Crime forum upcoming for San Diego County

The San Diego Police Department’s Northwestern Division is holding a community crime forum on Jan. 15 at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center. Local officers will talk about issues such as traffic, burglaries, juvenile crime, graffiti and crime prevention efforts. The officers take these meetings seriously as it helps them tailor their patrol of Carmel Valley neighborhoods, a division representative said. The forum will run from 6:30 to 8 p.m.