News/Media/Archives

News / Media / Archives

DA’S OFFICE SUSPENDS NORMAL COURT OPERATIONS  AND REDUCES OFFICE HOURS DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH CRISIS

DA’S OFFICE SUSPENDS NORMAL COURT OPERATIONS AND REDUCES OFFICE HOURS DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH CRISIS

RIVERSIDE – Due to the current COVID-19 coronavirus health crisis, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office has suspended normal court operations other than those essential to the criminal justice system and has reduced the hours our office will be open to the public.

RIVERSIDE – Due to the current COVID-19 coronavirus health crisis, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office has suspended normal court operations other than those essential to the criminal justice system and has reduced the hours our office will be open to the public.

 
The DA’s Office will continue to meet its public safety obligation while also safeguarding the health and welfare of our employees, and of the victims of crime and community that we serve. We will continue to handle in-custody filings and other essential government functions. 


DA’S OFFICE CANCELS ANNUAL VICTIMS’ RIGHTS WEEK VIGILS  DUE TO THE COVID-19 HEALTH CRISIS

DA’S OFFICE CANCELS ANNUAL VICTIMS’ RIGHTS WEEK VIGILS DUE TO THE COVID-19 HEALTH CRISIS

RIVERSIDE – DA Mike Hestrin has announced the cancellation of this year’s Victim Rights Week candlelight vigils in April due to the COVID-19 coronavirus health crisis.

RIVERSIDE – DA Mike Hestrin has announced the cancellation of this year’s Victim Rights Week candlelight vigils in April due to the COVID-19 coronavirus health crisis. 
“This was a difficult decision to make, but I know it is the right one,” Hestrin said. “I look forward to next year’s Victims’ Vigils after this public health crisis has passed.”


GRAND JURY INDICTS SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT LIEUTENANT, SERGEANT, AND FORMER DEPUTY ALONG WITH A TOW COMPANY OWNER IN BRIBERY CASE

GRAND JURY INDICTS SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT LIEUTENANT, SERGEANT, AND FORMER DEPUTY ALONG WITH A TOW COMPANY OWNER IN BRIBERY CASE

RIVERSIDE – A Riverside County criminal grand jury on March 11, 2020, returned indictments charging a Riverside County Sheriff’s Department lieutenant, sergeant, and a former deputy along with a tow truck company owner in a criminal conspiracy case.


FUGITIVE SOUGHT IN CATHEDRAL CITY MURDER FOUND IN MEXICO  AND HAS BEEN BROUGHT BACK TO RIVERSIDE COUNTY

FUGITIVE SOUGHT IN CATHEDRAL CITY MURDER FOUND IN MEXICO AND HAS BEEN BROUGHT BACK TO RIVERSIDE COUNTY

INDIO – A Coachella man, who is the third defendant in a 2018 murder in Cathedral City, has been located in Mexico and returned to Riverside County for a scheduled arraignment today, March 11, 2020.

INDIO – A Coachella man, who is the third defendant in a 2018 murder in Cathedral City, has been located in Mexico and returned to Riverside County for a scheduled arraignment today, March 11, 2020.


DA MIKE HESTRIN ANNOUNCES 2019 PRIDE AWARD RECIPIENTS

DA MIKE HESTRIN ANNOUNCES 2019 PRIDE AWARD RECIPIENTS

RIVERSIDE –Each year, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office recognizes the outstanding work done by its employees at its annual PRIDE Awards ceremony.

RIVERSIDE –Each year, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office recognizes the outstanding work done by its employees at its annual PRIDE Awards ceremony.

PRIDE, the Program Rewarding Incentive of District attorney Employees, honors attorney and non-attorney staff for demonstrating extraordinary responsibility, professional development, productivity, dedication, initiative, a positive attitude, quality of work, dependability, cooperation, attendance, and public demeanor. We also recognize the outstanding work by those in our community.


1234