Coachella Valley Hit By 2 Small Earthquakes In 3 MinutesA 3.0 quake struck at 10:07 a.m. about 6 miles east of Desert Hot Springs, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It was followed about three minutes later by a slightly stronger magnitude-3.7 in the same general area.
Felon Arrested For Breaking Into Desert Hot Springs Home To Make Scrambled Eggs, Eat FlanA 61-year-old felon was ordered to undergo a psychological evaluation after police say he broke into a home, took off his pants and cooked breakfast.
3 Teens Arrested; Guns, Replica AR-15 Seized In Thwarted Shooting At Desert Hot Springs High SchoolTwo boys and a girl were arrested Sunday and their homes searched after “troubling social media posts” were reported to the police by a Desert Hot Springs Unified School District staffer.
Coachella Valley Woman Arrested After Children Seen Smoking Marijuana In Social Media VideoOfficials from Desert Hot Springs police say they received several reports on July 10 about a video on social media showing two children smoking marijuana from a glass pipe. The children in the video were reportedly ages 12 and 6.
1 Injured, 1 Trapped By Bee Swarm In Desert Hot SpringsOne person was stung repeatedly and another became trapped after bees swarmed a triplex in Desert Hot Springs Thursday.
Hikers Find Human Remains In Desert Hot SpringsDispatchers received a 10:24 a.m. call about the find.
Man, 21, Killed In Crash On Desert Hot Springs RoadAuthorities say a 21-year-old man was killed in a solo-vehicle crash early Saturday morning.
Man Convicted Of Killing Infant Daughter, Stashing Her Body In Storage Unit Gets DeathA former Southern California man, who killed his 2-month-old daughter and stashed the body in a storage unit, has been sentenced to death.
Girl Receives Stitches After Being Bitten By DogA 4-year-old girl who was bitten by a dog as she waited for a school bus is out of surgery.
Girl, 10, Treated For Facial Injuries After Dog Attack At School Bus Stop A 10-year-old Desert Hot Springs girl was hospitalized Wednesday after a dog bit her in the face while waiting for school bus, officials said.
Death Recommended For 'Serial Baby Killer'A jury recommended death for a man, called a "serial baby killer" by a prosecutor, who was convicted of killing his 2-month-old daughter and kept her body in a plastic container for a year.
Desert Hot Springs Declares Fiscal Emergency To Avoid 2nd BankruptcyThis financially troubled city declared a fiscal emergency Tuesday in an effort to avert a second federal bankruptcy filing.
Desert Hot Springs City Council To Vote On Fiscal Emergency DeclarationA vote was expected to determine if a financially troubled California city will declare a fiscal emergency to avert a second federal bankruptcy filing.
Desert Hot Springs Weighs Fiscal Emergency To Avoid Ch. 9A Southern California city that declared bankruptcy more than a decade ago is trying to avoid repeating history.
3-Foot Alligator Found Stuck Between Fences In Desert Hot SpringsA three-foot alligator was discovered Monday after getting stuck between a chain link fence and a wood fence, just a few blocks away from an elementary school, authorities said.