News Story


Camarillo/ Arrest of Felon in Possession of a Firearm
7/23/2011 8:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:     Arrest of Felon in Possession of a Firearm      


Location:  1200 Block of Escalon Drive, Oxnard                 


Date & Time/ RB#:     July 22, 2011 / 11-16554                   


Unit Responsible:  Camarillo Police Services ' Special Enforcement Detail              


(A) Arrestee                                    City of Residence                                               Age


(A) Glass, William                                 Oxnard                                                         28 yrs




On July 22, 2011, deputies assigned to the Camarillo Special Enforcement Detail received information regarding the existence of a felony arrest warrant for Oxnard resident William Glass. Although Glass resides in Oxnard, he has been known to frequent the city of Camarillo. Glass is currently on parole and is a documented Oxnard gang member. According to additional information, Glass is known to carry firearms and is considered armed and dangerous.


At approximately 1500 hours, deputies located and arrested Glass in the 1200 Block of Escalon Drive in the city of Oxnard. During the arrest, Glass was found to be in possession of a loaded handgun, ammunition, and a small quantity of methamphetamine.  


Glass was booked at the Ventura County Main Jail for the felony warrant, felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, possession of a controlled substance, and street gang terrorism. Glass remains in custody on a parole hold.    


Officer Preparing Release:    Sergeant John J. Gleason, Camarillo Special Enforcement Detail


Follow-up Contact:  Detective Eduardo Malagon (805) 388-5114                                       


Date of Release:  July 23, 2011


Approved By: Captain Bruce Macedo