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Metal detectors will be used at SD Pride Music Festival for the first time

San Diego Pride Music Festival (2015)

It was announced by Pride officials today that the 2016 San Diego Pride Music Festival will, for the first time in its history, have metal detectors at all entrances; pop star Kesha is the scheduled headliner for that event. 

Officials say they will also have more lines to keep things moving and provide shortened  wait times.

Woman armed with knife inside residence threatens herself in Mission Hills

Police respond to a woman in Mission Hills who threatened to harm herself with knife.

At about 10:15 am, Police were called to the 1600 block of Guy Street at Andrews Street in Mission Hills.

Police say that a woman was armed with a knife inside her residence, and was threatening to injure herself.

Patrol cars and a K9 unit were quickly on site to apprehend the woman. 

San Diego Craigslist ad to LGBT community: 'You’re next'

Craigslist user reports frightening anti-LGBT image and message to local news station, police.

San Diego police were alerted to a possible threat of violence against the LGBT community on Tuesday.

A concerned Craigslist user saw an ad in the men-seeking-men sub-section of the site which depicted a firing handgun. The user became more distressed by the posting's title, and the conflicting message that followed. 

“We need more Orlando’s (sic).

Organizers and police discuss safety measures in place for San Diego Pride

Safety measures are the priority for San Diego Pride 2015

In the aftermath of the worst mass shooting in U.S. history that took the lives of 50 people in Orlando Florida on Sunday morning at the LGBT nightclub Pulse, some San Diegans are concerned with the security for the San Diego Pride event happening in a little over a month.