News Story


Oxnard Man Arrested for Sales of Rock Cocaine
10/22/2012 11:30:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Narcotics Arrest

Report Number:



400 Block of West Channel Islands Boulevard, Oxnard

Date & Time:

10/18/2012, 4:08 P.M.

Unit Responsible:

Ventura County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit

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

City of Residence


Britt, Vecente




On 10/18/2012, detectives with the Ventura County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit concluded an investigation into a subject identified as Vecente Britt, who was selling illegal drugs in the city of Oxnard. Members of the Camarillo Special Enforcement Detail assisted narcotics detectives by stopping and detaining Britt a short distance from his residence. A Ventura County Sheriff's K9 unit conducted a search of Britt's vehicle and located about 8-grams of rock cocaine packaged for sales.


Detectives later served a search warrant at Britt's residence located in the 3100 block of Eden Street in the city of Oxnard. During the search of the residence, detectives located additional rock cocaine packaged for sale. 


Britt was arrested for possession of cocaine for sales and transportation. He was booked at the Ventura County Jail pending bail or arraignment.




Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant Jose Rivera

Media Release Date:


Follow-Up Contact:

Sergeant Jose Rivera, 805-383-8700

Approved by:

Captain Bill Flannigan