• Wind-Driven Brushfire Sparks in Fontana

    A wind-driven fire sparked around 3:00 P.M. Wednesday afternoon burning under 10 acres before spreading to 150 acres within an hour. The “Duncan Fire” and started near Duncan Canyon and the 15 Freeway. Crews with Cal Fire and the San Bernardino National Forest were called in to assist. The San Bernardino County Fire Department said […]

  • Private School Instructor Suspected of Secretly Recording Boys in Bathroom

    A 30-year-old Riverside private school counselor suspected of secretly videotaping boys using a bathroom at the facility and trading in child pornography was behind bars Thursday. Matthew Daniel Johnson of Loma Linda was arrested by Fontana police Wednesday on suspicion of receiving and distributing child pornography. He is being held on $1 million bail at […]

  • K-9 Jumps in Suspects Truck After Chase in Fontana

    A police dog in Fontana took down a suspect after an incredible jump into the suspect’s vehicle. The K-9 went right through the driver’s-side window after Fontana police shot rubber pellets to break it open. 31-year-old Julio Vasquez was wanted for stalking and trying to run over his estranged wife. Police located him and he […]

  • Two Earthquakes Off Coast Felt in L.A., Riverside and San Diego Counties

    A pair of earthquakes that struck Wednesday morning in the Pacific Ocean, just south of San Clemente Island, were felt in parts of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Diego counties, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. A magnitude-4.3 temblor struck at 3:47 a.m. at a depth of 5.2 miles, its epicenter about 38 miles south-southwest of […]

  • High School Teacher Suspected of Harassing Girls via Text Messaging

    A Riverside high school teacher suspected of sending inappropriate text messages to nearly a dozen female students was released from jail Thursday after posting a $55,000 bond. Frank Garcia, 49, of Fontana was arrested and booked into the Robert Presley Jail Wednesday on suspicion of multiple acts of annoying a minor. Garcia posted bail Thursday […]

  • Teen Arrested in Fatal Shooting of Mother in Fontana

    Authorities say an 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of shooting his mother to death with a rifle at their home in Fontana. Police in Fontana say officers responded around 2 a.m. Thursday after neighbors reported hearing gunshots and a woman screaming. Officials say then a 12-year-old girl called 911 to report a family […]

  • Tom Hanks Surprises Fans at In-N-Out Burger and Buys Them Lunch

    Tom Hanks, the 62-year-old Oscar-winning actor, lives up to his reputation as a nice guy. On Friday, days before Christmas, Hanks surprised customers at an In-N-Out Burger in Fontana, California and then bought lunch for several customers waiting in the drive-thru, as seen in a Facebook video posted by fan Renee Chavez. The actor dined inside […]

  • Woman Gets Prison for Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Six

    A Fontana woman who drove drunk and caused wrong-way crash that killed six people, including her own sister, on the Pomona (60) Freeway in Diamond Bar was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years to life in prison. Olivia Carolee Culbreath, 26, pleaded no contest in May to six counts of second-degree murder just as her trial […]

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