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Officials ID Fontana man killed in suspected DUI crash on 10 Freeway in Pomona

POMONA — Authorities Wednesday identified a passenger killed in a Pomona freeway crash that resulted in the driver’s arrest of suspicion of DUI. Zachary Munoz, 21, of Fontana died at the scene of the crash, which occurred at 12:22 a.m. Tuesday on the eastbound San Bernardino (10) Freeway near North


Fontana Police Department dispatchers are named Employees of the Month

Members of the Fontana Police Department's day shift dispatch team who worked a call regarding a murder in Fontana on Nov. 1, 2018 were recognized for being the November Employees of the Month.


Cold storm to hit Southern California, dropping snow levels and producing hail

Another storm is moving into Southern California, bringing some rain but also the possibility of snow at very low elevations. ►A storm moving in Wednesday night and Thursday morning will bring light rain to coastal and basin areas but snow to very low mountain elevations.


Animal Services supervisor goes above and beyond to help furry friends in Fontana

More than 12,000 calls were made to the City of Fontana Animal Services Team in 2018 alone. If you made one of those calls, there's a good chance Animal Services Supervisor Jamie Simmons responded.


Man stabbed to death at Riverside park is identified

The man stabbed to death at Shamel Park in Riverside on Tuesday, Feb. 19, has been identified as Brian Byrd, 51, of Riverside. Byrd was involved in an unspecified altercation before he was stabbed about 1:30 p.m., police said. He was pronounced dead at the park about a half hour later, the Riverside


Fontana Hosts 51st Black History Parade & Expo

Inspiration didn’t take long to manifest into a Black History tradition spanning decades in Fontana. It just needed the meaning of a leader, a parade, and the desire to uplift the community.


Emaciated German Shepherd Dropped Off at Riverside County Shelter Now Recovering

A 23-pound German shepherd that was dropped off at an Inland Empire animal shelter earlier this week is "very emaciated," but "making a great comeback." The 8-month-old dog was dropped off Monday at Riverside County Animal Services' Jurupa Valley shelter.


Big Brother Holds off Little Brother in the Rain

FONTANA, CA -- Sunday afternoon began with 27 teams from all parts of California and Nevada and ended with two from the same club organization. In a battle of Ground Zero brethren, Team Graham staved off Team Carr, 7-6, amidst driving rain in the Passing Down Elite 7-on-7 Southern California Regiona


3 men shot to death in Southern California gated community were ‘targeted,’ police say

A suspect who shot three men to death inside a Porter Ranch home was known to at least one of the victims, police said Tuesday, but a detective declined to explain what may have prompted the killings.


Man Arrested After Exposing Himself to 88-Year-Old Woman at Redlands Retirement Home: Police

A 41-year-old man was in custody after allegedly entering a woman’s room and exposing himself to her at an assisted living and retirement community in Redlands, officials said Wednesday.


Missing Mom Texted 'I Will Be In Tomorrow If I'm Not Dead'; Cops ID Husband As Suspect

RIVERSIDE, OH — The case of Cheryl Coker, a 46-year-old mom who disappeared on October 2, 2018, took a dramatic turn yesterday as police said they were now treating the matter as a homicide investigation.


Arrests made in decades-old killings of 2 California kids

SANTA ANA, Calif. – Authorities said Wednesday that they solved two decades-old cold cases that stunned Southern California, arresting suspects in the separate killings of a boy and a girl who disappeared while walking home from school.


Area colleges: Mount San Jacinto, San Bernardino Valley men’s basketball teams deal with pitfalls of success

You could see the parallels play out like something the Ancient Greeks would have scripted: team gets red hot, wins games, gets full of itself … then crashes hard. They called it “hubris.” And both Mount San Jacinto College and San Bernardino Valley College were or are in various states of coping wi


Latest location of California bikini-barista coffee shop encounters criticism: 'Just disgusting'

The opening of a new bikini-barista coffee stand in California’s Bay Area is drawing the eyes – and the ire – of nearby residents. The latest location of Pink Pantherz Espresso, a coffee chain that employs bikini- or lingerie-clad servers, is being criticized as “disgusting” and “disrespectful” afte


California college student created 'Banana Plug' app to sell drugs: prosecutors

A California college student has been indicted for allegedly creating a phone app through which he sold drugs, officials said. Collin Howard, 18, was arrested on federal drug charges Friday after a grand jury indicted him on Thursday, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Californi


Riverside Traffic Collision Leaves Unborn Child Seriously Injured

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – The cause of a Riverside traffic collision which caused serious injuries to an unborn child remains under investigation. The two-vehicle collision occurred at around 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, on Monroe Street at Copenhagen Road in the City of Riverside. Police an


San Bernardino County to pay $1 million to LGBTQI inmates held in cells 23 hours a day, federal judge rules

San Bernardino County is to pay about $1 million to gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex inmates who were incarcerated in a so-called Alternative Lifestyle Tank at the West Valley Detention Center from 2012 to 2018, a U.S. District Court judge ruled this month.


Prosecution rests in trial of man accused of kidnapping, killing MoVal teen

The prosecution rested today in the trial of a man accused of abducting and killing a 17-year-old Moreno Valley girl more than eight years ago. Jesse Perez Torres, 42, could face the death penalty if convicted of first-degree murder and jurors find true a special circumstance allegation of killing i


Cold, Staring And Left Alone: Pair Leaves Severely Underweight Puppy At Jurupa Valley Shelter

JURUPA VALLEY (CBSLA) – Riverside County Animal Services has released a video in hopes of talking to two people seen gingerly dropping off a severely emaciated dog at the shelter in Jurupa Valley over the weekend.


Man charged with killing 11-year-old Linda O’Keefe in 1973 cold-case murder in Newport Beach

A Colorado man who apparently lived in Riverside County for years has been arrested in the 1973 murder of an 11-year-old Corona del Mar girl who had just left her home on a walk to catch a ride to summer school, Orange County officials announced Wednesday morning.