After shooting ex-wife’s boyfriend, man shoots self at end of pursuit

HEMET, Calif. — Authorities and witnesses say a man shot his ex-wife’s boyfriend before leading deputies on a pursuit from Hemet to Winchester Thursday morning, Oct. 15. The incident, which began on the 40000 block of Clark Dr., between San Jacinto and Girard streets and ended about 10 miles away at the intersection of Winchester Rd./Hwy 79 and Simpson St., […]

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Videos disprove claims of police violence after Hemet car theft arrest

HEMET, Calif. — Following the arrest of a parolee who was found driving a stolen vehicle in Hemet Tuesday, morning, Oct 13, allegations have surfaced that Hemet police officers were seen using excessive force and beating the handcuffed man while making the arrest. Although several people claimed to have witnessed what one woman described as the “brutal and unnecessarily violent” […]

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Bicyclist fatally struck by APD officer – Sgt injured by second vehicle

ANDERSON, Calif. — A fatal accident involving an Anderson police officer and a bicyclist was followed by a second, major-injury collision involving a car that smashed into a second patrol vehicle, injuring a sergeant who was trying to re-direct traffic away from the scene of the initial fatal accident. The two accidents happened on Highway 273 just south of Thomas […]

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Hacksaw-wielding Canyon Lake man who tried to saw off mom’s leg arrested

CANYON LAKE, Calif. — A Canyon Lake man who called 911 and reported that he had just attempted to murder his mother with a hacksaw was arrested on the 30400 block of South Fork, between Continental and Cruise Circle drives, and just south of the lake’s East Bay, Thursday afternoon, Oct. 8. Responding officers quickly detained the suspect before finding […]

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Riverside officers & negotiator saved by tree when man tries to ram into them

RIVERSIDE Calif. — Authorities say a Riverside transient on Post Release Community Supervision (PRCS) probation was shot by officers multiple times at the end of a stolen vehicle pursuit Thursday morning, Oct. 8. The shooting happened when the man allegedly attempted to run down two officers and a Crisis Negotiator who were taking cover behind behind a tree while attempting to […]

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Area residents furious after second major Hemet pursuit & attempted murder of officers in 4 days

HEMET, Calif. — A man who led Hemet police officers on a dangerous, high-speed pursuit in a stolen vehicle was arrested on assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon and other felony charges yesterday morning, Tuesday, Oct. 6. During the chase, the fleeing man reached speeds up to 100 mph and at one point swerved at and attempted […]

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UPDATE: Released from jail hours earlier, Redding parolee fatally shoots man – Victim ID’d

UPDATED: Wednesday, Oct. 7, 4:30 p.m. See Original Story below. REDDING, Calif. — Officials have identified a man who was fatally shot outside a Redding AM/PM early Sunday morning, Oct. 4. The alleged gunman – James Joshua Noyes, 33, of Redding, a parolee with a lengthy and violent criminal history – had been released from jail just a few hours […]

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UPDATE: One dead after Murrieta pursuit-related crash that seriously injured officer

UPDATED: Friday, Oct. 2, 2:30 p.m., See Original Story below. MURRIETA, Calif. — One of two people inside a car that led Murrieta police officers on a high-speed pursuit that ended in a spectacular rollover crash involving three vehicles has passed away, coroner officials announced today. The person who passed away was a passenger in the pursued vehicle, Murrieta Police […]

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Triple shooting leaves one dead in Moreno Valley

MORENO VALLEY, Calif. — Authorities say at least three people were shot, including one man who died at the scene of a Moreno Valley shooting Wednesday evening, Sept. 23. The deadly shooting, which injured two others, happened at the La Pacifica Apartments in the 23000 block of Hemlock Ave. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: 3 RivCo inmates ID’d in beating death […]

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Sheriff’s chopper spots drunk driver, HPD makes arrest

HEMET, Calif. — A suspected drunk driver was apprehended in Hemet after a Sheriff’s aviation crew spotted a recklessly speeding pickup truck and called in Hemet PD officers to assist in making a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 22. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: 3 RivCo inmates ID’d in beating death of fellow inmate Beaten by grandson, 41, elderly victim dies […]

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