SOUTHWEST RIVERSIDE: Headline news, weather, Wed. Sept. 2

SOUTHWEST RIVERSIDE: Headline news, weather, Wed. Sept. 2

Good morning, Southwest Riverside County. Temperatures are hovering in the low 80s, high 70s for much of the region today in a welcome break from the heat. The Riverside County Board of Supervisors met yesterday, making strides toward reducing crime around the Southwest Detention Center, and in unincorporated areas across the valleys. READ: RIVCO: Board […]

One arrested following death threat in Murrieta

One man has been arrested following a threat on another man’s life, Murrieta Police have reported today. According to a press release issued by the agency, a Murrieta resident reported he was the victim of a death threat on Aug. 27. “Officers responded to the victim’s residence and discovered the suspect had attempted to burn […]

Supervisors to order Sheriff to fill ranks to combat crime

RIVERSIDE – A surge in criminal activity warrants putting more Riverside County sheriff’s deputies on the street, re-establishing staffing levels not achieved in more than five years, according to a proposal to be considered tomorrow by the Board of Supervisors. Supervisors Marion Ashley and Chuck Washington – with the support of Sheriff Stan Sniff – will be asking the […]

Senate Approves Bill Co-Authored by Senator Patricia Bates to Ban Drones from Fire Zones

  SACRAMENTO – The State Senate today approved bipartisan legislation that Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) co-authored with Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado), Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara), Assembly Member Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) and others to make it a serious state crime to fly a drone over a wildfire. Recent incidents have endangered the lives […]

Temecula Motocross team struts their stuff on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Temecula Motocross team struts their stuff on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Temecula residents and freestyle motocross team, Metal Mulisha Fitz Army, have been named to the Top 24 contestants and have moved on to live showings of NBC’s hit reality-competition series, “America’s Got Talent.” Fitz Army wowed judges Howard Stern, Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum and Mel B. with their performance of a high-flying, free-wheeling stunt they call […]