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Supervisors Approve County Housing Authority Budget - Times of San Diego

A $178 million budget for San Diego County's Housing Authority for the 2020-21 fiscal year was unanimously approved Wednesday by the Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Supervisors Approve County Housing Autho...→

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor Kevin Faulconer will be joined by San Diego Police Chief, David Nisleit, and other community members to discuss the implementation of de-escalation and d [...] Read full article: Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies ...→

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Authorities say a 29-year-old man was arrested after sending an email to the Monroe County sheriff threatening to shoot deputies in the Florida Keys Read full article: Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot ...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 billion budget, won’t defund Sheriff’s Department

Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 billion budget, won’t defund Sheriff’s Department

The spending plan restores money to social services, but doesn’t direct money away from the sheriff as some requested Read full article: Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 bil...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

Riverside County coronavirus antibody study starting

Riverside County coronavirus antibody study starting

Residents, chosen at random, can get a test that will help determine the virus’s spread Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus antibody st...→

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

Pushing back on calls to defund the police, the Los Angeles County sheriff told Fox News Monday that having fewer police officers on the street "should be the [...] Read full article: L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defun...→

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

The department settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $975,000 with the family of Cathedral City resident Phillip Garcia Read full article: Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

Mayor and Police Dept. update use of force policies - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

At the request of Mayor John Cooper, the Metro Nashville Police Department (MNPD) has strengthened its policies to explicitly prohibit the use of chokeholds an [...] Read full article: Mayor and Police Dept. update use of for...→

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

If you want to get tested for COVID-19 but you don’t live close to a testing site, there’s a new option that could end up in your neighborhood: Riverside Count [...] Read full article: Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside Co...→

What's Next for Riverside County as It Progresses Through the Reopening Process

What's Next for Riverside County as It Progresses Through the Reopening Process

More Riverside County businesses will be able to open their doors Friday as the coronavirus regulatory bar is lowered further, with nail salons, tattoo parlors [...] Read full article: What's Next for Riverside County as It P...→

Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Serial Rapist Cold Case In Riverside County

Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Serial Rapist Cold Case In Riverside County

A man was arrested and charged in six sexual assaults dating back to 1996 in Riverside County, according to officials. Read full article: Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Ser...→

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva (D) revealed Wednesday his plans to increase the issuance of concealed carry permits by 400 percent.  Read full article: LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed ...→

Fairfax County Officers Disproportionately Use Force on African Americans, Report Says

Fairfax County Officers Disproportionately Use Force on African Americans, Report Says

Fairfax County Police Department officers use force on African Americans far more often than they do on people of other races and ethnicities, new data from th [...] Read full article: Fairfax County Officers Disproportionate...→

A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish police training. Now his deputies use force less often.

A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish police training. Now his deputies use force less often.

"There's a better way to do these things," Volusia County's sheriff said of the de-escalation training he implemented for new hires. Read full article: A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish polic...→

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

A high of 631 cases were confirmed Tuesday, June 23, while 315 people are now hospitalized with COVID-19 in Riverside County Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus cases, hosp...→

County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopening for Weddings, Other Gatherings - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to request guidance from the state on allowing resumption of several types of gatherings.. Read full article: County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopenin...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

Riverside County reports 1,022 new coronavirus cases, 14 more deaths

Riverside County reports 1,022 new coronavirus cases, 14 more deaths

Hospitalizations in the county, now at 298, set another record. Cases are at 13,800 and there are 424 deaths, numbers released Monday, June 22, show. Read full article: Riverside County reports 1,022 new coron...→

Riverside County libraries will offer express pickup service

The service, allowing patrons to order books online or by phone and schedule a pickup time, begins June 22 Read full article: Riverside County libraries will offer ex...→

Riverside County board chairman sees roadblocks in social services oversight

Riverside County board chairman sees roadblocks in social services oversight

“If this continues … we are going to have to ask some folks to ‘retire early’ … ” Supervisor Kevin Jeffries warns. Read full article: Riverside County board chairman sees roa...→

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

DuPage County Sheriff James Mendrick is turning to an unexpected source for training his deputies on dealing with an increasingly diverse community -- the peop [...] Read full article: How the DuPage County sheriff is turning...→

Riverside County sets another record for one-day jump in coronavirus cases

Riverside County sets another record for one-day jump in coronavirus cases

Cases reported Thursday, June 18, climbed by 516, setting a high mark for the second time this week as hospitalizations also hit at an all-time peak Read full article: Riverside County sets another record for...→

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Earlier this week on CNN, Burke County, GA Sheriff Alfonzo Williams defended the actions taken by Atlanta Police in the Rayshard Brooks shooting, which has res [...] Read full article: Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Poli...→

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

The county has 14,905 confirmed cases and 432 COVID-19 deaths, numbers released Wednesday, June 24, show Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus hospitaliza...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

County Supervisors Approve Racial Justice, Law Enforcement Policy Package - Times of San Diego

The three-pronged "Racial Justice and Law Enforcement Realignment Policy Package" was approved by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors Tuesday  after cons [...] Read full article: County Supervisors Approve Racial Justic...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss Racism as a Public Crisis

Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss Racism as a Public Crisis

Santa Clara County supervisors on Monday are presenting proposals around declaring racism a public crisis, including a possible county holiday, as well as supp [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss R...→

Riverside County students shine in 57th high school art show

Riverside County students shine in 57th high school art show

The Press-Enterprise’s 57th annual Riverside County High School Art Show is on display at the Riverside Art Museum until Friday, May 17. Read full article: Riverside County students shine in 57th ...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms to start audio livestreaming

Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms to start audio livestreaming

Non-confidential court proceedings will have audio streams at courthouses in Banning, Blythe, Corona, Hemet, Indio, Murrieta, Moreno Valley, Palm Springs, Rive [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms...→

COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of Virus-Related Deaths Also Up Slightly in Riverside County

COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of Virus-Related Deaths Also Up Slightly in Riverside County

As of this weekend, the number of coronavirus infections in Riverside County has risen to 12,778, and the number of deaths attributed to the virus edged up to [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of ...→

Riverside County budget cuts could cause layoffs, slashed services

Riverside County budget cuts could cause layoffs, slashed services

The coronavirus pandemic and calls to defund the Sheriff’s Department complicate a $6.5 billion spending plan Read full article: Riverside County budget cuts could cause...→

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office says a child is in the hospital with serious injuries after a tractor accident just south of Harding, Minnesota, Wednesday [...] Read full article: Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Fo...→

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

A growing number of Kane County Board members are preparing to abandon the official task force created to determine how to spend the $93 million in federal COV [...] Read full article: Kane County Board ready to ditch task fo...→

Supervisors Approve County Housing Authority Budget - Times of San Diego

A $178 million budget for San Diego County's Housing Authority for the 2020-21 fiscal year was unanimously approved Wednesday by the Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Supervisors Approve County Housing Autho...→

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

The county has 14,905 confirmed cases and 432 COVID-19 deaths, numbers released Wednesday, June 24, show Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus hospitaliza...→

Fairfax County Officers Disproportionately Use Force on African Americans, Report Says

Fairfax County Officers Disproportionately Use Force on African Americans, Report Says

Fairfax County Police Department officers use force on African Americans far more often than they do on people of other races and ethnicities, new data from th [...] Read full article: Fairfax County Officers Disproportionate...→

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Authorities say a 29-year-old man was arrested after sending an email to the Monroe County sheriff threatening to shoot deputies in the Florida Keys Read full article: Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot ...→

County Supervisors Approve Racial Justice, Law Enforcement Policy Package - Times of San Diego

The three-pronged "Racial Justice and Law Enforcement Realignment Policy Package" was approved by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors Tuesday  after cons [...] Read full article: County Supervisors Approve Racial Justic...→

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

A high of 631 cases were confirmed Tuesday, June 23, while 315 people are now hospitalized with COVID-19 in Riverside County Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus cases, hosp...→

Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 billion budget, won’t defund Sheriff’s Department

Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 billion budget, won’t defund Sheriff’s Department

The spending plan restores money to social services, but doesn’t direct money away from the sheriff as some requested Read full article: Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 bil...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

Riverside County students shine in 57th high school art show

Riverside County students shine in 57th high school art show

The Press-Enterprise’s 57th annual Riverside County High School Art Show is on display at the Riverside Art Museum until Friday, May 17. Read full article: Riverside County students shine in 57th ...→

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

Riverside County coronavirus antibody study starting

Riverside County coronavirus antibody study starting

Residents, chosen at random, can get a test that will help determine the virus’s spread Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus antibody st...→

Riverside County libraries will offer express pickup service

The service, allowing patrons to order books online or by phone and schedule a pickup time, begins June 22 Read full article: Riverside County libraries will offer ex...→

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

The department settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $975,000 with the family of Cathedral City resident Phillip Garcia Read full article: Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls...→

Mayor and Police Dept. update use of force policies - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

At the request of Mayor John Cooper, the Metro Nashville Police Department (MNPD) has strengthened its policies to explicitly prohibit the use of chokeholds an [...] Read full article: Mayor and Police Dept. update use of for...→

Riverside County budget cuts could cause layoffs, slashed services

Riverside County budget cuts could cause layoffs, slashed services

The coronavirus pandemic and calls to defund the Sheriff’s Department complicate a $6.5 billion spending plan Read full article: Riverside County budget cuts could cause...→

Riverside County sets another record for one-day jump in coronavirus cases

Riverside County sets another record for one-day jump in coronavirus cases

Cases reported Thursday, June 18, climbed by 516, setting a high mark for the second time this week as hospitalizations also hit at an all-time peak Read full article: Riverside County sets another record for...→

What's Next for Riverside County as It Progresses Through the Reopening Process

What's Next for Riverside County as It Progresses Through the Reopening Process

More Riverside County businesses will be able to open their doors Friday as the coronavirus regulatory bar is lowered further, with nail salons, tattoo parlors [...] Read full article: What's Next for Riverside County as It P...→

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

A growing number of Kane County Board members are preparing to abandon the official task force created to determine how to spend the $93 million in federal COV [...] Read full article: Kane County Board ready to ditch task fo...→

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva (D) revealed Wednesday his plans to increase the issuance of concealed carry permits by 400 percent.  Read full article: LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed ...→

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor Kevin Faulconer will be joined by San Diego Police Chief, David Nisleit, and other community members to discuss the implementation of de-escalation and d [...] Read full article: Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies ...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish police training. Now his deputies use force less often.

A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish police training. Now his deputies use force less often.

"There's a better way to do these things," Volusia County's sheriff said of the de-escalation training he implemented for new hires. Read full article: A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish polic...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopening for Weddings, Other Gatherings - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to request guidance from the state on allowing resumption of several types of gatherings.. Read full article: County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopenin...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss Racism as a Public Crisis

Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss Racism as a Public Crisis

Santa Clara County supervisors on Monday are presenting proposals around declaring racism a public crisis, including a possible county holiday, as well as supp [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss R...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms to start audio livestreaming

Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms to start audio livestreaming

Non-confidential court proceedings will have audio streams at courthouses in Banning, Blythe, Corona, Hemet, Indio, Murrieta, Moreno Valley, Palm Springs, Rive [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms...→

Riverside County reports 1,022 new coronavirus cases, 14 more deaths

Riverside County reports 1,022 new coronavirus cases, 14 more deaths

Hospitalizations in the county, now at 298, set another record. Cases are at 13,800 and there are 424 deaths, numbers released Monday, June 22, show. Read full article: Riverside County reports 1,022 new coron...→

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

Pushing back on calls to defund the police, the Los Angeles County sheriff told Fox News Monday that having fewer police officers on the street "should be the [...] Read full article: L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defun...→

COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of Virus-Related Deaths Also Up Slightly in Riverside County

COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of Virus-Related Deaths Also Up Slightly in Riverside County

As of this weekend, the number of coronavirus infections in Riverside County has risen to 12,778, and the number of deaths attributed to the virus edged up to [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of ...→

Riverside County board chairman sees roadblocks in social services oversight

Riverside County board chairman sees roadblocks in social services oversight

“If this continues … we are going to have to ask some folks to ‘retire early’ … ” Supervisor Kevin Jeffries warns. Read full article: Riverside County board chairman sees roa...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

DuPage County Sheriff James Mendrick is turning to an unexpected source for training his deputies on dealing with an increasingly diverse community -- the peop [...] Read full article: How the DuPage County sheriff is turning...→

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

If you want to get tested for COVID-19 but you don’t live close to a testing site, there’s a new option that could end up in your neighborhood: Riverside Count [...] Read full article: Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside Co...→

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office says a child is in the hospital with serious injuries after a tractor accident just south of Harding, Minnesota, Wednesday [...] Read full article: Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Fo...→

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Earlier this week on CNN, Burke County, GA Sheriff Alfonzo Williams defended the actions taken by Atlanta Police in the Rayshard Brooks shooting, which has res [...] Read full article: Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Poli...→

Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Serial Rapist Cold Case In Riverside County

Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Serial Rapist Cold Case In Riverside County

A man was arrested and charged in six sexual assaults dating back to 1996 in Riverside County, according to officials. Read full article: Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Ser...→

Supervisors Approve County Housing Authority Budget - Times of San Diego

A $178 million budget for San Diego County's Housing Authority for the 2020-21 fiscal year was unanimously approved Wednesday by the Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Supervisors Approve County Housing Autho...→

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva (D) revealed Wednesday his plans to increase the issuance of concealed carry permits by 400 percent.  Read full article: LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed ...→

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

The county has 14,905 confirmed cases and 432 COVID-19 deaths, numbers released Wednesday, June 24, show Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus hospitaliza...→

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor Kevin Faulconer will be joined by San Diego Police Chief, David Nisleit, and other community members to discuss the implementation of de-escalation and d [...] Read full article: Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies ...→

Fairfax County Officers Disproportionately Use Force on African Americans, Report Says

Fairfax County Officers Disproportionately Use Force on African Americans, Report Says

Fairfax County Police Department officers use force on African Americans far more often than they do on people of other races and ethnicities, new data from th [...] Read full article: Fairfax County Officers Disproportionate...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Authorities say a 29-year-old man was arrested after sending an email to the Monroe County sheriff threatening to shoot deputies in the Florida Keys Read full article: Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot ...→

A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish police training. Now his deputies use force less often.

A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish police training. Now his deputies use force less often.

"There's a better way to do these things," Volusia County's sheriff said of the de-escalation training he implemented for new hires. Read full article: A Florida sheriff adopted Scottish polic...→

County Supervisors Approve Racial Justice, Law Enforcement Policy Package - Times of San Diego

The three-pronged "Racial Justice and Law Enforcement Realignment Policy Package" was approved by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors Tuesday  after cons [...] Read full article: County Supervisors Approve Racial Justic...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

A high of 631 cases were confirmed Tuesday, June 23, while 315 people are now hospitalized with COVID-19 in Riverside County Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus cases, hosp...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 billion budget, won’t defund Sheriff’s Department

Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 billion budget, won’t defund Sheriff’s Department

The spending plan restores money to social services, but doesn’t direct money away from the sheriff as some requested Read full article: Riverside County supervisors OK $6.5 bil...→

County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopening for Weddings, Other Gatherings - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to request guidance from the state on allowing resumption of several types of gatherings.. Read full article: County Supervisors Seek Quicker Reopenin...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss Racism as a Public Crisis

Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss Racism as a Public Crisis

Santa Clara County supervisors on Monday are presenting proposals around declaring racism a public crisis, including a possible county holiday, as well as supp [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Supervisors Discuss R...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→

Riverside County students shine in 57th high school art show

Riverside County students shine in 57th high school art show

The Press-Enterprise’s 57th annual Riverside County High School Art Show is on display at the Riverside Art Museum until Friday, May 17. Read full article: Riverside County students shine in 57th ...→

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms to start audio livestreaming

Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms to start audio livestreaming

Non-confidential court proceedings will have audio streams at courthouses in Banning, Blythe, Corona, Hemet, Indio, Murrieta, Moreno Valley, Palm Springs, Rive [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County courtrooms...→

Riverside County coronavirus antibody study starting

Riverside County coronavirus antibody study starting

Residents, chosen at random, can get a test that will help determine the virus’s spread Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus antibody st...→

Riverside County reports 1,022 new coronavirus cases, 14 more deaths

Riverside County reports 1,022 new coronavirus cases, 14 more deaths

Hospitalizations in the county, now at 298, set another record. Cases are at 13,800 and there are 424 deaths, numbers released Monday, June 22, show. Read full article: Riverside County reports 1,022 new coron...→

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

Pushing back on calls to defund the police, the Los Angeles County sheriff told Fox News Monday that having fewer police officers on the street "should be the [...] Read full article: L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defun...→

Riverside County libraries will offer express pickup service

The service, allowing patrons to order books online or by phone and schedule a pickup time, begins June 22 Read full article: Riverside County libraries will offer ex...→

COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of Virus-Related Deaths Also Up Slightly in Riverside County

COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of Virus-Related Deaths Also Up Slightly in Riverside County

As of this weekend, the number of coronavirus infections in Riverside County has risen to 12,778, and the number of deaths attributed to the virus edged up to [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Patient Count Rises, Number of ...→

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

The department settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $975,000 with the family of Cathedral City resident Phillip Garcia Read full article: Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls...→

Riverside County board chairman sees roadblocks in social services oversight

Riverside County board chairman sees roadblocks in social services oversight

“If this continues … we are going to have to ask some folks to ‘retire early’ … ” Supervisor Kevin Jeffries warns. Read full article: Riverside County board chairman sees roa...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

Mayor and Police Dept. update use of force policies - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

At the request of Mayor John Cooper, the Metro Nashville Police Department (MNPD) has strengthened its policies to explicitly prohibit the use of chokeholds an [...] Read full article: Mayor and Police Dept. update use of for...→

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

DuPage County Sheriff James Mendrick is turning to an unexpected source for training his deputies on dealing with an increasingly diverse community -- the peop [...] Read full article: How the DuPage County sheriff is turning...→

Riverside County budget cuts could cause layoffs, slashed services

Riverside County budget cuts could cause layoffs, slashed services

The coronavirus pandemic and calls to defund the Sheriff’s Department complicate a $6.5 billion spending plan Read full article: Riverside County budget cuts could cause...→

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

If you want to get tested for COVID-19 but you don’t live close to a testing site, there’s a new option that could end up in your neighborhood: Riverside Count [...] Read full article: Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside Co...→

Riverside County sets another record for one-day jump in coronavirus cases

Riverside County sets another record for one-day jump in coronavirus cases

Cases reported Thursday, June 18, climbed by 516, setting a high mark for the second time this week as hospitalizations also hit at an all-time peak Read full article: Riverside County sets another record for...→

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office says a child is in the hospital with serious injuries after a tractor accident just south of Harding, Minnesota, Wednesday [...] Read full article: Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Fo...→

What's Next for Riverside County as It Progresses Through the Reopening Process

What's Next for Riverside County as It Progresses Through the Reopening Process

More Riverside County businesses will be able to open their doors Friday as the coronavirus regulatory bar is lowered further, with nail salons, tattoo parlors [...] Read full article: What's Next for Riverside County as It P...→

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Earlier this week on CNN, Burke County, GA Sheriff Alfonzo Williams defended the actions taken by Atlanta Police in the Rayshard Brooks shooting, which has res [...] Read full article: Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Poli...→

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

A growing number of Kane County Board members are preparing to abandon the official task force created to determine how to spend the $93 million in federal COV [...] Read full article: Kane County Board ready to ditch task fo...→

Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Serial Rapist Cold Case In Riverside County

Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Serial Rapist Cold Case In Riverside County

A man was arrested and charged in six sexual assaults dating back to 1996 in Riverside County, according to officials. Read full article: Officials Make Arrest In 25-Year-Old Ser...→