Ontario’s Mayor and City Council invite members of the community to attend the kick-off meeting for this year’s National Night Out event. The meeting is scheduled at 6:30 PM on Thursday, June 2, 2016 and will be held in the Community Room of the Ontario Police Department Headquarters located at 2500 S. Archibald Avenue. Attendees will receive planning and participation information regarding this year’s Ontario’s National Night Out scheduled for Tuesday, August 2, 2016, as… Read More
Ontario City Library launches its Read For the Win! Summer Reading Challenge for the first time online from June 1, 2016 through July 29, 2016. Participants will be able to register from their home computer, smart phone, or tablet. No internet? No problem! Come and visit either library location and use the library computers to sign up. There will be stations set up for the Summer Reading Challenge registration only. Registration beings June 1, 2016 and continues until… Read More
Detectives are gathering information in reference to a possible suicide. Police received a call from the Ontario Mills Mall security in reference to a suspicious vehicle parked in the lot. The car had South Carolina license plates and a strong odor was coming from the car.
Detectives are investigating the motive behind what led up to a shooting in the parking lot of a local convenience store. At approximately 2:45pm, police received a call in reference to a shooting that had just occurred in the parking lot of the Stop and Shop, located at 130 N. Benson Ave.
Officers from the Ontario Police Department’s DUI Enforcement Team will be deploying during the week to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the department’s ongoing traffic safety campaign. DUI Saturation Patrols will deploy on Thursday, May 5, 2016 between the hours of 6 p.m. and 2 a.m. in areas with high frequencies of DUI collisions and / or arrest.
The Veterans Resource Center at the Ontario City Library is now open and providing assistance to veterans in the Inland Empire area. The center has five trained volunteers to aid veterans and their families obtain benefits. The center is open Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 10 AM to 1 PM. Veterans do not need an appointment to come to the center for assistance, but are welcome to make an appointment if more convenient.