HEMET: Slain policewoman to honored during Hemet’s Tinseltown Triathlon

HEMET – A Palm Springs police officer killed in the line of duty will be honored Sunday during a triathlon in Hemet, where she grew up. Organizers of the 31st annual Tinsel Triathlon are dedicating the event to the memory of Officer Lesley Zerebny, who was gunned down with her partner, Officer Jose “Gilbert” Vega, on Oct. 8 […]

WILDOMAR: Felon who allegedly stole Sheriff’s vehicle charged

MURRIETA – A felon accused of stealing a Riverside County sheriff’s patrol car from the parking lot of a Wildomar hospital and leading deputies on a short pursuit was charged Wednesday, Dec. 7, with auto theft and other felonies. Alvin James Smith, 31, was arrested Saturday after allegedly taking the patrol unit outside of Inland Valley Medical Center and […]

SAN JACINTO: Threats prompt increased security at MSJC

SAN JACINTO: Threats prompt increased security at MSJC

SAN JACINTO – Sheriff’s officials are investigating after unspecified threats were left inside a bathroom at Mt. San Jacinto College’s San Jacinto campus. The campus is located at 1499 S. State Street in San Jacinto. With assistance from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, MSJC has increased security across the district and is working with other […]

‘Live by the Code of Honor’ urges Elsinore Veterans Day speaker

‘Live by the Code of Honor’ urges Elsinore Veterans Day speaker

“It’s one thing to say you believe in the United States and what it stands for,” said retired U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Andrew Brandi. “It’s another thing altogether to put on a uniform, pick up a rifle and be willing to die for what you believe.” Brandi was the keynote speaker at Lake Elsinore’s Veterans’ […]

Great Oak girls’ finish third nationally, boys’ sixth at NXN in Portland

Great Oak girls’ finish third nationally, boys’ sixth at NXN in Portland

PORTLAND, ORE. – Great Oak followed up its state championships wins last week with a third-place finish on the girls’ side and a sixth-place showing for the boys’ team in the Nike Cross Nationals meet in Portland Saturday, Dec. 3, on the Glendoveer Golf Course, adding two more top-10 finishes for the Great Oak cross […]

WILDOMAR: Deputies pursue, arrest man who stole police vehicle

WILDOMAR: Deputies pursue, arrest man who stole police vehicle

WILDOMAR – Deputies found themselves having to pursue one of their own patrol vehicles after a man allegedly stole the marked police car Saturday, Dec. 3. The police vehicle was stolen from the Inland Valley Medical Center in the 36400 block of Inland Valley Drive in Wildomar. After the pursuit, deputies arrested 31-year-old, Alvin James Smith Jr., according […]

MENIFEE: Hemet man who attacked student at MSJC’s Menifee campus sentenced

MENIFEE: Hemet man who attacked student at MSJC’s Menifee campus sentenced

MENIFEE – A Hemet resident accused of attempted rape, assault with intent to commit rape, and false imprisonment was sentenced Monday, Nov. 28. The man was arrested Oct. 4, after he allegedly accosted an 18-year-old female in a gender-neutral restroom at Mt. San Jacinto College’s campus at 28237 La Piedra Road in Menifee Oct. 3. In a plea […]

LAKE ELSINORE: Three arrested after pursuit and rollover accident

LAKE ELSINORE: Three arrested after pursuit and rollover accident

LAKE ELSINORE – Three people were arrested in a stolen car after a dangerous pursuit and rollover traffic accident Dec. 2. The pursuit began after deputies conducted a traffic stop on the car in the area of Railroad Canyon Road and Grape Street in Lake Elsinore. After the conclusion of the pursuit deputies identified the driver […]

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