Escondido Police Department

Police aim to make neighborhoods safer with visual upgrades

Police aim to make neighborhoods safer with visual upgrades

ESCONDIDO — In his 17 years working as an officer for the Escondido Police Department (EPD), Detective Jeff Valdivia has noticed a correlation between gangs and dilapidated neighborhoods.

Suspect identified in school shooting threat

ESCONDIDO — The Escondido Police Department, with help from the FBI, have identified the author of the online violent threats made against Charter High School in Escondido in mid-January.

Escondido charter schools shut down over shooting threat

ESCONDIDO — An online message threatening a shooting at Escondido Charter High School prompted all four American Heritage Charter Schools to shut down today, Jan. 17.

Lawsuit filed against Escondido, police officers in wrongful shooting claim

Lawsuit filed against Escondido, police officers in wrongful shooting claim

ESCONDIDO — The family of Pedro Campos, who was fatally shot by two Escondido Police officers last year, has filed a federal lawsuit against the city and the two police officers.