News Story


Simi Valley - Man Arrested by Narcotics Detectives for Heroin Sales
10/4/2013 4:30:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Narcotics Arrest

Report Number:



5000 block of Hidden Park Court, Simi Valley

Date & Time:

10/4/2013, 1630 hours

Unit(s) Responsible:

Simi Valley Police and Ventura County Sheriff's Office Narcotic Units

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

City of Residence


Hand, Terry

Simi Valley



On 10/4/2013, Detectives with the Simi Valley Police and Ventura County Sheriff's Narcotics Units concluded a joint narcotics investigation of a 30 year old Simi Valley resident, Terry Hand, who was suspected of selling heroin to residents in the Simi Valley area.


Detectives with the Simi Valley Police Department's Special Enforcement Section detained Hand after he was seen in a shopping center in Simi Valley. After being detained, Narcotic Detectives searched Hand's residence located on the 5000 block of Hidden Park Court in Simi Valley. During the search, detectives located over 21 grams of heroin and evidence Hand was actively involved in the sales of heroin.   


Hand was arrested for Possession for Sale of a Controlled Substance and booked into the county jail pending the posting of bail, $50,000 or his conditional release. Hand will be scheduled to appear in court on 10/8/2013, at 1:30 pm.

Prepared by:

Sergeant Jose Rivera


Media Release Date:



Follow-Up Contact:

Sergeant Jose Rivera (805) 797-6341


Approved by:

Captain J. Hernandez



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).