Firefighters were battling a 300-acre fire burning in a remote area in Banning. No structures were threatened. (credit: Volunteer Photographer Mike Murawski/Riverside County Fire Department)

Banning Wildfire Fully Contained

A wildfire that injured four firefighters in inland Southern California has been surrounded.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/01/2012

Firefighters were battling a 300-acre fire burning in a remote area in Banning. No structures were threatened. (credit: Volunteer Photographer Mike Murawski/Riverside County Fire Department)

280-Acre Banning Fire Now 80 Percent Contained

Crews are hoping to surround a wildfire in Banning that injured four firefighters.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2012

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1 Pedestrian Dead, 1 Injured In Banning Accident

One pedestrian was killed and another injured when a vehicle slammed into two people crossing a Banning street.


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Man Behind Bars After His Stolen Laptop Is Allegedly Found Containing Child Porn

Authorities say a Moreno Valley man is behind bars after it was revealed his stolen, and recovered, laptop allegedly contained pornographic pictures of children.


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Banning Police Offer Reward For Information Leading To Suspects In Triple Murder

Authorities are offering a $25,000 reward for information that helps solve a triple murder, in which a toddler was bound and gagged and left in a closet after his parents and another woman were slain, a police sergeant said Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/05/2012

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Mom, Stepfather Face Murder Charges In Death Of Banning Boy, 2

The mother and stepfather of a 2-year-old Banning boy are behind bars Saturday and could face homicide charges after the child was declared brain dead.


Authorities Need Public’s Help To Gather Info About Body Found In Flood Channel

Authorities sought the public’s help Thursday in gathering information about a man found dead in a flood control channel.


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3 Killed, Baby Found Bound And Gagged At Banning Home

Police are investigating a triple homicide at a home in Banning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2011


6 Homes Evacuated After Gas Line Leak In Banning

Six homes were evacuated in banning Saturda when a natural gas line ruptured on West Williams Street, a fire department spokeswoman said.


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Small Brush Fire Reported In Banning

Fire crews were on the scene of a small brush fire in Banning that has consumed eight acres and is spreading, a county fire official said.


A Banning mother thought this gun was a lighter. (credit: CBS)

Banning Mother, 30, Accidentally Shoots Daughter, 12, With ‘Lighter’

Police in Banning say a woman accidentally shot her 12-year-old daughter after pulling the trigger of a miniature revolver she had mistaken for a novelty cigarette lighter.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/28/2011


Man Pleads Not Guilty To Setting Girlfriend Aflame

A Santa Ana man accused of dousing his girlfriend in gasoline and setting her aflame as he drove along Interstate 15 near Corona pleaded not guilty Thursday to murder and other charges.


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Convicted Sex Offender Arrested for Parole Violations

A convicted sex offender suspected of trying to conceal his whereabouts was put behind bars on Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/28/2011

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Former Police Chief Who Drowned Wife To Be Sentenced Friday

A former police chief convicted of first-degree murder will be sentenced on Friday.


Riverside Board Of Directors Approve $293K For New Inmate Laundry Machines

Who said crime was a dirty business? Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff’s request to spend $293,000 on new commercial washing machines to clean inmate laundry was approved Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/05/2011




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