BREAKING: Sex offender arrested after parents thwart attempted kidnap of children, 3 and 4

LAKE ELSINORE — Details are beginning to emerge after a registered sex offender tried to snatch two young children from a Lake Elsinore park this morning, Monday, Mar. 11. Today’s terrifying incident happened at Rosetta Canyon Sports Park, south of Rosetta Canyon Dr. and Ardenwood Way. The alleged suspect was reportedly apprehended by several witnesses and citizens – including an […]

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Arrest made in Coachella kidnap & assault case

COACHELLA — Authorities yesterday announced the arrest of a man wanted in connection with a kidnapping and assault that occurred in Coachella on Mar. 3.  LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Enjoy a good laugh with Murrieta PD’s Weekly Roundup 2/28 Hemet officer hospitalized after on-duty crash Officials investigating Homeland homicide Although no details regarding the reported kidnapping have been released, at […]

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JV man arrested after wife’s body found in Mexico

JURUPA VALLEY — Authorities confirmed yesterday that a Jurupa Valley man suspected of kidnapping and killing his wife, before dumping her body in Mexico, was arrested last month. The man was arrested after the victim’s body was discovered in Pueblo Nuevo, a municipality in the northwestern Mexican state of Durango. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: BREAKING: One dead after Hemet stabbing […]

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MV man, 21, arrested after att’d rape, robbery of woman, 61

MORENO VALLEY — Authorities arrested a man they say dragged a 61-year-old woman into the back of a Moreno Valley business where he sexually assaulted, attempted to rape, and then robbed the employee Thursday morning, Feb. 21. The victim was hospitalized after the violent and traumatizing encounter, which happened at an unspecified business in the 24000 block of Sunnymead Blvd., […]

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Man faces att’d murder, kidnap, torture, other charges, after DHS incident

DESERT HOT SPRINGS — A man was arrested and a woman was hospitalized after a domestic violence related incident at a Desert Hot Springs RV park and campground Wednesday evening, Feb. 6. The incident happened at Palm Springs / Joshua Tree KOA campground on the 70-000 block of Dillon Rd., east of Johnston Rd. LEADING THE DESERT HEADLINES: UPDATE: Quadruple murder […]

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Officials investigating possible kidnapping after four men drag victim into waiting van

RIVERSIDE — Officials are investigating a possible kidnapping after witnesses saw as many as four men chasing another man in a Riverside Starbucks parking lot after the reported victim leapt out of and ran from a moving van. According to witnesses, the alleged suspects dragged the man back into the van, Wednesday night, Sept. 26, before fleeing the scene. The […]

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UPDATE: Murdered Riverside woman’s son arrested after found with dead mother’s car

UPDATED: Friday, June 22, 6 p.m. (See original story and photos below.) Officials have identified a victim whose body was found in a shallow ravine near the base of Box Springs Mountain in Moreno Valley, Thursday, June 21. Riverside police officials later confirmed that the victim, who was reported missing from her Sycamore Canyon residence early Wednesday morning, was the […]

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REDDING: One arrested, one sought, after kidnap victim dumped in remote area of Shasta County

REDDING — A partially clothed woman who was reportedly kidnapped from the City of Redding was found and rescued in Shasta County, Monday, Nov. 27. A group out looking for a Christmas tree to chop down discovered the victim in a rural, wooded area east of Eskimo Hill near Hat Creek, about fifty miles east of Redding, according to officials. Overnight temperatures in the […]

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RANCHO MIRAGE: L.A. man arrested after attempted kidnapping of 9-year-old-girl, 50 mile pursuit

RANCHO MIRAGE — Employees came to the rescue of a mother and daughter after a Los Angeles man allegedly attempted to snatch the 9-year-old girl from her mother’s arms, Wednesday morning, Aug. 16. The attempted kidnapping happened at the checkout stands of a Gelson’s Market in the 36100 block of Bob Hope Drive in Rancho Mirage. The man was arrested after leading authorities […]

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UPDATE: ANZA: Man reportedly kidnapped at gunpoint over marijuana plants found safe

UPDATE: Tuesday, Aug. 8, 6:30 p.m. ANZA — A 28-year-old Anza resident who had been reported as kidnapped at gunpoint during a theft of marijuana plants has been found “safely and unharmed,” Sheriff’s officials say. “Our missing Anza resident, Spencer Hayes, has been located,” Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant James Burton explained in a follow-up to an earlier press release. Officials initially responded to the […]

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