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A man was in stable condition at a hospital after nearly drowning in the 77000 block of New York Avenue in Palm Desert, said Jennifer Fuhrman of the Riverside County Fire Department.
A convicted drunken driver, whose two young children were in his Ford Explorer when he crashed the SUV in Menifee while allegedly under the influence, was released from custody Friday.
Two people were arrested on suspicion of DUI at a checkpoint in Eastvale Friday night and Saturday morning, authorities said.
One person was arrested on suspicion of DUI at a checkpoint in Lake Elsinore Friday night and Saturday morning, authorities said.
A transient walks along state Route 76 just west of Interstate 15 on Friday. The narrow highway will be widened soon - J. Harry Jones A transient walks along state Route 76 just west of Interstate 15 on Friday.
The state has confirmed that mosquitoes collected from several locations in the Murrieta/Temecula area, and one location in the Hemet area, tested positive for West Nile virus.
A man who was a teenager when he gunned down an artist in his La Quinta home nearly 17 years ago apologized today to the victim's family before being sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.
A man suspected of robbing a Temecula homeowner at gunpoint earlier this week was in custody today in lieu of $250,000 bail.
Indio police asked that criminal charges be filed against Riverside County's top prosecutor three months ago, but the state Attorney General's Office remains mum on whether it intends to act on the request, leaving legal experts to speculate as to what may be happening behind the scenes.
Police shot Marine as he drove away, witness says A member of the bachelorette party that witnessed the shooting comes forward.
The end-of-summer Riverside County Avoid the 30 campaign -- named for the number of police agencies involved -- got under way the morning of Aug. 15. Between then and Wednesday night, saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints have been deployed in a number of locations.
On August 27, about 8:00 p.m., officers assigned to the San Gorgonio Special Operations Gang Task Force were conducting proactive patrol in the area of Lincoln St. and Florida St., Banning when they observed a vehicle traveling eastbound on Lincoln St. with a tail light out.
A Palm Desert man who sexually assaulted two women at College of the Desert was sentenced Thursday to two years in custody but was released on parole because of credits for time served.
A brush fire on an El Cerrito hillside forced road closures in the area Thursday as firefighters worked to douse the flames.
A Riverside County sheriff's helicopter crashed Thursday at Hemet-Ryan Airport, largely destroying the aircraft but not seriously injuring the two-person crew.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 02:25 am
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