MORENO VALLEY: Unlicensed, DUI, hit and run driver kills 1, injures 2

MORENO VALLEY: Unlicensed, DUI, hit and run driver kills 1, injures 2

MORENO VALLEY – A Moreno Valley resident who was arrested after she allegedly fled the scene after plowing into two pedestrians – killing one and leaving the other with major injuries –  is scheduled to be arraigned at the Riverside Hall Of Justice tomorrow, May 19. The fatal collision happened Tuesday, May 16, at the intersection of […]

TEMECULA: Jack-knifed big-rig on I-15 Freeway wreaks havoc on evening commute

TEMECULA: Jack-knifed big-rig on I-15 Freeway wreaks havoc on evening commute

A jack-knifed big-rig on the northbound I-15 Freeway near SR 79 south has reportedly caused a major back up through the Temecula Valley. Northbound traffic is backed up several miles, with evening commuters stuck in heavy congestion well past the Rainbow Valley Boulevard exit. Southbound traffic is backed up in the area as well, with […]

UPDATED: CORONA: 67-year-old arrested after Norco armed robbery, hours-long standoff

UPDATED: CORONA: 67-year-old arrested after Norco armed robbery, hours-long standoff

UPDATE: May 17, 11 a.m. CORONA – Officials arrested a 67-year-old Corona resident after the man allegedly demanded prescription medication at gunpoint from a Norco area pharmacy. After fleeing from the scene of the robbery, the elderly man held authorities at bay for several hours during a barricaded standoff. (Click link to view original story) […]

RIVERSIDE: Fast-acting citizens credited with saving victim from overturned, burning truck

RIVERSIDE – Officials are crediting several good Samaritans with extinguishing a truck fire and saving at least one person after a single-vehicle, rollover traffic accident Monday evening, May 15. The fiery wreck happened in front of Mountain View Elementary School on Streeter/Grand Avenue near Mountain View Avenue in Riverside. It was not immediately known how many occupants had […]

TEMECULA: Missing Temecula man found “uninjured and under no duress”

TEMECULA: Missing Temecula man found “uninjured and under no duress”

TEMECULA – A man who was reported missing Saturday, April 8 was found safe and uninjured Saturday, May 13. The man was found just over one month after he was reported missing. Riverside County sheriff’s deputies assigned to the Temecula Police Department’s Problem Oriented Policing team began searching for Mabry after he was reported missing by […]

MURRIETA: CHP announces planned school-zone traffic enforcement operation

MURRIETA: CHP announces planned school-zone traffic enforcement operation

MURRIETA – California Highway Patrol officials announced that as part of their ongoing efforts to improve pedestrian safety in Southwest Riverside County they will be conducting a traffic enforcement operation that will focus on traffic safety for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists on streets near Murrieta area schools. The enforcement operation will take place Wednesday, May 17, at […]

MENIFEE: Family of four displaced after fire destroys home

MENIFEE: Family of four displaced after fire destroys home

MENIFEE – Three adults and a juvenile were displaced by an early morning fire that destroyed a Menifee mobile home Tuesday, May 15. The home where the devastating blaze erupted is on the 33400 block of Lindenberger Road in Menifee. Cal Fire/Riverside County Firefighters, Riverside County sheriff’s deputies and American Medical Response medics responded to the blaze about 3:43 […]

HEMET: Man arrested after wild motorcycle pursuit

HEMET: Man arrested after wild motorcycle pursuit

HEMET – Officers arrested a man after he fled from his motorcycle following a short, high-speed pursuit. The chase, that covered just under six miles and lasted ten minutes, wound its way through several neighborhoods, up and down city streets, through countless dirt fields, behind a shopping center, along Highway 74 and through several orange groves on […]

VALLE VISTA: Man allegedly chokes mother, fights with deputies, during violent Mother’s Day incident

VALLE VISTA: Man allegedly chokes mother, fights with deputies, during violent Mother’s Day incident

HEMET – A woman was assaulted and her adult son was arrested after the 30-year-old man attacked and choked his mother Sunday, May 14. The violent Mother’s Day assault happened at the Rancho De Anza Mobile Home Park on the 24000 block of Highway 74 in the unincorporated community of Valle Vista. After an investigation, deputies […]