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Simi Valley PD bust drug dealers during routine traffic stop

Simi Valley PD bust drug dealers during routine traffic stop

Fire crews rescue trapped occupant of wrecked pick-up on the 101 Freeway

Fire crews rescue trapped occupant of wrecked pick-up on the 101 Freeway

Ventura City Fire personnel responded to a reported traffic collision on the Northbound 101 Freeway at the San Jon Rd exit in Ventura, see with people trapped inside. First arriving Fire crews found a mid-sized pick-up truck over the embankment of the freeway with an adult female victim trapped inside, a fallen palm tree was […]

Ventura PD ask for Public’s help in finding suspect in shooting on Portola Rd.

Ventura PD ask for Public’s help in finding suspect in shooting on Portola Rd.

On Friday January 9th at 1pm in the afternoon, a victim was involved in a verbal altercation with suspect only identified as a white male in his 20’s.  They were inside of the victim’s residence. During the altercation, the suspect pulled a gun and shot the victim. The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the […]

Sheriff seeks public’s help identifying burglars breaking into businesses across 3 counties

Sheriff seeks public’s help identifying burglars breaking into businesses across 3 counties

Since October 2014, numerous late night and early morning commercial burglaries have occurred in various cities throughout Ventura, Santa Barbara and Northern Los Angeles Counties. It is believed the same suspects are responsible for the crimes. The suspects are targeting commercial buildings and taking primarily Apple computers and laptops. We are asking for the public’s […]

Oxnard FD CERT program produces nearly 50 more grads- Next session starts Jan. 15

Oxnard FD CERT program produces nearly 50 more grads- Next session starts Jan. 15

By George Miller (originally published 12/17/14) The formerly moribund Oxnard CERT (Civilian Emergency Response Team) was revived on the initiative of Fire Dept Chief Williams. Last year he recruited Oxnard Disaster Preparedness Coordinator Susan Duenas, who has reactivated the program and instituted a training regimen.  Mayor Flynn presented  a proclamation hailing the program and celebrating the […]

Oxnard PD investigate hit and run–bicyclist in critical condition

Oxnard PD investigate hit and run–bicyclist in critical condition

Thousand Oaks man busted for selling drugs in the city

Thousand Oaks man busted for selling drugs in the city

Two men arrested for large Marijuana grow: Over 2000 plants seized

Two men arrested for large Marijuana grow: Over 2000 plants seized

Investigators served a search warrant on the location and located a large indoor Marijuana grow operation. Investigators seized over 2, hospital 000 Marijuana plants as well as locating evidence consistent with sales of Marijuana from this location. Investigators also found evidence that the power had been bypassed which allowed the operation to run without paying […]

Moorpark man booked for attempted murder: Set his wife on fire and fled

Moorpark man booked for attempted murder: Set his wife on fire and fled

Sheriff’s Major Crimes investigators received information that suspect Juan Soria turned himself in to local law enforcement authorities near Bakersfield, California, last evening. Soria was arrested by law enforcement officers on a warrant for the attempted murder of his 29 year old wife. He was transferred to Ventura County where he was booked into the […]

Oxnard PD arrest parolee for possession of sawed-off shotgun

Oxnard PD arrest parolee for possession of sawed-off shotgun

On January 7, 2015, Wednesday evening at approximately 5:07 pm. an Oxnard Police Officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle for a vehicle code violation in the area of First St. and Juanita Ave. The vehicle initially failed to yield but finally stopped in the area of Wilson Ave. and Third St. […]