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Calif. Woman Pardoned 27 Years After Killing the Man Who Trafficked Her as a Teen

California Governor Gavin Newsom has pardoned Sara Kruzan, who was convicted as a teen of murder for killing a man who sexually abused and trafficked her. Kruzan was 16 in 1994 when she killed George Gilbert Howard in a motel room in Riverside, California. The following year, she was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison. During her trial, she said that Howard had sexually abused her and trafficked her for sex from the time that she was just 13 years old.
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Intoxicated man arrested after crashing stolen vehicle into police car

A man believed to be intoxicated was arrested in Rialto after he allegedly stole a car from a medically compromised victim and deliberately crashed it into a police vehicle. The suspect, 23-year-old David Lawrence Cordova III, was booked for multiple charges at West Valley Detention Center. His initial charges included attempted murder and resisting police, with additional charges to follow regarding the carjacking. His bail was set at $1 million.

30-year-old male pedestrian dead after a hit-and-run crash in Pomona (Pomona, CA)

30-year-old male pedestrian dead after a hit-and-run crash in Pomona (Pomona, CA)Nationwide Report. A 30-year-old male pedestrian lost his life after getting hit by a vehicle early Sunday morning in Pomona. As per the initial information, the authorities actively responded to the area of Mission Boulevard and Towne Avenue after getting reports of a hit-and-run crash at about 2:15 a.m. [...]

Nonagenarian Homeowner Justified Shooting of an Intruder

MORENO VALLEY – A reported burglary-in-progress at a 93-year-old’s residence sent deputies from the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station to the 24300 block of Eucalyptus Avenue On June 29, 2022, at 12:29 a.m. While Deputies were en route, the reporting party, nonagenarian Joe Howard Teague, told Dispatch that he had several subjects at gunpoint.

Man in custody after being caught on camera firing into police station in Riverside

A 20-year-old man is in custody in connection with a drive-by shooting at a police station in Riverside, police said. The shooting unfolded on June 4th at the station on Magnolia Avenue. It was there that authorities say a black Chrysler 300 entered the parking lot, pulled up to the front lobby, and a driver was caught on video firing one shot into the front lobby through the passenger window. Police said that a police custodian had been cleaning the front lobby at the time when he heard a loud noise but was not sure of its origin. Days later, a bullet strike was discovered on the front entry door frame. "The bullet hit the front door and travelled through the lobby and struck the front counter ballistic glass. The projectile then ricocheted up and landed on the second floor opening," police said in a news release. After reviewing surveillance video, officers were able to identify the vehicle's license plate. The vehicle's registered owner, Brian Roman of Riverside, was charged in connection with the crime. He was being held on $500,000 bail. No one was physically injured. 

‘It’s a tremendous waste of resources:’ Adelanto immigration detention facility near empty

A sprawling, privately run detention center in the wind-swept California desert town of Adelanto could house nearly 2,000 migrants facing the prospect of deportation. These days, though, it’s nearly empty. The Adelanto facility is an extreme example of how the U.S. government’s use of guaranteed minimum payments in contracts with private companies to house immigrant […]

Fourth of July Parades, Fireworks Shows Planned Countywide

RIVERSIDE (CNS) – A cluster of Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades. and other celebrations are scheduled today throughout Riverside County in. honor of America’s 246th birthday. Corona’s traditional “Main Street U.S.A Parade” will begin about 9. a.m. at Ontario and Main streets, featuring law...

Felon arrested after returning to restaurant to retrieve ghost gun he left behind

ADELANTO, Calif. - A man was arrested in Adelanto Saturday for possession of an illegal firearm, after he returned to the restaurant where he accidentally left the weapon behind, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Office. Deputies were called to a restaurant in the 14200 block of U.S. Highway...

Sacramento woman, 27, arrested for robbery in Phelan

PHELAN, Calif. ( — A 27-year-old woman from Sacramento named Heidi Escalante was arrested for robbery and resisting deputies in Phelan. On Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at 5:37 p.m., deputies responded to the report of a strong arm robbery at Dollar Tree in Phelan. Sheriff’s officials said the female...
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Take a Scenic Ride, up High, on the Fourth of July

Zooming high into the sky on the Fourth of July sounds like something a firework might do, the sort of sparkler that dramatically flowers in all sorts of patriotic hues. But there are ways we can take a summertime flight, and we don't even need to board a plane to do so.

Claremont Fourth at Memorial Park: Pancakes 7-10 a.m., flag raising 9 a.m., parade 10 a.m., speakers corner 10:45 a.m., concert 7 p.m.!

The headline is all you need to know to help celebrate the Fourth of July in Claremont. Just be prepared to arive in the morning for all the fun including the pancake breakfast at 7 a.m. parade at 10 a.m. (starting at Indian Hill and 10th), and don’t forget the Ravelers at 7 p.m. Memorial Park is the hub for all the activity. And food vendors will be serving at the park until 2 p.m. Have a wonderful holiday! See you all at the park!