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Less than a week after video of a confrontation involving an officer with the Desert Hot Springs Police Department went viral, KMIR reports the officer is no longer with the department.“Because of POBAR and the Peace Officers Bill of...
A Desert Hot Springs police officer is bring investigated after a video of an altercation between the officer and a suspect went viral.The officer's name has not been released. He is seen in the video standing extremely close...
A man and a woman were arrested on Friday after police say they were transporting narcotics in a stolen vehicle.Desert Hot Springs police officers were called to the area of Palm Drive and Hacienda Avenue about 11:18 am...
Fire crews, who had battled a fire at a Desert Hot Springs residence Wednesday afternoon, were called back to the same home six hours later as the structure caught fire again.Cal Fire responded to the first report of a...
Police are investigating after a body was discovered in Sky Valley Wednesday.Riverside County Sheriff's deputies were called to the area of Aurora Road & Newport Road about 11:15 am, according to KMIR.A resident of the area told...
A Hemet woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to murder and burglary charges. She had served as the caretaker of a Desert Hot Spring resident who was found dead in 2016.Kelly Lee Phillips, 47, admitted responsibility for the death of 59-year-old...
A man was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after a shooting in Desert Hot Springs on Saturday night.The shooting was reported about 7 pm near San Luis Road and Sunset Avenue, according to KESQ....
A shooting in Desert Hot Springs Tuesday morning left one person injured.
A fire was put out after a neighbors reported explosions at a Desert Hot Springs home on Monday.A honey oil lab exploded at the home on West Drive a little after noon, according to KESQ.https://twitter.com/KWidnerCBSL2/status/1008803827439435776The fire was put out,...
A 33-year old man was arrested on Monday in Desert Hot Springs for a shooting that sent one person to the hospital the previous day.The Desert Hot Springs Police Department had been pursuing Jeffrey Grant Hammer, Jr. following a...