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Christopher Dorner (AP Photo)

Reward for murderous ex-cop causing controversy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As a cabin smoldered with the body of rogue ex-cop Christopher Dorner inside, politicians in a city that lost an officer to his rampage approved a $100,000 reward for information leading to his arrest and conviction.

03/29/2013

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10 arrested in major So. Calif. pot growing ring

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) – Authorities have arrested 10 people for their alleged roles in a drug conspiracy that involved marijuana growing houses across Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino counties.

03/21/2013

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Official: Former cop likely not done with vendetta

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A prosecutor who filed a murder charge against a fugitive former Los Angeles police officer that could result in the death penalty said he believes the man hasn’t finished carrying out his vendetta.

02/12/2013

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Search cover 30 miles in ski town for ex-LA cop

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in a Southern California ski resort town are searching more than 30 square miles day and night for a fugitive ex-Los Angeles police officer charged with murdering an officer and accused of killing two others last week.

02/12/2013

Riverside police find explosive materials at home

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Southern California authorities have blown up highly explosive chemicals at the home of a packrat who was arrested on suspicion of firing a gun in his front yard.

01/31/2013

Woman charged with elderly abuse of mother

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) – A Southern California woman facing trial for animal cruelty is now charged with elder abuse for leaving her ailing 86-year-old mother outside on a chaise lounge for days. Investigators say the […]

10/30/2012

Calif. squirrel tests positive for plague exposure

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) – Authorities say a squirrel at a Southern California campground has tested positive for exposure to fleas infected with the bacteria that can cause plague.Riverside County officials said Tuesday the discovery at […]

10/09/2012

Trial ordered over alleged attack on firefighter

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) – A Riverside County man will stand trial for allegedly running over a firefighter’s foot during a wildfire. The North County Times says a judge ruled Tuesday that there’s enough evidence to […]

09/26/2012

8 charged in California sex trafficking ring

(AP) – Eight people were charged Thursday for their roles in a sex trafficking ring where gang members recruited teenage girls from high schools in Riverside and San Bernardino counties and had them work as […]

08/09/2012

Paternity killing: Jury considers death penalty

(AP) – Jurors in Riverside County are deciding whether to recommend life without parole or the death penalty for a man convicted of killing his wife and her 6-year-old daughter after learning he wasn’t the […]

08/09/2012

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