Board authorizes Sheriff to raise rates for use of deputies

The Board of Supervisors approved Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff’s request to hike the rates charged to cities and other contract entities for the use of patrol deputies.

One infant dead, 2 toddlers injured in 3 separate pool incidents

One infant dead, 2 toddlers injured in 3 separate pool incidents

Two area toddlers suffered near drowning incidents Saturday, May 14, and an infant drowned in a pool-related incident two days ago, Thursday, May 12. The two incidents from today were reported just 11 minutes apart. The first of today’s near tragedies occurred in Wildomar. The second incident occurred in Moreno Valley, according to Riverside Sheriff’s […]

RIVCO: Five residents involved in Social Security fraud

RIVCO: Five residents involved in Social Security fraud

Five Riverside County residents were among 22 people snared in a federal investigation that uncovered years-long thefts of Social Security benefits, resulting in hundreds of thousands of dollars in entitlement losses, prosecutors announced today. Taralyn Boucher, 60, of La Quinta, Janet Dial, 58, of Thermal, Katina Dell Lasater, 72, of Temecula, Maria Lopez, 59, of […]