Man arrested in fatal shooting of 2 women in Moreno Valley

A man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of two women in Moreno Valley, authorities announced. The shooting was reported around 7:50 p.m. Friday in the area of Eucalyptus Avenue and the Old Highway 215, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department detailed in a news release. Responding deputies found two women inside a … Read more

Two Riverside County teens arrested, school evacuated due to alleged weapons threat

Two 13-year-olds were arrested for allegedly bringing a firearm to a Riverside County school, prompting an evacuation on Wednesday. Students at a school located in the 86100 block of 66th Avenue in Thermal. The school was not identified by the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. School administrators contacted deputies after students reportedly spotted one of the … Read more

Sheriff’s Department asks public for information to help determine if Moreno Valley death was homicide or traffic accident

A 28-year-old man was found dead in a Moreno Valley roadway on Sunday morning, and the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to come forward with any information that could help investigators determine if the death was accidental or intentional. Juan Franco, a Moreno Valley resident, was found by deputies on Day Street … Read more

Investigation underway after 2-year-old boy dies in Eastvale

An investigation is underway in Eastvale Thursday after a 2-year-old boy died, officials said. The incident was reported about 8:45 a.m. in the 6000 block of Rosewood Way. CalFire officials responded to a call about a child choking and rendered aid. The boy, however, was declared dead at the scene. Riverside County Sheriff’s Department officials … Read more

Teen suspected of lewd act at Lake Elsinore school arrested

A 15-year-old boy suspected of committing a lewd act on a child at a Lake Elsinore school Monday has been arrested, authorities said. The incident occurred around 11:30 a.m. at the school located in the 18000 block of Grand Avenue, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department stated in a news release. Staff members were alerted about … Read more

Man arrested for suspected murder of missing Riverside County mother

A man was arrested on Friday for the suspected murder of a Riverside County mother who went missing in 2020. The suspect, Angel Martine McIntire, a 28-year-old Beaumont resident, was arrested on charges of suspicion of murder, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. The missing woman, Diana Perez Gonzalez, a 27-year-old San Jacinto resident, … Read more

Group of teens arrested for attempted murder in Riverside County shootings

Two 18-year-old men and a group of juveniles have been arrested for attempted murder after shootings in Riverside County. On Oct. 1, deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department responded to reports of shots fired near the 63000 block of Landon Lane in Thermal. While responding to the scene, a second report of shots fired … Read more

Suspects sought in deadly Coachella double hit-and-run

Authorities are searching for multiple people believed to be involved in a fatal hit-and-run of a man in Coachella on Friday. The victim, an unidentified man in his 50s, was found lying in the middle of the street near the intersection of Cesar Chavez Street and Cairo Street around 10:25 p.m., according to the Riverside … Read more

Riverside City Council member sues sheriff for defamatory remarks

A Riverside City Council member said in a lawsuit that the county sheriff defamed her when he said on social media that she had supported defacing the historic courthouse during a July abortion rights protest. City Councilmember Clarissa Cervantes said Sheriff Chad Bianco caused “immense harm” to her reputation by posting false comments connecting her … Read more