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Homicide Investigation
April 9, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that occurred in the 1400 block of Olive Street on April 8th.

Backflow Theft Prevention
April 8, 2014  Commercial irrigation and domestic water backflow preventers are being stolen for their brass and copper fittings throughout San Diego County.

Officer Involved Shooting - Harbor
April 7, 2014  This morning at 9:10 hours Oceanside Police Department dispatchers received a call to check a sleeper in the 1300 block of Harbor Drive North. At the same time an Oceanside Police officer working in the Oceanside Harbor was flagged by a resident of the harbor area and asked to check on the same person.

Officer Involved Shooting
March 23, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department is currently investigating an Officer Involved Shooting which occurred in the 1300 block of Moreno Way, Oceanside on March 22, 2014.

Police DUI Checkpoint - After Action Report
March 14, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Friday, March 14, 2014 between the hours of 9:30pm and 2:30am in the 900 block of N. Santa Fe Ave. in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
March 12, 2014  Oceanside, CA – Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, March 14, 2014, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m

Traffic Safety Appeal
February 27, 2014  We are asking members of our community to use these tragic and unnecessary events as an opportunity to remind themselves and their loved ones of their obligations to be safe and cautious along our roadways.

Pedestrian Dies in Vehicle Collision
February 26, 2014  On Wednesday February 26, 2014, at 1842 hours, the Oceanside Police Department responded to calls of a serious injury collision involving a vehicle and pedestrian on Cassidy Street on the I-5 overpass.

Pedestrian Injured in Vehicle Collision
February 24, 2014  On Monday February 24, 2014, at 1811 hours, the Oceanside Police Department responded to calls of a serious injury collision involving a vehicle and pedestrian in the 1900 Block of Oceanside Blvd.

Robbery Suspect Taken Into Custody
February 3, 2014  On January 31st, 2014 the Oceanside Police Department Crimes of Violence Unit along with the United States Marshal's office arrested a robbery suspect at his home in Aguanga.

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
December 19, 2013  Oceanside, CA – Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, December 20, 2013, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. 

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
November 8, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, November 8, 2013, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

OCEANSIDE POLICE TO COMBAT ROADWAY DEATHS AND INJURIES
November 6, 2013  The Oceanside Police Department has been awarded a new traffic safety grant for an anti-DUI program aimed at preventing deaths and injuries on Oceanside roadways.

One Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint
September 16, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, September 13, 2013, on Oceanside Bl. west of Rancho Del Oro between the hours of 9:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 361 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested one driver for driving under the influence of alcohol. Eleven other drivers were determined to be currently unlicensed, while two others had suspended drivers’ licenses. A total of 18 citations were issued, and nine vehicles were towed.

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
September 11, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, September 13, 2013, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Three Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint
September 3, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, August 30, 2013, on Coast Hwy. south of Eaton St. between the hours of 9:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 318 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested three drivers for driving under the influence of alcohol. Eight other drivers were determined to be currently unlicensed. A total of 18 citations were issued.

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
August 30, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, August 30, 2013, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Two Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint
August 5, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, August 2, 2013, on Mission Avenue at Clementine Street between the hours of 9:20 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 330 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested two drivers for driving under the influence of alcohol. 14 other drivers were determined to be currently unlicensed, and three more drivers had suspended drivers’ licenses. A total of 23 citations were issued.

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
August 1, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, August 2, 2013, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Two Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint
June 19, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, June 15, 2013, on College Bl. at Adams St. between the hours of 9:20 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 643 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested two drivers for driving under the influence of alcohol. Nine other drivers were determined to be currently unlicensed, and one more driver had a suspended driver’s license. A total of 14 citations were issued.

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
June 13, 2013  Oceanside, CA – Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, June 14, 2013, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

One Arrested at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint
May 29, 2013  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, May 25, 2013, on Oceanside Blvd. at Vine St. between the hours of 9:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Officers contacted 462 drivers during the checkpoint, and arrested one driver for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Oceanside Police Department Community Meeting
May 20, 2013  The Oceanside Police Department invites you to attend a community meeting on May 28, 2013, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at Chavez Middle School.

Gun Buy Back Event
May 16, 2013  The Oceanside Police Department is partnering with the San Diego Sheriff’s Department and other local law enforcement agencies in hosting a Guns for Gift Cards event in the North County. The event will be held at the San Marcos Sheriff’s Station, 182 Santar Place, San Marcos on Saturday, May 18th from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Oceanside Police Department Community Meeting
April 2, 2013  The Oceanside Police Department invites you to attend a community meeting on April 16, 2013 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at Madison Middle School.

Oceanside Police Investigate Series of Three Attempted Carjackings
December 13, 2012  On December 13, 2012 an unidentified suspect attempted to carjack three different victims in the Target Store parking lot located in the 2200 block of El Camino Real.

Police Schedule DUI Checkpoint
August 27, 2012  The Oceanside Police Department will conduct a DUI Checkpoint on Friday August 31, 2012 between the hours of 8:00pm and 3:00am in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

Police News / Announcements - Police Schedule DUI Checkpoint
August 1, 2012  The Oceanside Police Department will conduct a DUI Checkpoint on Friday August 10, 2012 between the hours of 8:00pm and 3:00am in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

Police Schedule DUI Checkpoint
July 25, 2012  The Oceanside Police Department will conduct a DUI Checkpoint on Friday July 27, 2012 between the hours of 8:00pm and 3:00am in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

July Fourth 2012 Information
June 28, 2012  During the 4th of July weekend, the City of Oceanside will host the annual Fourth of July Celebration.

Names Release in OIS Case
May 21, 2012  The Law Enforcement Officer involved the shooting yesterday has been identified as San Diego Sheriff's Deputy Mike Astorga.

Police Investigate Officer Involved Shooting
May 20, 2012  A San Diego County Sheriff's Deputy, responding to assist Oceanside Officers with an assault suspect demonstrating irrational behavior, subsequently shot the suspect during a confrontation with Police in the 4900 of Oceanside Blvd.

Police Investigate Apparent Suicide of Junior Seau
May 2, 2012  On May 2, 2012 at about 9:35 am, a female reporting to be the girlfriend of Junior Seau called the Police Department to report she had returned home to find Mr. Seau inside the residence, unresponsive, with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Police Seek Public’s Assistance Identifying Possible Suspect in a Lewd Act Case
April 12, 2012  Police are asking for the public's assistance to identify a man who was reportedly committing a lewd act in the presence of children on April 4, 2012 at an apartment complex located at 330 Isthmus Way in Oceanside.
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Homicide Suspect Arrested
April 2, 2012  On April 2, 2012, Oceanside Police arrested 28-year-old Oceanside resident Tyree Paschall for the murder of 47-year-old Oceanside resident Crain Conaway.

Oceanside Police Arrest Fugitive in 2002 Homicide
March 2, 2012  On March 1, 2012 Oceanside Police Detectives took custody of 40–year-old Fernando Herrera-Salas from U.S. Marshalls and booked him into the Vista Detention Facility for a 2002 Oceanside Homicide.

Oceanside Seeking Public’s Assistance Related to Recent Homicides
December 19, 2011  Recent developments in the Nonu and Hernandez homicide investigations have prompted police to again ask for the public's assistance in providing any witness information that could help police solve these tragic murders.

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