Press Releases

Posted on: September 30, 2022

Homicide Inside the Jail

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Richard Carroll

File # SC222720002

Update:

The victim has been identified as 39-year-old Ulyses Munoz Ayala.  The investigation is ongoing.

Details:

On Thursday, September 29, 2022, at 4:21 PM, deputies from the Cois Byrd De...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: September 8, 2022

In-Custody Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Correctional Captain Victoria Varisco-Flores

File # RC222500002

Details:

On Wednesday, September 7, 2022, about 6:53 P.M., deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department-Robert Presley Detention Center responded to...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Homicide - Update

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Richard Carroll

File # SC222490001

Update:

Investigators are continuing to investigate this homicide. The decedent has been identified as 41-year-old Kaushal Niroula.

Details:

On Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at 2:35 PM, deputies from ...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: September 3, 2022

Deputy Involved Shooting

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Edward Soto

File # JV222460139

Details:

On Saturday, September 3, 2022, about 5:24 PM, deputies from the Jurupa Valley Station Special Enforcement Team conducted a traffic enforcement stop of a vehicle in the area of Dodd Street an...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: September 3, 2022

In-Custody Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Correctional Captain David Holm

File # SC222460001

Details:

On Saturday, September 3, 2022, at 12:59 A.M., deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Cois Byrd Detention Center were called to the cell of an unresponsive ...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: September 2, 2022

First Annual Ride With The Sheriff For Charity

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Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Brandi Swan

File # N/A

Details:

On Saturday, September 3, 2022, Sheriff Chad Bianco will join members of the community for a first annual trail ride through the heart of Temecula’s wine country, as well as enjoy lunch, di...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: August 28, 2022

In-Custody Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Correctional Captain Alyssa Vernal

File # BC222400002

Details:

On August 16, 2022, deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department- Larry D. Smith Correctional Facility (SCF), located an adult male inside a housing ...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: August 25, 2022

In-Custody Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Correctional Captain David Holm

File # SC222370002

Details:

On Thursday, August 25, 2022, at 4:28 A.M., deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Cois Byrd Detention Center were called to the cell of an unresp...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: August 23, 2022

Office of Traffic Safety Director Issues Statement on 2022 Traffic Fatality Preliminary Data

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Reporting Deputy: Ray Cortez

File # N/A

Details:

ELK GROVE – California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) Director Barbara Rooney today issued the following statement after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released its early ...

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Sheriff's Administration
Posted on: August 11, 2022

In-Custody Death Investigation

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Reporting Deputy: Correctional Captain David Holm

File # SC222230001

Details:

On Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at 11:28 P.M., deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Cois Byrd Detention Center were called to the cell of an unre...

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Sheriff's Administration