Atascadero massage parlors targeted in prostitution sting

Atascadero police, along with San Luis Obispo County District Attorney’s Office investigators, served search warrants on Wednesday at three massage parlors in the North County city that are suspected of offering sex acts to customers and possibly being involved in human trafficking. Read More …

Atascadero woman suffers major injuries after getting wedged under big rig on Cuesta Grade

An Atascadero woman survived with major injuries after crashing into the back of a big rig on the Cuesta Grade and getting her vehicle wedged under the truck.

Emergency personnel needed to extricate Shannon Schmidt, 44, from her SUV that was stuck under the big rig. Read More …