Upcoming Road Closures for “Every Fifteen Minutes” Program at Ayala HS

Staff Reports   Chino Hills – Ruben S. Ayala High School students will safely experience the devastation caused by a drunk driving accident as part of the “Every 15 Minutes” program on Thursday, March 22nd. Peyton Drive will be closed for part of the morning. The simulated “accident scene” will be set up on Peyton […]

Passport Acceptance Fees Increase April 2

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills– For the first time in a while the federal government is raising costs on passports. If you have been planning that trip, don’t wait. Make an appointment today to apply for a passport at Chino Hills City Hall (14000 City Center Drive) on the second floor. Do it before the […]

Chino Hills Investigators Recover Thousands Of Stolen Items

Staff Reports Chino Hills – Mark Williams Ellis, 36, of Chino was arrested on suspicion of grand theft after he was found with six storage units full of items stolen dating back to 2006. (Courtesy San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department) A vehicle code violation stop in Chino earlier this month led investigators to more than […]

12 Year Old Arrested For Violent Video

By Ariana Scott Chino Hills – On February 22, 2018, a threat to the school was made by a juvenile young male, whose actions at the school were very violent, which was enough cause for a concerned citizen to talk to Chino Hills Police. The citizen, who wished to remain anonymous, had discovered a video […]

Former Area Student Is Arrested; Said He Would Shoot Up the School

Date/Time Occurred: Monday, February 26, 2018 / 12:38 a.m. Crime or Incident: PC 422- Criminal Threats Location: Ayala High School, City of Chino Hills Suspect(s): Nicholas Ceballos, 19-year-old resident of Chino Chino Hills – On Monday, February 26, 2018, at approximately 2:59 p.m., Chino Hills deputies were dispatched to Ruben S. Ayala High School regarding […]

Chino Hills Crime Meeting

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills – New California state legislature has changed and now crimes such as first degree burglary and battery with serious bodily injury will no longer be prosecuted as violent felonies. Police officials are saying that crime is exploding all over the state because criminals now know that they won’t be put […]

District Dedicates More Tech to Teaching

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills-Technology in the classroom may be teach, inspire, and engage students, but it can’t possibly replace teachers. That was the point made at the Chino Valley school district’s second annual ChET Day (Chino Education Technology) seminar held on January 27 sponsored for and by district teachers. Keynote speaker Mary Jo Madda […]

Chino Hills Man Arrested, Assault With a Deadly Weapon

By Anthony Saude On January 30, 2018 at approximately 8:00 p.m., Augustus Jamora, 37, a resident of Chino Hills assaulted a female victim at her Chino Hills residence. Jamora held a hand gun to the victim’s head and threatened to kill her. He then he physically assaulted the victim’s relative as they attempted to help […]

Hit and Run Victim Identified

By Anthony Saude   Chino Hills– The Coroner’s office identified the victim who was fatally wounded by an allegedly intoxicated hit and run driver last Saturday night as Marinel Enriquez Ladores. Marinel a 17 year old senior at Ayala High School was scheduled to graduate in June of this year. A Go Fund me account […]

Hit and Run Leaves 1 Dead

By Anthony Saude A pedestrian was killed last Saturday night, January 20, in Chino Hills when she was struck by a vehicle driven by an intoxicated 23 year old woman. At around 7:20 p.m. Chino Hills deputies were dispatched to the intersection at Chino Avenue and Peyton Ave in response to a call reporting that […]

6 Suspects Arrested For Burglary

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills – On January 11 2018, at 2:53 pm, deputies from the Chino Hills Police Station were dispatched to the 15000 block of Avenida Del Monte after burglary in progress call from a resident. The resident said they saw six suspects enter their neighbor’s residence and called 911. It was reported […]

3 Juveniles Arrested In Chino Hills

By Anthony Saude It was Sunday morning, January 14, 2018, when at approximately 12:38 a.m., Chino Hills deputies were dispatched to investigate a suspicious person call from a citizen in the 13000 block of Monteverde Drive. When the deputies arrived, three male juveniles spotted the deputies and quickly fled from them. Deputies immediately set up […]

Two Arrested after Armed Robbery and a Pursuit

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills – On December 29, 2017, at 2:00 a.m., a male suspect entered a gas station, in the 4000 Block of Chino Hills Parkway. While inside the business, the suspect brandished a handgun and pointed it at the clerk and demanded all the money he had in the cash register. The […]

Man Killed After SUV Crashes Into Tree In Chino Hills

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills – A 74-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene of an accident when his Honda Pilot SUV crashed into a tree on Wednesday, December 20, in Chino Hills. The 73-year-old passenger in the vehicle escaped with only minor injuries.  The SUV crashed into the tree — which fell over and […]

$8,000 In Stolen Cash and Coins

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills – Deputy Livi was patrolling his area like any other night when he noticed a car with Utah plates parked on Riverside Drive and E. End Avenue that at around 1:30 a.m., ther were two men sleeping in it, said Sgt. Randy Naquin of the Chino Hills Sheriff’s station. Deputy […]

Chino Hills Grow House Fire

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills – On November 17, 2017 Chino Valley Fire District firefighters and Sheriff’s Deputies from Chino Hills PD were dispatched to a house fire at 1807 Nordic Avenue in Chino Hills. When they arrived the residence was completely engulfed in flames. While the firefighters were putting out the flames they discovered […]

Man Arrested For Dog Abuse

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills – On November 7, 2017, Enping Qu, a 22 year old resident of Chino Hills was arrested after allegedly pouring boiling water on his girlfriends dog. The dog, Sophie was in her cage when the alleged crime place. The San Bernardino County Sheriffs Deparment was dispatched to the 1600 block […]

Chino Hills Man Arrested In 2005 Cold Case Homicide

By Michael Armijo   Chino Hills – A Chino Hills man was arrested by Homicide Cold Case Detectives last week for the murder of Noel Cornelius that occurred in November of 2005. Malachi Dawson, Caucasian male, 32 years old (today), resident of Chino Hills, was one of two victims who were named last week. The […]

Two Arrested in CH Burglary

By Anthony Saude Chino Hills – The Chino Hills Police Department responded to a burglary call at a residence in Chino Hills early in the morning on October 30, 2017 on the 2100 block of San Tropez to investigate. When the officers arrived on scene it was determined that a residential burglary had taken place. […]

Why Live In Chino Hills?

By Marissa Mitchell   Chino Hills – It can be argued that many cities in and around the Inland Empire provide excellent residence advantages to citizens. This is also true of the City of Chino Hills. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the population of Chino Hills in 2016 was 78,822, almost ten thousand less […]