IDYLLWILD — After a nearly two-week investigation and search, sheriff’s officials announced they located and arrested a man accused of stealing a donation/tip jar from a well-known and award-winning Idyllwild area harpist. “Investigators received information the subject was hiding inside a vacant residence located in the 53000 block of Country Club Drive,” Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant Robert Duckett […]
PALM DESERT – A man was in custody today on suspicion of grand theft for allegedly stealing merchandise at the Westfield Palm Desert mall last month. Michael Decanto Salas, 25, was arrested Monday in connection with June 18 thefts which investigators later tracked to Salas, according to sheriff’s Sgt. Matthew Koser. A search warrant was served Monday at his […]
EAST HEMET — Two people who were sleeping inside their car on an East Hemet area street were jolted awake when two men dragged the driver out of the vehicle and began to beat, punch and kick him during an attempted carjacking early this morning, Friday, July 14. One person was apprehended after the attempted carjacking, […]
RIVERSIDE – Two ex-cons and another man, who allegedly stole a large safe containing guns and used a blowtorch to cut it open, were in custody today, Riverside police reported. Police responded to a call that suspects were pulling handguns out of the safe in a side yard of a home in the 4000 block […]
Murrieta resident reported a theft from her vehicle early June 13 stating that the her purse had been taken from her unlocked vehicle sometime the previous night. The victim had been in contact with her bank and discovered that several of her credit cards had been used at multiple locations in Menifee and filed a […]
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 […]
SAN JACINTO – Officials from several different local law enforcement agencies worked together while tracking a carjacking suspect on a stolen motorcycle and ultimately taking the alleged suspect into custody. The man who was arrested, 28-year-old, Ryan Curtis Wilhite, of Murrieta, was wanted not only for stealing the LoJack-equipped motorcycle, he was also wanted for the armed-carjacking […]
Police are seeking the public’s help identifying four people who were allegedly working together when they stole a cellular phone Monday, Jan. 23.
Three men were identified and arrested after a monthlong investigation into numerous incidents involving credit/debit card ATM skimming.
Two masked men attempted to steal an automated teller machine early today at a San Jacinto business.