SAN JACINTO – A victim was burned and sustained major injuries when a house caught fire Sunday, March 26. The early-morning residential blaze broke out just after midnight in the 400 block of Shaver Street in San Jacinto. Twenty-six firefighters from seven engine companies responded to the fire, Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information Officer Tawny Cabral explained […]
Authorities conducted dozens of AB 109 compliance checks and made numerous arrests Wednesday, March 22, during a coordinated, region-wide operation. The sweeps comprised of unannounced compliance searches of individuals who are on Probation, Mandatory Supervision, Parole and Post Release Community Supervision. During the operation, the teams conducted 64 compliance checks, which resulted in the arrest of 15 […]
HEMET – A 16-year-old, West Valley High School student was critically injured when he was struck by a pickup truck while crossing the street towards his school early Friday morning, March 24. The boy was hit near the intersection of Mustang Way and Morgan Hill Road near West Valley High School in Hemet. Witnesses later […]
UPDATE: March 24, 6 p.m. (See original story, photographs and video below) SAN JACINTO – Sheriff’s officials have provided additional information regarding an argument that escalated into a shooting Thursday, March 23. The shooting, which left a 35-year-old victim with major injuries, happened at the Mountain View Garden Apartments at 850 E. Main Street in […]
UPDATE: March 24, 5:30 p.m. MURRIETA – Officials are still not releasing any information related to an ongoing investigation in the 36000 block of Moonbrook Lane near Via Mira Mosa in Murrieta. Coroner’s officials have responded to the scene and are assisting Murrieta police officials and Riverside County Sheriff’s forensic technicians with the unspecified investigation. Although […]
Sheriff’s officials have announced they are seeking the public’s help identifying two suspects who allegedly burglarized a home last month in the 44000 block of Sunset Terrace in the unincorporated community of De Luz. The burglary happened on the morning of Thursday, Feb. 2.
Police are seeking the public’s help identifying four people who were allegedly working together when they stole a cellular phone Monday, Jan. 23.
TEMECULA – A woman was seriously injured while hiking in an area known as “Bum River” or “Bum Creek” Saturday, March 18. The area – which is in the hills just west of Temecula Parkway and Old Town Front Street – is part of the Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve. The victim was airlifted from the […]
LAKE ELSINORE – Deputies assisting Murrieta police officers in a theft investigation arrested a Lake Elsinore resident March 16. Andrerw Adan Verdi, 25, tried to flee from deputies but was arrested in the 19000 block of Tule Way in the unincorporated area of Lake Elsinore. Verdi was booked at the Southwest Detention Center for charges related […]
MENIFEE – Following an “anonymous report of illegal activity,” sheriff’s officials conducted an investigation and arrested a Menifee resident Thursday, March 16. The woman was arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle, theft of mail and other charges, according to Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant Robert Strasburg. The investigation began about 6 p.m. when after officials received the […]