Redding man arrested after flushing heroin, pills down toilet

REDDING — Despite trying to flush all his drug evidence down a toilet, officials say they recovered the drugs and arrested a local man after they raided a “suspected drug house” in Redding yesterday, Oct. 17. Thursday’s arrest happened at an apartment on the 600 block of Parsons Dr., northeast of Bechelli Ln. and Hartnell Ave. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: […]

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I-5 traffic stop yields nearly 6 pounds of heroin

SHASTA LAKE —  Authorities who conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 5 yesterday, just south of Bridge Bay Rd. near Shasta Lake, say they seized nearly six pounds of heroin and arrested an Arizona woman for possession of heroin for sales. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES Redding bike stop leads to suspected drug sales arrest Citizen’s child abuse tip leads to […]

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Hemet stop leads to large amount of meth, heroin

HEMET — A routine Hemet traffic enforcement stop led to the discovery of a significant amount of methamphetamine and heroin, as well as the arrest of a felon who was driving the vehicle and in possession of the drugs, Wednesday evening, Feb. 20. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: UPDATE: Body of missing Idyllwild man, 62, found Unborn child seriously injured in […]

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With safe in hand, man tries to flee on foot after wild Redding pursuit, multiple crashes

REDDING — A probationer and suspected drug dealer who fled on foot after crashing into a car in a Redding Wal-Mart parking lot was apprehended this afternoon, Monday, Dec. 3. When the man fled from his wrecked car he was seen running while carrying a safe, which officers later learned was stuffed with cash and a “significant amount of heroin.” […]

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Brothers nabbed with 19 pounds of heroin during auto theft investigation

LAKE ELSINORE — An auto theft investigation earlier this week led to the arrest of two brothers, including one man from Perris and another from Lake Elsinore. The ongoing theft investigation is being led by members of the Riverside Auto-Theft Interdiction Detail, a multi-agency task force comprised of law enforcement personnel from the California Highway Patrol, Riverside Sheriff’s Department, Riverside Police […]

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Hapless Murrieta drug dealer arrested after accidentally calling, then delivering, heroin to cops

Today’s Lighter Side of the News… That moment when you’re trying to off-load drugs and accidentally call, and then deliver, a heap of heroin to the police   MURRIETA — City of Murrieta police officers were taken by surprise earlier this week after answering a call from an unknown person, only to be offered a deal on drugs so good […]

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LAKE ELSINORE: Alleged drug dealer arrested after search warrant uncovers heroin, meth, cocaine

LAKE ELSINORE — Authorities arrested a man after they located and seized heroin, methamphetamine and cocaine while serving a search warrant Thursday, Aug. 3. Officials served the search warrant at the residence of a suspected drug dealer who officials allege has been supplying heroin to area drug dealers who then allegedly sold the drugs in the Menifee area. Deputies from the […]

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REDDING: Man brings 7-month-old daughter during alleged heroin “drug dealing excursion”

REDDING — Redding Police Department’s Neighborhood Police Unit arrested three alleged drug dealers, including a man who officials say brought his 7-month-old, infant daughter with him during a “drug dealing excursion around town,” Thursday, July 20, according to police officials. While conducting proactive patrol in the area of Trinity Street near Hinkle’s Market, NPU officers observed “activity consistent with a drug transaction,” Redding Police […]

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MURRIETA: Border Patrol K-9 sniffs out nearly $200K in Heroin, Meth during traffic stop

MURRIETA — Border Patrol agents arrested a 53-year-old man Friday afternoon, April 7, after agents discovered nearly $200,000 worth of narcotics hidden inside a vehicle the man was driving.  Agents found the illegal narcotics after they conducted a traffic enforcement stop on the suspect’s vehicle, a Dodge Journey SUV. Agents made the stop about 1:30 p.m., on northbound I-215, near the Murrieta Hot Springs Rd. exit. […]

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JURUPA VALLEY: Three arrested for trafficking narcotics

JURUPA VALLEY – Deputies arrested three men in the 3000 block of Rubidoux Boulevard near 34th Street in Jurupa Valley after they were found to be in possession of a significant amount of heroin, cocaine, and cash Thursday, Oct. 27. Based on their discoveries, deputies arrested the three men for trafficking of narcotics and other charges, according to Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant Frank […]

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