Hemet

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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

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Memorial Grows For Slain San Jacinto Police Dog

A vigil for Sultan is planned for Saturday in Hemet.

01/22/2015

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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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Hemet Residents, Businesses Clean Up Flood Damage

Residents and business owners are cleaning up a muddy mess Thursday after major flooding and mudslides in Riverside County.

12/04/2014

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Hemet Man, 51, Walks Into Police Station Confessing To Killing Mother

Police did not give a cause of death.

11/27/2014

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Elderly Woman Found Dead Inside Hemet Home

A homicide investigation was underway in Hemet Wednesday after a man allegedly told officers he killed his 77-year-old mother.

11/26/2014

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Police Arrest 22 In Hemet, San Jacinto Sweep

Gang sweeps and additional patrols in Hemet and San Jacinto resulted in 22 arrests this week, according to a law enforcement task force.

11/15/2014

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Border Patrol Agent Accused In Killing Makes First Court Appearance

For the first time, the mother of a man killed in east Hemet last weekend came face-to-face with the U.S. Border Patrol agent accused in the fatal shooting.

11/13/2014

(L-R) Christian Griffith, 20, and Andre Vega, 18, were killed on Nov. 8 in a rollover crash in Hemet. (credit: CBS)

Hundreds Mourn 2 Killed In Hemet Rollover Crash

Two young men killed in a car crash this weekend were remembered Monday during a vigil attended by hundreds of people at West Valley High School.

11/10/2014

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Off-Duty Border Patrol Agent Arrested In Hemet Homicide

Riverside County sheriff’s deputies responded to a call of an assault with a deadly weapon around 12:47 a.m. in the 41100 block of Toledo Drive in the unincorporated community.

CBS Los Angeles–11/08/2014

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