Murrieta PD to move forward with concealed weapon permit processing

Murrieta City Council heard an update on concealed weapons from Police Chief Sean Hadden during the April 4, regular council meeting. During the presentation, Hadden gave council a full update on the issue as a follow up to a workshop held in September. Currently licensing is done through an agreement with the Riverside County Sheriff’s […]

MURRIETA: K-9 sniffs out nearly $200K in Heroin, Meth during traffic stop

MURRIETA: K-9 sniffs out nearly $200K in Heroin, Meth during traffic stop

MURRIETA — Border Patrol agents arrested a 53-year-old man Friday afternoon, April 7, after agents discovered nearly $200,000 worth of narcotics hidden inside a vehicle the man was driving.  Agents found the illegal narcotics after they conducted a traffic enforcement stop on the suspect’s vehicle, a Dodge Journey SUV. Agents made the stop about 1:30 p.m., on northbound I-215, near the […]

MURRIETA: Three Murrieta Police K-9s to receive new, donated body armor

MURRIETA: Three Murrieta Police K-9s to receive new, donated body armor

Three Murrieta Police Department K-9s will soon be receiving brand new body armor thanks to a charitable donation from the nonprofit organization, ‘Vested Interest in K-9s, Incorporated.” The three vests have a combined value of about $6,000. In an effort to better protect those brave dogs who serve without hesitation or question, Vested Interest in K-9s, […]

MURRIETA: Two arrested after traffic stop leads to narcotics-related search warrant

MURRIETA: Two arrested after traffic stop leads to narcotics-related search warrant

MURRIETA – A Murrieta traffic stop led to a search warrant and the recovery of cocaine, narcotics-related paraphernalia, items commonly associated with drug sales and a large amount of cash Wednesday, March 29. Officials served the warrant, which resulted in two arrests, after patrol officers found cocaine and a large amount of cash in a […]

Couple arrested for allegedly possessing drugs, endangering kids

MURRIETA – A convicted felon from Murrieta and his girlfriend, who both allegedly left cocaine and other drug-related items within easy reach of her children, were out of custody today, March 31, after posting bonds. Anthony Joseph Harris and Meisha Chainie Everett, both 26, were arrested Wednesday afternoon, March 29, following a Murrieta police investigation that began with […]