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Monday, Jul 16, 2018

City Launches Internal Investigation into Water Department

City Launches Internal Investigation into Water Department

The city of San Diego’s Chief Operating Officer formerly announced a new internal review of the Public Utilities Department following NBC 7 Responds and Voice of San Diego’s investigation.

Monday, Jul 16, 2018

3-Year-Old Locks Herself Inside Front Load Washing Machine

3-Year-Old Locks Herself Inside Front Load Washing Machine

Lindsey McIver from Conifer, Colorado took to Facebook Wednesday to warn other parents against what could have been an unspeakable tragedy after her husband rescued their 3-year-old daughter from inside...

Friday, Jul 13, 2018

Real Estate Hackers Are Stealing Deposits

Real Estate Hackers Are Stealing Deposits

Hackers are convincing home buyers to send their deposit to the wrong account and then stealing the money and vanishing.

Friday, Jul 13, 2018

San Diego Water Department Knew of Smart Meter Problems

San Diego Water Department Knew of Smart Meter Problems

City launches internal review prompted by new findings from a joint NBC 7 Responds and Voice of San Diego investigation.

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018

Hundreds of Water Customers Saw Their Bills Double Last Year

Hundreds of Water Customers Saw Their Bills Double Last Year

NBC 7 Responds analyzed a 14-month period of customer bills and found nearly three-thousand homeowners saw their bills increase by 100-percent or more. The city says these increases are normal.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018

Water Customer Files First Lawsuit Against City Over Billing Controversy

Water Customer Files First Lawsuit Against City Over Billing Controversy

The controversy over high water bills in San Diego continues. NBC 7 Responds finds a lawsuit has been filed. Watch the first report in a three-part series on San Diego's Smart Water Meter controversy.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018

Linda Vista Woman Falls Into Bungled Verizon Buyout

 Linda Vista Woman Falls Into Bungled Verizon Buyout

A Linda Vista mother thought she found the perfect cellphone promotion. But the switch proved more difficult than she thought. Watch how NBC 7 Responds resolved her issue.

Friday, Jun 29, 2018

Deputy Director of San Diego’s Water Department Retires

Deputy Director of San Diego’s Water Department Retires

Deputy Director of San Diego's Public Utilities Department retires. Michael Vogl's retirement comes as controversy continues over high water bills.

Thursday, Jun 28, 2018

Are 'Bad Bots' Using Your Phone to Commit Crimes?

Are 'Bad Bots' Using Your Phone to Commit Crimes?

Hackers are installing bad bots on people's cell phones and tablets without their knowledge. The compromised devices are then used to hack into others phones and steal passwords, all without detection.

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