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LGBT community officials, Mayor Faulconer walk through shaken Hillcrest

LGBT and SD officials take a walking tour through a shaken Hillcrest.

It was a wet Thursday evening on Valentine's Day when Mayor Faulconer and a group of San Diego's LGBT officials walked throughout the neighborhood of Hillcrest to check-in with the community following Tuesday's shooting. 

Gunman fires assault rifle into active Hillcrest eatery, no injuries reported

Police have arrested a man who could face nine counts of attempted murder.

Hillcrest was a hotbed of police activity on Tuesday night when police responded to reports of a shooter in front of the Asian Bistro on University Avenue. One man is in custody. 

It happened at about 7:40 pm when people heard a rapid succession of gunfire from what authorities are calling an "assault style" rifle.

Hillcrest Pride flag vandalized, local businesses take action with fundraiser

Vandals mar historic Hillcrest LGBT landmark.

A Hillcrest landmark that is supposed to signify unity, freedom, and beauty was marred by vandalism last week (Feb. 6).

Two plaques beneath the Pride Flag on University Avenue and Normal Street were scratched up and damaged with what looks like an object sharp enough to make deep gashes in the surface.

Man uses his dog to attack 50-year-old man in North Park during altercation

Just after 9 pm Sunday night, two men were involved in a verbal argument in the south alley of 2900 El Cajon Blvd in North Park. 

According to police, the 27-year-old suspect had his pit bull with him and threatened to release it on the other man. 

San Diego LGBT community searches for missing friend

UPDATE 02-07-19: Chase Chaney updated his post and says Galvan is safe.

Although no official missing person police report has been filed, the San Diego LGBT community is hoping to find one of their friends who has not checked in with them since 2018.

KPBS is streaming a history of Hillcrest doc from 2002

"Searching for San Diego Hillcrest" streaming now on KPBS.

Seventeen years ago, a documentary called "Searching for San Diego Hillcrest"  aired on KPBS which focused on the unique and eclectic character of this historic San Diego neighborhood. While a lot has changed since then, there are still some things that remain the same.