Robbery suspect leads police on cross-county pursuit, arrested in Riverside

RIVERSIDE  – A robbery suspect who led police on a pursuit from Orange County to Riverside today was arrested following a freeway standoff, police said. The pursuit began in the city of Orange just after midnight, with Orange police officers and the California Highway Patrol chasing a man armed with a shotgun. The man was wanted for robbery in […]

Property tax deadline is today

RIVERSIDE  – Riverside County homeowners have until tomorrow to get the first installment on their property tax bills paid, or risk incurring penalties. The Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office in July sent out notices seeking payments on more than 910,000 secured properties, including parcels, houses and condominiums, for the 2015-16 tax year. The grace period to pay the first installment ends […]

TEMECULA: Thanksgiving weekend crackdown begins today

Motorists heading out to join friends and family or have other sorts of fun during the Thanksgiving weekend need to remember to drive sober and safely – or there could be consequences, according to the California Highway Patrol.