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3 hrs ago | Patch.com
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.
3 hrs ago | Lake Elsinore Valley News
A man suspected of robbing a Temecula homeowner at gunpoint earlier this week was in custody today in lieu of $250,000 bail.
3 hrs ago | Patch.com
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.
7 hrs ago | USA Today
Police shot Marine as he drove away, witness says A member of the bachelorette party that witnessed the shooting comes forward.
11 hrs ago | Lake Elsinore Valley News
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.
15 hrs ago | Cactus Thorns
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.
A man accused of fatally shooting his parents in their Hemet mobile home is slated to be arraigned Thursday on murder and other charges.
A hearing is scheduled Thursday to set a date for the mental competency trial of a 60-year-old Lake Elsinore man who asphyxiated his wife.
A 45-piece orchestra playing patriotic music against a backdrop of images captured at Ground Zero will be Riverside County's way of remembering those killed in the terrorist attacks of Sept.
I can't shake memories of Trayvon Martin. How can we forget Trayvon? Repeatedly, he has been considered the Emmett Till of my generation.
Firefighters extinguished a string of seven fires that ignited along a two-mile stretch of the eastbound 10 Freeway early Wednesday.
A man suspected of robbing two ice cream vendors and a landscaper in Cathedral City didn't appear in court today, prompting the judge to issue an arrest warrant.
By a 12-0 vote, the county Superior Court jury found the county was not liable in the Sept.
A 78-year-old man who has been hospitalized is the first confirmed human case of West Nile virus in Riverside County this year, said Dr. Cameron Kaiser, public health officer.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 09:22 pm
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