OXNARD POLICE DEPARTMENT
|INCIDENT:||Gang Member Arrested for Possession of a Firearm|
|DATE/TIME:||January 1, 2018, 6 P.M.|
|LOCATION:||Camino Del Sol and Entrada Drive|
|VICTIM:||State of California|
|SUSPECT(S):||Joseph Hidalgo, 23 year old Oxnard Resident|
|PREPARED BY:||Christopher Williams, Commander Christopher.firstname.lastname@example.org 805-385-8290
|CONTACT PERSON AND CONTACT INFO:||Christopher Williams, Commander Christopher.email@example.com 805-207-7234
On January 1, 2018, at about 6 P.M., officers from the Special Enforcement Unit conducted a traffic stop in the area of Camino Del Sol and Entrada Drive. The front passenger of the vehicle, Joseph Hidalgo, had several outstanding warrants and was arrested. During a search of the vehicle, a .22 caliber handgun was located. Hidalgo is a documented gang member and is on probation.
Hidalgo was arrested and later booked into the Ventura County Jail for possessing a firearm while on probation and for carrying a concealed firearm in a vehicle.
The Oxnard Police Department’s Special Enforcement Unit is committed to reducing gang crimes and gun violence in the City of Oxnard through the strict enforcement of laws specifically targeting known, active gang members residing in the city. Anyone with information regarding criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600, or you can remain anonymous by calling the Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477. You can also visit this site: www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit a tip via text or email.
DATE / TIME PREPARED: January 1, 2018, 8:20 P.M.