| Sep 5, 2009
| 3:24 PM
A Highway Patrol officer, his wife, daughter and brother-in-law -- all killed in a crash in Santee -- will be remembered at a memorial service this afternoon in Chula Vista.
Mark Saylor and his wife Cleofe, both 45, their 13-year-old daughter Mahala...
| Sep 5, 2009
Saturday was a day to remember the lives of a California Highway Patrol officer and his family killed in a crash in Santee. The accident happened a week ago on Mission Gorge Road. The cause is still under investigation but initial police reports indicated...
| Oct 23, 2008
SANTEE, Calif. (AP) - Fire investigators have deemed a brush fire that broke out this morning just north of Grossmont College suspicious.
Santee Fire Department deputy chief Richard Mattick tells the San Diego Union-Tribune that investigators found...
| Mar 24, 2009
SANTEE, Calif. -- A man brought a canvas bag containing several pipe bombs to the Santee Sheriff's substation Monday afternoon, prompting deputies to evacuate the building and call in a bomb disposal team, officials said.
The man told deputies he...
| May 12, 2009
| 2:52 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A man accused of working with baby sitters who brought him children so he could molest them has been captured in Brazil.
The U.S. State Department says that Jared Yaffe was caught Monday by Brazilian federal police and brought back to the...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 11:00 AM
A section of state Route 67 in Santee will be closed for eight hours beginning Thursday night, according to the California Department of Transportation.
The southbound section of the highway between Woodside Avenue and Prospect Avenue will be shut down...
| Jun 3, 2010
Light-rail service into and out of Santee will likely resume Friday following completion of repairs to equipment damage caused when a light plane clipped trolley power lines and crashed onto a road at the edge of Gillespie Field.
Trolley service has been...
| Jun 7, 2010
| 7:47 PM
An elderly man, who has been responsible for a string of bank robberies in San Diego County, hit an alleged tenth bank Monday afternoon, authorities said.
Sheriffs responded to the U.S. Bank inside an Albertson's grocery store at 14837 Pomerado Road in...
| Jun 25, 2010
| 7:50 AM
The serial bank robber dubbed the "Geezer Bandit" hit his 11th bank and his first outside of San Diego County Thursday afternoon , according to federal agents.
The Bank of America at 31934 Highway 79 in Temecula reported that the gunman, who appears to...
| Jun 26, 2010
A brush north of the Santee Lakes charred about 260 acres Saturday and came within a mile from the nearest homes, fire officials said.
Two of the three helicopters that worked the fire were released from service for the afternoon, but firefighters...
| Jul 5, 2010
| 12:36 PM
Authorities Monday identified a suspected car thief who tried to run from a California Highway Patrol officer and jumped to his death from a freeway overpass.
Januario Ancheta, 37, of San Diego was driving a stolen Subaru Impreza when a CHP officer...