My email to you is in response to your article written Nov. 5, “Hemet Police plans to speed up the process to carry a concealed weapon.” I am frankly horrified that this process would speed up versus slow down. This means that there are more people who can carry a weapon in public and have […]
Hemet Police Chief Dave Brown forwarded a plan to speed up the application process for citizens requesting to carry concealed weapons through an online third party, winning the approval of the Hemet City Council during a work study session Tuesday, Oct. 3. The Hemet Police Department in recent months has received inquiries from residents asking […]
HEMET – Hemet police sought the public’s help today to identify the driver of a car that collided with a compact vehicle, injuring two people, then fled the scene. The hit-and-run collision occurred about 1:45 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Acacia and Lyon avenues, according to Hemet Police Department Sgt. Dan Reinbolt. The suspect […]
Two men who perpetrated a vandalism spree in Hemet, damaging windows and other property at seven locations, remain at large today, prompting investigators to seek the public’s assistance identifying them.
A probationer and his younger brother accused of fatally shooting a man and wounding his teenage friend in Hemet were each being held today in lieu of $1 million bail.
An ex-con accused of gunning down his younger sister in Hemet was charged today with murder.
SAN JACINTO – Details are still emerging about a major-injury, multiple-vehicle, rollover traffic collision that happened Thursday, Dec. 22. The wreck happened at the intersection of N. State Street and Cottonwood Avenue in San Jacinto and involved seven vehicles, including one vehicle that had been involved in a dangerous, high-speed pursuit with Hemet police officers shortly before […]
A transient suspected of attacking a Hemet police officer and trying to use the lawman’s badge as a weapon was being held Friday, Sept. 9, in lieu of $25,000 bail.
A San Jacinto Stater Brothers grocery store was robbed by an armed assailant over the weekend according to reports. MORE.
HEMET – A parolee fatally shot following a sheriff’s pursuit in Hemet was identified Friday as a 27-year-old San Jacinto man. Anthony Vallejo was killed Wednesday after allegedly leveling a pistol at Riverside County sheriff’s deputies. According to sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Michael Vasquez, deputies spotted Vallejo about 4:30 p.m., driving in the area of California Road and state Route […]