Incumbent LA, Riverside County Sheriffs Fail To Win Majority VotesBut in Orange County, Don Barnes picked up 51 percent of the vote to succeed Sheriff Hutchens, beating out Duke Nguyen, an investigator with the LA County District Attorney’s Office, and Aliso Viejo Mayor Dave Harrington.
3.8-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Riverside CountyThe quake struck at around 12:22 p.m., around 13.7 miles east-northeast of Palm Springs.
Bizarre Police Pursuit From OC To IE Ends With Driver Fleeing On Foot, Passenger Jumping Into Unwitting Couple's CarThe pursuit began shortly after noon when an Anaheim police officer determined a dark Toyota Camry had a stolen license plate.
Beaumont City Council Votes To Oppose Sanctuary LawThe city council of Beaumont voted 3-2 to approve a resolution that declares Senate Bill 54, the “California Values Act,” is incompatible with federal law and, therefore, illegitimate.
Message Scribbled On High School Wall Threatens Shooting Wednesday, Prompts Added Security"Hemet High will be shot up on 2-28 by a sophomore girl[...] the first on my list is Dr. Shaw[...] Don't be in my way," the message scrawled on a bathroom tile read.
Health Officials Report Child Died Of Flu Complications, 1st In Riverside County This YearThe victim was identified as a child under 10 years old from Murrieta who died Thursday.
3 killed In Fiery 10 Freeway Collision In Desert CenterThe collision involved two semi-trucks and a passenger vehicle. A fourth person was injured.
Canyon Fire Closes Schools Again Wednesday, But Evacuations LiftedThe fire has scorched 2,000 acres and remains 15 percent contained.
Riverside County Workers Go On StrikeNurses and other Riverside County workers walked off the job at midnight over stalled contract negotiations.
Mandatory Evacuations Ordered In Beaumont As Fast-Moving Brush Fire Threatens HomesDozens of homes are threatened in Riverside County's City of Beaumont and crews say the blaze is burning fast.
Boy Killed, 5 Hurt In Coachella Valley Van RolloverThe driver lost control on the 10 Freeway and hit the center divider, CHP reports.
Magnitude-3.2 Quake Rumbles Across Riverside CountyA minor earthquake shook Riverside County Monday morning and was felt as far south as Mission Viejo.