16, Sep 2014 - Riverside, CA Southern California serial arsonist sentenced
A serial arsonist who set nine blazes that damaged Southern California homes has been sentenced to 45 years in state prison.
16, Sep 2014 - Bankrupt San Bernardino, California, can cut firefighter benefits, judge says
By Tim Reid RIVERSIDE Calif. (Reuters) - The city of San Bernardino, California, may impose cuts to its firefighters overtime and pension benefits in a bid to reach a bankruptcy exit plan, the federal judge overseeing the case said on Thursday. Bankruptcy Judge Meredith Jury said San Bernardino was entitled to unilaterally impose benefit cuts on the city's firefighters, something their union had ...
16, Sep 2014 - Riverside, CA San Bernardino Can End Firefightersâ€™ Contract, Judge Says
San Bernardino can cancel a union contract with its firefighters, a federal judge said in a preliminary ruling that may make it easier for the insolvent California city to cut debt and exit bankruptcy.
16, Sep 2014 - Riverside, CA California inmate suit granted class-action status
A federal judge has granted class-action status to a civil rights lawsuit by Riverside County inmates who claim there's inadequate medical and mental health care in the county's five jails.
14, Sep 2014 - Pomona, CA Filipino on trial in California for terrorist plot
RIVERSIDE, California---Jurors must weigh whether two Inland Empire men, including a Filipino, posed a true threat with their plans to travel overseas and join Al Qaeda or if investigators exaggerated, as their trial resumed in federal court here. Ralph Kenneth Deleon, 25, of Ontario, and Sohiel Omar Kabir, 36, of Pomona, face five counts of conspiracy, including plans to provide support to ...
05, Apr 2014 - Riverside, CA Educator in court in online accusation
A California educator arrested after a former student accused her in a YouTube video of sexual abuse is scheduled to appear in court Friday morning.
03, Apr 2014 - Riverside, CA California man to stand trial in 2006 killing of 3
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) â€” A man has been ordered to stand trial for the killing of three members of a Southern California household whose bodies were found at a burning home in 2006.
03, Apr 2014 - Corona, CA Court Upholds Death Sentence in Murder of Teenager
The California Supreme Court yesterday unanimously upheld the death sentence for one of four men convicted of the 1994 murder of a Riverside County teenager who was kidnapped so that the defendants could take his car and get to a birthday party.
03, Apr 2014 - Riverside, CA Man to Stand Trial for Allegedly Stabbing Highway Patrolman
Friday, March 28 th , 2014 Issue 13, Volume 18. RIVERSIDE - A Riverside man accused of repeatedly stabbing a California Highway Patrol officer who prevented him from hurling himself off a freeway overpass must stand trial on attempted murder and other felony charges, a judge ruled today.
02, Apr 2014 - Riverside, CA San Bernardino, Calpers, cite progress in bankruptcy talks
RIVERSIDE, CA, March 13 (Reuters) - Bankrupt San Bernardino and its biggest creditor, the California Public Employees' Retirement System (Calpers), said on Thursday they had made substantial progress in recent negotiations over how much the city will pay the pension fund as part of any bankruptcy package. The California city, 75 miles east of Los Angeles, has been in court-ordered mediation ...
01, Apr 2014 - Riverside, CA Gang Member Who Trafficked Teens as Prostitutes Gets 30 Yearsâ€™ Jail
RIVERSIDE, California â€“ A Lynwood gang member who pleaded guilty to federal sex trafficking charges â€“ admitting that he used force, fraud and coercion to cause teen-age girls to work as prostitutes across Southern California â€“ was sentenced this morning to 360 months in federal prison.
29, Mar 2012 - Hemet, CA Two Christians Prosecuted for Reading the Bible in Public - ChristianNewsWire
March 29, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ -- Yesterday, a trial court in Riverside County, California, heard arguments why the ... a YouTube video of the incident and arrest can be viewed by typing in "Hemet Pastor Arrested for Reading Bible".