RSO, community reeling after death of second K-9 in 9 days

RIVERSIDE COUNTY — Sheriff’s officials and dog-lovers throughout Riverside County and beyond are reeling after the death of a second Riverside County Sheriff’s K-9 in just over a week. Sheriff’s K-9 “Windy” – who was officially retired July 12, less than two weeks before she passed away – lost her battle with a long-term illness and succumbed to her illness […]

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RivCo honors “Silent Partner” – Deputy Sheriff Edward M. Schrader

RIVERSIDE COUNTY — Today, we remember and honor the passing of Deputy Sheriff Edward M. Schrader, the 29th Peace Officer killed in the line of duty in Riverside County, on July 11, 1974.  The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department at the Ben Clark Training Center is responsible for the county’s Basic Peace Officer Training Academy.  The Basic Academy is a six-month, […]

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Riverside Sheriff’s HDT members go out of their way to prove they are the bomb

Taking a break from their normal, day-to-day operations for a recent day of training, members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Hazardous Device Team, otherwise known as the bomb squad, had a few extra minutes – and clearly some leftover explosive ordnance – and created a video featuring members from the department’s Hazardous Device Team. (See attached video below.) According to sheriff […]

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Man Fatally Shot During Fight With Deputy at Rancho Mira Loma Park Identified

***UPDATE*** Written by Trevor Montgomery Riverside County News Source On Friday, November 13, a suspect was fatally shot after becoming engaged in a physical confrontation with a deputy at the Rancho Mira Loma Park, located in the 3200 block of Wysocki Lane, in the city of Jurupa Valley. At about 5:00 p.m., a deputy from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Jurupa Valley […]

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Jurupa Valley Suspect Fatally Shot During Fight With Deputy at Rancho Mira Loma Park

Written by Trevor Montgomery Riverside County News Source   On Friday, November 13, a suspect was fatally shot after becoming engaged in a physical confrontation with a deputy at a Jurupa Valley park. At about 5:00 p.m., a deputy from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Jurupa Valley Police Station responded to the report of a disturbance at the Rancho Mira Loma Park, […]

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Alleged Coachella Valley Burglar Arrested After Nearly $1M In Burglaries

Written by Trevor Montgomery Riverside County News Source   On November 10, 2015, the Burglary Suppression Unit served a property related search warrant near the 72000 block of Cholla Drive, Palm Desert, after a thorough investigation into multiple residential and storage facility burglaries. On October 28, The Riverside County Sheriff’s Palm Desert Station’s Burglary Suppression Unit began investigating a past […]

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Fatal San Jacinto Vehicle Vs Pedestrian Victim Identified As Hemet Resident

The coroner has identified the victim of a fatal vehicle vs pedestrian accident that occurred on Tuesday, Nov. 10. A press release from the Riverside County Coroner’s Officer identified the victim as Gilbert Nishino, a 66-year-old resident of Hemet. At about 9:33 p.m., deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s San Jacinto Police Station responded to the report of a fatal traffic […]

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