HEMET: Hit and run leads to lengthy search for suspect

HEMET – At 5:20 p.m. HPD received multiple calls from RP’s regarding a head on traffic collision in the area of Santa Fe x Fruitvale. The initial report was two vehicles had collided head-on and that the driver of one of the two vehicles ran on foot into the adjacent apartment complex. Upon arrival HPD found a multicolored older model Chevy […]

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HEMET – Man threatening to “scalp” others detained, hospitalized

HEMET – A man who was reportedly armed with a knife and threatening to scalp another person at a bus stop was detained and later hospitalized Saturday, Oct. 23. The incident happened in the area of Gilmore Street north of Florida Avenue in Hemet. Hemet police officers responded to the location and detained the man – a local area transient. […]

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HEMET: DUI related traffic collision leads to arrest

By Miguel Shannon of Epicenter News Hemet – On Sept. 23 around 7 a.m. multiple callers reported a vehicle crashed into a power pole on State Street just south of Fruitvale Avenue. The Hemet Fire Dept responded with the Hemet Police Department. The fire department checked the driver for injuries and found she had none. After doing multiple field sobriety […]

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Police Activity With Shots Fired @ Lloyd and Fairview

Robert Carter and Gary Rainwater of Public Safety Incidents Police activity Lloyd and Fairview Two shots were fired from a single story residence. The shots fired nearly missed neighbors on the next street. The neighbor called 911. Suspect was to believe to still be in the home. RSO blocked off Lloyd and asked residents to remain inside their homes and set up […]

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