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THIRD MAN ARRESTED AND CHARGED IN 1998 COLD CASE MURDER

THIRD MAN ARRESTED AND CHARGED IN 1998 COLD CASE MURDER

RIVERSIDE – The son of a man already charged in a 1998 cold case murder has been arrested by DA’s Investigators and has now also has been charged in the murder. 


DA HESTRIN ANNOUNCES GRAND JURY FINDING IN CORONA COSTCO CASE

DA HESTRIN ANNOUNCES GRAND JURY FINDING IN CORONA COSTCO CASE

RIVERSIDE – Today, Sept. 25, 2019, District Attorney Mike Hestrin announced that a Riverside County criminal grand jury has returned a “no bill” in the matter of Salvador Sanchez.

RIVERSIDE – Today, Sept. 25, 2019, District Attorney Mike Hestrin announced that a Riverside County criminal grand jury has returned a “no bill” in the matter of Salvador Sanchez.


TWO ARRESTED AT ILLEGAL MARIJUANA GROW IN NORTH PALM SPRINGS

TWO ARRESTED AT ILLEGAL MARIJUANA GROW IN NORTH PALM SPRINGS

Arrested on suspicion of illegal marijuana cultivation were Ronald David Barrett, DOB: 12-12-64; and Jose Manuel Mercado Beltran, DOB: 10-11-75.

NORTH PALM SPRINGS – Two men were arrested and about 1,200 marijuana plants seized during a search warrant operation at an illegal marijuana grow conducted on Sept. 19, 2019, by the DA’s Riverside County Cannabis Regulation Task Force. 


FORMER VOCATIONAL NURSE SENTENCED IN INSURANCE FRAUD CASE

FORMER VOCATIONAL NURSE SENTENCED IN INSURANCE FRAUD CASE

RIVERSIDE – A former vocational nurse working at the California Institution for Men in Chino has been sentenced in a workers’ compensation fraud case in which he falsely claimed an inmate attacked him with a needle.

RIVERSIDE – A former vocational nurse working at the California Institution for Men in Chino has been sentenced in a workers’ compensation fraud case in which he falsely claimed an inmate attacked him with a needle.


MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR THE 2016 MURDERS OF TWO PALM SPRINGS POLICE OFFICERS

MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR THE 2016 MURDERS OF TWO PALM SPRINGS POLICE OFFICERS

INDIO – A Riverside County judge sentenced a man to death today, Aug. 30, 2019, for the murders of Palms Springs police Officers Jose Gilbert “Gil” Vega and Lesley Zerebny.

INDIO – A Riverside County judge sentenced a man to death today, Aug. 30, 2019, for the murders of Palms Springs police Officers Jose Gilbert “Gil” Vega and Lesley Zerebny.


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