Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date January 12, 2006
Contact Lieutenant Brian Baitx
Phone (951) 351-6050


Police Investigate Suspicious Package



Riverside, Ca- On Thursday, January 12, 2006 at 6:30 AM, the Riverside Police Department received a call regarding a suspicious package found outside the Riverside County Administrative Center, 4080 Lemon Street.

Officers from the Riverside Police Department responded and located the package in a public area between the County Administrative Center and the parking garage. With the assistance of the Riverside Sheriffs Department, public access to the area was blocked while members of the Technical Services Unit rendered the package safe.

Vehicle and pedestrian traffic was restricted for several hours on Lime Street between 10th and 12th. The County Administrative Center remained open during this incident and public services were not interrupted. Street closures were removed and officers cleared at 10:30 AM.