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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

Police: Maui man demanded cash from CA tourists

(AP) – A Maui man is accused of assaulting California tourists while trying to extort money from them. Jesse Nakooka couldn’t be reached at Maui Community Correctional Center Thursday, where he’s being held on $25,000 […]

07/05/2012

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