Minor Decoy ABC Operation

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On Jan. 30, 2016, the Corona Police Department cited one clerk for selling alcohol to minors. The actions were the result of a minor decoy operation in which minors under the direct supervision of officers, attempted to purchase alcohol from 16 retail licensees in the City of Corona. Those who sold to the minor face a minimum fine of $250, and/or 24 to 32 hours of community service for a first violation. In addition, ABC will take administrative action against the alcoholic beverage license o...
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Bomb Threat & Evacuation Update

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On Feb. 9, 2016, at 10:23 a.m. Corona Fire and Police Departments in conjunction with Riverside County Sheriff’s Hazardous Device Team were dispatched to the 800 block of North Main Street in Corona to investigate a bomb threat. During the response, at approximately 1:55 p.m., the Hazardous Device Team deployed their tactical robot along with the Corona Fire Hazardous Materials Team to investigate the threat. The back window of the van was breached and upon doing so, one adult male was found ...
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GAME PLAN FOR SUPER BOWL 50: ARE YOU DRINKING OR DRIVING?

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GAME PLAN FOR SUPER BOWL 50: ARE YOU DRINKING OR DRIVING? This is NOT the Time for an Option Play The Super Bowl is America’s most watched national sporting event. On Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016 there will be lots of Super Bowl 50 socializing that may include drinking. That’s why the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the California Office of Traffic Safety and law enforcement officials statewide are urging football fans to call the play now: drinking ...
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Train Versus Pedestrian Collision

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On January 22, 2016 at about 1:55 p.m., Corona Police Officers responded to a train versus pedestrian collision in the 100 block of North McKinley Avenue. Through investigation, officers determined that 19-year-old Anthony McRea of Riverside was walking northbound on McKinley with his girlfriend. As they approached the railroad tracks just south of Sampson, they stopped for an eastbound train travelling on the north set of tracks. The crossing arms were down, lights flashing, and alarms sounding...
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Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Project 50 Percent Complete

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The Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Project is nearing its 50 percent completion and is on budget. The long-anticipated project, which has been a part of the Sierra Del Oro Master Planned Community since the 1980s, is scheduled to be completed in December 2016. The Foothill Westerly Extension Project is located in the southern portion of the City of Corona along the base of the Santa Ana Mountains in the Cleveland National Forest, and inv olves the extension of Foothill Parkway as a four...
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PizzaRev is Coming to the Corona Crossings & Hiring!

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Corona will soon be home to the newest PizzaRev – a build-your-own pizza concept that was recently named ‘Best Pizza’ by LA Daily News readers. Scheduled to open in mid-February at the Crossings at Corona across from Edwards movie theater complex, PizzaRev will change how the community thinks about pizza with offerings like fresh pressed, homemade dough, locally sourced ingredients, all-natural cheeses and vegan and gluten-free options. It will be the first of at least seven franchise locations ...
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Suspects Arrested in String of Robberies

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Corona, CA– On Sept. 21, 2015, the Corona Police Department began investigating a string of robberies which occurred at three different locations within a six-hour time period in the City of Corona.  The robberies occurred at the following locations: USA Gas, 1205 S. Main St.                             Sept. 21, 2015 at 9:19 p.m. 7-11 Store, 700 W. Sixth St.                          Sept. 22, 2015 at 12:58 a.m. & 3:00 a.m. 7-11 Store, 725 E. Grand Blvd.                     Sept. 22,...
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