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Subject arrested for human trafficking out of a medical building in Chino

DATE/TIME: August 17, 2017 INCIDENT: Human Trafficking in Commercial Brothel LOCATION: Chino, San Bernardino County VICTIMS: Confidential  SUSPECT: Luis Flores Lopez, 39 years old, resident of Los Angeles SUMMARY: On August 16, 2017 members of the San Bernardino County Human Trafficking Task Force began surveillance of a commercial medical building in the 12500 block of […]

Chino Hills Vacant Seat Open

By Michael Armijo Chino Hills – After the abrupt resignation of councilman Ed Graham, the Chino Hills City Council voted to appoint his successor instead of electing one, a move that will save the city around $100,000 for a special election. The term ends a year from November in 2018 and Residents must apply by July […]

Beware: Suspicious Person Sought By Chino Hills PD

Be Aware and on the lookout for a guy in black pants, black shirt, shaved head, tattoo’s all over and wearing reading glasses on a mountain bike!!! He was hiding a bike behind our block wall in the Hunters Hill Community right off of Butterfield Ranch Road. One of our neighbors called the police! He […]

Chino Hills PD Arrest After Pursuit

Date/Time: Thursday, July 6, 2017/11:37 A.M. Incident: Failure to Yield & Possession of Stolen Property Location: Norton Avenue near Francis Avenue, Chino Suspects: Julieanna Gallegos, 19-year-old resident of Chino David Thomas Jenkins, 21-year-old resident of Chino Victims: Confidential Summary: On Thursday, July 6, 2017 at about 11:37 AM, deputies from the Chino Hills Station conducted […]

Two Chino Juveniles Arrested Robbing Chino Hills Gas Stations; Two Still At Large

Date/Time Occurred: Wednesday, July 12, 2017 11:37 p.m. Crime or Incident: Robbery Location: 4200 Chino Hills Parkway Suspect(s): Two Hispanic male juveniles arrested, both residents of Chino. Two males still outstanding SUMMARY: On July 12, 2017 at approximately 11:37 pm, Chino Hills Deputies responded to a report of a robbery at the Circle K gas […]

Two Men Injured in Gun Accident at Prado Olympic Shooting Park in Chino

Staff Reports   Chino – After a gun was accidentally discharged, a man in his 30s was shot in the hip at Prado Olympic Shooting Range Park, according to a Chino Valley Fire District news release. Firefighters responded at 1:13 p.m. to a report of an accidental discharge at the range, the release stated. One […]

Chino Hills Deputies Arrest Resident On Drug Charges

CHINO HILLS POLICE Date/Time Occurred: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Crime or Incident: Drug Offenses Location: Los Serranos Community, Chino Hills Suspect(s): Julian Sfeir, 36-year-old resident of Los Angeles Christian Hennesy, 34-year-old resident of Chino Hills Marissa Maldonado, 30-year-old resident of Chino Hills SUMMARY As a result of recent community collaboration, deputies from the Chino Hills […]

Fireworks Illegal in Chino Hills, Diamond Bar, but Legal in Chino

By Michael Armijo Chino, Chino Hills – There’s a lot of misunderstandings in the Chino and Chino Hills areas for fireworks, so let’s try to get this straight: CHINO: LEGAL FIREWORKS ALLOWED. There is a bit of confusion as Chino continues to post a sign: “ILLEGAL FIREWORKS A THOUSAND TIMES NO! $1,000 FINE FOR ILLEGAL […]

Chino Hills Recreation Is On The Move, Literally

By Marissa Mitchell   Chino Hills, CA – Recreation in Chino Hills is now mobile. With its new “rec” van equipped to the tee with fun activities, Chino Hills Mobile Recreation is coming into local neighborhoods. This year, the mobile recreation for the city has a new summer schedule, beginning June 12th through August 11th […]

Chino Valley Officials’ Texts and Emails Must Be Disclosed On All Public Matters

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Valley, CA – In early March, the California Supreme Court ruled in a unanimous decision to disclose all public-related information regardless of source, a cause supported by open-government advocates.  Cities in and around Chino Valley are looking to comply with said ruling, which generally forces public employees, including politicians, to share […]

“Protect Chino” Launches Prop H Campaign

By Marissa Mitchell Chino, CA – There is a grass-roots group – “Protect Chino No on H” – campaigning against a large housing development that will be built if passed on special ballot July 11. Developer D.R. Horton plans to build 180 homes in north Chino if the special election ballot passes. There is vehement […]

City of Chino Hills Launches Mobile App

Staff Reports   Chino Hills, CA – The City of Chino Hills is proud to announce the launch of a customized App for Chino Hills residents and visitors. The official City of Chino Hills App is now available for free in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Marketplace for Android. Residents and visitors […]

4 Chino Residents, 1 CH Resident Arrested For Attempted Burglary

By Michael Armijo Chino Hills – Five area residents were arrested this week by Chino Hills Police when they were caught attempting to burglarize a home and apprehended at gunpoint. Garret Rogers, 19, Ruben Medivil, 19, and Roberto Alonso Salmon, 18, all of Chino, Joaquin Leonardo Salmon Garcia, 20 from Chino Hills, and a 17 […]

Cyclist Found Dead In Chino Hills State Park

By Michael Armijo Chino Hills – A 42-year old Downey resident was found dead in the Chino Hills State Park last Monday around 2 pm after he was reported missing the night before. Sokha Pho, 42, of Downey, was reported missing by his family after he failed to return home from his bike ride on […]

Prior Chino Hills City Hall Being Bought Out By Private Owner

By Marissa Mitchell   Chino Hills – On April 4, the Chino Hills Planning Commission met to discuss the plan that private owner Trumark Homes is requesting approval of for the area over which previously stood Chino Hills City Hall. Due to various issues with municipal code and site plan reviews, the hearing was continued […]

Chino Hills Resident Charged In Bribery Scheme To “Fix” Cases

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Hills – Chino Hills citizen Juan C. Rosas Santillana, age 33, is scheduled to plead guilty on April 21 for participating in a racketeering scheme by acting as a recruiter in a large-scale bribery operation. On Wednesday, March 29, a former clerk of the Orange County Superior Court pled guilty to federal […]

Bomb Threat at Chino Hills High Locks Down School

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Hills – Tuesday, April 4, Chino Hills High received a telephonic bomb threat to the school. The phone call occurred at approximately 1 o’clock p.m. that day. A male individual called on April 4 and threatened to “blow up” the school. The principal immediately ordered a lockdown of the entire school. […]

Chino Hills Standouts Home Burglarized

Staff Reports Chino Hills– Chino Hills Sheriffs Department is looking for two males “wearing dark clothes” after a possible burglary was reported at the home of three basketball standouts while they played in a nationally televised game. The Sheriff’s Department received a “possible burglary” call last week and were called out to the 16000 block […]

Chino Hills Family Begins Clothing Line

By Marissa Mitchell Chino Hills – This year, a whole new era of sports media and paraphernalia is emerging in the form of Big Baller Brand clothing and apparel line. LaVar Ball, father of  basketball prodigies Lonzo Ball (now at UCLA), LiAngelo, and LaMelo Ball (both at Chino Hills High), has turned the sports branding […]

Chino 99 Cent Store Applies For Alcohol License

By Michael Armijo Chino – Those of you who have visited the “Smart and Final” shopping center on Central Avenue and Philadelphia may have noticed a new sign in the window of the “99 Cents Store”: “Application to Sell Alcoholic Beverages”. It’s a growing trend around the state, and nearby states, as Tempe Arizona approved […]