UPDATE: Sheriff deputy arrested after 20-hour French Valley standoff

UPDATE: 09/02/12:15 a.m. With booking information A jail record search revealed Alcide Galley Jr. was booked into jail on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, false imprisonment, inflicting corporal injury on a spouse and resisting or obstructing a peace officer. He is currently being housed at the Robert Presley Detention Center in Riverside. He is being held in lieu […]

Read more

Questions, fears remain after man dies in own home after San Jacinto shooting

SAN JACINTO – A man was fatally shot while he was inside his own home Monday, Aug. 29 in what some neighbors described as a drive by shooting, while others claimed it was a home invasion that led to the shooting. Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s San Jacinto Police Station responded to the 400 block of West 2nd Street in San […]

Read more

UPDATE #8 “Bogart” fire declared arson, now at 1,000 acres, 10% Contained

UPDATE #8 8/30/16 9:45 p.m. The Bogart fire – which is now considered to be “human-caused” – has burned an estimated 1,000 acres and is about 10% contained, according to Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Spokeswoman April Newman. In a potential sign of the direction of their investigation – and belief the cause of the fire was possibly related to juvenile activity – in […]

Read more

UPDATED: Woman crossing street in San Jacinto dies after being hit, run over by 3 vehicles

Sanderson Avenue was blocked for several hours while deputies conducted an accident investigation. Amber Guerlin photo-Facebook UPDATED: 08/30/2016 10:00 a.m. The coroner’s office has identified Lisa Cherry, 57, of Hemet as the victim who died yesterday Aug. 29 when she was struck by three vehicles. Officials listed her tie of injury as 5:41 a.m. Her time of death was listed as 5:50 a.m. […]

Read more

Firefighters continue battling Lakeland Village blaze overnight

Nearly 200 firefighters spent most of the day and are now continuing to battle a 40-acre brush fire in Lakeland Village along the west side of Lake Elsinore near the Ortega Highway Sunday, Aug. 28. In the most recent update provided at 12:45 a.m. Aug. 29 by Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information Officer spokeswoman Jennifer Fuhrman, she advised “the fire […]

Read more

Border Patrol seizes $3M, largest San Diego currency seizure ever

ESCONDIDO — U.S. Border Patrol agents in San Diego seized more than $3 million in smuggled cash during a traffic stop this week off Interstate 15 in North County San Diego . A 53-year-old U.S. citizen, was arrested during the traffic stop the agency announced Friday. A second suspected smuggler, a 41-year-old Mexican national, was found nearby after abandoning his vehicle and hiding in some […]

Read more

Valle Vista duplex destroyed by early morning blaze

VALLE VISTA – Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire and City of Hemet City firefighters responded to the report of a multi-family dwelling structure fire. The fire was reported in the 43700 block of Nathan Drive in the community of Valle Vista Aug. 27, at 1:42 a.m. 30 firefighters from eight engine companies responded to the early morning blaze, according to Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information […]

Read more

San Jacinto PD deputy injured in rear end DUI collision

SAN JACINTO – A suspected drunk driver plowed into the back-end of a sheriff’s patrol vehicle Friday, Aug 26. A deputy who was in the car at the time of the collision sustained minor to moderate injuries. Paramedics and firefighters treated both the deputy and the driver of the vehicle that crashed into the rear of the patrol vehicle. Paramedics then […]

Read more

Wanted, armed, parolee in a stolen car arrested after Riverside pursuit

RIVERSIDE – A wanted parolee armed with a loaded handgun and driving a stolen car was arrested Wednesday, August 24 after leading Riverside Police officers on a dangerous, high-speed pursuit before crashing into several cars and a building. The pursuit began in the area of 3rd and Main Streets in downtown Riverside. At the end of the pursuit officers first detained […]

Read more

Man arrested after hurling boulder through Hemet PD front window

HEMET – A man was arrested today after he threw a large rock through a window at the Hemet Police Department, nearly injuring a woman who was sitting inside the front office waiting for assistance. The woman sitting in front of the window was not struck by the rock however; she was slightly injured by glass shards that fell all over her. After […]

Read more
1 2 3 8