Former Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet allegedly took tens of thousands of dollars in bribes from two Coachella Valley developers, who sought and got his support on land projects throughout the city, Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin said Thursday, Feb. 16.
A convicted felon who cornered and groped a woman walking on a French Valley street pleaded guilty Monday, Feb. 6, to felony and misdemeanor charges.
A man suspected of stealing an SUV and trying to flee from Hemet police and Riverside County sheriff’s deputies on city streets was being held today in lieu $140,000 bail.
Hemet Police announced the arrest of a man for being in possession of a short-barreled rifle Sunday, Nov. 6.
MURRIETA – A doctor accused of sexually assaulting three patients during surgical procedures at a Temecula hospital must stand trial on more than 30 felony charges, a judge ruled Monday. John Francis McGuire, 45, of Carlsbad was arrested in August 2015, following an investigation by the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. After a five-hour preliminary hearing Monday, July […]
Probationer Joshua Deleeuw will face felony hit and run charges for fleeing the accident in Temecula that severely injured an elderly woman. MORE.
In Hemet yesterday, a parole suspect with a felony warrant out for his arrest was fatally shot following a confrontation with police. The suspect waved gun at officers (MORE)
MURRIETA – A Grand Terrace man accused of beating a couple with a baseball bat on the shoulder of a freeway while his wife allegedly stood by and watched must stand trial on felony charges, a judge ruled today. Gabriel Elijah Bowker, 20, and Guadalupe Jasmin Bowker-Cadena, 30, of Fontana were arrested in March for an alleged attack […]
A Canyon Lake business that once held the title of business of the year was shut down following a search by a government agency that ended with three men behind bars on Thursday, June 25. Reports on scene indicated that investigators raided the family owned AutoCare USA automotive repair shop in the 31000 block of Railroad Canyon Road sometime around 8 a.m. […]
A Menifee man who allegedly attacked a family along a freeway shoulder, slashing an 18-month-old child, his mother and others without provocation, was charged today with attempted murder, six other felonies and one misdemeanor. If convicted as currently charged, Nicolas Lopez Garcia, 44, faces a sentence of about 25 years to life in prison. He is being held at […]