Corona PD Dispatchers Honored at CPRA

On Thursday, April 17, 2014, the Corona Police Department will have six of their Public Safety Dispatchers honored during the Annual Telecommunications Awards Banquet. This event is held in conjunction with the National Telecommunicator’s Week, which is April 13-19.

The California Public-Safety Radio Association (CPRA), and its parent organization, the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials-International (APCO), solicited and reviewed nominations from over 240 local Sheriff, Police, Fire and EMS agencies in the Southern California area. Continue reading…

Corona to Participate in Cool California Challenge

Help Corona be California’s “Coolest” City!

The CoolCalifornia Challenge is on! Join today! Sign up to show that the City of Corona is greener and “cooler” than our local competition! Every resident in the City of Corona has the opportunity to earn points in the CoolCalifornia City Challenge and be more energy-efficient! Continue reading…

91Project Construction Alert #7

91 construction alertConstruction Activities – April 14 to April 18, 2014

As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission’s 91 Project in Corona and Riverside, construction crews will remove trees and shrubs along the 91 in Corona. Noise can be expected with this activity. For the safety of construction workers and the motoring public, shoulder, lane and ramp closures will be needed. Continue reading…

Safely Surrendered Baby Locations in Corona

Do you know what this logo means? This is the Safely Surrender Baby logo. The Safely Surrendered Baby Law which was signed permanently into state law in 2006 is in response to the increasing number of infant deaths due to abandonment in unsafe locations.

The law helps to save lives of newborns that are at risk of abandonment by encouraging parents or persons with lawful custody to safely surrender the infant within 72 hours of birth, with no questions asked. Continue reading…

Corona PD Announces Sergeant Promotion

On April 8, 2014, Chief Michael Abel announced his newest Sergeant promotion.

Sgt. Dan Dunnigan comes to his new position with over 19 years of experience. Sgt. Dunnigan started his career as a cadet in 1995, with the goal of becoming a police officer. He did just that, and graduated from the academy a year later. Continue reading…

Corona PD Alert: Sexual Assault

On the evening of April 4, 2014 at about 9 p.m., a 34-year-old female drove to the Walmart located at 479 N. McKinley Ave. in Corona, Ca. As she exited her car, she was approached by a white male described as approximately 40 years of age, 5’07” with a slender build. Continue reading…

Corona Hires Three New Officers

The Corona Police Department welcomes Officers Eduardo Banuelos, Daniel Clary, and Daniel Brazeal. All three officers were sworn in by Chief Abel on April 7, 2014.

Officer Banuelos comes to the Corona Police Department as a lateral with seven years of experience with the San Diego Sheriff’s Department. Officer Clary and Officer Brazeal are also lateral officers from Desert Hot Springs Police Department. Continue reading…

Water Insurance Company Not Supported by Corona DWP

The City of Corona Department of Water and Power was informed that a company named American Water Resources Insurance Services will be sending a letter to Corona residents about customer’s service line responsibility and offering their insurance services. The Department of Water and Power is not affiliated with American Water Resources Insurance Services and would like to remind our residents to be informed before making the decision to purchase this type of insurance. Continue reading…

Circle City Chorale Concert

Founded in January, 2010, the Circle City Chorale has become one of the Inland Empire’s premier choirs in just four years. While some organizations have been in a state of flux, downsizing with the economy, C3 has grown from 20 members to nearly 70; there is a reason for that!

“We all have our issues at home or work. Continue reading…

American Legion Honors Corona PD Dispatcher

On Saturday, March 29, 2014, Corona Police Public Safety Dispatcher Teresa Griffitts received this year’s Meritorious Award at the American Legion District 21 Law and Order Dinner.

This was the 33rd year that the American Legion District 21, which encompasses the Riverside County area, honored fire, police and paramedics for the outstanding job they did in protecting the public. Continue reading…