Fontana felon charged with making death…

A Fontana man accused of storming into an after-school conference in Riverside and threatening to shoot attendees was charged Friday with making death threats and stalking. Frederick James Cotton, 51, was arrested earlier this week following an investigation by Riverside… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Firearms seized after threats made against…

San Bernardino County sheriff’s deputies seized two firearms and arrested a teen Thursday after authorities said the student made threats to carry out a shooting against Yucca Valley High School. Upon learning of a threats against the school — at… Read full article at San Bernardino County Sun

New charges filed against Perris couple…

Riverside County prosecutors said Friday they have filed additional charges against the parents of 13 children who were found living in captivity in Perris last month. David and Louise Turpin each face three additional charges of child abuse and Louise… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

Civic pride: 11 Inland schools, districts…

Eleven schools and districts from the Inland Area won Civic Learning Awards from the state, which celebrate public schools’ efforts to engage students in civic learning. They were among 74 California schools recognized for creatively and effectively teaching civics, according… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

BPD confirm no threat, no danger…

Earlier today, Feb. 23, parents of students at Palo Verde High School (PVHS) in Blythe, California, received an automated notice in connection to a reported possible threat on campus – the BPD investigation of which led to the determination that… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Indio PD, District issue statements about…

INDIO, Calif.- - The Indio Police Department released a statement via their Facebook page relating confusion involved a threat misattributed to Indio High school this week. "Some of the threats that have been received show a school threat being posed… Read full article at KESQ News

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Local students write cards for Parkland…

INDIO, Calif. - Students at John Glenn Middle School in Indio wrote handmade letters to Anthony Borges, a 15-year-old student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida who was shot five times when he stepped in to save… Read full article at KESQ News

Palm Springs elementary school hosts father/daughter…

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - Vista Del Monte Elementary School in Palm Springs hosted their 3rd annual Father/Daughter Dance Friday night. The evening included a DJ, photo booth, and a great opportunity for family bonding. "I'm not always around because I'm… Read full article at KESQ News

STATE: Push to arm teachers in California…

Were California to try to implement anything remotely along the lines of what President Trump has proposed for arming teachers to prevent firearm massacres in schools, the state would have a massive and expensive undertaking on its hands. It would… Read full article at EdSource

Astronaut Mark Kelly, husband of Gabby…

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - Hundreds of people turned out for the Desert Town Hall series at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort Friday. The keynote speakers were former congresswoman and mass shooting survivor Gabby Giffords and her husband, NASA astronaut Mark… Read full article at KESQ News