PUBLIC SAFETY BRIEFS – Sep. 21st, 2017

One arrested for Idyllwild burglaries Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department-Hemet Station responded to the 25000 block of Hotei Lane in Idyllwild on Sept. 1 and began an investigation regarding a string of residential burglaries. After an extensive investigation, Brian Dustin Vowell, 36, of Idyllwild, was identified as one of the suspects responsible and…

PUBLIC SAFETY BRIEFS – September 7, 2017

At-risk missing person located safely On Thursday, Aug. 31, at approximately 9 p.m., deputies responded to 45000 Block of Hwy. 74, Hemet, regarding a possible missing person. An extended family member reported 89-year-old Frank William Truitt as a missing person. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department K9 unit was summoned to the location and a bloodhound…

PUBLIC SAFETY BRIEFS – August 24, 2017

San Jacinto DUI Checkpoint results The San Jacinto Police Department Traffic Unit conducted a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint at Ramona Expressway at Lyon Avenue on Aug. 19 from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Checkpoints are placed in locations that have the greatest opportunity for deterring drunk and drugged driving and provide the greatest safety for officers…

PUBLIC SAFETY BRIEFS – August 17, 2017

Alleged kidnapping victim located safely Riverside County Sheriff deputies assigned to the Hemet Station responded to the 51000 Block of Deer Springs Trail in Anza regarding an alleged kidnapping on Aug. 7 at approximately 9:17 a.m. The investigation revealed three unidentified Hispanic male adults and one unidentified white female adult arrived at the residence at…