News Story


West County - Oxnard couple arrested for narcotics sales
7/25/2012 2:44:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Narcotics Seizure and Arrests

Report Number:



3000 Block Nimes Lane, Oxnard, Ca

Date & Time:

07/24/12 @ 1600 hours

Unit Responsible:

Special Services Bureau-Narcotics-west County Street Team

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

City of Residence


Jose Ramirez

Sandra Bautista







Detectives with the Sheriff's Narcotics Bureau, West County Street Team, received information that Jose Ramirez is selling methamphetamine from a residence in the 3000 block of Nimes Lane, Oxnard. During surveillance, investigators witnessed Ramirez conduct narcotics sales. A search warrant was obtained for Ramirez and his residence. On 7/24/2012, the search warrant was served and Ramirez was detained. A search of the residence revealed approximately 8 ounces of methamphetamine, a handgun and rifle. Ramirez' girlfriend, Sandra Bautista, arrived at the residence while detectives were present and was found to be in possession of methamphetamine.


Ramirez was arrested for possession of methamphetamine for sale. Bautista was arrested for possession of methamphetamine. Both were booked into the Sheriff's Main Jail.


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sgt. M. Horne

Media Release Date:


Follow-Up Contact:

Captain Don Aguilar  (805) 797-7349

Approved by:

Captain Bill Flannigan


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).