Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Benjamin Medina
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On Friday, April 1, 2022, members of the San Jacinto Sheriff’s Station, in partnership with the Perris Sheriff’s Station Special Enforcement Team, Jurupa Valley Sheriff’s Station Special Enforcement Team, Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station Special Enforcement Team, Southwest Sheriff’s Station Special Enforcement Team, Gang Task Force 2, 3, 4, 6, and 7, Major Crimes Unit, Mounted Enforcement Detail, Marijuana Eradication Team, Special Enforcement Bureau, Traffic teams, Robert Presley Detention Center, Cois Byrd Detention Facility, John Benoit Detention Center, Central PACT, California Highway Patrol, Hemet Police Department, Cal Fire, Fish and Wildlife, SERT, Riverside County Probation Department, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Parole Division, conducted a Parole and Probation Compliance Sweep/ Saturation Patrol at multiple locations within the San Jacinto Valley, which is comprised of the cities of San Jacinto and Hemet, as well as other unincorporated communities in the area, Anza and Idyllwild. The following are the results of the Operation:
- 80 parole and probation compliance checks.
- 45 felony arrests.
- 72 misdemeanor arrests.
- 12 firearms.
- Black powder, as well as additional improvised explosive device components.
- Approximately 15 lbs. of methamphetamine.
- Approximately 2 lbs. of heroin.
- Indoor Marijuana grow with 671 marijuana plants.
- 75 traffic citations.
- 12 vehicles towed and stored.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is committed to creating safe and secure neighborhoods. Therefore, the San Jacinto and Hemet Sheriff’s Station will be conducting similar sweeps on an ongoing basis. Anyone with information regarding the investigations or arrests made during the operation is encouraged to call Deputy Milburn at the San Jacinto Sheriff’s Station (951) 654-2702.
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