Law Enforcement

CIA Will Soon Spy Via ‘Internet of Things’

CIA Will Soon Spy Via ‘Internet of Things’

CIA Director David Petraeus says technological advances have opened up a whole new field of spying opportunities by turning personal and household devices into what amounts to intelligence-gathering stations. Everything from phone applications used to control home lighting to car navigation systems can now be tapped by the CIA or other intelligence agencies and used […]

DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint Planned for Saint Patrick’s Day Weekend

DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint Planned for Saint Patrick’s Day Weekend

29 Palms, CA – The 29 Palms Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on March 17, 2012 between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m at an undisclosed location.  DUI checkpoints are a proven enforcement tool effective in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol involved crashes. Research […]

Community Police Initiative city wide meeting

Community Police Initiative city wide meeting

A large group of Desert Hot Springs residents crowded into the high school cafeteria for two hours on Thursday night, February 23, 2012 to attend the Community Police Initiative city wide meeting. Topics addressed by police and city leaders included citywide crime statistics, crime trends affecting our community, crime prevention ideas to keep people safe, […]

Young man, shot at Apartment complex.

Young man, shot at Apartment complex.

Within minutes, Desert Hot Springs Police officer arrived at the scene of a shooting; a adolescent male was suffering from a gunshot to his upper body. His injuries were not considered life threatening. The incident happened at a parking lot area at a apartment complex near Two Bunch Palms Tr. Two young males were seen fleeing […]

Angry Desert Hot Springs Citizens showing support for DHSPD Officer Paul Tapia

Angry Desert Hot Springs Citizens showing support for DHSPD Officer Paul Tapia

A Christmas toy-give-away event turned ugly; in the eye of the storm is Rick Daniels (City Manager) and DHS Police officer Paul Tapai. (The President of the DHS Police Association). The reason is still unclear, why the event could not be held at the Senior Center. But it caused a firestorm, and citizen went on […]