The Fine Line Between Gang Policing and Gang Behavior
Some community members community have likened members of the San Diego Police Department's gang suppression unit to Stormtroopers or a gang itself. One officer admitted his unit is less connected with the community than it should be, but said it's moving in the right direction.
Megan Burks | March 3, 2014 |
‘We’re the Guys Who Want to Make Your Neighborhood Fun’
Andrew Keatts | February 7, 2014 |
What Otay Mesa Wants Out of Its New Community Plan
Andrew Keatts | February 3, 2014 |
Mid-City Youth Throw Some Hardballs at the Mayoral Candidates
The forum in City Heights hosted by San Diego 6 and community groups Mid-City CAN Youth Council and Cesar Chavez Service Club had a decidedly different feel than most political debates, thanks to some youth panelists who can't even vote yet.
Megan Burks | January 27, 2014 |
Police: ‘We Do Our Very Best to Reach Everyone’
Police Chief William Lansdowne let a key check on racial profiling slide because he hadn't heard it's a concern in the community. Here's what the department does to open lines of communication, and why some voices aren't being heard.
Megan Burks | January 20, 2014 |
Albertsons Closing Means One Less Grocery Store in SD Food Desert
Megan Burks | January 16, 2014 |
Where the Mayoral Candidates Stand on the Big Issues
Lisa Halverstadt | January 9, 2014 |
Short Cuts: Where the Candidates Landed on Cutting – and Restoring – City Services
Lisa Halverstadt | January 8, 2014 |
Why the ‘Seal Guy’ Wants to Boot La Jolla’s Sea Lions
Lisa Halverstadt | January 6, 2014 |
City Leaders Have Mostly Written Off the Library Spending Mandate
Lisa Halverstadt | December 13, 2013 |
Video: 5 Poignant Moments from the #noBSmayor Debate
Catherine Green | November 11, 2013 |
Impact of Alvarez’s Signature Foreclosure Measure Unclear
Lisa Halverstadt | November 11, 2013 |
New City Policy Could Spread the Infrastructure Love
Megan Burks | October 29, 2013 |
‘There Ought to Be Much Less Conflict When a Development Comes Along’
Andrew Keatts | October 29, 2013 |
Mayoral Candidates’ New Opponent: Development Services
Kevin Faulconer and David Alvarez both said they'd bring accountability to the city's Development Services Department in a debate where the candidates got specific (sort of) about their ideas for urban planning.