Press Releases

Lake Elsinore Station

Posted on: September 22, 2022

Sexual Assault arrest

Vector Star 80 x93

Riverside County Sheriff's Department Press Release

Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jeff Reese

File # TE222530154


On September 10, 2022, deputies from the Southwest Station began investigating allegations of a sexual assault of a minor that occurred in the 27000 block of Nicolas Road, Temecula. Investigators from the Lake Elsinore Station assumed the investigation and on September 22, 2022, the 16-year-old male suspect was arrested. The suspect was transported and booked into Southwest Juvenile Hall on charges of physical and sexual assault.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact Investigator Stites at the Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station (951) 245-3300.

As a reminder, “Community Policing” involves partnerships between law enforcement and community members. Business owners and residents are encouraged to report criminal activity directly to law enforcement by calling Sheriff’s Dispatch at (951) 776-1099, or by calling 911 if the matter is an emergency.

For media inquiries regarding this incident please contact the Media Information Bureau.

See Something Say Something Submit an Anonymous Tip

Apply Now! If you are interested in a career with us, please apply at or call 1-888-Join-RSD

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Lake Elsinore Station

Vector Star 80 x93

Pedestrian Safety Month

Posted on: September 21, 2022
Vector Star 80 x93

Child Passenger Safety Week

Posted on: September 21, 2022
Vector Star 80 x93

Underage Drinking Decoy Operation

Posted on: September 20, 2022
Vector Star 80 x93

Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Kick-Off

Posted on: September 17, 2022
Vector Star 80 x93

Fatal Traffic Collision

Posted on: August 14, 2022

Summer Mobilization

Posted on: August 9, 2022

Back to School Safety Month

Posted on: August 9, 2022
Vector Star 80 x93

Lake Drowning

Posted on: August 5, 2022