CRIME/PUBLIC SAFETY NEWS SAN BERNARDINO

Dozens Arrested in San Bernardino Gang Sweep

San Bernardino Police rounded up dozens of felons Friday night. The operation was held with the cooperation of several surrounding agencies from the San Bernardino Sheriff Department, Upland Police, and Rialto Police. A total of 80 officers made over 30 felony arrests. Twelve people were also arrested for misdemeanors and sixteen firearms were taken off Read More…

CRIME/PUBLIC SAFETY NEWS PERRIS

Leaking Railcar In Perris Prompts Evacuations and 215 Freeway Shutdown

Update: Both sides of the 215 freeway have reopened evacuation all evacuations have been lifted. A leaking railcar in Perris has prompted officials to evacuate a 1/2 mile radius. The leaking railcar is located in a secured yard at Oleander and Harville Avenues. That evacuation zone includes both North and Southbound lanes of the 215 Read More…

COURTS CRIME/PUBLIC SAFETY NEWS RIVERSIDE

Anaheim Man Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison for BB Gun Shootings

Jesse Leal Rodriguez of Anaheim received a ten year sentence in state prison after pleading guilty to three felonies related to the string of BB gun shootings across the Inland Empire and other parts of Southern California. Last year, motorists across a dozen freeways were targeted with their windows shot out. Rodriguez’ Maroon Chevy Trailblazer Read More…

CRIME/PUBLIC SAFETY JURUPA VALLEY NEWS

Deputies Bust Cockfighting Ring in Jurupa Valley

Deputies busted from the Riverside Sheriff Jurupa Valley station busted an illegal cockfighting ring Friday night. They responded to the 5900 block of Troth Street around 10:30pm. They observed approximately 200 people at the location. During a check of the property, evidence of an illegal cockfighting event was located including deceased and injured birds. Deputies Read More…

FIRES NEWS RIVERSIDE

Woodcrest Fire Burns Palm Trees and Structures

A fire broke out in the unincorporated Riverside County community of Woodcrest Saturday afternoon. The fire reported around 12:15pm in the 15000 block of Cartwright Drive. It spread quickly from palm trees to neighboring structures and trailers. Dozens of firefighters responded and mandatory evacuations were ordered. By late afternoon, firefighters had a complete knockdown of Read More…