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SDPD Cop Charged with Flashing Gun in Road Rage Incident, Killed Man in 2019

October 13, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Officer charged for exhibiting a gun during an off-duty road rage incident this year also shot and killed a man in 2019.

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked Legal Memo Exposes City Attorney’s Failures & Ongoing Cover Up

October 11, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Memo shielded from disclosure for more than a year shows Mara Elliott failed to adequately protect taxpayers.

NBC Reporter’s Lawsuit Will Soon Reveal Sources Connected to Disputed Legal Memo

October 7, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Federal civil rights lawsuit will soon reveal yet-unnamed sources who provided information about a controversial City building deal.

Demanda Pronto Revelará Fuentes Secretas Relacionadas con un Memo Legal en Disputa

La Prensa San Diego

Demanda en corte federal pronto dará lugar a la divulgación de personas que le proporcionaron información a un reportero.

PERSPECTIVE: DA Should Pass 101 Ash Investigation to Feds to Avoid Conflicts

October 5, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

A credible investigation into the origins of the 101 Ash deal and the financial advantages taken by a few insiders is much needed without political undertones.

SD Police Officer Killer May Get Life Sentence

September 30, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

A local man who shot two San Diego Police officers, killing one of them, may spend the rest of his life in prison.

SD City Water Will Increase, Some Sewer Rates to Go Up, Others Down

September 21, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Water and sewer rates will help fund a new recycled water program to provide a new source of drinking water for the City.

Jason Hughes was a Partner -Not a Broker- in 101 Ash Building Deal

September 15, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Broker helped the City negotiate two leases in which he had a secret participation agreement with the City’s landlord.

Newsom Survives Recall, Faulconer Underperforms Even in SD County

September 14, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Governor survives recall election by wide margin, Faulconer may be at end of career after getting blown out by Larry Elder.

Powerful SD Union Leader Behind 101 Ash Deal Remains Silent on Growing Scandal

September 12, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Michael Zucchet represents over 4,000 of the City’s 11,000 employees not covered by the separate police, firefighter, and blue-collar workers’ unions.

Mayor Faulconer Staff Wrote False Letters for 101 Ash Contractors to Cover Problems

September 10, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

High-ranking City officials knowingly worked to cover up that 101 Ash Street building was an unsafe before forcing 1,000 employees to move in.

Mexico’s Supreme Court Strikes Down State Laws Criminalizing Abortions

September 8, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Mexico’s highest court struck down state laws that set criminal penalties for women who sought abortions, and limited access in cases of rape or insemination.

New PRONTO Local Transit Passes Give Free Rides in September

August 31, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

A new pass system for local bus, trolley, and train service will launch on September 1st and will allow users to ride for free for the month of September.

PERSPECTIVE: Voters (Not Politicians) Should Choose Our Next Sheriff

August 27, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Transparency and accountability from our police should start with the free & fair election of our next Sheriff.

Local Group Seeks to Protect Voting Rights

August 26, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

A coalition believes there is a major opportunity to expand opportunities for voters, not politicians on one side of the aisle or another.

California is Now More Brown than White

August 17, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

New 2020 Census data shows that the Hispanic/Latino population in California now outnumbers the White population for the first time in modern history, accounting for nearly 40% of the state population.

California Ahora es Más Café que Blanca

La Prensa San Diego

El nuevo censo muestra que la población hispana en California ahora supera en número a la población blanca por primera vez en la historia moderna, representando casi el 40% de la población del estado.

PERSPECTIVE: Police Actions Have Eroded Our Confidence

August 15, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

The media is an unwitting accomplice in relying on information and amplifying false or misleading narratives without independently fact-checking.

Soccer Returns to San Diego’s Public Venues

August 6, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Soccer aficionados gathered at historic Chicano Park for the first time in 18 months to play fast-paced pick up games.

State, Local Car Catalytic Converter Theft on the Rise

July 25, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Car catalytic converters can be sawed off or removed with basic tools like wrenches, depending on how they are mounted under a vehicle.

SDPD Cop Charged with Flashing Gun in Road Rage Incident, Killed Man in 2019

October 13, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Officer charged for exhibiting a gun during an off-duty road rage incident this year also shot and killed a man in 2019.

NBC Reporter’s Lawsuit Will Soon Reveal Sources Connected to Disputed Legal Memo

October 7, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Federal civil rights lawsuit will soon reveal yet-unnamed sources who provided information about a controversial City building deal.

Demanda Pronto Revelará Fuentes Secretas Relacionadas con un Memo Legal en Disputa

La Prensa San Diego

Demanda en corte federal pronto dará lugar a la divulgación de personas que le proporcionaron información a un reportero.

SD Police Officer Killer May Get Life Sentence

September 30, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

A local man who shot two San Diego Police officers, killing one of them, may spend the rest of his life in prison.

SD City Water Will Increase, Some Sewer Rates to Go Up, Others Down

September 21, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Water and sewer rates will help fund a new recycled water program to provide a new source of drinking water for the City.

Jason Hughes was a Partner -Not a Broker- in 101 Ash Building Deal

September 15, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Broker helped the City negotiate two leases in which he had a secret participation agreement with the City’s landlord.

Newsom Survives Recall, Faulconer Underperforms Even in SD County

September 14, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Governor survives recall election by wide margin, Faulconer may be at end of career after getting blown out by Larry Elder.

Powerful SD Union Leader Behind 101 Ash Deal Remains Silent on Growing Scandal

September 12, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Michael Zucchet represents over 4,000 of the City’s 11,000 employees not covered by the separate police, firefighter, and blue-collar workers’ unions.

PERSPECTIVE: Voters (Not Politicians) Should Choose Our Next Sheriff

August 27, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Transparency and accountability from our police should start with the free & fair election of our next Sheriff.

California is Now More Brown than White

August 17, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

New 2020 Census data shows that the Hispanic/Latino population in California now outnumbers the White population for the first time in modern history, accounting for nearly 40% of the state population.

Soccer Returns to San Diego’s Public Venues

August 6, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Soccer aficionados gathered at historic Chicano Park for the first time in 18 months to play fast-paced pick up games.

State, Local Car Catalytic Converter Theft on the Rise

July 25, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Car catalytic converters can be sawed off or removed with basic tools like wrenches, depending on how they are mounted under a vehicle.

PERSPECTIVE: DA Should Pass 101 Ash Investigation to Feds to Avoid Conflicts

October 5, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

A credible investigation into the origins of the 101 Ash deal and the financial advantages taken by a few insiders is much needed without political undertones.

PERSPECTIVE: Police Actions Have Eroded Our Confidence

August 15, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

The media is an unwitting accomplice in relying on information and amplifying false or misleading narratives without independently fact-checking.

PERSPECTIVE: Jason Hughes is a Piñata but Who’s Yanking the Rope?

July 5, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Jason Hughes deserves the beating he’s now taking for playing both sides of the deal, but we should follow the rope back to see who is really behind the cheap entertainment.

PERSPECTIVE: If the US Revolution was a Divorce, 4th of July was only the Separation Date

July 1, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

We’ve all learned that the Declaration of Independence signalled the founding of the US and we celebrate it each year on the now-sacred date of July 4th.

PERSPECTIVE: Will MTS Death Bring About Real Change?

May 3, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

24-year old Angel Zapata Hernandez died here in San Diego when two transit security guards attempted to arrest him.

PERSPECTIVE: It’s Time for a Hero to Step Forward in 101 Ash St Debacle

March 26, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Someone has to demand truthful answers and offer a clear path forward that protects taxpayers from losing money on a flawed real estate deal with a dubious history and uncertain future.

PERSPECTIVE: Politicos Ignoring La Prensa’s Questions is an Affront to Our Community

March 21, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

Dismissing and ignoring our questions is not an assault on La Prensa’s significance: it is an affront to our readers and our community.

PERSPECTIVE: Make No Mistake: We’re Watching a Slow-Motion Coup Attempt

January 6, 2021 La Prensa San Diego

A country is under attack by an attempted coup headed by the sitting President that is trying desperately to cling to power after losing an election. No, this isn’t the plot to a made-for-TV movie, or another Tom Clancy suspense novel. It’s happening to us.

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