Protesters carry out peaceful rallies in Moreno Valley, La Quinta

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People hold up signs protesting against police brutality in front of the Hemet Valley Mall Sunday, May 31. Valley News/Tony Ault photo
MORENO VALLEY (CNS) - The city of Moreno Valley is the only city in Riverside County under a curfew early this morning, with city officials citing public safety concerns as the reason. The curfew went into effect at 8 p.m. Tuesday night and was scheduled to be in force until 6 a.m. Wednesday. In the hours leading up to the curfew, hundreds of people assembled at Moreno Valley Community Park protested the death of George Floyd by a police officer in Minnesota as Riverside County Sheriff's deputies stood by in riot gear. The rally began at 4:30 p.m. and lasted until shortly before 8 p.m. with protesters peacefully departing the area, the Press Enterprise reported. Demonstrators were told at 7:45 p.m. by a sheriff's lieutenant that the 8 p.m. curfew would be imposed and if the pro
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