s Continuing Taxi Cab Scandal

This is a letter to the editor in response to the article by former Superior Court Judge Larry Sterling...

Another DUI Crash in PB

Early this morning an drunk driver crashed and most likely totaled a parked car on Grand Ave. at Mission...

Bike Police Catch 3 Armed Robbers in PB

Here’s a great story about police catching armed robbers utilizing their bicycle patrols. We’re trying to raise funds to...

KPBS Interview Community Leader, Businessman and ABC

This afternoon KPBS Radio featured a story on the PB Planning Group’s report on the alcohol licensing and CUP...

Officer Hurt After Car Crashes Into Police Car

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