Oceanside police

Arrest made in cyber threat to students who talked about shooting

OCEANSIDE — Samuel Ruiz, 18, was arrested on Jan. 21 for sending life-threatening text messages to El Camino High School students.

Suspects sought in 7 armed robberies

OCEANSIDE — A reward is being offered for leads in identifying and locating suspects in a series of armed robberies that began Oct. 13.

Oceanside teen fatally shot in alleged gang altercation

OCEANSIDE — An Oceanside teenager was fatally shot on Nov. 15 during an alleged fight between two rival gangs near the railroad tracks, according to Oceanside Police. One arrest has been made for the shooting.

Oceanside Police K-9 recognized as top dog

Oceanside Police K-9 recognized as top dog

OCEANSIDE — Nero, a police K-9, hears the urgent command of his handler in need at 50 yards away and races to the decoy simulating an attack on Officer James Smith.

Oceanside police search for wanted suspect

Oceanside police search for wanted suspect

OCEANSIDE — Oceanside Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 38-year-old Emile Piedra.