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Bald Eagles Spied Above Lakes Hemet and Perris
Bird watchers looking for bald eagles in the Inland Empire spotted a total of 11 over the weekend, including full-grown eagles in the vicinity of Lake Hemet and the Lake Perris State Recreation Area, rangers said Monday.
Riverside County inmate found dead in cell in Murrieta
MURRIETA — An inmate was found dead Saturday in his cell at the Cois Byrd Detention Center in Murrieta, authorities said. The inmate was found unresponsive in his cell at about 4 a.m., Riverside County sheriff’s Sgt. Joshua Parker said.
Holiday Heroes Sought: 7 Upcoming Temecula Blood Drives
RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA — American Red Cross officials in the Inland Empire urged the public on Monday to consider making a special donation this holiday season by donating blood.
Pedestrian killed by suspected DUI driver on Perris street
PERRIS - A 19-year-old suspected drunken driver accused of hitting two pedestrians, killing one, on a Perris street on Sunday, Dec. 16 was free by Monday, Dec. 17 on $75,000 bail.
Coroner IDs SWR Woman Struck And Killed By Vehicle
MENIFEE (CNS) - The Riverside County coroner's office Sunday released the name of a Menifee woman struck by a vehicle and killed while crossing a roadway. She was Maria Rivera, 46, the county coroner's office said.
Woman Attacked by 3 Pit Bulls in Riverside County
A California woman suffered serious injuries and had to be airlifted to a hospital after she was attacked and mauled by three dogs in the unincorporated Riverside County area of Anza Saturday.
1 dies in fire at Hemet mobile-home park
A resident of a Hemet mobile-home park died in a fire early Friday, Dec. 14. Firefighters responding just before 5 a.m. to the Sierra Dawn Estates, at 911 Santa Teresa Way, found a doublewide mobile home being consumed by flames, Fire Chief Scott Brown said.
Remains of 3 horses found in Winchester
The remains of three horses were found at a property in Winchester on Monday. Riverside County’s Department of Animal Services executed a search warrant on the property on Van Gaale Lane, just east of Winchester Road and north of Auld Road.
Driver dies after rolling car off I-10 in Cabazon
Cabazon - Update: The California Highway Patrol now says it appears that the driver clipped a big rig while trying to pass which caused her to lose control of her vehicle. The California Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly accident in Cabazon. Just before 10:30 a.m. officers were called to the
Harmoneers Chorale presents Christmas concert in Hemet
The Harmoneers Chorale of Hemet presented its Christmas concert, “Celebrate, Rejoice and Sing,” Sunday, Dec. 2, at the First Presbyterian Church of Hemet. The concert featured lighter songs such as “There Is a Santa Claus” and “Merry Christmas, Mozart” and sacred music including “There’s Still My Jo
Two pedestrians struck, one killed in suspected DUI incident in Perris
PERRIS -- Officers from the Perris Police Department responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic collision on Encanto Drive just north of Ethanac Road, in the city of Perris on Sunday, Dec. 16.
Pursuit from Hemet ends with crash into light pole
A man with convictions for resisting arrest and grand theft auto led police on a pursuit Wednesday, Dec. 12, before crashing. Cody Scott Orcutt, 20, of Hemet, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a stolen vehicle, evading a peace officer and warrants related to drugs, resisting arrest and thef
Felon allegedly leads cops on chase west of Hemet
HEMET - A probationer accused of fleeing from Hemet police in a stolen Lexus sedan that he crashed into a light pole at the end of the 18-mile chase was being held in lieu of $100,000 bail.
California jewelry store robbery thwarted after owner's nephew pulls out gun
A California jewelry store owner’s nephew pulled a gun on suspects as the two men allegedly tried to rob his uncle’s store, according to reports. The suspects, caught on video, allegedly tried to stab owner Jean Boujekian during the attempted robbery at Vana Watch and Jewelry in South Pasadena on Fr
Man being taken to mental institution caught after assaulting drivers and stealing ambulance
A Perris man being taken to a mental institution in Torrance assaulted two ambulance drivers and sped away at speeds up to 80 mph. At 4:19 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, CHP units chased the stolen ambulance going north on Interstate 15 at Jurupa Road. A spike strip was deployed by the San Bernardino County
Shirtless patient steals ambulance after breaking out of restraints near Lake Elsinore, leads police on lengthy chase
A patient being transported in an ambulance in the Lake Elsinore area on Sunday broke out of his restraints and commandeered the vehicle, leading police on a lengthy chase north on the 15 Freeway that ended north of the Cajon Pass when the man got out, ran away on foot, then surrendered.
Early video from deadly California house fire
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Hemet and San Jacinto Valley Chamber of Commerce celebrates holidays at Soboba Casino mixer
AC's Lounge at the Soboba Casino filled up with more than 300 Hemet San Jacinto Valley Chamber of Commerce members and their guests to celebrate the holidays in their annual Holiday Mixer Thursday, Dec. 6.
CalFire reporting two serious accidents in Menifee, one fatality
CalFire Riverside reported that a single-vehicle rollover crash on Highway 74 in Menifee resulted in a fatality at 5:24 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15. The agency reported that a single victim was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. Riverside County Sheriff's Department is investigating the i
Santa joins children for breakfast at San Jacinto Valley-Wide regional park
Santa Claus and Frosty the Snowman couldn't resist joining more than 700 Hemet and San Jacinto parents and children for a pancake breakfast at Valley-Wide Recreation and Park District San Jacinto regional park gymnasium Saturday, Dec. 8.