Redlands Police Press Releases
The Redlands Police Department is using grant-funded sobriety checkpoints and targeted traffic patrols to improve traffic safety in the City.
The Redlands Police Department Traffic Unit will conduct a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, March 9, through 3 a.m. Saturday in the southbound lanes of Alabama Street, between Park Avenue and Barton Road.
Students at two local high schools got a taste of the effects of alcohol – without ever tasting alcohol – thanks to a presentation by the Redlands Police Department, in cooperation with the State Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control and the San Bernardino County Department of Public Health.
The San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office has filed murder charges against three defendants arrested in connection with a January 2011 shooting that killed two teens and wounded two others and a charge of accessory after the fact to first degree murder against a fourth defendant. All four were arrested last week by Redlands Police.
Redlands and San Bernardino Police are crediting a piece of technology and a cooperative partnership among local law enforcement for the recent arrest of a suspect wanted for armed robbery in San Bernardino.
RedlandsPolice Cpl. Aneta Stewart was on patrol at about 8 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 23. She was heading north on Eureka Street in a patrol car fitted with an Automated License Plate Reader when she received a hit on the license plate of pasing southbound vehicle.
Seniors who want a refresher course on driving safety may attend a two day class at the Redlands Community Senior Center March 8 and 9.
Classes are held from 1 to 5 p.m. both days. The cost is $12 for AARP members pay $12 for both days and $14 for non- AARP.
The Redlands Community Senior Center is located at 111 W. Lugonia Ave. For more information contact the center at (909) 798-7579.
Five drivers were arrested for driving under the influence during a weekend sobriety and drivers license checkpoint.
Officers screened 105 vehicles passing through the grant-funded checkpoint in the westbound lanes of Brookside Avenue between Eureka and Center streets between 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, and 3 a.m. Saturday.
The Cops-N-Jocks program, along with the Inland Empire Enforcers and LAPD Centurions football teams are proud to present the 5th Annual Cops-N-Jocks Bowl Saturday, March 17, at the Citrus Valley High School Robert Hodges Stadium. Kickoff will be at 5 p.m.
Detectives are investigating the death of a man whose body was discovered lying by the side of the road Monday morning.
A passerby discovered the body of an approximately 55-year-old man lying alongside Orange Street just north of Pioneer Avenue and south of the Santa Ana River wash shortly before 11:30 am Monday, Feb. 27.
Police closed Orange Street from Pioneer north to Highland for about five hours Monday while detectives conducted an investigation into the man's death.
The identity of the man and cause of death are being withheld pending a coroner's investigation.
The Redlands Police Department, along with other local police departments, has seen a recent increase in reports of fraudulent activities referred to as Grandparent Scams over the past several weeks. The following information is provided to help you recognize and protect yourself and your family members from these scams.
THE “GRANDPARENT SCAM”
Police are investigating following an armed robbery outside a local business Wednesday afternoon.
Police received the report of an armed robbery at Déjà Vu Gentleman’s Club, 1331 W. Colton Ave., at about 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22.
The robbery occurred as the male victim approached his vehicle in the parking lot. The suspect approached on foot, displayed a weapon and took items from the victim’s possession. The suspect then fled south on foot through the parking lot and over a block wall behind the business.