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Fatal Overdose Investigation Leads to Arrests

Fatal Overdose Investigation Leads to Arrests

Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit   On July 25th 2019, the Thousand Oaks patrol station was dispatched to a fatal Fentanyl overdose in the city of Thousand Oaks. An initial investigation was initiated by the patrol deputies and the PCU was called to assist. The investigation identified the suspect who provided the Fentanyl […]

Second Overdose Victim Saved after Simi Valley Police Officer Administers Naloxone

Second Overdose Victim Saved after Simi Valley Police Officer Administers Naloxone

Simi Valley Police Department – Incident Press Release On September 20, 2019, at approximately 12:22 AM, Simi Valley Police Officers responded to the 1200 block of Haven Ave. for a report of an overdose. Communications advised responding officers that the male victim was not breathing and a family member was performing CPR. Officer James Quiles […]

Officers Equipped with Lifesaving Medication to Combat Overdoses

Officers Equipped with Lifesaving Medication to Combat Overdoses

All Ventura Police Officers are now equipped with Naloxone. It is a medication used to reverse the effects of opioid overdose. Naloxone is administered through a nasal spray. When administered, Naloxone restores respiration within two to five minutes, and may prevent brain injury and death. It works on overdoses caused by opioids, which includes prescription […]

Drug Overdose in the City of Oxnard

Drug Overdose in the City of Oxnard

Oxnard Police Department   Oxnard Police Department and Emergency Medical Services responded to three calls for service involving drug overdoses in a five hour period. At 5:35 p.m., Oxnard police officers and EMS were dispatched to a suspected heroin overdose in a North Oxnard restaurant bathroom. The 38 year old male victim was revived by […]

Non-Fatal overdose investigation leads to multiple arrests

Non-Fatal overdose investigation leads to multiple arrests

Ventura County Sheriff – Incident Press Release On December 10th, 2017, deputies from the Thousand Oaks Police Station were dispatched to a non-fatal overdose in the city of Thousand Oaks. The overdose victim in this case was transported to Los Robles Hospital for further evaluation and is expected to survive. A thorough investigation was initiated by […]

Battery on a Peace Officer

Battery on a Peace Officer

Oxnard Police Department   On March 18, cost 2015, at approx. 9:05 p.m., the Oxnard Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call from a resident in the 5300 block of S. “J” Street who was reporting that a family member had overdosed on an unknown drug. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) were dispatched but upon their […]