News Archive
Police Officer Shoots Dog
October 20, 2014  On 10-20-14 at approximately 2:50 am officers of the Oceanside Police Department responded to a radio call of a suspicious subject who was sitting in a chair by the front door of a residence in the 700 block of Morse Street.

Vehicle Crashes Into Church
October 20, 2014  On 10-20-14 at 01:20 am officers of the Oceanside Police Department responded a report of a traffic collision at the Family Fellowship Church located at 420 N. El Camino Real. When

Water Main Break Causes Sunk Hole
October 16, 2014  On October 15th, 2014 6:20 pm Oceanside Police Officers received a radio call of a large amount of water in the roadway at El Camino Real and Mesa Drive. Upon their arrival, OPD Officers observed a large amount of water in both the northbound and southbound lanes of El Camino Real

Robbery Suspect Arrested
October 16, 2014  On October 15th, 2014 at approximately 3:30 pm Officers from the Oceanside Police Department responded to a radio call of an armed robbery at a Carl’s Jr Restaurant located at 4186 Oceanside Boulevard. OPD

Documented Gang Member Arrested After Struggle with Police
October 16, 2014  On 10-15-14 at approximately 1820 hours, two Uniformed Gang Suppression Officers were in the 500 block of Calle Montecito when they observed an individual they recognized as Oceanside documented gang member, John Rodriguez (33 yrs.). Officers

Regional Realignment Response Group Results in a Safer Community
October 4, 2014  In response to the Prison Realignment Bill, also referred to as AB109, San Diego County Law Enforcement Agencies cooperate in regular details to contact offenders released under this program. These operations are conducted under the coalition formed by allied agencies, the Regional Realignment Response Group (R3G) and take place throughout San Diego County.

Vehicle/Pedestrian Collision at College & Thunder
October 2, 2014  On October 2, 2014 at 7:27 a.m. Oceanside Police dispatchers received a 911 call regarding a traffic collision involving a pedestrian. Oceanside Police and Oceanside Fire units responded to the scene and determined the following.


Officers to Be Recognized for Rescues
October 2, 2014  On August 30, Oceanside Police Harbor Officers Nick Nunez and Michael Sabino responded to an incident in which two people were drowning on the north side of the pier. A group of teens and young adults decided to swim in the surf and two were unable to handle the current.

Major Injury Collision
October 1, 2014  On 10/02/14 a serious injury traffic collision occurred at the intersection of SR-76 and Douglas Drive

Update - Fatal Hit-and-Run Involving Bicyclist
September 28, 2014  Oceanside, CA – On Sunday September 21, 2014 a fatal traffic collision occurred in the 3900 block of North River Road. The collision occurred when a bicycle operated by Philip White, 28 years of age, an Oceanside resident, was struck from behind by a Kia being driven by Christopher Noah, 22 years of age, a San Diego resident. After the collision Noah left the scene in the Kia.

Arrest Of Person With a Gun
September 26, 2014  On September 25, 2014 at 10:14 p.m. Special Enforcement Section detectives and uniformed police officers were conducting an undercover operation at Rookies Sports Bar at 2216 El Camino Real. The operation was related to possible over serving of alcoholic beverages.

Taggers ID & Arrests Made in Flag Vandalism
September 23, 2014  On September 23, 2014 members of the Neighborhood Policing Team and the Investigations Division of the Oceanside Police Department served search warrants in the 5100 block of Barry Street and the 3800 block of Mesa Drive. The warrants were served simultaneously and were a result of the investigation into the vandalisms of three American flags which occurred July 18, 2014 in the 3800 block of Rosemary Way in Oceanside.

Kayaker Rescued
September 23, 2014  Today at approximately 1:00 p.m., Oceanside Police Department Harbor Officers received word from the Life Guards there was a person floating in the water in the Harbor. It appeared she had fallen out of her kayak and the kayak was overturned. As Life Guards swam to the woman, Harbor Officers responded via boat. As they approached, officers could see the person was wearing a life vest, but appeared to be unconscious. While one of the officers steadied the boat, the other officer swam to the woman and brought her back to the boat. Officers recognized her as a frequent guest of the Oceanside Harbor. She is 83 years old.

Oceanside Fire paramedics met the Harbor boat at the Fuel Dock to retrieve the woman. She was breathing, semi-conscious, but still unresponsive and was transported to Tri-City for care. She was taken to Tri City Medical Center.


Fatal Residential Fire
September 22, 2014  On September 22, 2014 at 12:41 a.m. officers responded to the San Luis Rey Mobile Home Park at 200 N. El Camino Real regarding the report of a structure fire. Officers and members of the Oceanside Fire Department arrived.

Fatal Hit-and-Run Vehicle and Driver Located
September 22, 2014  The hit and run vehicle and the driver have been located in the city of San Diego. The investigation is still on-going as Investigators follow-up on leads pertaining to this case. The public is encouraged to contact the Oceanside Police Department with any information related to this event.

Accident Investigators: Eric Anderson 760-435-4796
Yanci Blackwell 760-435-4801


Attempt To Locate Fatal Hit-and-Run Vehicle
September 21, 2014  During the night of September 20/21, 2014, the victim was riding a bicycle in the 3900 block of North River Rd. Oceanside. The victim was struck by a westbound vehicle which then fled the scene.

Motorcyclist Dies in Traffic Collision
September 13, 2014  Oceanside, CA – On Saturday, September 13, 2014, at 0735 hours, the Oceanside Police Department received calls of a collision involving a motorcycle and an agricultural truck on North River Road west of Holly Ln. Further information indicated the motorcyclist, a 23 year old male, was not breathing.

DUI Checkpoint After Action Report
September 12, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Friday, September 12, 2014 between the hours of 9:30pm and 2:30am at 1800 Mission Avenue in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

DUI/DL Checkpoint Scheduled
September 10, 2014  Oceanside, CA – Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, September 12, 2014, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Public Service Announcement - IRS Sppofing Scam
September 10, 2014  Your telephone rings. You answer it. “Hello,” the caller begins. “This is agent John Adams from the Internal Revenue Service.” If that did not stop your heart, the next line does. “An audit of your account shows you owe the federal government back taxes in the amount of several thousand dollars.” This is a particularly pernicious and malicious phone scam going on throughout the country. It has recently come to Oceanside as well.

Stabbing Investigation
September 4, 2014  On September 3, 2014 Oceanside Police officers responded to a stabbing in the area of Coast Highway and Pier View Way. The investigation led the officers to the Firewater Saloon at 406 Pier View Way.

Follow-Up to Stabbing Investigation
September 4, 2014  On September 4, 2014 at 9:20 a.m. San Diego County Sheriff’s Office deputies were flagged down near the Sprinter Station in downtown Oceanside. The deputies were working a rail enforcement detail. The deputies contacted dispatchers from the Oceanside Police Department and told them they had detained two people possibly related to a stabbing from the night before.

Follow-Up to Commercial Burglary
September 4, 2014  On September 3, 2014 at 7:39 p.m. Oceanside Police officers responded to a call of subjects on the roof of businesses in the 1000 block of Mission Avenue. Several of these businesses were the victims of burglaries on August 28, 2014.

Female Resident Assaulted
September 3, 2014  On September 3, 2014 at 2:41 a.m. Oceanside Police officers responded to a report of a felony sexual battery in the 200 block of Surfrider Way. The victim had been sleeping on her couch when a male suspect entered through an unlocked front door. When she screamed for help, her adult son pursued the suspect, but did not catch him.

Police DUI Checkpoint After Action Report
August 30, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Friday, August 29, 2014 between the hours of 9:20pm and 1:42am at 4700 North River Road in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

Motorcyclist Dies in Hit-and-Run Vehicle Collision
August 28, 2014  Oceanside, CA – On Thursday, August 28, 2014, at 0800 hours, the Oceanside Police Department responded to calls of a hit and run collision involving a motorcycle and a box truck in the 300 block of Douglas Drive. Further reports indicated the hit and run vehicle was a “Budget Rental” white box truck.

MOTORCYCLIST CRITICALLY INJURED IN HIT AND RUN
August 28, 2014 

On August 28, 2014 at 7:59 a.m. Oceanside Police dispatchers received multiple calls regarding a traffic collision in the 300 block of Douglas Drive near La Hacienda Restaurant. Callers reported a motorcyclist down and a large Budget Rental truck leaving the scene.



COMMERCIAL BURGLARY AT 1002 MISSION AVENUE
August 28, 2014  On August 28, 2014 at 7:04 a.m. the Oceanside Police Department received a call regarding an alarm activation at the Radio Shack at 1020 Mission Avenue. The first officer on scene saw displaced roof tiles and called for additional officers. The Radio Shack shares a business wing with Daniel’s Jewelers and Galaxy Shoes.

DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint Planned
August 27, 2014  Oceanside, CA – Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, August 29, 2014, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Explosives Found in House
August 20, 2014  On August 20, 2014 at approximately 10:30 a.m. Oceanside Police Department dispatchers received a call regarding explosives at an address in the 600 block of Garfield. Officers arrived and determined the following.

Police DUI Checkpoint - After Action Report
August 16, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Friday, August 15, 2014 between the hours of 9:30pm and 2:00am at 1600 S. El Camino Real in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

Traffic Collision at Emerald Drive & Lake Blvd.
August 15, 2014  On August 15 at 10:39 a.m. the Oceanside Police Dispatch center received phone calls regarding a serious traffic collision on Emerald Drive at Lake Boulevard. Officers arrived and determined the following.

Tagger ID Requested
August 13, 2014  On July 19, 2014 Oceanside Police officers responded to an address in the 3800 block of Rosemary Way regarding vandalism. This area is a senior community located near El Camino High School. The investigation revealed that on July 18, 2014 at 11:43 p.m. three people vandalized three American flags. The vandals also damaged other private and public property at separate addresses. The locations were in the 3800 block of Rosemary Way and the 3800 block of Mesa Drive.

DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint Planned
August 13, 2014  Oceanside, CA – Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, August 15, 2014, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Non-Injury Plane Crash Near Oceanside Airport
August 5, 2014  On August 5, 2014 at 11:22 a.m. Oceanside Police dispatchers received several phone calls regarding a plane crash near the Oceanside Municipal Airport.

Arrest for Assault with a Deadly Weapon
August 4, 2014  On 08-03-2014 at approximately 9:12 p.m., Oceanside Police officers responded to an apartment complex in the 3600 block of Vista Rey in Oceanside regarding a man with a gun.

Assault with a Deadly Weapon - Stabbing
August 2, 2014  On 08/02/14 at 2:20 A.M. Oceanside Police officers responded to a radio call of a fight in the 4400 block of San Joaquin St.

Arrest for Possession of Counterfeit Bills
July 28, 2014  On July 24, 2014 Oceanside Police Officer Erik Ellgard took a report of a person attempting to pass counterfeit one hundred dollar bills at a business in the 2100 block of Oceanside Boulevard.

Disabled Surfboard Robbery
July 24, 2014  On Monday, 7/21/2014, at approximately 9:00 pm, an Oceanside business owner observed two unknown white males attempting to remove three surfboards from the roof rack of his vehicle.



Roll-Over Vehicle Collision
July 20, 2014  On Sunday July 20, 2014, at 1645 hours, the Oceanside Police Department responded to calls of a roll-over vehicle collision in the intersection of College Blvd and Oceanside Blvd.

Oceanside PD Seeks Public Assistance
June 26, 2014  On June 25, 2014 officers responded to the 4900 block of Concho Place regarding a missing juvenile. The mother last saw her son in their house on June 24 at 10:00 p.m.

Fourth of July in Oceanside
June 25, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department wishes a happy, safe and sane Fourth of July to everyone. As in years past, members of the Oceanside Police Department will be out in full force throughout the city and particularly in the Harbor and at the beach for the entire day.

Serious Injury Traffic Collision
June 24, 2014  On June 23, 2014 at 5:20 p.m. officers responded to a call of a traffic collision in the 4200 block of Oceanside Boulevard.

Operation Cross Country
June 23, 2014  June 19th and 20th members of the Special enforcement Section of the Oceanside Police Department in conjunction with the Federal Bureau of Investigation have participated in Operation Cross Country.

Robbery Suspect Arrested
June 23, 2014  On June 23, 2014 at 2:45 a.m. officers responded to a call of a robbery in a public parking lot near Pierview and Pacific.

Summer Fun in the Sun
June 23, 2014  It's that time of year again. Everyone wants to go to the beach to enjoy the sun, sand and surf. It's one of the biggest benefits to living in San Diego County. The Oceanside Police Department wants everyone to enjoy their time at any of the beaches in our county. We want to take this opportunity to remind everyone what they can do to have a safe day at the beach, and protect their personal belongings.


DUI Checkpoint After Action Report
June 11, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Friday, June 6, 2014 between the hours of 9:30pm and 1:30am at Oceanside Blvd and Vine Street in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint
June 4, 2014  Oceanside, CA – Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, June 6, 2014, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Tagging Arrest
June 2, 2014  On May 29, 2014, Oceanside Police officers conducted a fourth waiver (probation) check at a residence in the 5100 block of Barry Street. The officers were conducting a follow up investigation related to a series of graffiti/vandalism incidents.

Public Assistance Requested
May 29, 2014  On May 17, 2014 an unknown person driving a vehicle similar to the one in the photograph below, tried to run down victim Victor Macias on Santa Barbara Street in the City of Oceanside

DUI Checkpoint After Action Report
May 28, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Friday, May 23, 2014 between the hours of 9:45pm and 2:30am at College Blvd and Adams Street in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

Holiday Weekend DUI Checkpoint and Saturation Patrol
May 22, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint at an undisclosed location within the city limits along with special DUI Roving Saturation Patrols during the holiday weekend.

Click It or Ticket
May 21, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department wants to remind motorists to Click It or Ticket. In order to enforce this reminder, beginning Monday, May 19th, officers will be joining in the 2014 national seat belt enforcement mobilization and cracking down on motorists who are not belted.

Fatal Hit and Run
May 21, 2014  On Friday May 16, 2014, at 2340 hours, the Oceanside Police Department responded to calls of a serious injury collision involving a vehicle and pedestrian on Buena Street and Santa Barbara Street.

Oceanside - Santa Ana Wind Fires – Update 7
May 16, 2014  The Oceanside River Fire is contained. Fire personnel are still on scene looking for any hotspots and monitoring the area.

City of Oceanside Fire Update
May 16, 2014  Currently, there are no fires within the City of Oceanside city boundary.

The Las Pulgas Fire on Camp Pendleton is what residents are seeing to the north of Oceanside. The Oceanside Fire Chief is in continuous communication with Camp Pendleton Fire. There is no immediate threat to Oceanside residents. The Las Pulgas Fire is several miles north of Oceanside and is north of Vandegrift Blvd on base.

City of Oceanside Fire Update
May 16, 2014  Currently, there are no fires within the City of Oceanside city boundary. The River Fire is 100 percent contained and it poses no threat to structures. A containment line has been established and the few remaining hot spots are being addressed by Oceanside Fire Department units. All mutual aid companies have been released.

Oceanside - Santa Ana Wind Fire – Update 4
May 15, 2014  The Oceanside Fire has burned approximately 100 acres and is currently at a moderate rate of spread. The fire is currently confined to the riverbed with fire personnel on scene. There are currently no imminent structure threats.
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Oceanside - Motel Fire
May 15, 2014  A motel fire occurred this morning at 888 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside. Response to the fire included Oceanside Fire, Oceanside Police Department and Camp Pendleton Fire. The fire displaced 87 adults and 22 children, mostly evacuees from other area fires. The evacuees are temporarily relocated while it is determined whether the motel guests can return to the rooms. At least one wing of the motel will not have access.
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Oceanside - Santa Ana Wind Fire – Update 5
May 15, 2014  The Oceanside River Fire remains confined to the riverbed with no evacuations or imminent threat to structures in Oceanside. The fire has burned 100 acres and is estimated to be contained by late afternoon. 
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Oceanside Urges Residents to be Cautious
May 15, 2014  The City of Oceanside urges residents to be extra cautious during the extreme weather conditions.  There is currently a Red Flag warning issued by the National Weather Service which requires residents to refrain from open fires.  Oceanside urges residents to be extra cautious and also refrain from use of barbecues or anything that could potentially cause a spark.  There is an extremely high fire danger continuing for the next few days.
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Oceanside - Santa Ana Wind Fire – Update 6
May 15, 2014  The Oceanside River Fire is nearly contained and has remained confined to the riverbed.  There are no imminent threats to structures.

EVACUATION DUE TO FIRE
May 14, 2014  Today at 1:30 pm a brush fire broke out in the San Luis Rey River riverbed east of College Boulevard. Units from Oceanside Fire and Oceanside Police responded to the area. The brush fire spread quickly.

Oceanside - Santa Ana Wind Fire
May 14, 2014  The City of Oceanside activated its EOC at 2:30 pm today due to a fire in the San Luis Rey Riverbed. The fire is currently burning on both the north and south sides of the river, east of College Boulevard.

Oceanside - Santa Ana Wind Fire - Update
May 14, 2014  The Oceanside Fire has burned approximately 40 acres, primarily contained to the riverbed. Infrastructure damage remains to be one partial structure.


Oceanside - Santa Ana Wind Fire – Update 3
May 14, 2014  The Oceanside Fire has burned approximately 50 acres, primarily confined to the riverbed. The fire is 20 percent contained. All evacuations are currently lifted in the City of Oceanside.

Police Checkpoint - After Action Report
May 13, 2014  The Oceanside Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Friday, May 2, 2014 between the hours of 9:45pm and 2:30am at Mission Ave and Butler St. in the City of Oceanside as part of the DUI Enforcement and Awareness Program.

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint
April 30, 2014  Oceanside Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, May 2, 2014, at undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

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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