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. […]

Woman who lied to feds about illegal immigrant husband’s flight from justice sentenced

RIVERSIDE  – A woman who drove her illegal immigrant husband from Moreno Valley to Mexico weeks before he was slated to be sentenced for entering the country illegally for the fifth time was sentenced today to three months in federal prison. A Los Angeles federal court jury in December found 36-year-old Elba Soto guilty of making […]

MORENO VALLEY: Felon who killed man in drunken crash pleads guilty

BANNING – A convicted felon who killed a man in an alcohol-fueled collision just east of Moreno Valley is set to be sentenced later this month after pleading guilty to gross vehicular manslaughter while driving under the influence. Nicholas Baron White of Perris, 32, killed 50-year-old Rafael Castillo of La Puente in 2015 when he […]

Murrieta firefighters perform 2 swift water rescues, schools close as massive winter storm moves through the area

Murrieta firefighters perform 2 swift water rescues, schools close as massive winter storm moves through the area

Murrieta firefighters responded to two different swift water rescues Sunday, Jan. 22, according to officials.

Second storm expected to bring heavy downpours and mountain snow Friday

The second in a series of winter storms is expected to batter Riverside County today, bringing downpours, heavy mountain snow, possible flooding, potentially damaging winds and thunderstorms.

UPDATED: More storms expected to move through Temecula, Inland Empire

UPDATED: More storms expected to move through Temecula, Inland Empire

The first in a series of Pacific storms poised to deliver torrential rain, heavy mountain snow and gusty wind to Riverside County through early next week is expected to move into the region late tonight.