Press Releases

Posted on: January 27, 2023

Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jeff Reese

File # L223280002

Details:

On January 23, 2023, Lake Elsinore Station deputies responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service. Deputies gathered information and identified the suspect as Diego Ramirez (39,...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Attempt Kidnapping Suspect Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Joseph Fitzgerald

File # MV230180240

Details:

On Wednesday, January 18, 2023, deputies assigned to the Moreno Valley Station responded to the area of Dracaea Avenue and Graham Street, Moreno Valley, to investigate an attempt kidnap...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Riverside County Sheriff’s Office Statement on the Death of Tyre Nichols

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Deirdre Vickers

File # N/A

Details:

Today, the Memphis Police Department released body-worn camera video of the arrest and beating death of 29-year-old Tyre Nichols. We want to extend our condolences to the Nichols family. We also ...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: January 27, 2023

2023-00815

Padilla, Martin

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Coroner
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Homicide

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Ed Baeza

File # PC230250009

Update:

The victim in this investigation has been identified as Kenia Valenzuela, a 27-year-old resident of the city of Perris. If anyone has information regarding this investigation, they are encouraged...

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Perris Station
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Gang Task Force Arrests Gang Members with Illegally Possessed Firearms

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Paul Heredia

File # GE230250001

Details:

On Wednesday, January 25, 2023, at 3:00 P.M. the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force conducted an operation that resulted in the arrest of documented criminal street gang members ...

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Gang Task Force
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Sending Drugs into a Correctional Facility

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant David Aldrich

File # IC230070002

Details:

On January 7, 2023, the John Benoit Detention Center’s Correctional Intelligence Bureau (CIB) contacted the Thermal Station Investigations Bureau regarding intercepted mail satura...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Accidental Drowning

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Oscar Gutierrez

File # C230240028

Details:

On Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at 5:24 PM, deputies from the Thermal Sheriff's Station responded to the area of Costa Mesa Drive and Avenue 68, in North Shore, regarding a drowning...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Felon in Possession of a Loaded Firearm

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jose Ayala

File # GP230240001

Details:

On Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at 2:21 PM, members of the Riverside County Gang Task Force Region 6 Perris / Lake Elsinore conducted a traffic stop in the 22000 block of San Jacinto Avenue, in ...

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Gang Task Force
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Commercial Vehicle Checkpoint

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Reporting Deputy: LaReau

File # N/A

Details:

Perris, California – The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office - Perris Station, along with our law enforcement partners from the California Highway Patrol, Irvine Police Department, La Habra Polic...

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Perris Station
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Checkpoint

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File # N/A

Details:

Indian Wells, Calif. – On January 27, 2023, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a driving under the influence (DUI) Checkpoint from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. at an undis...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Checkpoint

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Reporting Deputy: Bunn

File # N/A

Details:

San Jacinto, California. – The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, San Jacinto Station will be conducting a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) / Driver’s License Checkpoint on Saturday, J...

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San Jacinto Station
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Checkpoint

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Brad Foster

File # N/A

Details:

Lake Elsinore, Calif. – The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office - Lake Elsinore Station, will hold a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and Driver’s License Checkpoint on F...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: January 22, 2023

Homicide

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Richard Carroll

File # C230210016

Details:

On Saturday, January 21, 2023, at 3:23 PM, deputies from the Thermal Station responded to a call of a deceased male in the 67900 block of Nina Drive in the unincorporated area of Thermal. ...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: January 21, 2023

2023-00619

Herrera, Gina Marie

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Coroner
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Attempted Murder

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jeff Reese

File # L223280002

Details:

On November 24, 2022, deputies from the Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station responded to the 32600 block of Mission Trail in Lake Elsinore reference an assault with a deadly weapon. Upon ...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Sales of Narcotics/Possession of Loaded Firearm

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jeff Reese

File # L230170056

Details:

On January 17, 2023, at 12:30 PM, deputies from the Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station responded to the 31500 block of Canyon Estates Drive in Lake Elsinore reference a fight. Upon arriv...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Assault on a peace Officer with a Firearm, Vehicle Pursuit, Domestic Violence, False Imprisonment

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Dave Morton

File # B230180001 / O230190034

Details:

On January 18, 2023, at 1:43 AM, Deputies from the Cabazon station responded to a domestic assault which occurred in the 12800 block of Emerald Drive in the unincorporated communi...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Line of Duty Death of Deputy Darnell Calhoun (Update)

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Deirdre Vickers

File # N/A

Update:

Services for Deputy Darnell Calhoun have been scheduled as follows:

Friday, January 20, 2023

Public Viewing 4:00pm – 7:00pm - Murrieta Valley Funeral Home, 24651 Washington Avenue, Murrieta, CA &...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Suspects involved in multiple Catalytic Converter Thefts Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Art Mendez

File # Multiple File Numbers

Details:

During the last few months of the year 2022, multiple Riverside County residents were victims of catalytic converter thefts where the suspects brandished a firearm at victims to disc...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Assault with a Deadly Weapon

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant E. Contreras

File # C230160003

Details:

On January 16, 2023, at 1:46 AM, deputies from the Thermal Sheriff’s Station responded to the 91000 block of 6 Street, in the unincorporated area of Mecca, regarding an assault with...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: January 16, 2023

2023-00487

Pending Forensic Identification

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Coroner
Posted on: January 16, 2023

2023-00486

Chavez, Angel

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Coroner
Posted on: January 16, 2023

2023-00484

Edwards, Aniyah

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Coroner
Posted on: January 16, 2023

Message from the Family of Deputy Darnell Calhoun

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Deirdre Vickers

File # N/A

Details:

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office would like to release the following message on behalf of the Calhoun family:

“Since the tragic loss of Darnell, our family has received an...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: January 15, 2023

2023-00445

Felix-Reyes, Alexa Xiomara

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Coroner
Posted on: January 15, 2023

2023-00446

Montes-Hernandez, Hernan

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Coroner
Posted on: January 15, 2023

2023-00447

Marmulejo-Caurenta, Victor Manuel

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Coroner
Posted on: January 15, 2023

2023-00448

Robledo-Felix, Matteo Emmanuel

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Coroner
Posted on: January 15, 2023

2023-00449

Robledo-Felix, Ariadne Isabella

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Coroner
Posted on: January 15, 2023

2023-00435

Desio, Stephen

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Coroner
Posted on: January 14, 2023

2023-00429

Hernandez Negrete, Amed

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Coroner
Posted on: January 14, 2023

2023-00411

Villanueva, Sandra

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Coroner
Posted on: January 14, 2023

2023-00410

Villanueva, Henry

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Coroner
Posted on: January 14, 2023

Deputy Involved Shooting

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Deirdre Vickers

File # F230130025

Update:

The suspect has been identified as Jesse Navarro, 42-year-old resident of Lake Elsinore.  He is still in critical condition.

Details:

On January 13, 2023, about 4:20 pm, Deputy Darne...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: January 14, 2023

2023-00386

Ahmadie, Sara

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Coroner
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Driving Under the Influence Fatal Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File # T230130012

Details:

On January 13, 2023, about 2:33 am, deputies from the Palm Desert Sheriff Station responded to a call of a traffic collision at the intersection Country Club Dr. and Cook St. in Palm Desert. Upo...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Homicide

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Ed Baeza

File # SC230120001

Details:

On January 12, 2023, at 1:31 hours, deputies assigned to the Cois M. Byrd Detention Center were alerted of a disturbance coming from within one of the cells. Deputies went to investigate and fou...

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In-Custody Deaths
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Public Intoxication/Failing to Register as a Sex Offender

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Pat Larson

File # L230130001

Details:

On January 13, 2023, at 12:30 AM, deputies from the Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station responded to the 15700 block of Grand Avenue, Lake Elsinore, regarding an intoxicated subject, poss...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: January 13, 2023

2023-00385

Estrada, Maria

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Coroner
Posted on: January 12, 2023

2022-00352

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In-Custody Deaths
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Human Trafficking Awareness Month

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant J. Hammond

File # N/A

Details:

National Human Trafficking Awareness Month January 11, 2023

Human Trafficking is one of the fasted-growing criminal industries in the United States. Human Trafficking is defined by UNITAS as &ldquo...

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Special Investigations Bureau
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Missing Elderly Male

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Josh Hephner

File # SW230090044

Update:

On January 11, 2023, Richard Young was located in the 800 block of E. Florida Avenue in the City of Hemet. He was found to be in good health and re-united with family.

Details:

On January 9, 20...

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Southwest Station
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Attempted Murder Suspect Apprehended

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Daniel Milbrandt

File # O230080003

Details:

On Sunday, January 8, 2023, at 02:01 a.m., deputies responded to a motel in the 78100 block of Varner Road in unincorporated Palm Desert regarding an assault with a deadly weapon. The vic...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 11, 2023

2023-00308

Reynante, Alexander

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Coroner
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Suspect Wanted for Assault with a Deadly Weapon Apprehended

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Leeondre Radford

File # MV230100164

Details:

On January 10, 2023, around 11:11 a.m., deputies responded to the area of Lasselle Street and Iris Avenue regarding an assault with a deadly weapon. The victim sustained minor injuries a...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Driving Under the Influence Checkpoint

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File # N/A

Details:

Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, Rancho Mirage Holding DUI Checkpoint

Rancho Mirage, Calif. – On January 13, 2023, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department will cond...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Deputy Sheriff and Correctional Deputy Expedited Hiring Event

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Reporting Deputy: C. Cpl. Monique Ferrari

File # N/A

Details:

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a Deputy Sheriff and Correctional Deputy Expedited Hiring Event on Saturday, February 18, 2023, at Palm Desert High School, 74910 Az...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Homicide

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Richard Carroll

File # WI230090039

Details:

On Monday, January 9, 2023, at 4:47 PM, deputies from the Lake Elsinore Station responded to Melinda Lane and Corydon Road in Wildomar for a report of a shooting. Deputies arrived within ...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Armed Robbery Suspects Apprehended

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Daniel Milbrandt

File # T221790069

Details:

On June 28, 2022, Palm Desert Station deputies responded to an armed robbery of a jewelry store in the 73200 block of Highway 111, Palm Desert. Three suspects entered the business, held t...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 9, 2023

2023-00218

Seager, Timothy

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Coroner
Posted on: January 8, 2023

Armed Robbery Suspect Apprehended

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Travis Mountz

File # T230060056

Details:

On Friday, January 6, 2023, at 12:06 PM, Palm Desert Deputies responded to a victim who had just been robbed at gunpoint. The victim told deputies he met with the suspect to sell him an Appl...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 6, 2023

2023-00160

Zuniga, Oscar

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Coroner
Posted on: January 6, 2023

DUI Pursuit Ends in Weapons and Narcotic Violations Arrest

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Christopher Varela

File # MV230050178

Details:

On Thursday, January 5, 2023, at 3:01 P.M. Deputies from the Moreno Valley Station Special Enforcement Team-Gang Unit conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle which was being driven with ...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: January 5, 2023

Media Advisory – Media staging area during funeral service for Deputy Isaiah Cordero

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Wenndy Brito-Gonzalez

File # N/A

Details:

**The procession is now scheduled to begin approximately 10:00 AM.

The following will be the staging areas for media during the funeral services for Deputy Isaiah Cordero:

Acheson & Graha...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: January 5, 2023

Proactive Policing Leads to Illegal Substance and Weapons Violation Arrest

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Christopher Varela

File # MV230040339

Details:

On Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at 7:00 P.M. Deputies from the Moreno Valley Station Special Enforcement Team- Gang Unit, were conducting proactive patrol in the 2400 Block of Atwood Ave...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: January 5, 2023

Call for Service Leads to Weapons Possession Arrest

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Christopher Varela

File # MV230040297

Details:

On Wednesday, January 4, 2023, at 5:01 P.M., Deputies from the Moreno Valley Station Special Enforcement Team- Gang Unit, responded to the 14000 block of Indian Street in Moreno Valley...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: January 4, 2023

Line of Duty Death of Deputy Isaiah Cordero

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Wenndy Brito-Gonzalez

File # N/A

Update:

The procession and funeral services for Deputy Isaiah Cordero are as follows:

Friday, January 6, 2023

Approximately 10:30 AM – Procession begins from Acheson & Graham Mortuary, 7...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: January 4, 2023

2023-00096

Velarde, Wendy

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Coroner
Posted on: January 3, 2023

Deputy Involved Shooting

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Wenndy Brito-Gonzalez

File # I230030046

Details:

On Tuesday, January 3, 2023, at 12:56 PM, deputies responded to the 800 block of Minor Street in San Jacinto reference a domestic dispute. The female reported her boyfriend was behav...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: January 3, 2023

Residential Burglary Arrests, Chop Shop Discovery during Search Warrant

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Dave Tinker

File # PC230020012 and Z230020001

Details:

On Monday, January 2, 2023, at 07:20 A.M., deputies from the Perris Station responded to an alarm call in the 27000 Block of California Avenue, in Winchester. At the same time,...

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Perris Station
Posted on: January 3, 2023

2022-11393

Galloway II, Thomas

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Coroner
Posted on: January 2, 2023

2023-00001

Franco, Robert

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Coroner
Posted on: December 30, 2022

Know Your Limit Campaign

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Reporting Deputy: Deputy Claro Sanchez

File # N/A

Details:

Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Informs Public How to “Know Your Limit”

Palm Desert, Calif. – On December 30, 2022, the Riverside County Sheriff&rsquo...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: December 30, 2022

Armed Robbery Suspect Apprehended

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Travis Mountz

File # J223630033

Details:

On Thursday, December 29, 2022, at 7:52 PM, Indian Wells deputies responded to a victim who had just been robbed at gunpoint. When deputies arrived, the victim told them he met with the susp...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: December 29, 2022

Deputy Involved Shooting

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Wenndy Brito-Gonzalez

File # JV223630102

Details:

On December 29, 2022, about 1:47 PM, community members from the 3900 block of Golden West Avenue reported a motorcycle deputy was injured. Deputies responded to the area and located...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: December 29, 2022

2022-11296

Alvarado, Yolanda

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Coroner
Posted on: December 29, 2022

2022-11294

Marron, Elena

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Coroner
Posted on: December 29, 2022

Fatal Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File # T223630155

Details:

On December 28, 2022, about 7:13 PM, deputies responded to a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of Fred Waring Dr. and Adonis Dr. in the city of Palm Desert. Deputies arrived within secon...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: December 29, 2022

2022-11293

Alvarado, Abel

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Coroner
Posted on: December 29, 2022

2022-10962

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In-Custody Deaths
Posted on: December 28, 2022

Armed Robbery Series Suspect Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Robert Martinez

File # MV223540241

Details:

On December 17, 2022, at 3:15 PM, deputies from the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to the 24100 block of Cottonwood Avenue, Moreno Valley, reference a report of an ar...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 28, 2022

Homicide (Update)

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Ed Baeza

File # PE223580152

Update:

On December 28, 2022, Investigators arrested Kassandra Lepe, 21-year-old resident of Hemet, in the city of Hemet in connection with this incident. There are no outstanding suspects. If anyone as ...

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Perris Station
Posted on: December 27, 2022

2022-11218

Lopes-Romero, Lucila

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Coroner
Posted on: December 27, 2022

Homicide

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Richard Carroll

File # PE223600070

Details:

On Monday, December 26, 2022, at 4:17 PM, deputies from the Perris Sheriff’s Station responded to a report of a shooting at a residence in the 500 block of Haystack Loop in Perr...

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Perris Station
Posted on: December 26, 2022

2022-11188

Calvillo, Everardo Jr.

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Coroner
Posted on: December 26, 2022

2022-11189

Bonner, Jarron

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Coroner
Posted on: December 25, 2022

Assault with a Deadly Weapon/Domestic Dispute Arrest

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant David Aldrich

File # LA223570066

Details:

On December 23, 2022, at 9:05 PM, Thermal Station patrol deputies responded to the 53600 block of Avenida Villa in the city of La Quinta, reference an assault with a deadly weapon call for ...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: December 23, 2022

Sexual Battery

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Brian Gutierrez

File # EV223550058

Details:

On December 21, 2022, deputies assigned to the city of Eastvale responded to a business in the 12500 block of Limonite Avenue regarding a report of a sexual battery.  The victim ...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Commercial Burglary (Smash and Grab) Suspect Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Josh Hephner

File # TE223250160/SW223250042

Details:

On November 21, 2022, at 5:41 PM, Southwest Station deputies responded to a business in the 40600 block of Winchester Road in the city of Temecula, regarding two suspects who ent...

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Southwest Station
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Shooting at an Occupied Vehicle

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Tiburzio

File # TE223550098

Details:

On December 21, 2022, at 2:48 PM, deputies from the Southwest Station responded to the 27400 block of Stanford Drive, in the city of Temecula, regarding a male shooting at an occupied vehicle. T...

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Southwest Station
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Street Racing and Intoxication Cause in Major-Injury Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Robert Grmusha

File # MV223550382

Details:

On December 21, 2022, about 7:03 PM, deputies from the Moreno Valley Station, responded to the report of a major-injury traffic collision on Alessandro Boulevard, east of Elsworth Street, ...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 21, 2022

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) / Driver’s License Checkpoint (Update)

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Ronald Smith

File # N/A

Update:

Eastvale, Calif.—The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, Jurupa Valley Station/Eastvale, conducted a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) / Driver’s License checkpoint o...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: December 21, 2022

In-Custody Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Correctional Captain Victoria Varisco-Flores

File # RC223470004

Details:

On Tuesday, December 13, 2022, at 12:32 P.M., deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department-Robert Presley Detention Center were conducting ...

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In-Custody Deaths
Posted on: December 20, 2022

Bank Robbery

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Matt Posson

File # I223540025

Details:

On Tuesday, December 20, 2022, at 10:48 AM, deputies assigned to the San Jacinto Station responded to the Bank of Hemet, located in the 400 block of E. Esplanade Avenue in San Jacinto, regardi...

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San Jacinto Station
Posted on: December 20, 2022

Winter Enforcement Mobilization

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Brad Foster

File # N/A

Details:

Stick to a “Go Safely” Game Plan: Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

National “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Enforcement Campaign Begins Dec. 14

Cities o...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: December 20, 2022

Winter Enforcement Mobilization

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Dawn Blair

File # N/A

Details:

Stick to a “Go Safely” Game Plan: Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

National “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Enforcement Campaign Begins Dec. 14

San Jacin...

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San Jacinto Station
Posted on: December 19, 2022

Assault Suspect Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Daniel McAuliffe

File # PE223530040

Details:

On Monday, December 19, 2022, about 11:33 AM, deputies from the Perris Station responded to a dispute and assault that occurred at a business in the 1300 Block of Jet Way in Perris. The ...

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Perris Station
Posted on: December 19, 2022

Fatal Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Dawn Blair

File # I223520067

Details:

On Sunday, December 18, 2022, at 10:20 PM, a San Jacinto deputy traveling northbound on South San Jacinto Avenue, discovered a male subject laying on South San Jacinto Avenue, just south of Mid...

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San Jacinto Station
Posted on: December 19, 2022

Operation Holiday Cheer 2022

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Reporting Deputy: Lieutenant Brandi Swan

File # N/A

Details:

On December 20, 2022, and December 21, 2022, a parade of police and sheriff cars from the Inland Empire will drive through hospitals in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties to spread holiday cheer...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: December 19, 2022

Documented Gang Members in Possession of a Firearm and Narcotics

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Abbate

File # GS223500001

Details:

On Friday, December 16, 2022, around 9:30 AM, The Murrieta/Temecula Regional Gang Task Force, with the assistance of security personnel from the Pechanga Hotel and Casino, contacted and a...

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Gang Task Force
Posted on: December 19, 2022

2022-10935

St. Clair, Arthur

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Coroner
Posted on: December 18, 2022

Suspects Arrested in Commercial Burglary

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Art Mendez

File # EV223370028

Details:

On December 3, 2022, at 12:00 PM, deputies assigned to the Jurupa Valley Sheriff’s Station began a burglary investigation at a business in the 6300 block of Archibald Avenue in Eastv...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: December 18, 2022

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) / Driver’s License Checkpoint (Update)

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant J. Morando

File # N/A

Update:

City of Jurupa Valley, Calif.- The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department/Jurupa Valley Station conducted a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) / Driver’s License checkpoint on Saturda...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: December 18, 2022

2022-10877

Sosa, Jared

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Coroner
Posted on: December 17, 2022

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) / Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant I Robles

File # N/A

Details:

City of Norco, Calif. – The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department/Norco Sheriff Station will hold a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and DUI Saturation Checkpoint on Friday, Decembe...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: December 17, 2022

2022-10865

Hornung, Austin

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Coroner
Posted on: December 17, 2022

City of Moreno Valley Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Checkpoint (Update)

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Robert Grmusha

File # N/A

Update:

Moreno Valley, Calif.—The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, Moreno Valley Station, conducted a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) / Driver’s License checkpoint on ...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 17, 2022

Armed Suspect Led Deputies on a Pursuit

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Dave Tinker

File # PC223500018 MV223500050

Details:

On Friday, December 16, 2022, at 8:12 AM, deputies from the Perris Station responded to a burglary in the 30000 Block of 12th Avenue in Nuevo, where several items were stolen from...

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Perris Station
Posted on: December 16, 2022

Homicide (Update)

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Steve Brosche

File # MV222240015

Update:

Investigators from the Central Homicide Unit continued to follow up on all available leads related to the murder of Juan Figueroa, which occurred on August 12, 2022, in the city of Moreno Va...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 16, 2022

Narcotic Sales and Weapons Arrest

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Bryan Whitley

File # A223490022

Details:

On Thursday, December 15, 2022, deputies from the Colorado River Station-Special Enforcement Team conducted a probation search in the 24500 block of School Road in the unincorporated area of...

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Colorado River Station
Posted on: December 15, 2022

Organized Retail Theft Suspects Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Josh Hephner

File # TE223370115

Details:

On December 3, 2022, at 5:05 PM, Southwest Station deputies responded to a business in the 31000 block of Temecula Parkway in the City of Temecula, reference a theft of several cosmetic prod...

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Southwest Station
Posted on: December 15, 2022

Commercial Robbery Suspect Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Josh Hephner

File # TE223200151

Details:

On November 16, 2022, Southwest Station deputies responded to a business in the 32000 block of Temecula Parkway in the City of Temecula, reference a strong-arm robbery that had just occurred...

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Southwest Station
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Winter Enforcement Mobilization

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Claro Sanchez

File # N/A

Details:

Stick to a “Go Safely” Game Plan: Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

National “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Enforcement Campaign Begins Dec. 14

Indian...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Winter Mobilization

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant K. Bikul

File # N/A

Details:

Stick to a “Go Safely” Game Plan: Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

National “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Enforcement Campaign Begins Dec. 14

Perris, Cal...

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Perris Station
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Stick to a “Go Safely” Game Plan: Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Ronald Smith

File # N/A

Details:

Stick to a “Go Safely” Game Plan: Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

National “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Enforcement Campaign Begins Dec. 14

The cit...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Holiday Season – “Drive Sober or Get Pulled over”

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant William Pratt

File # N/A

Details:

Stick to a “Go Safely” Game Plan: Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

National “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Enforcement Campaign Begins Dec. 14

Temecu...

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Southwest Station
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Mariano Matos III

File # N/A

Details:

Coachella, and La Quinta Calif. – With a commitment to keeping the community safe, The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department wants to remind the public of the dangers of dri...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: December 13, 2022

“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Enforcement Campaign

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Robert Grmusha

File # N/A

Details:

Stick to a “Go Safely” Game Plan: Celebrate the Holiday Season Responsibly

Moreno Valley, Calif. – With a commitment to keeping the community safe, the Riverside Count...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 12, 2022

2022-10664

Lippel, Romulo

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Coroner
Posted on: December 12, 2022

2022-10674

Lewis, Clarissa

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Coroner
Posted on: December 12, 2022

2022-10663

Bouslaiby, Anthony

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Coroner
Posted on: December 12, 2022

2022-10688

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In-Custody Deaths
Posted on: December 12, 2022

In-Custody Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Correctional Captain Victoria Varisco-Flores

File # RC223460001

Details:

On Monday, December 12, 2022, about 1:53 AM, deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department-Robert Presley Detention Center, responded to the...

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In-Custody Deaths
Posted on: December 11, 2022

Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jonathan Bodnar

File # JV222690086

Details:

On December 8, 2022, at 8:30 AM, members of the Jurupa Valley Special Enforcement Team served a search warrant at a residence located in the 4000 block of Pedley Road in the city of Jurup...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: December 11, 2022

2022-10636

Guzman III, Antonio

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Coroner
Posted on: December 10, 2022

2022-10612

Pending Identification

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Coroner
Posted on: December 10, 2022

2022-10596

Kniffen, Steven

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Coroner
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Gang Task Force Arrests Gang Member with Loaded Firearm

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Paul Heredia

File # GE223430001

Details:

On Friday, December 9, 2022, at 1:00 PM, the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force (CBBCGTF) conducted an operation that resulted in the arrest of a documented criminal street gang ...

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Special Investigations Bureau
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Possession of Controlled Substances

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Christopher Varela

File # MV223420348

Details:

On December 8, 2022, at 4:52 PM, deputies from the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Special Enforcement Team – Gang Unit were conducting proactive patrol in the area of Red ...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Residential Burglary

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Christian Bloomquist

File # A223420008

Details:

Deputies from the Colorado River Station responded to a residential burglary in progress at a residence located in the 42000 block of State Route 95 in the North Colorado River area o...

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Colorado River Station
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Solicitation of Prostitution

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Victor Pierson

File # Multiple

Details:

On Thursday, December 8, 2022, members of the Southwest Station Community Outreach Resources Engagement Team (CORE), Special Enforcement Team, and Metro Team, in partnership with personnel fr...

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Southwest Station
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Fatal Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Albert Martinez

File # MV223420401

Details:

On Thursday, December 8, 2022, about 8:13 PM, deputies from the Moreno Valley Station responded to reports of a major injury traffic collision at the intersection of Iris Avenue and Kitch...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 9, 2022

2022-10569

Perez, Arnold

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Coroner
Posted on: December 8, 2022

Storage Unit Burglary Series Suspect Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Corporal Phillip Lorton

File # LA223020031 / LA223110048 / LA223110050

Details:

On Monday, November 7, 2022, at 12:46 PM, deputies from the Thermal Station responded to a storage facility in the 46600 Block of Adams Street in the city of La...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: December 8, 2022

Commercial Rooftop Burglary Suspect Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Robert Martinez

File # MV223420045

Details:

On December 8, 2022, at 7:57 AM, Moreno Valley Station deputies responded to a report of a burglary that had just occurred at a business, located in the 16000 block of Perris Boulevard, M...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 8, 2022

Juvenile Gang Member Arrested for a Shooting in Coachella

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Mariano Matos III

File # Y223060038

Details:

On December 8, 2022, at 7:00 AM., members of the Coachella Community Action Team (CCAT), with the assistance of the La Quinta Special Enforcement Team, the La Quinta Traffic Team, and th...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: December 8, 2022

Homicide - Update

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Ben Ramirez

File # MV223400345

Update:

On December 7, 2022, the victim in this case was identified as a 15-year-old male resident of Moreno Valley. The victim’s name will not be released due to his age. During the course ...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 8, 2022

Children Become Ill After Ingesting Gummies at School

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jerry Franchville

File # MV223410202

Details:

On December 7, 2022, deputies from the Moreno Valley Station were notified of four middle school students who became ill after ingesting some marijuana infused gummies while on campus a...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: December 8, 2022

2022-10528

Hernandez Bautista, Saul

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Coroner
Posted on: December 8, 2022

2022-10527

Lowe, Steven

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Coroner
Posted on: December 7, 2022

Fatal Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant K. Bikul

File # PE223400129

Details:

On Tuesday, December 6, 2022, about 6:46 PM, deputies from the Perris Station responded to a report of a major injury traffic collision involving a vehicle versus a pedestrian at the southbound ...

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Perris Station
Posted on: December 6, 2022

2022-10020

Hunter, William

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Coroner
Posted on: December 6, 2022

Home Invasion Robbery

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jeff Reese 

File # F223390047

Details:

On December 5, 2022, at 8:00 PM, deputies from the Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station responded to the 11500 block of Valley Oak Lane in Temescal Valley, regarding a home invas...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: December 6, 2022

2022-10437

Castro, Margarito

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Coroner
Posted on: December 5, 2022

2022-10157

Galvan, Christopher

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Coroner
Posted on: December 5, 2022

One Arrested in Fatal Hit-and-Run Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Dawn Blair

File # I223380056

Details:

On Sunday, December 4, 2022, at 8:21 PM, deputies from the San Jacinto Sheriff’s Station responded to a report of a major injury hit-and-run traffic collision at the intersection of S...

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San Jacinto Station
Posted on: December 5, 2022

2022-10105

Winek, Mark

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Coroner
Posted on: December 5, 2022

2022-10106

Winek, Brooke

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Coroner
Posted on: December 4, 2022

Homicide

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Steve Brosche

File # E223370023

Details:

On December 3, 2022, at 2:30 PM, deputies from the Jurupa Valley Station responded to Prospect Avenue and Spring Street in Highgrove to investigate a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, depu...

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Jurupa Valley Station
Posted on: December 4, 2022

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and Driver's License Checkpoint

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Reporting Deputy: Darrick Bunn

File # N/A

Update:

On December 3, 2022, a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint was conducted at State Street and Sagecrest Drive from 7:30pm to 12:30am.

Of the 963 drivers contacted, 33 drivers were cited for not having a v...

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San Jacinto Station
Posted on: December 4, 2022

Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Sean Liebrand

File # MV223370283

Details:

On Saturday, December 3, 2022, at 7:34 PM, deputies from the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to an unknown trouble call for service in the 23800 block of Elyce Court in ...

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Special Investigations Bureau
Posted on: December 3, 2022

Traffic Stop Leads to Weapons Arrests

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Mariano Matos III

File # C223360038

Details:

On December 2, 2022, at 11:33 PM, members of the Coachella Community Action Team (CCAT) conducted a traffic enforcement stop at Airport Boulevard and Desert Cactus Road in the unincorpor...

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Thermal Station
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Fatal Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Brad Foster

File # WI223350046

Details:

On December 1, 2022, at 6:40 PM, deputies from the Lake Elsinore Station received a call of a major injury traffic collision at Corydon Street and Plessner Way in the city of Wildomar. Upon a...

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Lake Elsinore Station
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Sean Liebrand

File # MV223360041

Details:

On Friday, December 2, 2022, at 6:26 AM, deputies from the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to an unknown trouble call for service at a hotel in the 24800 block of Elder ...

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Special Investigations Bureau
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Fentanyl Poisoning Arrest

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Sean Liebrand

File # L222480133

Details:

On Monday, September 5, 2022, at 8:28 PM, deputies assigned to the Lake Elsinore Station were dispatched to a call of an unresponsive male in the 33100 block of Windward Way in the city of L...

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Special Investigations Bureau
Posted on: December 2, 2022

2022-10310

Gonzalez, Virginia

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Coroner
Posted on: December 1, 2022

Homicide

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Ed Baeza

File # I193190117

Update:

On November 30, 2022, Investigators identified the suspect in this homicide investigation as Diego Ernesto Brane, a 24 year-old resident of San Jacinto, who is currently in custody on an unrelated...

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San Jacinto Station
Posted on: December 1, 2022

Halloween Night Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Robert Martinez

File # MV223040340

Details:

On October 31, 2022, at 9:36 PM (Halloween night), Moreno Valley Station deputies responded to a report of an armed robbery that occurred at Celebration Park, located in the 14900 block o...

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Moreno Valley Station
Posted on: November 21, 2022

2022-09949

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In-Custody Deaths
Posted on: November 20, 2022

In-Custody Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Correctional Captain Victoria Varisco-Flores

File # RC223240003

Details:

On Sunday, November 20, 2022, at 3:37 PM, deputies assigned to the Robert Presley Detention Center, located in the 4000 block of Orange Street in Riverside, were calle...

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In-Custody Deaths