Press Releases

Posted on: February 26, 2024

Mass Casualty Incident Drill at Acrisure Arena

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Jeff Cryder

File # N/A

Details:

Personnel from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office Palm Desert Station, in collaboration with Cal Fire, Eisenhower Medical Center, Acrisure Arena, and several other local agencies will be...

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Posted on: February 24, 2024

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Checkpoint Results

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File # N/A

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7 Arrested and 32 Cited at Palm Desert DUI Checkpoint

Palm Desert, Calif. – On February 23, 2024, 3 people were arrested for DUI – Alcohol, 1 was person was arrested for DUI Drugs/Alcohol combined, 2 pe...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: February 23, 2024

Shooting in Public

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Reporting Deputy: Lieutenant Paul Heredia

File # T240530122

Details:

On February 22, 2024, at 9:51 p.m., deputies assigned to the Palm Desert Sheriff’s Station responded to the 73000 block of Highway 111, Palm Desert, regarding a report of multiple...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: February 21, 2024

Arrest of Home Invasion Robbery Suspect

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Daniel Milbrandt

File # T240500007

Details:

On Monday, February 19, 2024, at 4:59 a.m., deputies assigned to the Palm Desert Sheriff’s Station were dispatched to the 73000 block of Guadalupe Avenue, Palm Desert, regarding...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Checkpoint

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File # N/A

Details:

Riverside County Sheriff- Palm Desert Holding Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Checkpoint 

Palm Desert, Calif. – On February 23, 2024, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: February 7, 2024

2024 Super Bowl Enforcement

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File # N/A

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Kick Off Super Bowl LVIII with a Go Safely Game Plan

Indian Wells, Palm Desert and Rancho Mirage, Calif. – As the excitement builds for Super Bowl LVIII, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office reminds fo...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 31, 2024

Assault with a Deadly Weapon / Burglary Arrest

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Ricardo Contreras

File # T240310058

Details:

On January 31, 2024, at 1:41 p.m., deputies from the Palm Desert Sheriff’s Station responded to the 43000 block of Elkhorn Trail, Palm Desert, reference a burglary in progress....

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Human Skeletal Remains Located

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Efrain Santos

File # O240250071

Update:

On January 31, 2024, the Riverside County Coroner’s Bureau positively identified the skeletal remains as that of Trammell Evans of Florida. The cause of death remains undetermined, as the Cor...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Suspects Arrested for Attempted Burglary

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Rovann Cleveland

File # O240180003

Details:

On January 18, 2024, at 3:50 a.m., deputies responded to a burglary alarm in the 38000 block of El Viento, Thousand Palms. Upon arrival, they saw the business sustained significant damage...

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Posted on: January 15, 2024

Fatal Medical Emergency Leads to Traffic Collision

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Bryan Whitley

File # T240130056

Details:

On Saturday, January 13, 2024, around 5:44 p.m., deputies from the Palm Desert Sheriff’s Station were flagged down by citizens regarding a traffic collision at the intersection of Country Cl...

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Posted on: January 13, 2024

City of Rancho Mirage DUI Checkpoint Results

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File: N/A

Details:

Rancho Mirage, Calif. – On January 12, 2023, one person was arrested for DUI, 1 person was arrested for an outstanding warrant and 2 were arrested for driving on a suspended license at a DUI c...

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Palm Desert Station
Posted on: January 10, 2024

City of Rancho Mirage - DUI Checkpoint

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Don Olson

File: N/A

Details:

Rancho Mirage, Calif. – On January 12, 2024, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a driving under the influence (DUI) Checkpoint January 12th from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m...

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