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Homicide - March 21, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Homicide DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  03/20/2020 1955 Hours LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  700 Applewood Drive BUSINESS NAME:  N/A  SUSPECT DESCRIPTIONS: UNKNOWN RESUME OF INCIDENT: At approximately 7:55 PM on...
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Homicide DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  03/20/20 @ 0241 hours. LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  335 Jamacha Blvd BUSINESS NAME:  7-Eleven SUSPECT:  Male Juvenile 14 yrs/Male Juvenile 15 yrs/Male Juvenile 17 yrs SUSPECT...
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Attempt homicide DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  03/20/20 @ 2041 hours. LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  335 Jamacha Blvd BUSINESS NAME:  7-Eleven SUSPECT:  Unknown/Unknown/Unknown SUSPECT DESCRIPTION:  Three...
Tonight (3/19/20), Governor Newsom issued an executive order directing all Californians to stay home except for essential business such as to get food, care for a relative or friend, get necessary health care, or go to essential jobs. If you go out,...
Homicide Update - March 17, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Homicide DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  03/16/20 @ 2157 hours. LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  E. Main and First St. BUSINESS NAME:  N/A SUSPECT:  Unknown SUSPECT DESCRIPTION:  N/A   RESUME OF INCIDENT: This...
NOA SDP-2020-0006
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Homicide DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  03/16/20 @ 2157 hours. LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  E. Main and First St. BUSINESS NAME:  N/A SUSPECT:  Under investigation SUSPECT DESCRIPTION:  N/A   RESUME OF...
El Cajon, CA - Over the past few days, the City, as well as our residents, has received a tremendous amount of information regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19). The City has been monitoring this public health issue in order to keep our residents and...
In an effort to continue to improve the experience for developers, business and citizens in El Cajon, the Project Assistance Center (PAC) has launched an online portal.  This web-based system will allow for building permit and planning...
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The Spring 2020 Gateway Magazine has arrived! The cover of this edition features just some of the many City staff who are proud to serve the residents, businesses, and community of El Cajon. From new developments, City news, community events, and so...
2020-21 Public Notice-30 day review
Attempted Kidnapping - February 23, 2020
  EL CAJON POLICE DEPT. – PRESS RELEASE INFORMATION SHEET    TYPE OF INCIDENT:   ATTEMPTED KIDNAPPING           OCCURRED:    2-23-20 at 3:18 pm   LOCATION OF...
SINGLE VEHICLE FATAL COLLISION - February 16, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT: SINGLE VEHICLE FATAL COLLISION DATE AND TIME OF INCIDENT: 02/16/2020 @ 1:49 PM LOCATION OF INCIDENT: 1200 N Second St, El Cajon RESUME OF INCIDENT: On 02/16/2020 at approximately 1:49 PM., El Cajon police officers and Heartland...
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Officer Involved Shooting in El Cajon DATE OCCURRED:  February 12, 2020 at approximately 8:57 am LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  500 Block of South Johnson Avenue SUSPECT:  Keith Crenshaw, age 21, Arizona...
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Officer Involved Shooting in El Cajon DATE OCCURRED:  February 12, 2020 at approximately 8:57 am LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  500 Block of South Johnson Avenue RESUME OF INCIDENT:   On 02/12/2020 Officers from...
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Shooting and Police Pursuit DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  01/29/2020 @ 2:51pm LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  100 S. Mollison Ave., El Cajon RESUME OF INCIDENT:  On the above date and time the victim, a male in his...
DUI Saturation Patrol - January 28, 2020
Don’t Get Flagged This Super Bowl Season, Designate a Sober Driver   El Cajon, Calif. –El Cajon Police Department is reminding fans attending Super Bowl watch parties to get a safe ride home after the game.   “If you plan on drinking, plan...
Minor Decoy Operation - January 17, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Minor Decoy Operation DATE AND TIME OCCURRED: 01/13/2020 LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE: City of El Cajon RESUME OF INCIDENT: City of El Cajon – On January 13th, 2020, officers from the El Cajon Police Department conducted a...
Homeless Programs Update - January 16, 2020
  On Tuesday, January 14, El Cajon City Manager Graham Mitchell provided an update to the City Council about the City’s efforts to address homelessness and its impacts on the City. Last year, the City spent roughly $640,000 on programs that...
Bank Robbery - January 13, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Bank Robbery   DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  01/13/2020 1513 hours   LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  2755 Navajo Road   BUSINESS NAME:  US Bank   SUSPECT DESCRIPTIONS:   SUSPECT 1:  White male...