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Bank Robbed: Suspect Wearing Fedora

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  ESCONDIDO POLICE @ 760.839.4722 PREPARED BY LT. MIKE LOARIE INVESTIGATIONS AND PIO   On December 26, 2012, just before 10 AM, a man robbed the US Bank located in a grocery store @ 1509 E. Valley Pkwy.  EPD was . . . read more
 

SWAT Standoff Ends Peacefully

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.  CONTACT EPD MEDIA LINE @ 760.839.4444. Prepared by Lt. Mike Loarie, PIO/ Investigations Bureau On Wednesday, December 19, 2012, at about 4:30 PM, the Escondido Police Department arrested Hector Robles (30 years) and Diana . . . read more
 

Escondido to Receive Traffic Safety Enforcement Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Lt. Albergo, 760-839-4901 The Escondido Police Department has been awarded a $70,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program aimed at preventing deaths and injuries on our . . . read more
 

Annual Christmas Parade

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: CSO Danielle Cason, 760-839-4792  The 62ND Annual Escondido Christmas Parade, sponsored by the Escondido Jaycees, will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2012, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The parade will start at . . . read more
 

Attempted Home Invasion Robbery in Escondido

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Media Relations, (760) 839-4444 On November 29, 2012, at approximately 6:43 AM, the Escondido Police Department Communications Center received an emergency call regarding two subjects who were attempting to break . . . read more
 

Fatal hit and run accident

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lt. T. Albergo: 760-839-4901 On 11-24-2012 at about 6:25 PM, Escondido Police and Fire personnel were sent to the area of Washington Avenue and Waverly for a pedestrian who had been struck by a car. The vehicle fled . . . read more
 

DUI Enforcement Results

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lt. T. Albergo, 760-839-4901 On November 17, 2012 the Escondido Police Department conducted a DUI Sobriety / Drivers License Checkpoint in the area of Centre City Parkway and Decatur.  Officers were also assigned to . . . read more
 

DUI/DL Checkpoint

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lt. T. Albergo, 760-839-4901 The Escondido Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on Saturday, November 17, 2012. In addition, roving DUI officers will be assigned until 3 . . . read more
 

Traffic Safety Checkpoint Results

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: LIEUTENANT CRAIG CARTER 760-838-4702 On November 12, 2012, the Escondido Police Department conducted a Traffic Safety Checkpoint in the area of Bear Valley Parkway and Kit Carson Park. The results of this event were . . . read more