A 37-year-old woman who was killed early Sunday just outside Hemet when her SUV went airborne, crashed into a parked bus and caught fire was identified as Kristine Salyer of Hemet, coroner’s officials said. Salyer was driving northbound on Chicago Avenue in her 2001 Dodge Durango at speeds “well in excess” of the 45 mph […]
One man has been taking into custody following an officer involved shooting in Hemet, police officials have reported. The incident occurred following a police pursuit in the early morning hours Sunday, Oct. 8.
A person was killed today just outside of Hemet when a speeding SUV plowed into a parked school bus.
RIVERSIDE – A pest control district will be established in the Hemet area to defend against the invasive Asian citrus psyllid, under action taken Tuesday, Sept. 26, by the Riverside County Board of Supervisors. Citrus Pest Control District No. 3 will enable commercial growers to develop strategies and procure pest control services to protect their […]
The owners of a popular Mexican restaurant in Hemet that was shuttered in Dec. 2016 after a blaze destroyed it announced on Friday the restaurant’s reopening date at a new location. El Patron Mexican Grill & Entertainment will open at 11 a.m. at 2524 E Florida Ave in East Hemet on Wednesday, Oct. 11, and owner […]
A 27-year-old ex-con charged with the ambush killings of two Palm Springs police officers who went to his home on a family disturbance call nearly a year ago is mentally competent to stand trial, a judge ruled today.
A 48-year-old motorcyclist was killed when he lost control and fell from his vehicle, Hemet police said today.
Two ceremonies are planned Oct. 8 – the anniversary of the deaths of two Palm Springs officers killed in the line of duty – to rename a four-mile stretch of Highway 111 in their honor and to unveil a memorial plaque at police headquarters.
INDIO – Testimony will continue today to determine whether a 27-year-old ex-con charged with the ambush killings of two Palm Springs police officers is competent to stand trial even though his lawyers allege he is suffering from “traumatic amnesia,” leaving him with no memory of last fall’s shooting and preventing him from assisting in his […]
One person was killed Saturday when a vehicle crashed, went off the roadway and landed on its roof on Highway 74. The crash happened just east of Bee Canyon Truck Trail