Most Of LA, Ventura, San Bernardino Counties Are Now In 'Severe Drought': ReportA new report by U.S. Drought Monitor says that most of Los Angeles and Ventura counties, as well as half of Riverside County, are now in 'severe drought.'
19-Year-Old Angel Ramos-Corrales Faces Federal Charge Of Slitting Dog's Throat, Posting Video Of Killing To SnapchatAngel Ramos-Corrales was arrested Monday by the FBI and the Riverside Police Department after being charged with animal crushing, a federal crime of purposely subjecting certain types of animals to serious bodily injury not related to hunting or other lawful activity.
Eliezer Mendoza Of Riverside Charged With 20 Counts Of Sexually Abusing Young Girls; Detectives Searching For More VictimsEliezer Job Mendoza, 45, was arrested on April 16 and has since been charged with 20 counts of lewd and lascivious acts on a minor under the age of 10. Mendoza is being held on $3 million bail.
Shots Fired By Police At Riverside Gas Station, No One StruckAccording to police, officers were called to a report of a man who was harassing customers at the gas station.
Murder Charge Against Kimberly Long To Be Dismissed By Riverside County District Attorney's OfficePartly due to the lengthy passage of time since the murder of Oswaldo “Ozzy” Conde on Oct. 6, 2003, and also due to the deaths of key witnesses, District Attorney Mike Hestrin’s office said they could no longer prove the case beyond a reasonable doubt to a jury.
Temecula Businessman Charged In $7M COVID Relief FraudHe used some of the money to buy a luxury car, and even trying to wire $150,000 of it to the African nation of Mauritania.
Man in Riverside Barricades Himself Against Police After Shooting His Wife
Federal Prosecutors: 3 Inland Empire Women Behind More Than 100 Cases Of EDD FraudSequoia Edwards, 35, of Moreno Valley; 42-year-old Mireya Ramos of Colton; and 33-year-old Paris Thomas of San Bernardino, were all arrested this week on suspicion of filing dozens of fraudulent EDD claims in the names of California state prison inmates.
15 Months After Buying Dream Home, Riverside Couple Finally Kick Squatters OutThe previous homeowner refused to leave, citing the COVID-19 eviction moratorium.
4 Men Wanted In Connection With Riverside-Area Cases Of EDD FraudPolice say there has been a surge in unemployment benefit fraud reports since August of last year.
Riverside, San Bernardino, Ventura Reach Less-Restrictive Orange TierRiverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties Tuesday reached the less-restrictive orange tier in the state's Blueprint for a Safer Economy. The move will take effect Wednesday.
Racist Anti-Asian Letters Sent To Multiple Southland SalonsSome local salons are being targeted with racist anti-Asian letters.
'Best Of The Best': Longtime Riverside County Shelter Volunteer, Foster Mom Mary Anderson Loses Battle With COVID-19Mary Anderson, 74, of Jurupa Valley, spent her retirement helping the homeless pets of Riverside County’s shelters and fostered more than 70 dogs in the past 10 years.
Riverside Couple Purchases Dream Home, But Former Homeowner Won't Move OutA Riverside couple has been fighting to move into their new home for more than a year because the former homeowner refuses to move out.
Police: Otis Porter Of Riverside Called 911 To Report He Fatally Stabbed His MotherOtis James Porter, 38, was arrested Sunday at a home in the 4200 block of Monroe Street after police say he called 911 to report he stabbed his mother and accidentally stabbed himself.