TEMECULA: Hemet man arrested after attempting to conduct traffic stop on off-duty deputy

TEMECULA: Hemet man arrested after attempting to conduct traffic stop on off-duty deputy

TEMECULA – A Hemet resident was arrested Tuesday, March 14, after he allegedly attempted to pull over another motorist using law enforcement-style flashing lights and a siren. What the man did not realize was that the person he was trying to pull over was an off-duty Riverside County sheriff’s deputy. The deputy was traveling in the area […]

MURRIETA: Officers arrest two for stolen mail, identity theft, narcotics, other charges

MURRIETA: Officers arrest two for stolen mail, identity theft, narcotics, other charges

MURRIETA – Officers arrested two people after an early-morning traffic stop led to the discovery of narcotics, narcotics paraphernalia, an illegal weapon, numerous pieces of stolen mail and stolen forms of identification Thursday, Dec. 29. The traffic stop and arrest happened about 3:38 a.m., in the area of Washington Avenue and Calle Del Oso Oro in […]

PRCS probationer arrested after Murrieta traffic stop

PRCS probationer arrested after Murrieta traffic stop

MURRIETA – A Murrieta Police officer arrested a Menifee resident May 12, after learning the man had a felony, no-bail, warrant for his arrest. The officer learned about the man’s warrant during a traffic stop, Murrieta Police Lieutenant Tony Conrad explained in a press release. Based on the warrant, the officer arrested the man, who […]

3 arrested in stolen car after Murrieta traffic stop

3 arrested in stolen car after Murrieta traffic stop

MURRIETA – Three men were arrested by Murrieta Police following a traffic stop April 27. The officer conducted the traffic stop – on what he later determined to be a stolen vehicle – at about 12:31 a.m., in the area of Juniper Street and White Leaf Lane. During the stop, the officer conducted a records check […]

2 arrested for marijuana sales after Murrieta traffic stop, officials say

2 arrested for marijuana sales after Murrieta traffic stop, officials say

MURRIETA – Two people were arrested for cultivation and sales of marijuana, theft of utilities and other charges on April 3, after Murrieta Police officers conducted a traffic stop that led to the service of a search warrant in Murrieta. During the service of the warrant, officers located and seized “over 500 marijuana plants in various […]

Traffic stop in Murrieta leads to narcotics-related arrest of Menifee resident

Traffic stop in Murrieta leads to narcotics-related arrest of Menifee resident

MURRIETA – An early morning traffic stop by Murrieta Police officers on March 22, led to the arrest of a Menifee resident for numerous narcotics-related crimes and other charges, according to Murrieta Police Lieutenant Tony Conrad. Conrad explained Murrieta Police officers conducted a traffic enforcement stop near Jefferson Avenue and Elm Street, in the city of […]

MURRIETA: 32 charges filed following traffic stop and arrest of 2

MURRIETA: 32 charges filed following traffic stop and arrest of 2

A late-night traffic stop in Murrieta led to the arrest of two subjects for a variety of narcotics-related and other felony charges on Feb. 8, Officers conducted the traffic stop at 10:22 p.m., during routine patrol. In a press release from Murrieta Police, Lieutenant Tony Conrad explained officers made the traffic stop near Los Alamos Road and Monroe […]

Suspicious behavior leads to arrest after traffic stop in Murrieta

MURRIETA – A Murrieta Police officer conducting extra patrol in the area of 25000 Madison Avenue on Feb. 4, led to the arrest of a subject for possession of methamphetamine and other felony charges. The officer observed a truck driving slowly through a business district at about 1:30 a.m. Because all the businesses in the area […]

Murrieta traffic stop leads to arrest of four people

Murrieta traffic stop leads to arrest of four people

MURRIETA – An early morning traffic stop in Murrieta on Feb. 3, resulted in the arrest of four subjects for a variety of felony charges. The arrests came after the occupants, three of whom were on felony probation, were found to be in possession of stolen property, a stun gun, counterfeit money and narcotics, according to […]