Nature of Incident: Sheriff’s Office to Kick Off Annual ‘Share-iffs’ Toy Drive Location: Countywide Date & Time: November 26, 2018 through December 20, 2018 Unit(s) Responsible: All Sheriff’s Facilities Narrative: The Share-iff’s Toy Drive has been a tradition in Ventura County for 34 years. Many families do not have the resources to provide their children with a traditional Christmas celebration. Each year, thousands of children experience a Christmas morning with no gifts to open. Members of the Sheriff’s Office respond to calls throughout the county [...]
Nature of Incident: Residential Burglary and Vehicle Pursuit Report Number: 18-182553 Location: 13600 Block of Donnybrook Lane, Moorpark Date & Time: 11/24/18 @ 3:50 PM Unit(s) Responsible: Patrol from Moorpark and Thousand Oaks, Detectives from Moorpark and Thousand Oaks, Air Unit (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age Male Juvenile Thousand Oaks 15 Josiah Shepherd Thousand Oaks 18 Kaleb Dixon Thousand Oaks 18 Narrative: On November 24, 2018, at approximately 3:50 PM, a residence in the 13600 block of Donny Brook Lane was burglarized. Suspicious activity was witnessed as two males [...]
Nature of Incident: Train vs Pedestrian Report Number: 18-182571 Location: Railroad Tracks south of Avenida Colonia Date & Time: 11/24/2018 @ 4:44 PM Unit(s) Responsible: Moorpark Police Traffic Bureau (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age (V)Male Moorpark 38 Narrative: On 11/24/2018 at about 4:44 PM, Amtrak Passenger Train #777 en-route from San Diego to San Luis Obispo was traveling through Moorpark at about 70 MPH. The train struck an adult male on the railroad tracks in the area of Avenida Colonia and Nogales Ave. The [...]
Nature of Incident: Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Launches Website Redesign Narrative: The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office is excited to announce a redesigned Ventura County Sheriff’s website. The new website retains the plethora of information with the addition of new features. A new crime map allows users more options to research local crime information based on location, time, and reports. A new cold case page gives the public the opportunity to provide information that may assist the Sheriff’s Office in solving a [...]
Nature of Incident: Woolsey Fire Burglar Arrested Report Number: 18-179523, 18-178365, 18 -176179 Location: 1600 Block of El Verano Drive, Thousand Oaks Date & Time: November 17, 2018 Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police Department Patrol, East County Patrol Services Investigations Bureau. (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age (S) Bregman, Jonah Northridge 25 Narrative: On November 10, 2018, Thousand Oaks Police Department patrol deputies were dispatched to the 1700 block of Bridle Oaks Court for a suspicious subject that was found in the owner’s residence. The [...]
Mandatory evacuations have been lifted for residences on the following streets south of Potrero Rd. and north of the lake: • Lake Sherwood Drive • Stone Creek Court • Baybrook Court • David Lane • Ravensbury Street • Cricketfield Court • Trentham Road The remainder of Lake Sherwood, Hidden Valley and Carlisle Road remain under mandatory evacuation at this time. There may be sporadic utility outages, so residents are asked to exercise caution when returning. For more information on the status of mandatory evacuations and road closures, [...]
Live streaming of Sgt. Ron Helus’ funeral tomorrow starts at 11:00 am and ends at 1:15 pm. Details here:sburns
Live Stream Start – Approximately 11:00 AM (music will play until services start). Live Stream End – Sometime between 1:15 and 1:30 Facebook Live Stream https://www.facebook.com/VenturaCountySheriff/ Calvary Community Church Live Stream https://calvarywestlake.churchonline.org/
Sgt. Ron Helus’ funeral will take place tomorrow Nov.15, 2018 at noon. Hard road closures will be in effect beginning at 8:00 am on La Tienda and Via Rocas near Cavalry Community Church. The funeral procession will travel a short distance from the church to the Valley Oaks – Griffin Memorial Park on Via Colinas. We are expecting a large number of people attending the funeral. Anyone planning to attend should carpool and arrive early. Traffic impacts are expected throughout [...]
Today, November 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm was supposed to be the swearing-in ceremony of Sheriff Bill Ayub and his executive team at the Ventura County Board of Supervisor’s Hearing Room. In light of recent events impacting the county, the swearing-in ceremony has been canceled. We will announce a future date at a later time. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Mandatory evacuations have been lifted in the following area: Bell Canyon area of Ventura County, west of Valley Circle Blvd. There are extensive power outages in the Bell Canyon area, so residents are asked to exercise caution when returning to their residences. For updates on the status of other mandatory evacuations, visit www.vcemergency.com The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office, Ventura County Fire Department, and Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services thank citizens for their patience and cooperation.