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A silver Mini Cooper collided with a red Dodge pick-up truck at Highway 62 north of Indian Canyon at about 5 p.m. on Monday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Riverside County sheriff's officials remove evidence March 5 from the scene of a shooting that left a 5-year-old boy dead in Nuevo the previous day.
A Riverside County judge has set a tentative trial date in September for the man charged with kidnapping and killing 17-year-old Norma Lopez in Moreno Valley.
A judge Monday awarded $35,000 in attorneys' fees to the county of Riverside for successfully arguing First Amendment grounds in opposing a camp ranger's efforts to obtain reward money stemming from former Los Angeles police Officer Christopher Dorner's revenge rampage.
The streak of increases to the average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Inland Empire was extended Sunday to 20 days but barely, as it rose one-tenth of a cent to $3.95, the highest amount since Sept.
Hope of a swift rebound to Riverside County's dour budget situation has faded, and officials are now predicting furloughs past this fiscal year amid even more dire financial projections that have the county potentially insolvent by 2012 under some scenarios.
A Perris man and a 17-year-old juvenile are in custody on suspicion of attempted murder after police found a victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds Friday night in Homeland.
Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with a shooting Friday night, March 7, in the Homeland area.
Members of the Riverside County Fire Department are currently in the process of trying to find an elderly hiker who went down in an area of the San Jacinto wilderness near the Palm Springs tramway, a Riverside County Fire Department spokeswoman said today.
A Niland man was arrested early Sunday morning following a single vehicle crash in the area of Highway 111 and San Pablo Avenue.
The DUI checkpoint was held at Lakeside High School and Riverside Drive where 491 vehicles passed through, according to a Riverside County Sheriff's Department news release.
Officers arrested eleven suspects on suspicions ranging from being under the influence of drugs to parole violations in Jurupa Valley on Thursday, March 6, according to sheriff's officials.
Nearly 90 percent of sworn deputies with the Riverside County Sheriff's Department are men.
Officers Tiffany Fuller and Jenny Selter, and Veterinary Technician Cynthia Gettis, with the cat rescued from a busy freeway Saturday, March 8. / PHOTO COURTESY OF RIVERSIDE COUNTY ANIMAL SERVICES In the unlikeliest and most dangerous of places, a black cat was plucked to safety by animal control officers on Saturday, March 8 from Highway 91 in ... (more)
Fire damaged an abandoned mobile home early Saturday in Cabazon. Firefighters were dispatched at 3:50 a.m. to the 52100 block of Adele Avenue.
Riverside County's unemployment rate edged up above 9 percent at the start of the year, a state agency reported Friday.