Escondido Police welcomes newest canine

Meet Vik, the Escondido Police Department’s newest police service dog. Vik is a 1 1⁄2 year old Belgian Malanois, originally from Holland. The vast majority of police dogs breed and receive initial training in Europe. Dog trainers in the United States fly over to Europe to procure dogs for police and military units. Escondido’s K-9 Unit officers all participate in […]

Craig Salter, 71

September 13, 1948 – March 23, 2020  Craig Salter grew up in West Covina, California. He was the eldest of 6. He served in the US Navy on the USS Kitty Hawk during the Vietnam war and was a proud veteran and patriot.  After the war he settled down in Escondido, and worked for Bekins Moving Company with his brother […]