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April 4, 2022

Ontario Police Department was involved in a vehicle pursuit that led to an officer involved shooting in Riverside County.

The incident began on April 4th, 2022, at 6:10 PM, when an Ontario Police Officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a stolen vehicle near Haven Avenue and Francis Street, in the City of Ontario. The driver failed to stop and led officers on a pursuit. During the pursuit the suspect used the vehicle to ram Ontario Police vehicles. At that time, an officer involved shooting occurred in which Ontario Police Officers fired their weapons, striking the… Read More

April 4, 2022

On Thursday, March 10, 2022, multiple reports were made to Ontario Police Department of a male subject exposing himself at the Intersection of Euclid Avenue and Walnut Street. At that time, officers were unable to locate the male and a report was filed.

During the investigation, Ontario Police Department identified the male as Eliseo Hernandez, age 34. Hernandez is known to reside in Ontario and Fontana. Ontario Police Department worked with the San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office who issued a warrant for Hernandez’s arrest for Indecent Exposure.

On… Read More

March 18, 2022

On March 18, 2022, at 4:33 PM, the Ontario Police Department responded to the Best Ontario Inn, at 1045 W Mission Blvd, for a call of shots fired. Responding officers learned
multiple subjects had fled from the location. Officers also located three victims, with gunshot wounds, who were transported to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers searched the motel for a shooter and numerous subjects were detained to determine their level of involvement. No one is in custody at this time. The motive is unknown and the
investigation is ongoing.… Read More

March 2, 2022

The Ontario City Council Tuesday night adopted an aggressive plan that would position the City to lead the Inland Empire in addressing the housing crisis.

Ontario’s updated Housing Element lays out a series of planning and zoning changes that would allow the building of more than 20,000 housing units over an eight-year period ending in October 2029, including nearly 9,000 units for low-income and very low-income residents.

Those numbers represent Ontario’s allocation under the state-mandated Regional Housing Needs Assessment (RHNA) – a process governed by the… Read More

February 11, 2022

The Ontario Museum of History & Art, and Museum Associates present the 11th Biennial Ontario Invitational Art exhibition. Opening Thursday, February 10 and running through Sunday, April 17, 2022, nine artists were selected by juror Kathryn Ervin, a professor in the Department of Theatre Arts at California State University, San Bernardino, to participate from the 2021 Ontario Open Art Exhibition. The winning artists are Pechez Sepehri, Annie Toliver, Mary Hughes. Honorable Mentions are Rick Cummings, Dr. Patricia Jessup-Woodlin, Viktoria Romanova, Frank Carrillo, and City… Read More

February 8, 2022

The Ontario Police Department has arrested a man for attempting to lure a minor child to meet in a public place, to engage in sexual acts.

Manuel Eugenio Huezo-Alvarado, a 52-year-old male, was arrested on February 5, 2022 in the City of Ontario after admitting he attempted to meet a thirteen-year-old female minor, to engage in sexual activity.

Investigators determined Huezo-Alvarado exchanged multiple sexually explicit messages via an online social networking application, named “Meet4U”, with an adult posing as a 13-year-old female. After requesting sexually… Read More