JURUPA VALLEY: Brush fire nearly contained

JURUPA VALLEY: Brush fire nearly contained

JURUPA VALLEY – A 40-acre brush fire that broke out in the Glen Avon area on the Fourth of July was 75 percent contained this afternoon. The fire was reported at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Van Buren Boulevard and Jurupa Road, said Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department. A barn-type […]

JURUPA VALLEY: Man arrested driving stolen truck and utility trailer

JURUPA VALLEY: Man arrested driving stolen truck and utility trailer

JURUPA VALLEY — Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man who was driving a stolen pickup truck with a utility trailer, after the owner of the stolen vehicle and trailer located his stolen vehicles being driven in Jurupa Valley Monday, June 12. At the end of their investigation, deputies arrested the sole-occupant from the truck, later identified as Juan Adan […]

JURUPA VALLEY: Victim in fatal crash identified

JURUPA VALLEY – A motorist who was fatally injured when his compact car plowed into the back of a stationary vehicle on the 60 Freeway in Jurupa Valley was identified today. Tomas Rodriguez-Jimenez, 27, died at Riverside Community Hospital about four hours after the Sunday pre-dawn crash on the eastbound 60, a mile east of […]

JURUPA VALLEY: Dementia patient disappears, prompting search

JURUPA VALLEY – Authorities asked today for the public’s assistance in locating a 72-year-old Jurupa Valley woman who suffers from dementia. Sandra Lynn Thompson was last seen about 4:20 p.m. Wednesday, but since that time, her family and friends have not heard a word from her, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. Sgt. Raemie […]

Governor Brown signs bill returning funds to county’s newest cities

Governor Brown signs bill returning funds to county’s newest cities

JURUPA VALLEY – Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that will restore millions of dollars in revenue taken away from four cities in Riverside County and used to pay for public safety realignment programs. “With this bill, millions of tax dollars will flow to benefit the people of Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Menifee and Wildomar,” Brown said […]

JURUPA VALLEY: Man arrested after allegedly stealing from City Hall employees

JURUPA VALLEY: Man arrested after allegedly stealing from City Hall employees

JURUPA VALLEY – Sheriff’s officials arrested a man after he allegedly stole personal property from Jurupa Valley City Hall employees. Officials later recovered the stolen property while taking the suspect into custody, according to sheriff’s officials. Special Enforcement Team members from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Jurupa Valley Police Station arrested Castro Albino Silveira, 33, of Jurupa […]

JURUPA VALLEY: Officials investigating after man fatally shot near intersection

JURUPA VALLEY: Officials investigating after man fatally shot near intersection

JURUPA VALLEY – Sheriff’s officials are investigating after a man was fatally shot Tuesday, May 2.  The fatal early morning shooting happened on the 9200 block of Jurupa Road near the intersection of Van Buren Boulevard in Jurupa Valley. Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Jurupa Valley Police Station were dispatched to the location about 3 a.m., […]