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Liam Dillon

Are DUI checkpoints legal?

Police need to believe you’ve done something wrong before they can stop you, otherwise pulling you over could violate your Fourth Amendment rights. But what about DUI checkpoints, which allow police to stop cars and check whether drivers are drunk?

Why the district 4 election got so negative

On Tuesday, voters in Encanto, Paradise Hills, Skyline and other southeastern San Diego neighborhoods will choose their next City Council member and are deciding between two Democrats who are likely to vote the same way on most issues.

Cole, Crenshaw advance in District 4

Nine candidates ran, but no one other than Myrtle Cole, Dwayne Crenshaw and Barry Pollard received more than 9 percent of the vote.