Author - Cynthia Elliott

Mandatory Evacuations Lifted in Lake Sherwood Area South of Potrero Rd. and North of the Lake

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, [...]

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Sgt. Ron Helus Funeral – Traffic Impacts in Westlake Village

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 [...]

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Sheriff Bill Ayub’s Swearing in Ceremony Postponed – Future date to be determined

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.

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Mandatory Evacuations Lifted in Bell Canyon Area of Ventura County

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.

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Mandatory Evacuations Lifted for Westlake Area of Thousand Oaks

Mandatory evacuations have been lifted in the following areas: Within the perimeters east of Potrero Rd., east of Westlake Blvd., South of Highway 101, and west of L.A./Ventura County line. There may be sporadic utility outages, 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 Thousand Oaks Police Department, Ventura County Sheriff’s Office, Ventura County Fire Department and Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services thank citizens for their patience [...]

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Anonymous Tip of a Gun Investigated at Fillmore High School

Nature of Incident: Anonymous Tip of a Gun Investigated at Fillmore High School Report Number: 18-177636 Location: Fillmore High School, 555 Central Avenue, Fillmore Date & Time: 11-13-18 / 1050 hours Unit(s) Responsible: Ventura County Sheriff’s Office – Fillmore Patrol, Sheriff’s Intelligence Unit, Sheriff’s Gang Unit, Ventura Police Department, Fillmore Unified School District (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent / City of Residence / Age Narrative: The Fillmore Police Department and Ventura County Sheriff’s Office investigated an anonymous tip of a gun on the campus of Fillmore High [...]

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Borderline Card, gift, and package collection

Nature of Incident: Thousand Oaks Police Department collects cards, gifts and care packages for Borderline shooting victims Report Number: 18-175110 Location: Thousand Oaks Police Station Date & Time: November 13, 2018 9 A.M. Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police Department Narrative: Last Wednesday, November 7, 2018, the Thousand Oaks Community and the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office – Thousand Oaks Police- were struck by a tragedy of an almost unimaginable proportions due to the mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill. The citizens of Thousand Oaks, as [...]

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Borderline Incident

Nature of Incident: Update to Borderline Bar & Grill Shooting Report Number: 18-17510 Location: 99 Rolling Oaks Drive, Thousand Oaks, CA Date & Time: November 7, 2018 @ 11:19 PM Unit(s) Responsible: Sheriff’s Major Crimes Bureau, Federal Bureau of Investigations, Ventura County District Attorney’s Office, Thousand Oaks Police Department Narrative: The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigations are conducting an extensive investigation into the Borderline Bar & Grill shooting that occurred on November 7, 2018. Continuing efforts are being made to [...]

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Mandatory Evacuations Remain in Effect South of Potrero Rd for Lake Sherwood & Hidden Valley Areas

Mandatory evacuations continue south of Potrero Rd. for Lake Sherwood and Hidden Valley areas, including Carlisle Rd. This mandatory evacuation area is within the perimeters east of Las Posas Rd., south of Potrero Rd., west of the L.A./Ventura County line, and residents along and north of Pacific Coast Highway. For updated information on the status of mandatory evacuations and road closures, visit www.emergency.com

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