News Story


Thousand Oaks/ Burglars Arrested
10/12/2011 4:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Thousand Oaks Burglars Arrested

Report Number:



1600 block of Sweet Briar Place, Thousand Oaks, CA

Date & Time:

October 11, 2011 @ 1:00 p.m.

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department Investigations Bureau


City of Residence


(S) Cody Martinez

(S) Travis Jones

(S) Marlene Macias

Thousand Oaks

Simi Valley

Thousand Oaks






On October 11, 2011, a Thousand Oaks resident returned home to discover his house had been burglarized.  The resident heard suspicious noises and observed two suspects fleeing from the residence.  Patrol deputies and detectives from the Thousand Oaks Police Department responded to the neighborhood and began searching for the suspects. 


Deputies located Travis Jones nearby the victim's residence.  As the search continued, Cody Martinez and Marlene Macias were also located by deputies about a half mile away.  All three suspects were taken into custody without further incident. 


This burglary investigation led to the recovery of the victim's stolen property.  Further investigation led to the recovery of additional property.  These suspects have also been linked to another similar crime that recently occurred in Thousand Oaks.


Martinez, Jones and Macias were all arrested for residential burglary.  They are currently in custody at the Ventura County Jail on $50,000.00 bail.


Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against person(s) responsible for these types of crimes.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant Jeff Miller

Media Release Date:

October 12, 2011

Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Matt Young (805) 494-8227

Approved by:

Captain Tim Hagel