RIVERSIDE: Sheriff’s officials investigating in-custody death

RIVERSIDE: Sheriff’s officials investigating in-custody death

RIVERSIDE — Riverside County Sheriff’s officials confirmed they are investigating an in-custody death that happened at the Robert Presley Detention Center Saturday, July 8. The person who died has only been identified as “a 47-year-old male inmate,” Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant Christian Dekker explained in a written press release after the incident. The man’s name has not been released, pending notification of […]

RIVERSIDE: Suspicious package investigation forces closure of bank, nearby streets

RIVERSIDE: Suspicious package investigation forces closure of bank, nearby streets

RIVERSIDE — Police officials and bomb squad members were called out to investigate after a suspicious package was left near a bank drive-thru ATM Thursday, July 6. The suspicious package was left at the Bank of America in the 6300 block of Magnolia Avenue in Riverside. Officials were notified about the package at 1:20 p.m., when a bank official called 911 to report the […]

PERRIS: Man arrested after search warrant leads to weapons, ammunition, drugs

PERRIS: Man arrested after search warrant leads to weapons, ammunition, drugs

PERRIS — Sheriff’s officials announced yesterday that a search warrant served at a Perris residence Thursday evening, June 29 resulted in the seizure of seven weapons, ammunition and more, resulting in the arrest of a man who resides at the location. The warrant and arrest happened in the 200 block of Flame Avenue, Perris. After the service of […]

LAKEVIEW: Two killed in fiery, speed-related, head-on Gilman Springs wreck

LAKEVIEW: Two killed in fiery, speed-related, head-on Gilman Springs wreck

LAKEVIEW — Unsafe speeds led to yet another fiery, head-on wreck that claimed two more lives and left a third victim with serious injuries Monday, July 3. The late-night accident happened on a sweeping curve along Gilman Springs Road near Bridge Street in the unincorporated community of Lakeview, southeast of Moreno Valley and northwest of San […]

MORENO VALLEY: More than 70 firefighters contain “Lisa Fire” at 11 acres

MORENO VALLEY: More than 70 firefighters contain “Lisa Fire” at 11 acres

MORENO VALLEY — About six dozen firefighters came together this afternoon to knock down a wild-fire burning off Gilman Springs Road and Alessandro Boulevard, east of Moreno Valley, Sunday, July 2. The “Lisa Fire Incident” that ultimately scorched about eleven acres, was reported just after 1 p.m. Firefighters reported having the fire knocked down about […]

UPDATED: HEMET — At least one dead after fiery, two-vehicle, head-on wreck, 2 others seriously injured

UPDATED: HEMET — At least one dead after fiery, two-vehicle, head-on wreck, 2 others seriously injured

UPDATE: Saturday, July 1, 7 p.m. Just before 7 p.m., officials at the scene of the accident requested Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner officials respond after one of the people involved in this evening’s earlier head-on wreck succumbed to their injuries and died at a nearby hospital. It was not immediately known which vehicle the victim who […]

Identification made in previously unresolved, 20-year-old vehicle vs pedestrian death

Identification made in previously unresolved, 20-year-old vehicle vs pedestrian death

A man who was fatally struck by a car in Mecca in 1997 and has spent the last twenty years unidentified was finally identified using new fingerprint technology; bringing final closure to the victim’s family – who have been searching for their missing relative and loved one all these years. Sheriff-Coroner officials identified the man as […]

HEMET: Police nab brazen, day-time, rooftop school burglars

HEMET: Police nab brazen, day-time, rooftop school burglars

HEMET — Several juveniles were apprehended after a sharp-eyed resident spotted them breaking into Harmony Elementary School Thursday, June 29. The school is located at 1500 S. Cawston Avenue in Hemet. The witness, who called 911 about 4:30 p.m., reported seeing three to five Black, male juveniles on the roof of the school, which is […]