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Long Beach – Narcotics Arrest

Nature of Incident: Narcotics Arrest Report Number: 18-191974 Location: 500 Block of N. Ventu Park Road, Thousand Oaks Date & Time: 12/12//2018 @ 4:00 PM Unit(s) Responsible: Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit/Narcotics/Intelligence Sheriff’s Gang Unit (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age Carlos Rojas Solano Long Beach 48 Narrative: On December 12, 2018, Detectives from the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit concluded a narcotics sales investigation into Carlos Rojas Solano out of Long Beach, who was involved [...]

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Ventura – Guns and Narcotics Found During Probation Search

Nature of Incident: Felon in possession of a shotgun Report Number: 18-185810 Location: 200 block of Walnut Drive, Ventura, CA Date & Time: 12/05/18 @ 5:00 PM Unit(s) Responsible: Ventura County Sheriff’s Gang Unit (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty (D)ecedent City of Residence Age (A) Gregory Ledbetter Ventura 28 Narrative: On November 30, 2018, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Gang Unit conducted a probation search in the 200 block of Walnut Drive in the City of Ventura, at the residence of Gregory Ledbetter. [...]

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Thousand Oaks – Attempted Murder Arrest

Nature of Incident: Arrest for Attempt Murder Report Number: 18-191651 Location: 6000 block of East Smoke Tree Ave in Oak Park Date & Time: 12/12/18 at 4:50 am Unit(s) Responsible: East County Patrol Services East County Major Crimes Unit (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence (S) Jaramillo, Amanda Thousand Oaks Narrative: On 12/12/18, at approximately 4:50 am, patrol units from the Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of a subject who had been battered with a baseball bat in the 6000 block of East Smoke Tree Avenue, [...]

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Phone Scam Targets Citizens in Ventura County

Nature of Incident: Phone Scam Targets Citizens in Ventura County Report Number: 18-191806 Location: Ventura County Date & Time: 12-03-2018 @ 12:00 P.M Unit(s) Responsible: Headquarters Station Investigations Narrative: On 12-03-2018, a Ventura resident received a phone call from a male suspect claiming to be a warrant officer by the name of “Paul Hay” from the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office. The suspect told the victim he had an active warrant because the victim failed to appear for grand jury service. The suspect used (805) 779-4009 to [...]

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Thousand Oaks – Child Predator Arrested

Nature of Incident: Arrest of Child Predator Report Number: 18-136139, 18-148131 Location: City of Thousand Oaks Date & Time: 12/6/2018 Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police, Major Crimes / Sexual Assault Unit, Ventura County DA’s Office- Sexual Assault Unit (S)upects, (V)ictims City of Residence Age (S) Abbott, Steven Skyler (V) Juvenile Female (V) Adult Female Thousand Oaks Thousand Oaks Thousand Oaks 69 16 24 Narrative: In September of 2018, Thousand Oaks Police Department patrol deputies responded to a suspected child crimes call in the Newbury Park area within the City of Thousand Oaks.  The 16 year old victim [...]

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Thousand Oaks – Driver’s License / DUI Checkpoint

  Nature of Incident: Driver’s License/DUI Checkpoint Location: Thousand Oaks, CA Date & Time: December 8, 2018 7:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police Department – Traffic Bureau Narrative: Driver’s License/DUI Checkpoint Planned Thousand Oaks, CA – The Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a Driver’s License/DUI Checkpoint on December 8, 2018 at an undisclosed location(s) within the city limits. The deterrent effect of High Visibility Enforcement using both DUI checkpoints and DUI Saturation Patrols has [...]

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Thousand Oaks – Driver’s License / DUI Checkpoint Planned for December 15, 2018

Nature of Incident: Driver’s License/DUI Checkpoint Planned for December 15, 2018 Location: Thousand Oaks, CA Date & Time: December 15, 2018 7:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police Department – Traffic Bureau Narrative: Driver’s License/DUI Checkpoint Planned Thousand Oaks, CA – The Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a Driver’s License/DUI Checkpoint on December 15, 2018 at an undisclosed location(s) within the city limits. The deterrent effect of High Visibility Enforcement using both DUI checkpoints [...]

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Thousand Oaks – Residential Burglar Arrested

Nature of Incident: Residential burglar arrested in Thousand Oaks, CA Report Number: 18-189110 Location: 800 Block of St. Charles Drive, Thousand Oaks, CA Date & Time: 12/07/2018 @ 2:50 AM Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police Department Patrol, Thousand Oaks Police Investigations, Thousand Oaks Directed Enforcement Unit (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age (S) – Ryan Doran Ventura 25 Narrative: On 12/7/18, Detectives from the Thousand Oaks Police Department arrested Ryan Doran for committing a residential burglary during the early morning hours of 12/7/18. On 12/7/18, Thousand [...]

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Thousand Oaks – Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations Planned

  Nature of Incident: Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations Planned Location: Thousand Oaks, CA Date & Time: December 12, 2018 7:00am- 4:00 pm Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police – Traffic Bureau Narrative: Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations Planned The Thousand Oaks Police Department will step up pedestrian safety enforcement operations on Wednesday December 12, 2018 with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists and pedestrians. Routine traffic patrols will focus efforts in trouble spots while special targeted patrols will also be deployed to [...]

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Camarillo – Identity Theft Arrest

Nature of Incident: Identity Theft Arrest Report Number: 18-114746 Location: 4610 Los Angeles Ave Simi Valley / 20216 Roscoe Blvd Canoga Park Date & Time: 11/28/2018 – 8:30 A.M. Unit(s) Responsible: Camarillo Police Department Investigations Bureau and Camarillo Police Department Special Enforcement Detail (S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age (S) Ictue, Elmer    Canoga Park     44 Narrative: On November 28th Detectives from the Camarillo Police Department concluded an identity theft investigation where (S) Elmer Ictue, owner of Elmer’s King’s Tire and Wheel, used the personal information of the victim [...]

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