By David Hernandez. could be heard from some protesters.Many of them kneeled in front of the police, chanting "George Floyd. Support The Coronado Times. CHP officers stopped traffic on both the northbound and southbound I-5 downtown at 12:30 p.m. 5/31/20 4:45pm Update: Protesters are no longer on or near the bridge, however, the bridge remains closed in both … We are asking everyone to disperse immediately due to the escalation of violence by the protesters.". Gavin Newsom to also proclaim a state of emergency and take other actions to help San Diego. © Copyright 2002-2020,, LLC. The Coronado Police Department has asked the public to avoid the area. SAN DIEGO VOTES: Live updates and election day results from around San Diego, California, U.S. NB/SB I-5 (mainline), SB SR-163 transition to SB I-5, C St, E St and Imperial on-ramps to SB I-5 have all reopened to traffic, The San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge remains closed in both directions due to police activity, NB/SB I-5 from SR-163 to Cesar Chavez Pkwy, San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge (in both directions). SDSO telling people if they do not leave, they will be arrested. Coronado bridge reopens after person reportedly falls off the span A rescue was under way after a person tried to jump and fell onto an overhang . All rights reserved. Thank you all!! The group then turned around and headed back downtown from Barrio Logan.Earlier Sunday, protesters marched through downtown San Diego, starting at the Hall of Justice, and ending up at San Diego Police Department headquarters before they entered the I-5 freeway. SDPD adds that the demonstration at Pacific Highway and Broadway has been declared an unlawful assembly due to "violence and vandalism" and are telling people to leave. Share your story ideas or letters to the editor., — K.C. "The city of El Cajon today proclaimed a "dire local emergency" in the wake of protests, and also imposed a curfew that began at 7 p.m.San Diego police used tear gas and flash-bang grenades against protesters on Sunday and issued an unlawful assembly order in the area of Broadway, downtown, due to escalating violence. Notifications can be turned off anytime in the browser settings. 5/31/20 5:45pm Update: City of Coronado issues directive in lieu of a formal curfew.Asks community to stay home and businesses to cease operations overnight from 8 p.m. May 31 to 5:30 a.m. June 1. Santee has also imposed an 8 p.m. curfew, CBS8 reported. The San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge remains closed in both directions due to police activity UPDATE 2:50 p.m. - SDPD says officers are taking … CSF Mystery-Themed Benefit Auction Raises More than $140,000 for Coronado Schools! ", At 2:38 p.m., police said, "Aggressive crowd at State/Broadway. SDPD is asking motorists to be aware of closures in the area. Inbound and outbound traffic has been closed on the Coronado bridge, according to the City of Coronado. About 1:40 p.m., the crowd was reportedly thinning out after several hours of marching, chanting and carrying signs.The San Diego Police Department tweeted, "One group has made it back to the Hall of Justice safely. Unless you, or your housekeeper, have professional window cleaning equipment,... Holiday wreaths, tabletop trees, and centerpieces make great gifts for loved ones, friends, and clients throughout the country. The group then turned around and headed back downtown from Barrio Logan. They took a knee together, with fists in the air.At about 11:45 a.m. the crowd turned and began marching down A Street, where a group of San Diego police officers were blocking the street. Windows have been broken at an empty building at 5th and C Streets as well. Soon after, the crowd split into two groups, with one continuing to march toward the Coronado bridge… Officers tried to get the protesters to exit the freeway on Imperial Avenue. UPDATE 9:28 p.m. - San Diego Police officers arrive at Fourth Ave. and C St. Windows are broken at the CVS Pharmacy, according to 10News reporter Adam Racusin. "And later, the police said, "Rocks and bottles have stopped. Looters and rioters do not. The Coronado Times provides in-depth coverage of Coronado, CA. At 1:37 p.m., the crowd was reportedly thinning out after several hours of marching, chanting and carrying signs.The San Diego Police Department said on Twitter, "One group has made it back to the Hall of Justice safely. The protesters eventually exited the freeway and tried to cross the Coronado Bridge, but police stopped all vehicle traffic both ways and blocked protesters from getting on the bridge. May 18, 2020. UPDATE 3:27 p.m. - San Diego Police have deployed tear gas at First St. and Broadway in addition to giving dispersal orders, SDPD tweeted. Many have left, but some are still at the scene, 10News reporter Adam Racusin reports. UPDATE 8:23 p.m. - San Diego Sheriffs Department has declared the protest outside County Administration Building an unlawful assembly. Coronado Bridge was closed in both directions. 5/31/20 5:45pm Update: City of Coronado issues directive in lieu of a formal curfew. BREAKING: 6/1/20 3:52pm  Coronado Bridge Closed to Westbound Traffic. UPDATE 11:42 p.m. - San Diego Police officers reporting on Twitter they are taking rocks at State St. and Broadway with damage. At around 11:30 a.m. near the San Diego Concourse, the crowd stopped at the corner of First Avenue and A Street to hold a moment of silence.Most protesters were wearing facial coverings, many carrying signs. 10News reporter Adam Racusin reports he is hearing pepper balls used as well. "Earlier on Sunday, several hundred protesters marched onto southbound Interstate 5 after walking through downtown streets. San Diego traffic reports. UPDATE 8:38 p.m. - SDSO has reportedly started to fire tear gas at the County Administration Building. Some in the crowd have left, others are staying. Let's remain calm. Throwing objects at our officers. CHP officers blocking them. No force used by SDPD. WATCH LIVE: BREAKING NEWS AND CONTINUING COVERAGE. The Playhouse is preparing shows... Matt Heinecke is a troubadour, a school teacher and a parent who, like so many of us, has faced a world turned upside down... Have news to share? No force was used and rocks and bottles have since stopped. At 12:40pm today, the San Diego – Coronado Bridge was shut down in both directions by law enforcement due to protesters walking on the bridge from the in-bound onramp. UPDATE 11:32 p.m. - SDPD are arresting a handful of people at 4th Ave. and Beech St. At least 10 people have been placed in handcuffs, according to reporter Adam Racusin. Chants of "Hands up, don't shoot!" SAN DIEGO COUNTY, Calif. — San Diego County officially declared a state of emergency Sunday in reaction to police protests nationwide, and several cities imposed a curfew for this evening.Jeff Collins, a county spokesman, said the state of emergency was declared in part so the sheriff's department could impose a curfew for unincorporated areas. Please use the Silver Strand Highway to come and go from Coronado until the bridge is re-opened. Police made numerous arrests after officers were hit with rocks and water bottles. Thanks to more than 800 teams of detectives who participated in the Coronado Schools Foundation (CSF) “Who Dunnit” Benefit Auction, the Coronado mystery has... Parakeet Café held their soft opening over Halloween weekend, only a few weeks after debuting Parakeet Juicery (formerly Juice Crafters). UPDATE 4:01 p.m. - SDPD officers continue to push back protesters using tear gas near First St. and Broadway. UPDATE 1:29 p.m. - San Diego Police say a group of protesters has moved onto I-5 near B St. and remain peaceful. UPDATE 3:17 p.m. - SDPD is now making unlawful assembly announcements downtown and asking protesters to disperse "due to the escalation of violence by the protesters," police tweeted. Check conditions on I-5, I-15, I-805 and more. I’ve collected the various video interviews I’ve done with notable and well-respected members of the community. UPDATE 12:25 a.m. Monday - Police say rocks are being thrown at officers at 500 Broadway and that more arrests are being made. 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Your support will help to expand coverage of the issues, people and events happening in our Coronado community. It was unclear if anyone had been arrested for violating curfew orders.Poway has also imposed a curfew beginning at 8 p.m. Law enforcement, fire, medical personnel and members of the media are exempt from curfew, as are those commuting "directly to and from work, seeking emergency care, fleeing dangerous circumstances or experiencing homelessness," according to the city. Plus, it's a great way... On Sunday, Trump supporters took to the San Diego Bay to participate in a second boat parade. 2020 Coronado Election Results: Mayor, City Council and School Board. Send tips, story ideas or letters to the editor to: Keep it civil. UPDATE 3:05 p.m. - Fashion Valley Mall is closed due to potential protesters. Law enforcement blocked traffic to adjoining streets as the protest spread and the California Highway Patrol shut down the freeway.