| May 16, 2011
| 8:06 AM
FALLBROOK, Calif. -- The death of an 89-year-old man from Fallbrook, who was found drowned in a community hot tub at a Coachella Valley resort, remained under investigation Monday.
Edward Fredericks was found dead in a community hot tub next to the...
| May 16, 2011
| 10:16 AM
FRENCH VALLEY, Calif. (KTLA) -- A man trying to detoxify from painkillers allegedly crashed his van Sunday into another car, stabbed the other driver with a cordless drill before turning the tool on himself.
The man, identified as Garrie Apengren, 38, of...
| May 20, 2011
| 1:56 PM
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. -- Authorities say a woman claiming to have a moon rock for sale was detained during an undercover sting by NASA investigators.
The months long investigation culminated in meeting in a Denny's restaurant on Grape Street.
| Jun 8, 2011
| 6:20 PM
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (KTLA) -- Officials in Riverside County are considering a proposal to charge convicted inmates for the cost of their incarceration.
Under the plan, sponsored by Supervisor Jeff Stone, the county would charge a daily rate of $142 to...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 10:02 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The "Geezer Bandit" continued his string of Southern California robberies by knocking over his 13th bank last week, FBI agents announced Saturday.
Surveillance video provided by the FBI shows the robber, who got his name because of his...
| Oct 19, 2010
| 12:01 PM
If you were painting a Norman Rockwell portrait of America, you'd probably picture mom and an apple pie wrapped in the Star-Spangled Banner. But America's apples are disappearing.
A century ago, there were an estimated 20 million apple trees growing in...
| Oct 22, 2010
| 4:07 AM
FRENCH VALLEY, Calif. ( KTLA) -- A French Valley man is fighting to get back his wife's wedding rings that he says were stolen from her finger as she lay dying in a Riverside County hospital.
Michael Dale says someone slipped the diamond wedding ring set...
| Oct 26, 2010
| 11:51 AM
MURRIETA, Calif. ( KTLA) -- Sex offenders in Murrieta are once again being asked to leave their porch lights off on Halloween to prevent children from knocking on their doors.
Police have mailed letters to 43 of the city's registered sex offenders,...
| Oct 29, 2010
About 150 family members, friends and surf enthusiasts gathered here Thursday for what was called a celebration of the life of Lucas Ransom, the UC Santa Barbara student killed by a shark last week.
Some wore T-shirts with the slogan "Ask me about Luke."...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 5:46 AM
CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. ( KTLA) -- A Cathedral City police officer accused of stripping naked and sexually assaulting a woman in a swimming pool while on-duty pleaded not guilty Monday to sexual assault charges.
The Riverside County District Attorney's...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 11:55 AM
OCEANSIDE -- Friends and family gathered Thursday in Oceanside for a seaside memorial to celebrate the life of Lucas Ransom, the UC Santa Barbara student killed by a shark last week.
Some of the 150 people who turned out for the memorial paddled into the...