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CRIME BRIEFS – August 30, 2019

A school volunteer arrested in Palm Desert for alleged child sexual abuse and distribution of child pornography pleaded not guilty today.

CRIMEWATCH – August 30, 2019

Police say struggle recorded on video was not an abduction
The Riverside County Sheriff's Department, serving the City of Perris, arrested Jerry Barba Jr., 19, a resident of Riverside, on suspicion of DUI while conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol on August 23rd, 2019.

Judge To Decide If Man Accused Of DUI Murder Will Stand Trial

Michael Torrez
A judge is scheduled to decide today whether a Murrieta man charged with second-degree murder and drunken driving in a fatal Palm Springs crash will have to stand trial.

Crime Briefs

A 22-year-old man who groped a girl in a Menifee park pleaded guilty to lewd acts on a child on Wednesday, August 21.


Police say struggle recorded on video was not an abduction
On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Corporal Brown from the Lake Elsinore Station responded to the Launch Pointe recreational resort, located in the 32000 block of Riverside Drive, in reference to a fraud.

Ramona Expressway claimed two lives after a 2-car wreck

(Ramona Expressway) SAN JACINTO — Authorities are investigating the cause of a two-vehicle, head-on collision between a big-rig and passenger vehicle that left one person dead at the scene on Saturday, August 10 that happened on Ramona Expressway near Bridge St. The fatal crash, which left...

Hemet Man Who Repeatedly Molested and Impregnated Girl Gets 230 Years

A Hemet man was sentenced today to 230 years behind bars for sexually assaulting his girlfriend's young daughter dozens of times over a three-year period and eventually impregnating the victim, who last summer reached a multimillion-dollar settlement with a Riverside County agency that investigated but did not remove her from her home.

Arsonist Who Attacked Canyon Lake Neighbors Facing 14-Year Sentence

Man Arrested For Breaking Into Businesses In Riverside
BANNING (CNS) - A Canyon Lake man who attacked his neighbors, setting fire to one's house, was slated to be sentenced next week to 14 years, eight months in state prison. David Brian Harry, 46, perpetrated the two attacks roughly nine months apart, targeting residences in the 28000...

Elsinore Man Accused of Molesting Girl for Years Arraigned

Public Safety Academy Open to Hemet Residents
RIVERSIDE (CNS) - A Lake Elsinore man accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a girl over a four-year period pleaded not guilty today to 20 felony charges. Edwin Castro Sangalang, 45, was arrested on July 16 following an investigation by the Riverside County Sheriff's Department. The...

Jury Recommends Death Sentence for Man Who Killed Ex-Lover and Cellmate

Jury Recommends Death Sentence for Man Who Killed Ex-Lover and Cellmate
A Riverside jury today recommended the death penalty for a convicted felon who fatally stabbed his ex-girlfriend along Interstate 10 in Whitewater and, four months later, strangled his 82-year-old cellmate at the Smith Correctional Facility in Banning. Jurors deliberated just over three days before...