Sheriff Explorer Graduation

By Anthony Saude Diamond Bar-It is that time of year and graduation is in the air, on June 16, Explorer Academy Class 100 had it’s graduating ceremonies. The grads included Walnut/Diamond Bar Station’s very own Chandler Duncan, Jesus Morales and Alina St. Charles. The Academy is an 18 week long physically and mentally challenging course […]

La Puente Barricad Suspect Death

Staff Reports La Puente – On Sun., June 14, at approximately 12:25 a.m., Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) Industry Station personnel received a “possible domestic violence – welfare check” call for service.  Additional information led responding Deputies to contact the wife of the suspect at an undisclosed location.  The wife informed Deputies that she […]

Pomona: Pride Run Honoring Fallen Officer Shaun Diamond

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Staff Reports               Pomona – On Friday morning, Dec. 19, recruits from the law enforcement academy from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, along with Pomona Police Officers, participated in a Law Enforcement Pride Run to honor Pomona Police Officer Shaun Diamond, who passed away in the line of duty on October 29. The […]

San Gabriel Valley: Two Local Shooting Deaths Under Investigation

Staff Reports   SGV – Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the apparent gang-related shooting death of a young male that was discovered on Fri., Dec. 19. At approximately 11:38 a.m. in the 700 block of Millbury Avenue in the city of La Puente, Detectives learned that a 17-year old […]

A Hero Falls in Eastvale

BY TIANA GOEGEBUER   Eastvale – On Tues., Aug. 12, Lieutenant Patrick Libertone passed away while on duty. A beloved husband, father, friend, and member of the community, Pat will be greatly missed. Libertone was conducting a traffic stop in the City of Eastvale after a driver had recklessly cut him off. After speaking with […]

Rowland Heights: Local Kidnap and Ransom Rescue

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STAFF REPORTS   Rowland Heights – On Mon., Aug. 4, the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department’s (LASD) Major Crimes Bureau became involved in a kidnap for ransom case. LASD reported that the victim, a 44-year old female, had been forcibly kidnapped in the Rowland Heights area and a ransom demand of $110,000 for her safe return […]

San Gabriel Valley: Sheriff’s Run Over 300 Miles in Torch Run

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STAFF REPORTS SGV – The Annual Memorial Torch Relay Run was first established in 1976 to honor the memory of the brave and dedicated peace officers in Los Angeles County who sacrificed their lives in the performance of their duties.   This year’s event, marking the 37th memorial relay, was held Fri., May 16 through Sun., […]

Pomona: Midnight/Plaid Shirt Bandit Arrested

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STAFF REPORTS Pomona – The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has recently issued a news release stating that the suspect responsible for nearly 60 robberies in Southern California cities, including Monterey Park and Pasadena, has been arrested.   In a multitude of incidents involving the armed robbery of Gas Stations, Fast Food establishments, and Convenience […]

Eastvale: Crime Recap 04.29.14

STAFF REPORTS   The following crime incidents have been reported by the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department and the City of Eastvale. On Thurs., April 3, and Sun., April 6, officers assigned to the Eastvale Police Department responded to Chase Bank in reference to an attempted theft of the stand-alone ATM machine. Detectives assumed the investigation […]

City of Industry: Brutal Arson Death Investigation

STAFF REPORTS City of Industry – Somewhere there are answers to the questions surrounding the heartbreaking events that led to a man, naked, reportedly beaten, bound and set on fire; a man who had the fortitude to somehow crawl up an embankment trail to the 605 freeway. In a news release issued by the Los […]

Los Angeles County: DUI Checkpoints This St. Patrick’s Day

LA COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT Los Angeles County -– With St. Patrick’s Day on March 17, Glendora Police Chief, Tim Staab, and the ‘Avoid the 100 DUI Task Force’ are reminding drivers not to get behind the wheel if they’ve been drinking. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that more than 269 people were senselessly […]

Industry: Sheriff’s Station Offers “Solutions”

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BY K.P. SANDER Industry – There are many joys that come along with parenting. Seeing your children grow into productive adults is a source of pride and love. But let’s face it, the world we live in is full of dangers. You just have to watch the news to see violence, hatred, anger and negativity […]