Machete-wielding burglar arrested after confronting Riverside family inside home

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — “Imagine coming home from a long day at work to find your car door open, sliding glass door smashed to pieces, and finding the inside of your home disheveled,” Riverside Police Department wrote after a burglary and vandalism arrest earlier this week. “This past Monday, one family not only came home to this, but the suspect was […]

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Motorcyclist, 51, ID’d after fatal Riverside crash

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say a motorcyclist was killed in a solo-vehicle traffic accident in Riverside Sunday afternoon, June 13th. Excessive speed is considered to be a contributing factor in the fatal accident, which happened on the SR-60 eastbound to SR-91 westbound transition road. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Driver seriously injured, airlifted, after solo-vehicle Beaumont crash BREAKING: San Jacinto City Councilmember […]

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Man fatally shot at Riverside park – 4, including 3 minors, arrested

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say four people, including three juveniles, were arrested after a man was fatally shot at a Riverside park Wednesday night, June 9th. The deadly shooting happened at Bryant Park, located at 7950 Philbin Avenue, according to Riverside Police Department officials who have since said the victim was robbed and shot during what appeared to be a gang-related […]

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Suicidal subject talked back from ledge of 91 Freeway overpass in Riverside

Re-Published: June 11, Due to technical glitch with original article. RIVERSIDE, Calif. — A man who officials say was “obviously experiencing a mental health crisis” was talked back from the ledge of a freeway overpass where he was found with a cord wrapped around his neck in Riverside Tuesday afternoon, June 8th. City of Riverside Police Department officials later credited […]

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Moreno Valley woman who fatally stabbed ex in chest before driving him to hospital arrested

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say a woman who stabbed her ex-boyfriend in the chest and then drove him to a Moreno Valley hospital was arrested after the man died within minutes of being brought into the hospital’s emergency room early Tuesday morning, June 8th. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: “Battered and bruised, but alive,” Hemet PD rescues N. Hollywood kidnap victim, arrests […]

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Inland Empire meth distribution ring shut down, 150 pounds of meth seized

INLAND EMPIRE, Calif. — During a joint agency press conference held in Riverside this morning, officials announced the arrest of twelve of nineteen people accused of operating a methamphetamine distribution ring that trafficked the drug from Mexico and distributed it throughout the Inland Empire. Two additional defendants were charged in separate indictments in March, bringing the total number of defendants […]

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Riverside teacher arrested, accused of sexually abusing 5th grader in 2015

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say an Alvord Unified School District teacher was arrested Thursday, June 3, after allegations of sexual abuse against a minor came to light. The alleged sexual abuse took place in 2015, when the victim was attending Rosemary Kennedy Elementary School in Riverside as a 5th grader. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Get Ready for the Unexpected With a […]

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Suspected in multiple elder abuse and theft cases in two counties, San Jacinto caregiver arrested

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say that a San Jacinto caregiver, who is suspected in multiple elder abuse and theft cases in Riverside and Orange counties was arrested after a months-long investigation into allegations against the woman. During a search warrant served at the alleged suspect’s San Jacinto residence, officers located and recovered hundreds of dollars worth of jewelry and other […]

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Out of jail on weapons charges, Riverside felon arrested on new weapons & drug charges

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say a felon who was out of jail on bail on weapons-related charges was arrested again after he was found with a loaded and concealed firearm and methamphetamine early Tuesday morning, June 1. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Murder investigation continuing after man’s bullet-riddled body found in Riverside $1.5 million bail for Moreno Valley woman who killed Winchester […]

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Hemet woman who attacked children and mother inside Riverside park bathroom arrested

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say a weapon-wielding Hemet woman, who had recently been released from a Riverside County mental health facility, confronted and attacked a mother and children inside the bathroom of a Riverside park Sunday morning, May 23. The woman allegedly robbed the mom of her cell phone before mother and her two children were able to escape the […]

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