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On Jan. 12 just before 8:30 a.m., Banning Police Department was dispatched to a residence in the 1200 block of San Gorgonio Avenue in response to a report of a shooting.

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Around 11:30 a.m. this morning, the city of Banning issued an alert, requesting that community members avoid the 1000 block of east George Street and the 1000 block of east Nicolet Street.

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Banning Police Department has apprehended suspects sought in a shooting that took place July 1, 2018 in the 500 block of Navajo Drive in Banning.

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Riverside County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed Aug. 4 that racism is a public health crisis and vowed to take steps to deal with the issue, similar to the the city of Banning’s approval of an ordinance that calls for ongoing racial equity training for city staff and administration,…

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The evacuation warning in Riverside County has been expanded to include:the area east of Whitewater, north of Interstate 10, West of Highway 62, and south of the San Bernardino County line.

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Effective immediately the evacuation orders for the following areas in Riverside County are lifted: all areas east of Oak Glen Road in Riverside County; all areas west of Potrero Road and north of Wilson Street in Riverside County.

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A brush fire near off of Hwy 60 and Jackrabbit Trail, west of Beaumont was reported around 4 p.m., and by 5:39 p.m. had grown to about 20 acres and is 0 percent contained.

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This afternoon Gov. Gavin Newsom decreed to all counties in California that indoor operations of dine-in restaurants, wineries and tasting rooms, movie theaters, family entertainment centers such as bowling alleys, batting cages and arcades; zoos and museums, personal care services such as n…

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On May 28 shortly before 3 a.m., officers of the Banning Police Department were dispatched to the Chevron station at 3230 W. Ramsey St. in Banning in response to an armed robbery that just been reported. A suspect was described by the gas station employee as a Hispanic male adult, approximat…

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Banning's city manager Doug Schulze has rescinded an emergency proclamation that originally would have imposed a seven-day evening curfew throughout the city.

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UPDATED: The city manager clarified that, though the proclamation states seven days, the city only intends to have a curfew for 12 hours.

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Freeway traffic westbound up to near Highland Springs is moving again after a traffic accident this morning involving a big rig.

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On Tuesday, Sept. 3, shortly before 3 p.m., Banning Police received a call in regards to a minor who was grabbed by an unknown subject and pulled into a van.

Dean Maria Cagle, 67, was released from San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital on Aug. 2, and has not been seen since.

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On June 21 just before 7 a.m., Ranvir Singh, a 23-year-old man from Lathrop, California, was driving a white, 2019 Volvo truck tractor, pulling a 2019 Utility trailer westbound on I-10. In the truck with Singh was 20-year-old Gurpreet Kaur, a woman, also from Lathrop. Kaur was in the sleeper…

On June 16, 2019, at approximately 7:11AM, a 57 year-old woman from Brawley, Calif., was driving a black 2003 Ford Explorer westbound on I-10, west of the Whitewater rest area.

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On June 14 at approximately 1:20 a.m., a 16-year-old boy from Banning was driving a 2016 Polaris side-by-side utility task vehicle southbound on Potrero Road.

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Officers from the Banning Police Department were dispatched to several calls of shots fired in the area of Nicolet Street and Allen Street in Banning.

Work began June 10 to widen 4.5 miles of State Route 60 from Gilman Springs Road to 1.4 miles west of Jack Rabbit Trail within the “Badlands” area of unincorporated Riverside County.

The Department of Waste Resources assisted the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department by handling the disposal and immediate burial of marijuana eradicated from more than 100 illegal grow locations in the Anza Valley on Wednesday, June 5. 

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Banning Police Department seek help in finding the person responsible for a hit and run in front of the Banning Post Office near the corner of Alessandro Road and Williams Street around 4:30 p.m. today.

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A truck fire caused a traffic shutdown on the eastbound lanes of the I-10 freeway near Cherry Valley Boulevard (and, vicariously, slowing the opposite traffic slowing to see the activity on the westbound) according to Officer Edward Nunez of the California Highway Patrol.

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On May 27 a 16-year-old girl was traveling alone on a Greyhound bus bound for Los Angeles along I-10 westbound through the San GorgonioPass CHP jurisdiction.

On May 23, shortly before 7 a.m., a 33 year-old man from Rialto was driving a silver 2010 Nissan Sentra eastbound on I-10, west of the Desert Hills Inspection Facility (DHIF).

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On Sunday, Jan. 13 shortly after 3:30 p.m., Banning Police Department patrol officers responded to a report of a domestic dispute in the 2500 block of West Nicolet Street.

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Banning and Beaumont residents relying on municipal trash pickup for used Christmas trees can expect pickups to begin Dec. 26 for two weeks in Banning, and through Jan. 8 for Beaumont residents.

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On Tuesday, Nov. 6 shortly before 7 a.m. hours, Banning Police Department patrol personnel were dispatched to a suspicious circumstances call at San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital located at 600 N. Highland Springs Ave. in Banning.