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.
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 […]
A May 5 preliminary hearing date was scheduled today for a 26-year-old ex-con accused of murdering two Palm Springs police officers last fall.
A prosecutor Tuesday, Jan. 9, took issue with an accused cop killer’s attorney for telling the media that the case would not get to trial for at least three years, which she said would cause undue pain for the families of the two slain officers.
A felony settlement conference was scheduled today for a man accused of fatally shooting two Palm Springs police officers in October when they attempted to contact him regarding a domestic disturbance.
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 […]
PALM SPRINGS – The Palm Springs Police Officers Association announced today that it is accepting donations for the families of Sgt. Jose Gilbert Vega and Officer Lesley Zerebny, who were killed in the line of duty on Saturday, Oct. 8. Donations will be split equally between the two families, according to the police association, and may be made at https://give.cornerstone.cc/palmspringspoa […]