RIVERSIDE – A convicted sex offender testified Monday, April 10, that he had no intention of trying to abduct a 12-year-old girl in Temecula, telling jurors that he had too much to lose and would never have risked his freedom by snatching a child off the street. “I did not try to tell her to get into my […]
This year’s first Demo Cross racing at Perris Auto Speedway was contested March 18, and Murrieta driver Randy Babbitt won his heat. Babbitt, who drove a 2002 Crown Victoria Police Interceptor, began the night’s first Demo Cross heat race on the pole and took the initial lead. He remained ahead of the competition for the […]
TEMECULA – Deputies arrested five people at the Holiday Inn Express after reports of a man acting suspiciously and banging on hotel doors prompted an investigation into the subject’s actions Monday, March 27. The hotel is in the 27600 block of Jefferson Avenue in Temecula. What began as a routine, suspicious person call quickly turned into a significant […]
A woman accused of abandoning her 2-year-old daughter at a Riverside supermarket pleaded not guilty Tuesday, March 21, to felony and misdemeanor charges, but was not released from custody as she had anticipated.
A man sheared a power pole in half and suffered moderate injuries when he struck the pole with his vehicle in the early morning hours, Thursday, March 16, 2017.
INDIO – A 26-year-old ex-con accused of murdering two Palm Springs police officers last fall had a court hearing postponed today, March 10, though prosecutors continue to question whether his attorney violated a court order prohibiting all attorneys involved in the case from speaking to the media. John Hernandez Felix, who also allegedly wounded a third […]
To show our support for Reality Rally 2017, Valley News will be sharing the local event’s list of confirmed reality stars in the upcoming weeks! You can still donate directly to the charity below, which will benefit Temecula’s non-profit breast cancer resource center, Michelle’s Place. See the full list of reality stars attending the event here. […]
HEMET – The motorist who struck and killed a 66-year-old man at a Hemet intersection remained at large today. The hit-and-run fatality occurred about 6:20 p.m. Tuesday at Florida Avenue and Mayflower Street, according to Hemet police. The victim, identified only as a Hemet resident, was crossing Florida Avenue when an SUV ran into him, Sgt. […]
A woman whose vehicle ended up in a flooded ditch Monday, Feb. 27, near Interstate 15 in Temecula was rescued by firefighters, who used a ladder as a bridge to bring her to safety.
Eastern Municipal Water District customers can use a little more water without paying a lot more for it, thanks to action yesterday by the utility’s Board of Directors.