News Story


Camarillo/ Narcotic Sales and Weapons Seizure
12/15/2011 9:11:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Narcotic Sales and Weapons Seizure

Report Number:



900 Block of Paseo Camarillo, Camarillo

Date & Time:


Unit Responsible:

Sheriff's East County Narcotic Enforcement Team- City of Camarillo Special Enforcement Detail

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (W)itnesses (D)ecedent

City of Residence


Adam Burgess





On 12-12-2011, the Sheriff's East County Narcotic Street Team along with the City of Camarillo Special Enforcement Detail concluded a month long narcotic investigation into Adam Burgess. Investigators received information that Burgess was selling various drugs including Methadone, Oxycodone, heroin, cocaine, LSD, Xanax and Valium. Burgess agreed to meet with and sell a quantity of Oxycodone to an undercover narcotic investigator. Burgess sold the undercover officer a quantity of Oxycodone pills and offered to sell the officer the other listed drugs. A search warrant was obtained for Burgess' residence in the 900 block of Paseo Camarillo. Investigators seized a small quantity of heroin, several Oxycodone pills and several firearms. Burgess had a loaded firearm on his nightstand next to his drugs along with two rifles and a shotgun. Burgess was booked into the county jail for narcotic sales and weapon charges. Burgess will be arraigned in the Ventura County Superior Court on 12-14-2011.


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant Robert Thomas

Media Release Date:


Follow-Up Contact:

Sergeant Robert Thomas

805-383-8710 or

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