Oxnard | Suspects arrested for Firearms

Arrests for Firearms Related Charges and Violation of County Probation

Oxnard Police Department – Incident Press Release

On July 18, at approximately 7:55 p.m., officers from the Special Enforcement Unit  conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle near the intersection of Yucca and J Street.  Officers contacted the driver, suspect Gilberto Rodriguez, and one of the passengers, Pedro Collazo, who was determined to be on probation with search terms. 

Officers performed a search of the vehicle and located a concealed loaded firearm where suspect Rodriguez was seated. The firearm was determined to be unregistered and Rodriguez was found to be under the influence of a controlled substance. Rodriguez was arrested for the felony charges of possession of a loaded firearm with a prior conviction, possession of an unregistered firearm, and possession of a loaded firearm while under the influence of a controlled substance.

Passenger Collazo was arrested for a felony charge of violating the terms of his probation. 














Gilberto Rodriguez, age 37, Oxnard resident

Pedro Collazo, age 23, Oxnard Resident

The Oxnard Police Department’s Special Enforcement Unit is committed to reducing gang crimes and gun violence in the City of Oxnard through the strict enforcement of laws specifically targeting known, active gang members residing in the city.  Anyone with information regarding this case or other criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600, or online via the Oxnard Police Department’s website:  www.oxnardpd.org, and clicking on Report Suspicious Activity.   You can remain anonymous if you choose to do so.  You can remain anonymous by calling the Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477. You can also visit this site: www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit a tip via text or email.

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