MURRIETA – A Temecula man pled guilty today, Feb. 14, 2019, to intentionally starting the Cranston Fire in the Idyllwild/Mountain Center area last July.
DUI CRASH THAT KILLED A 15-YEAR-OLD GIRL
MURRIETA – In March 2016, a van driven by a man under the influence of methamphetamine slammed head-on at an estimated 60 mph into a utility pole across from the Murrieta Police Station. The crash killed his then-girlfriend’s 15-year-old daughter and seriously injured her 10-year-old sister.
FOR VIOLATING CONSUMER PROTECTION LAWS
RIVERSIDE – Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin announced today, February 4, 2019, that a judge has ordered GameStop Inc., a Texas-based video game and consumer electronics company, to pay $500,000 in civil penalties and costs for violations of consumer protection laws.
AT 10 DISPENSARIES ACROSS THE COUNTY OPERATING ILLEGALLY
RIVERSIDE – Ten illegally operating marijuana dispensaries were served search warrants by the Riverside County DA’s Office’s countywide Cannabis Regulation Task Force the morning of Jan. 31, 2019.
LEADS TO GRAND JURY INDICTMENTS
RIVERSIDE – A Riverside County judge has unsealed indictments against eight people accused of operating an international conspiracy to defraud the California workers’ compensation system of more than $123 million.