MORENO VALLEY: Sobriety checkpoint nets 3 arrests

MORENO VALLEY – Three were arrested at an overnight driver’s license and sobriety checkpoint in Moreno Valley Sunday. The checkpoint at Lasselle Street and Rojo Tierra began at 10 p.m. Saturday and ended at 3 a.m. Sunday, said Sgt. William Stens of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. During that time, two motorists were arrested for […]

UPDATE: Officials investigating after wandering toddler pulled from side of busy Gilman Springs Road

UPDATE: Officials investigating after wandering toddler pulled from side of busy Gilman Springs Road

UPDATE: April 27, 3:30 p.m. See original story below. Riverside County Sheriff’s officials provided an update regarding a toddler who was found wandering along the 34000 block of Gilman Springs Road by a passing motorist yesterday, about 4:30 p.m. Luis Navarro first spotted the girl, described as about two to three years old, as she was wandering along […]

MORENO VALLEY: Three firefighters hospitalized after investigating carbon monoxide leak

MORENO VALLEY: Three firefighters hospitalized after investigating carbon monoxide leak

MORENO VALLEY – Three firefighters were hospitalized with carbon monoxide exposure after investigating reports of a carbon monoxide leak during an early-morning emergency Sunday, April 23. The incident happened at an apartment in the Tuscany Hills Apartments, on the 21000 block of Box Springs Road in Moreno Valley. Ten firefighters from two engine companies responded to the […]

UPDATED: MORENO VALLEY: Homicide-warrant related standoff ends after suspect not found at residence

UPDATED: MORENO VALLEY: Homicide-warrant related standoff ends after suspect not found at residence

UPDATE: April 19, 2 p.m. MORENO VALLEY: After an hours-long incident that forced many families to be evacuated from their homes has ended after Sheriff’s Emergency Response Team (SERT/SWAT) members entered the residence and found nobody at the location. In a phone interview shortly after 2 p.m., Riverside County Sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Michael Vasquez confirmed that […]

MORENO VALLEY: Motorcyclist dies after hitting curb in solo-vehicle accident

MORENO VALLEY: Motorcyclist dies after hitting curb in solo-vehicle accident

MORENO VALLEY – A motorcyclist died after losing control and crashing into a curb Wednesday, April 12. The deadly, single-vehicle accident happened on John F. Kennedy Drive at the intersection of Ely Drive in Moreno Valley. Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Moreno Valley Police Department responded to reports of a major injury traffic collision involving […]

MORENO VALLEY: Employee injured, shoppers scramble to safety during Wal-Mart fire

MORENO VALLEY: Employee injured, shoppers scramble to safety during Wal-Mart fire

MORENO VALLEY – An employee was injured when a fire erupted inside a busy Moreno Valley Wal-Mart Saturday morning, April 8. The store is in the 12700 block of Moreno Beach Drive in Moreno Valley. The fire, which reportedly began in the clothing section of the store, sent some shoppers scrambling out of the business. […]