Hemet-Murrieta Police Regional SWAT – formed in 1996 – one of oldest in CA

All photos courtesy of Hemet PD and Murrieta PD.   The Hemet-Murrieta Police Regional Special Operations Unit recently conducted joint operations at an undisclosed location in the city of Hemet, according to a brief release from Hemet PD. The combined operation occurred on April 7. “The Hemet-Murrieta SOU began operating together in 1996. So our joint team is one of the […]

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Theft Suppression Team arrests 5 during search warrant service in Lake Elsinore

LAKE ELSINORE – Deputies arrested five people on March 15, following a burglary and theft investigation, according to a Riverside County Sheriff’s official. During their investigation, deputies assigned to the Lake Elsinore Police Department’s Theft Suppression Team developed information that illegal drugs and stolen guns were being kept at a house in the 30000 block of Via Lakistas, in Lake Elsinore. As a […]

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MURRIETA: Man arrested for attempted murder after violent domestic incident

MURRIETA – A man was arrested by Murrieta Police officers on Thursday March 31, after he allegedly caused numerous traumatic injuries to a woman he was involved in a relationship with. The nature of their relationship has not been released by police officials. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment, according to Murrieta Police Detective Sergeant Phil Gomez. At […]

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2 juveniles ejected from stolen vehicle after high speed pursuit and crash in Temecula

TEMECULA – Two juveniles in a stolen vehicle led officers on a dangerous, high-speed pursuit through Temecula and onto Interstate 15 on Tuesday morning, April 5, according to California Highway Patrol Public Information Officer Mike Lassig. The chase ended when the stolen vehicle crashed on the 15 freeway, rolling over several times. The two young suspects, who have not been identified due to […]

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MURRIETA: Officer and PRCS probationer injured during early morning arrest

MURRIETA – A Murrieta Police officer and a suspect both sustained minor injuries during a foot pursuit and arrest that occurred on Mar. 15, according to Murrieta Police Lieutenant Tony Conrad. The incident began at about 1:00 a.m., when a Murrieta Police officer observed an adult male acting suspiciously in front of the 7-11 store on California Oaks Road, in the city […]

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Man arrested for armed robbery after he allegedly robbed a Murrieta Walgreens

MURRIETA – Murrieta Police officers arrested a man on Mar. 4, after he allegedly used a handgun to rob a Walgreens in Murrieta. The man reportedly stole a large quantity of prescription medication before fleeing the business, according to Murrieta Police Sergeant Steve Dyer. The Murrieta Police emergency communications center received a 911 call at 5:29 p.m., regarding an armed robbery in progress […]

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MURRIETA: Two arrested after violent encounter and theft from Home Depot

Trevor Montgomery MURRIETA – Murrieta Police officers arrested two subjects after they allegedly stole over $700 from a Home Depot in Murrieta. One of the subjects reportedly hit and knocked down a female employee while fleeing the location. On Feb. 22, Murrieta Police Dispatch received a call at about 7:30 p.m., from the Home Depot located on Madison Avenue. The […]

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TEMECULA: Search warrant leads to two arrests for numerous charges

Trevor Montgomery Riverside County News Source   TEMECULA – A search warrant served at a Temecula motel on Thursday Dec. 24, 2015, led to the arrest of two suspects for numerous charges related to burglaries that were reportedly committed throughout the city of Temecula during the final months 2015. According to a press release from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, […]

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TEMECULA: UPDATE DA files 99 counts related to child molestation against area resident

Trevor Montgomery Riverside County News Source UPDATE See Original Story Below MURRIETA – A suspect who was booked on more than 500 felony counts related to allegations of sexual abuse against a juvenile female had his first court appearance at the Southwest Justice Center this morning. The suspect, who has been identified as Sean Fitzpatrick Damewood, a 52-year-old resident of the […]

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MURRIETA: Suspicious vehicle call leads to arrests for drugs, stolen mail and other charges

Trevor Montgomery Riverside County News Source For Valley News   MURRIETA – A call of suspicious activity occurring inside a parked vehicle in Murrieta led to two arrests for multiple narcotics and theft related charges on Sunday, Dec. 28. At about 12:38 p.m., a concerned citizen called the Murrieta Police Department Communications Center to report…To view rest of story, visit […]

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