News Story


Detectives Investigating Home Invasion Robbery in Thousand Oaks
10/30/2012 5:00:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Home Invasion Robbery

Report Number:



3900 ' block of  Skelton Canyon Circle, Thousand Oaks, Ca.

Date & Time:

Oct. 30, 2012 @ 6:45 a.m.

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department Investigations Bureau


Three unidentified men confronted a woman at gunpoint inside her residence Tuesday morning during a home invasion robbery.


The victim's husband had left for work just minutes before the suspects entered the home and confronted the woman, who was home alone.


The suspects wore ski masks and hooded sweatshirts. At least one of the men displayed a handgun during the robbery. The men left with jewelry and cash after tying up the victim. The woman was able to free herself after several minutes and call 9-1-1.


The victim was not injured during the robbery, and there is little known about the suspects at this time. They were described as black males, with no further details given, other than they drove away in a sedan in an unknown direction.


Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact investigators at (805)494-8201.

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).


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sgt. Eric Buschow

Media Release Date:

Oct. 30, 2012

Follow-Up Contact:

Sgt. Eric Buschow (805)947-8129

Approved by:

Captain Don Aguilar