News Story


Moorpark - Narcotics Arrests
11/6/2013 8:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Narcotics Arrests

Report Number:



4500 block of Bristlecone Circle, Moorpark

Date & Time:

11/6/2013, 0825 hours

Unit(s) Responsible:

Ventura County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit

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

City of Residence


Hagen, James

Hagen, William






On 11/6/2013, Detectives with the Ventura County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit and Simi Valley Police Department concluded a joint narcotic investigation of two Moorpark residents who were involved in the illegal sales of narcotics to Ventura County residents. At 0820 hours, Detectives detained James Hagen, age 29, and William Hagen, age 55 after they left their Moorpark home.


A search warrant was served at their residence located on the 4500 block of Bristlecone Circle in Moorpark. Detectives located about one pound of methamphetamine, and a quarter pound of cocaine. Additionally, detectives located evidence that James and William were both actively involved in the sales of the drugs. Also seized were several rifles, handguns and currency. 


James and William were booked at the Ventura County Sheriff's East Valley Jail for violations of possession for sales of methamphetamine and cocaine. James and William's bail were set at $50,000.00. They are scheduled to appear in Ventura County Superior Court for arraignment on 11/8/2013, at 1:30 PM. 


Prepared by:

Sgt. Jose Rivera


Media Release Date:



Follow-Up Contact:

Sgt. Jose Rivera, 805-797-6341


Approved by:

Captain Steven Wade



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).