Two Cited for Purchasing Alcohol for a Minor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Sgt. Craig Miller    760-839-4722  Detectives with Escondido Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit cited two individuals for purchasing alcohol for a minor on April 11, 2013.  The citations were the result . . . read more

Two Arrested During Shoplifting Enforcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Point of Contact: Sergeant Craig Miller  760-839-4722 Police arrested two people on Saturday, April 6 during an undercover shoplifting detail at a local grocery store. The enforcement was made possible by a grant from the . . . read more

Traffic Safety Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Watch Commander, 760-839-4722 On Monday, April 8, 2013, the Escondido Police Department will conduct a Traffic Safety Checkpoint in the City of Escondido. This checkpoint is an effort to continue the Escondido . . . read more

Curfew Sweep Held In Escondido

On Friday April 5, 2013 the Escondido Police Department conducted a curfew sweep throughout the City of Escondido.  As a result of the sweep, a total of 25 juveniles were arrested for curfew violations.  The juveniles were transported to the police . . . read more

DUI / DL Checkpoint Results

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Lt. T. Albergo; 760-839-4901 On April 5, 2013 the Escondido Police Department conducted a DUI Sobriety / Driver’s License Checkpoint in the area of Centre City Pkwy. and Decatur.   Under a new state law, drivers . . . read more

ABC cites two employees for selling alcohol to minor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.  CONTACT SGT. CRAIG MILLER @ 760.839.4722 Agents of the California Alcoholic Beverage Control, along with the Escondido Police Department on Wednesday evening, cited one store clerk and one restaurant bartender for selling . . . read more

DUI /DL Checkpoint Planned

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lt. T. Albergo; 760-839-4901 The Escondido Police Department Traffic Bureau will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on Friday, April 5, 2013. According to California Office of Traffic Safety guidelines, . . . read more

Shooting: Lincoln and Gamble

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.  CONTACT DETECTIVE HURLEY @ 760.839.4738 Prepared by Captain Michael Loarie On Saturday, March 30, 2013, at about 9:00 PM, EPD responded to a shooting in the area of Gamble St and Lincoln Ave.  Officers arrived minutes after . . . read more