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Court Won’t Overturn Conviction Of Man Who Repeatedly Tried To Kill Hemet Officer

A California appeals court has refused to overturn the conviction of a man who repeatedly tried to kill a Hemet police officer, likening his zany efforts to those of Wile E. Coyote.

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Police Informant Testifies In Booby Trap Case

A police informant testified Monday that a man charged with the attempted murder of a Hemet police officer told her he wanted to buy a rocket to fire at police after several prior attempts to kill officers failed.


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Riverside County Settles Defamation Lawsuit With Biker Club

Riverside County settled a lawsuit on Monday with the Vagos Motorcycle Club, acknowledging the bikers were not involved in attacks against Hemet police and calling comments by the former district attorney “unfortunate.”