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TYPE OF INCIDENT:  ABC Grant for Education and Enforcement     DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  10/26/2020     LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  City of El Cajon     RESUME OF INCIDENT: City of El Cajon – The El Cajon...
Homicide - October 23, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT:    Homicide   DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:    10/23/2020 @ 8:42 AM   LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:    1100 Block of Marline, El Cajon RESUME OF INCIDENT:    On 10/23/2020 at approximately...
The City of El Cajon is proud to announce the appointment of Yazmin Arellano as the City’s Public Works Director/City Engineer. Yazmin has served as the interim Public Works Director since June 2020. Prior to this appointment, Yazmin served as the...
FATAL PEDESTRIAN COLLISION IN EL CAJON TYPE OF INCIDENT: FATAL PEDESTRIAN COLLISION DATE AND TIME OF INCIDENT: 10/07/2020 @ 7:41 PM LOCATION OF INCIDENT: 200 Block of South Mollison RESUME OF INCIDENT: On 10/07/20 at approximately 7:41 PM, El Cajon...
Financial help is available to El Cajon residents struggling to pay past due rent or utility bills. In May, the City contracted with three local non-profits to distribute Federal CARES assistance funds for El Cajon residents who have lost income...
Robbery Series - September 25, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Robbery Series DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  09/24/2020 7:30 PM LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  Multiple Locations BUSINESS NAME:  Bank ATM’s SUSPECT:  Male Juvenile 17 yrs/Female Juvenile 15 yrs/ 20yr old Kayla...
Fatal Pedestrian Collision - September 10, 2020
FATAL VEHICLE COLLISION IN EL CAJON TYPE OF INCIDENT: VEHICLE VS PEDESTRIAN DATE AND TIME OF INCIDENT: 09-10-20 at 11:02 PM LOCATION OF INCIDENT: Washington Avenue/ S Orange Avenue, El Cajon  RESUME OF INCIDENT: On 09-10-2020 at...
The Fall edition of the Gateway Magazine has arrived! In this issue, the City's Finance and Parks & Recreation departments are showcased to demonstrate that through these uncertain times, the City is committed to maintaining a high-level of...
The City of El Cajon is pleased to announce it has awarded nearly $2.5 million in grants to 135 small businesses in the City. The Business Grant Program—which was made possible through Federal CARES funds released by the County and State—was open to...
Homicide - August 24, 2020
**UPDATE TO PREVIOUS PRESS RELEASE**    TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Homicide DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  08/18/20 at about 1:30 AM LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  1549 E. Main Street BUSINESS NAME:  N/A SUSPECT:  George Louis...
Homicide - August 18, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Homicide   DATE AND TIME OCCURRED:  08/18/20 at about 1:30 AM   LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE:  1549 E. Main Street   BUSINESS NAME:  N/A   SUSPECT:  Under investigation   SUSPECT...
In the previous press release on 08/14/20, it stated that it does appear that alcohol or drugs were a factor in the collision. That was a typo in the press release. The El Cajon Police Department believes that alcohol or drugs were not a factor in...
MAJOR INJURY MOTORCYCLE COLLISION IN EL CAJON TYPE OF INCIDENT: VEHICLE VS MOTORCYCLE COLLISION DATE AND TIME OF INCIDENT: 08/14/2020 @ 10:13 AM LOCATION OF INCIDENT: 600 Block Jamacha Boulevard, El Cajon   RESUME OF...
TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Collision DATE AND TIME OF INCIDENT:  8/10/20 at 11:35 pm LOCATION OF INCIDENT: El Cajon Blvd / E. Washington RESUME OF INCIDENT: On 8/10/2020 at approximately 11:35 pm, El Cajon Police Officers and...
Fatal Pedestrian Collision Post Date: 08/06/2020 00:45AM FATAL VEHICLE COLLISION IN EL CAJON TYPE OF INCIDENT: VEHICLE VS PEDESTRIAN DATE AND TIME OF INCIDENT: 08-05-20 at 11:36 PM LOCATION OF INCIDENT: Jamacha Road/E Main Street, El...
DUI Checkpoint - August 4, 2020
  El Cajon, Calif. – El Cajon Police Department will hold a DUI Checkpoint August 7th from 9 p.m. to 2a.m. in the 400 block of West Chase Avenue in the City of El Cajon .    Checkpoint locations are chosen based on a history of DUI...