Hemet

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Police: Suspects Rammed Man With His Own Vehicle Following Road Rage Incident

Investigators trying to piece together what happened, discovered video of the incident.

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Religious Bookstore Owner Practices Forgiveness After Robbery

The Hemet Police Department is hoping to identify two thieves seen on surveillance video burglarizing religious bookstore in Hemet last week. But Ida Peebles, who owns the store, is taking a different approach: forgiveness.

07/28/2015

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Police: Double Shooting Between Hemet Neighbors Sparked By Barking Dog

Hemet residents say a double shooting between neighbors on Wednesday was sparked by a months-long argument over a barking dog.

07/22/2015

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Jury Awards Over $4M To Family Of Electrocuted Farmworker

A jury awarded more than $4 million to the family of a farmworker electrocuted by a Southern California Edison power line.

07/08/2015

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6-Year-Old Hemet Girl May Have Saved Mom With 911 Call

A 6-year-old Southern California girl may have given her mother something extra-special this Mother’s Day weekend — her life.

05/10/2015

A cab driver who was allegedly held up at gunpoint, ran his vehicle into the suspect after the man got out of the taxi. (credit: CBS)

Cab Driver In Hemet Rams Rider With His Taxi After Man Allegedly Pulls Gun

Police say at this point the cab driver is not facing any charges.

04/24/2015

Police say Hemet resident Wayne Morgan was taken down by a cab driver he had targeted in an attempted robbery. (Photo credit Hemet PD)

Hemet Cab Driver Rams Robbery Suspect With Taxi

Police say a Hemet cab driver targeted in an apparent armed robbery used his driving skills to take down the suspect with his taxi.

04/24/2015

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Hemet Fires City Manager, Names Police Chief As Acting City Manager

The Hemet City Council has fired its city manager, apparently blaming him for “turmoil and strife” in the city over recent years, and named its police chief as acting city manager.

03/25/2015

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2 Teens Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison For Sexually Assaulting Elderly Woman In Hemet Retirement Home

Two teens were sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison for the sexual assault and robbery of an elderly woman in Hemet.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/06/2015

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Hemet Man Displays ‘Child Molester Danger’ Sign To Warn Residents Of Neighbor

A homeowner has displayed two bright green posters in a Hemet neighborhood in an effort to warn neighbors of a man who is registered as a sex offender on the Megan’s Law database.

02/18/2015

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Hemet Man Killed By Boulder In San Jacinto Riverbed

Officials say a Hemet man died after he was pinned under a boulder in the city of San Jacinto on Saturday afternoon.

02/01/2015

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Slain San Jacinto Police Dog Sultan Remembered At Hemet Park

Riverside County residents turned out Saturday to remember Sultan, the San Jacinto police dog who died in the line of duty earlier this week.

01/24/2015

Sultan (credit: CBS)

Memorial Grows For Slain San Jacinto Police Dog

A vigil for Sultan is planned for Saturday in Hemet.

01/22/2015

Sultan (credit: San Jacinto Police Dept.)

Deputies Fatally Shoot Man Who Killed A Police Dog During Hemet Standoff

An armed man accused of killing a police dog was fatally shot by deputies, officials said Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/22/2015

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Residents Of Hemet, San Jacinto Still Cleaning Up From Flooding

Cleanup work continued Friday in Hemet and nearby San Jacinto where homes were nearly wiped out by mud and giant boulders.

12/05/2014

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