RIVERSIDE – Teams from four Riverside County high schools will square off today in the semifinal and final rounds of the 34th annual Riverside County Mock Trial Competition, vying for an opportunity to represent the county in the statewide event. More than 500 students from 30 area high schools entered the county contest, but after five […]
MURRIETA – A U.S. Border Patrol agent who fatally shot a man during an off-duty noise-related confrontation near his Hemet home was sentenced today, March 3, to 40 years to life in state prison. John Richard Demery, 42, was convicted in January of second-degree murder for gunning down 27-year-old Adam Thomas of Moreno Valley in the […]
LOS ANGELES – A former Vista Murrieta High School football player and current Cerritos College football player is facing rape charges stemming from an alleged attack on a 19-year-old woman last year, and sheriff’s investigators said today there may be additional victims. Kishawn Holmes, 21, pleaded not guilty Feb. 24 to two counts of forcible rape stemming from […]
A motorist was killed Thursday, March 3, in a two-vehicle collision just north of San Jacinto.
A toddler was rescued from a residential swimming pool in French Valley, where he was submerged for an unknown period of time.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday for the trial of a Hemet man accused of posing as a woman on Facebook and soliciting teenage girls and women to engage in sex acts for money.
A felon accused of stealing an SUV in Hemet while on probation for several prior vehicle thefts pleaded not guilty Wednesday, March 1, to felony and misdemeanor charges.
Three people killed in the crash of a twin-engine airplane that went down in a residential neighborhood moments after takeoff from Riverside Municipal Airport were identified Wednesday, March 2, by friends and family.
Lady Gaga will headline both Saturdays of this year’s Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, replacing Beyonce, who had to bow out of the festival due to her pregnancy, Billboard reported today.
A motorist whose vehicle ended up in a flooded wash just north of San Jacinto Tuesday, Feb. 28, was rescued by Riverside County firefighters.