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Thousand Oaks - Investigators Arrest Residential Burglary Suspect who Tried to Sell Victim's Stolen Property Online
8/16/2013 3:30:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Arrest of Residential Burglary Suspect

Report Number:

RB # 13-18117


800 block Danvers Circle, Newbury Park

Date & Time:

8/15/13 / 1700 hours

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Investigation Unit

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

City of Residence



(S) Matthew Carillo

Newbury Park





On 8-14-13, the victim reported several items of electronic equipment had been stolen from her residence. Detectives from the Thousand Oaks Police Department began an investigation and learned several of the stolen items were being listed for sale on an online website by Matthew Carillo.  Detectives arranged to meet Carillo and purchase the items. When Carillo showed up with the stolen property, he was arrested by detectives.

A search warrant was then served at his residence and additional stolen property belonging to the victim was discovered. Carillo was booked into the Ventura County Jail on residential burglary charges and his bail was set at $60,000. This case is still ongoing and detectives are determining if any other suspects are involved.

The Thousand Oaks Police Department would like to remind residents to make sure their doors and windows are locked when no one is home and to report any suspicious activity in their neighborhood to 805-654-9511.



Prepared by:

Senior Deputy Widofsky #3709


Media Release Date:



Follow-Up Contact:

Senior Deputy Lanquist (805) 494-8208


Approved by:

Captain Mike Hartmann