News Story


Arrest of Sex Assault Suspect / Sex Registrant
4/27/2017 7:00:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Arrest of Sex Assault Suspect  / Sex Registrant

Report Number:

RB #17-59568


200 Block of Wendy Drive, Newbury Park, Ca.

Date & Time:

April 27, 2017, 11:00 a.m.

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department ' Investigations Bureau


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

City of Residence



(A) Gomez, Adrian

(V) Adult Female



Newbury Park

Newbury Park






On April 25, 2017, at about 7:00 p.m., deputies assigned to the Thousand Oaks Police Department responded to a call for service where an adult female was reporting she was sexually assaulted by an acquaintance after taking a prescribed medication.  


Investigators from the Thousand Oaks Investigative Bureau responded and assisted with the initial call for service.  During the investigation it was learned the suspect, Adrian Gomez, was a registered sex offender who was also currently on California State parole for a child molest that occurred in 2010.


On April 27, 2017, at approximately 11:00 a.m., detectives located and talked with Gomez at a relative's residence in Newbury Park.  At the conclusion of their interview, detectives arrested Gomez for 261(a)(4)(A) P.C. ' Rape Of An Unconscious Person and 3056 P.C. ' Parole Hold. 


Gomez was booked into the East County Jail facility.  He is currently being held on $120,000.00 for the 261(a)(4)(A) PC charge; the 3056 PC charge has no bail.  Gomez is scheduled to appear in Ventura County Superior Court on May 1, 2017 @ 1:30 p.m.


Prepared by:

Sergeant Dan Hawes


Media Release Date:

April 27, 2017


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Darin Yanover, (805) 947-6532




Approved by:

Captain Bill Schierman