The Day San Bernardino Stood Still

By Monique Valadez SAN BERNARDINO – On the morning of Dec. 2, Syed Rizwan Farook, 28, of Redlands, who worked as an inspector with the San Bernardino County Department of Public Health, attended an employee holiday gathering at the Inland Regional Center. According to police, Farook left the gathering abruptly and returned with his wife […]

Inland Empire: Couple Arrested For Identity Theft

Staff Reports San Bernardino County – An El Monte couple is jailed for numerous identity theft that occurred at San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino. Authorities arrested Vinny Hoai Nguyen and Quynhnhu Nguyen on Nov. 25. On Nov.23, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s were contacted by a Bank of America fraud investigator, reporting a theft. Bank […]

Supervisor Seeks Applicants for Workforce Development Board

Staff Reports SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY – Supervisor Curt Hagman knows that a strong workforce is vital for the county’s recovery. And Hagman along with the county’s four other supervisors are seeking applicants for the first-ever San Bernardino County Workforce Development Board (WDB). The WDB identifies growing employment centers and trains local residents to fill new […]

Sheriff Warns of False Kidnapping Scams

Staff Reports San Bernardino County – Last week, several victims in various cities in the County of San Bernardino have received phone calls from unknown suspect(s), claiming their child/children had been abducted. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department is warning the public of these alleged kidnapping phone scams that are on the rise. These scams […]

SBC Sheriff Celebrates New Training Center

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By Monique Valadez SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY – The San Bernardino County Sheriff Department officially unveiled its new, expanded training center Thursday, Oct. 22 at a dedication ceremony led by Sheriff John McMahon. The Frank Bland Regional Training Center in Devore is a completely new building, having been rebuilt on the spot where their old center […]

San Bernardino Sheriff Makes a Child’s Wish to Fly Come True

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Staff Reports San Bernardino County – Twelve-year-old Abigail Snipes, who was born with a genetic nerve disorder that causes tumors, told her mother she dreamed about flying someday. On Oct. 21, Abigail’s wish was granted, thanks to the San Bernardino Sheriff Department’s Aviation Division and the Debbie Chisholm Memorial Foundation. Abigail was born with neurofibromatosis, a […]

West Nile Virus on the Rise in San Bernardino County

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Staff Reports Ontario– Local medical centers have reported a rise in West Nile virus exposures in San Bernardino County. In response, San Bernardino County’s Public Health Department, local vector control agencies and San Bernardino County’s Sheriff Department have joined forces to reduce the risk of exposure. On Oct. 10, the West Valley Mosquito and Vector […]

16th Annual P.R.C.A. Sheriff’s Rodeo

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Staff Reports San Bernardino County – The 16th Annual P.R.C.A Sheriff’s Rodeo is coming to the Glen Helen Regional Park, Sept. 25 – 27! Several of the world’s top professional cowboys will be performing bareback and saddle bronc riding, bull riding, steer wrestling, tie down roping, barrel racing and team roping. Also performing will be […]

Inland Empire: Successful Search And Rescue

62-year old female hiker found after being lost 9 days   Staff Reports San Bernardino County – On Wed., Aug. 26, the Volunteer Forces Division of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department (SBSD) received a Mutual Aid request from the California Office of Emergency Services to provide Search and Rescue assistance to Fresno County. According […]

Inland Empire: 11 Gang Members Arrested

Multiple agency investigation results in the arrest of known “Noe Luv Gangster Crips” members   Staff Reports San Bernardino County – For the past four months, Investigators with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Gang Intelligence Team/FBI Gang Task Force have been investigating the illicit activities of a criminal street gang known to Inland Empire Law […]

Lake Fire Update

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June 29 Update: 30,726 acres with 60 percent containment. Staff Reports San Bernardino County – As of June 29, the Lake Fire is reported at 30,726 acres, with 60 percent overall containment.  The cause is still under investigation. The estimated cost to date is $30.2 million and there are four reported injuries. On the afternoon of June […]

Sheriff’s HOPE

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Positive Change, Not Spare Change Staff Reports San Bernardino County – The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department HOPE (Homeless Outreach and Proactive Enforcement) Team is launching the “Positive Change, Not Spare Change” community awareness campaign. The goal of this campaign is to educate the public on those asking for spare change or holding “Homeless” signs […]