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Ventura | Armed Robbery in the 1500 block of Spinnaker Dr.

Ventura | Armed Robbery in the 1500 block of Spinnaker Dr.

Ventura Police Department – Incident Press Release On October 31st at 8:35 PM, the Ventura Police Command Center received a 911 call from the owner of a business located in the 1500 block of Spinnaker Dr. who said that his employee had just been robbed at gunpoint. When officers arrived on scene and began the investigation, […]

Ventura | Vagrant Suspect in Attempted Burglary

Ventura | Vagrant Suspect in Attempted Burglary

Ventura Police Department – Incident Press Release On October 31st at 6:46 PM, the Ventura Police Command Center received a 911 call of a subject seen jumping into the backyards of several homes and trying to gain entry into the residences. Before officers arrived at the scene, a witness confronted the suspect (Raylene Juarez 31 years, […]

Ventura Police Look for Pair in Armed Robbery

Ventura Police Look for Pair in Armed Robbery

Ventura Police Department – Incident Press Release On October 31st at 6:07 PM, the suspects entered a business in the 2200 block of N. Ventura Ave, and pointed their weapons at the clerk and removed the cash box from the counter. After grabbing the cash box, both suspects exited the store with the cash box containing […]

Two Victims Stabbed in Ventura

Two Victims Stabbed in Ventura

Ventura Police Department – Incident Press Release On 10/31/2018 at 6:02 AM patrol officers responded to an incident in the 500 block of Cedar Street. Upon arrival, the officers found two stabbing victims inside of the residence. The suspect, who was known by the victims, had fled prior to the officers’ arrival. The investigation revealed there […]

Grant Park Remains Closed for Public Safety and Restoration

Grant Park Remains Closed for Public Safety and Restoration

Grant Park located above Downtown Ventura will remain closed from the impact of the Thomas Fire and will not reopen to the public until the area is safe. The closure is important to protect public safety and to permit the park to recover. The Thomas Fire caused extensive damage by destroying plant material and plant […]

Inmate Death Determined to be Homicide

Inmate Death Determined to be Homicide

Ventura County Sheriff   On October 25, 2018, deputies at the Pre-Trial Detention Facility (PTDF) found Michael Torres unresponsive inside his cell. Emergency aid was immediately rendered, but Mr. Torres was ultimately pronounced deceased at the scene. Investigators have determined that Mr. Torres died as a result of injuries he received from an assault that took place within […]

Vehicle Burglary and Arrest – Ventura

Vehicle Burglary and Arrest – Ventura

City of  Ventura Police Department   On the above date and time, the Ventura Police Department Command Center received a 911 call of a vehicle burglary in progress. The call reported seeing the suspect, later identified as Kai Rose, reach through the open window of a neighbor’s locked vehicle and take property. He was last […]

Ventura Friends of the Library and the Museum of Ventura County Team Up for a Benefit Art Sale

Ventura Friends of the Library and the Museum of Ventura County  Team Up for a Benefit Art Sale

Museum of Ventura County     Ventura, Calif.— A benefit Art Sale with original pieces donated by the family of Hank and Susan Stouz will be held from 11 am – 3 pm on Nov. 10 at the Museum of Ventura County, located at 100 E. Main Street, Ventura. Also available for sale will be […]

Wire Fraud Advisory

Wire Fraud Advisory

Ventura County District Attorney’s Office   VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten warned today of a fraud scheme in which individuals purchasing a home or engaging in business transactions can be tricked into wiring large sums of money to thieves.  Sadly, in many cases, the money cannot be retrieved. This scam is called Business […]

2018-2020 Community Partnerships Granting Program Information Workshop and Request for Proposals

2018-2020 Community Partnerships Granting Program Information Workshop and Request for Proposals

City of Ventura   The City of Ventura has announced that its 2018-2020 grant cycle for the Community Partnerships Granting Program (CPGP) is now open.  Any 501(c)(3) nonprofit, environmental, or social service organization that provides services to City of Ventura residents are eligible to apply. Applications for the 2018-2020 funding are due by Monday, December […]