News Story

 

Sex Registrant Compliance Sweep in Fillmore/ Piru/ Moorpark
4/20/2015 8:05:00 PM

 

Nature of Incident:

Sex Registrant Compliance Sweep

Report Number:

N/A

Location:

Areas of Fillmore / Piru / Moorpark

Date & Time:

Saturday, April 18th, 2015     8:00 AM ' 1:00 PM

Unit(s) Responsible:

Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau

 

 

Narrative:

On Saturday, April 18th, 2015, detectives assigned to the Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau conducted compliance checks at the residences of registered sex offenders in the areas of Fillmore, Piru, and Moorpark. The compliance checks were part of the Sexual Assault Felony Enforcement (SAFE / ELEAS) Grant.

 

Thirty (30) of the thirty three (33) registered sex offenders were found to be in compliance with their registration requirement. Three (3) registrants were not contacted because they were not home or had moved. Sheriff's detectives will follow-up to determine if the registrants are out-of-compliance.

 

The Ventura County Sheriff's Office will be conducting similar sweeps on an ongoing basis, to verify registered sex offenders are living at their reported residences and in compliance with any probation or parole terms.

 

Residents of Ventura County can visit the Megan's Law website (www.meganslaw.ca.gov) to familiarize themselves with the sex registrants in their community.

 

Prepared by:

Sergeant Ryan Clark 

Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau / Sexual Assault Unit

 

News Release Date:

April 20th, 2015

 

Media Follow-Up Contact:

Investigator Jim Botting / 805-384-4743

Jim.botting@ventura.org

 

Approved by:

Captain Melissa Smith

 







 

Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).

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