News Story


East County Sheriff's Station/Oak Park - Indecent Exposure Arrest
6/9/2015 5:08:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Indecent Exposure

Report Number:



Medea Creek Park ' Oak Park

Date & Time:

06/06/15 @ 7:00 PM

Unit(s) Responsible:

East County Sexual Assault Unit


(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence


(S) Howard Ammerman

Oak Park




On 06/07/15, (S) Howard Ammerman exposed his genitalia to three juvenile victims who were riding their bikes at Medea Creek Park.  One of the victims also identified Ammerman as the suspect who pulled his pants down, exposing his bare buttocks at the same location on 06/06/15.


Ammerman was arrested and booked into the Pre-Trial Detention Facility in Ventura on two counts of PC 314(1) / Indecent Exposure.  Ammerman is currently out of custody after posting $5,000 bail.


If anyone has further information, you are encouraged to contact Detective Tim Lanquist with the East County Sexual Assault Unit.


Prepared by:

Detective Tim Lanquist




News Release Date:



Media Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Tim Lohman




Approved by:

Captain Mike Hartmann



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).