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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Murrieta Police Department Awarded $94,000 Grant From the OTS

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Murrieta, Calif. – The safety of everyone traveling is the focus of a grant awarded to the Murrieta Police Department. The $94,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) will assist in Murrieta Police Department’s eff...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: November 25, 2020

Murrieta Police Department Awarded Grant to Improve Traffic Data Reporting

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Murrieta, Calif. – Murrieta Police Department received a $24,800 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) to streamline processes to collect and report traffic data.

“Accurate and timely data is critical to the safety of...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Fatal Traffic Collision

Fatal Traffic Collision

Murrieta, CA - On Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at 10:18 p.m., the Murrieta Police Department Dispatch Center received a radio call of a traffic collision involving a single motorcycle on Murrieta Hot Springs Road near Jackson Avenue....

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Major Injury Traffic Collision

Police Press Release

On Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 3:05 a.m. a Murrieta Police officer attempted a traffic stop in the area of Jefferson Avenue and Murrieta Hot Springs Road in the City of Murrieta for a vehicle code violation.  The driver of the vehicle failed to ...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend Responsibly

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 21, 2020

Traffic Sergeant Sandra O’Donnell

[email protected]

Murrieta PD Encourages Public to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend Responsibly

Murrieta, Calif. – This weekend is Memorial Day Weekend, and as we slo...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 1, 2020                            

Traffic Sergeant Sandra O’Donnell

951-461-6369

[email protected]

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 1, 2020

National Bicycle Safety Month

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    

May 1, 2020

Traffic Sergeant Sandra O’Donnell

951-461-6369

[email protected]

Need to run errands or exercise? The rules of the road still apply.  The Murrieta Police Department  enc...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Super Bowl Safety

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 31, 2020

Traffic Sergeant Sandra O’Donnell

Office#: 951-461-6369

Don’t Get Flagged This Super Bowl Season, Designate a Sober Driver

Murrieta, Calif. –The Murrieta Police Department is reminding fans a...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2020

DUI Checkpoint Results

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 24, 2020

DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint

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PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release:                                        ...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Murrieta Police Awarded Traffic Education and Enforcement Grant from OTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 

Traffic Sergeant Sandra O’Donnell

November 27, 2019

Murrieta Police Awarded Traffic Education and Enforcement Grant from OTS

Murrieta, Calif. – The Murrieta Police Department  received a $90,000.00...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2019

Fatal Traffic Collision

Contact:         Traffic Sergeant Sandra O’Donnell

File#:              MR19-6194

On Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 4:57 pm, the Murrieta Police Depart...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: September 25, 2019

Fatal Traffic Collision

Police Press Release

Date:  9-25-19

Contact:  Traffic Sergeant Sandra O’Donnell 

File#:  MR19-5150

On Wednesday, September 25th, 2019, at about 7:16 am, the Murrieta Police Department Dispatch Center received a call of a traffic coll...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: September 15, 2019

DUI Checkpoint Results

Murrieta, Calif. – The Murrieta Police Department conducted a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on September 14, 2019.  The checkpoint was located at Clinton Keith Rd. and Murrieta Oaks between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 a....

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 3, 2019

Male arrested for double homicide

Andrew Burke

On 8/2/19 at approximately 9:41 pm, Murrieta Police Dispatch received a phone call from a concerned caller who was out of town and stating they were unable to get in touch with family members.

Officers responded to a residence on the 2400 block of Jonquil ...

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