Category Archives: Security

Tick alert, with “rabbit fever” potential

SAN DIEGO — Several ticks caught during routine monitoring near the Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve tested positive for tularemia, a serious disease also known as “rabbit fever,” the County of San Diego Department of Environmental Health announced Tuesday. According to the National Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, people contract tularemia through direct contact with […]


Burglary warning for The Summit and nearby neighborhoods

Spring time is here, and so are increases in crime. How fun. 🙁 We have been hearing about a couple of concerning issues. There have been two burglaries in broad daylight in our nearby neighborhood — The Bluffs, across from Shoal Creek Elementary. One at a house near the school on Saturday, 30-Mar-2013, and another […]


Crime Alert – Mon, 13-Feb-2012

The SDPD are searching the neighborhood for two suspects in a recent residential garage robbery. The suspects are described as two black males, early 20’s, with one or both of them wearing a backpack. If you see anything suspicious, please call the police ASAP. Keep your doors locked and be on the lookout. You may […]


Alert about scavenging through recycle bins

From our Neighborhood Watch captains: We’ve received an email mentioning that there was a (possible) homeless guy going through the recycle bins, collecting for his own gain. Talking with a few police officers, we’ve been informed that this is ILLEGAL and that if anyone sees someone doing this, they need to call the police. Now, someone […]


Notes from today’s neighborhood watch meeting

Thanks to everyone who showed up! Here is a list of some of the items discussed today: Sound the Alarm: Install smoke detectors on every floor of your home and carbon monoxide detectors near sleeping areas. If already installed, test them! Tip: Replace the batteries every daylight-saving time change. Avoid Overload: Check for overloaded extension cords – […]


Neighborhood Watch meeting – Thu, Jul 21, 2011 (updated)

Our Neighborhood watch captains have called a meeting of the community to be held on Thursday, July 21st, 2011 in front of their house. Please login (or register, if you’re new to this web site) to find out the location, as we will be keeping things like resident addresses private on this site. The meeting […]


Crime Alert!

From our Neighborhood Watch Captains, Chris and Rachelle, we have the following warning: There has been a string of vehicle burglaries and a residential burglary on our street. This is just a reminder to make sure you keep your house secured and to report ANY suspicious activity. We have requested ‘extra’ patrols for our street […]