Three gang members arrested for assault, two face hate crime charges

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad Police arrested three known members of Carlsbad’s only street gang for allegedly committing a hate crime by attacking a black male on Aug. 23.

Teen killed in stabbing following argument

Teen killed in stabbing following argument

OCEANSIDE — Police are investigating a stabbing that took the life of a 17-year-old boy on June 20.

Member of Mexican Mafia pleads guilty

SAN DIEGO — Mexican Mafia member Rudy Espudo, who controlled gang activity and drug sales throughout North County, plead guilty to charges of racketeering, drug sales and brandishing a gun during a drug-trafficking crime at the U.S. District Court in San Diego on May 23.

Shooting in O’side may be gang related

OCEANSIDE — A 20-year-old man was shot allegedly by a 16-year-old male in an apparent gang-related incident on the 400 block of Grant Street in Oceanside at about 11:30 p.m. on Jan. 1, according to the Oceanside Police Department.