home contact us who to call faqs site map
Riverside County (Opens in New Window)
Press Release: DUI Traffic Collision
Agency: Rancho Mirage Police
Station Area: Palm Desert
Written Date: April 29, 2019 Time: 3:30 AM
Incident Date: April 29, 2019 Time: 12:40 AM
Incident Location: Bob Hope Drive x Gerald Ford Drive, Rancho Mirage
Reporting Officer: Sergeant Christopher Ternes
File Number(s): S191190001


Andrew Michel

On Monday, April 29, 2019, at approximately 12:40 AM, officers from the Rancho Mirage Police Department responded to a single vehicle traffic collision near the intersection of Bob Hope Drive x Gerald Ford Drive, in the city of Rancho Mirage.   Upon arrival, officers discovered a black sedan had collided with the center median at the location.  Contacted was the driver, Andrew Michel, 33 years of Morongo Valley.  Michel was not injured and showed signs and symptoms of being under the influence of alcohol.  Michel was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and was later transported to a local hospital as a precaution.  Once treated, he was booked into the Riverside County Jail in Indio.

The Rancho Mirage Police Department encourages all drivers not to drink and drive.  To report drunk drivers, please call 911.  Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact Officer David Bush from the Rancho Mirage Police Department, at (760)836-1600, or they can call anonymously at (760)341-STOP (7867) and reference incident #S191190001.


# # #

  • The Riverside County Sheriff's Department is seeking applicants for Deputy Sheriff, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Correctional Deputy, Sheriff's 911 Communications Officer, and other employment opportunities such as clerical and support positions. If you are interested in a career with us, please apply at www.joinrsd.org or call 1-888-Join-RSD.
Twitter GovDelivery Email Notification Click to Subscribe Nixle - Register to receive Alerts Facebook
We Are Hiring!

Deputy Sheriff and Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Correctional Deputy, Sheriff's 911
Dispatch Officer, and other support positions.

Now Hiring

Apply at www.joinrsd.org
or call 1-888-Join-RSD

Checkpoints & Enforcement
Drunk Driving - Over the Limit, Under Arrest
Traffic Safety

Designated Driver Mobile App

Riverside Sheriff's Stations

Riverside County Sheriff Station Areas
Law Enforcement Agencies