San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: January 27, 2016 9:45 a.m.

INCIDENT: Male Arrested for Possession of Narcotics for Sale

LOCATION: 700 Block E. Meadow, Big Bear City

SUSPECT: Daniel O’Connell, 49-year-old, resident of Big Bear City


While conducting a probation check on January 26, 2016 at a residence in the 700 block of E. Meadow Lane in Big Bear City, deputies of the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station’s Multi-Enforcement Team arrested 49-year-old Daniel O’Connell. During a search of the residence, O’Connell was found to be in possession of methamphetamine, marijuana, and paraphernalia consistent with drug sales.

O’Connell was taken into custody without incident and booked on felony charges of possession of narcotics for sale and a misdemeanor charge of possession of unlawful paraphernalia. Suspect Daniel O’Connell remains in custody in lieu of $60,000 bail, with an arraignment hearing scheduled for January 28 in San Bernardino County Superior Court.

The Multi-Enforcement Team of the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station works proactively with Big Bear patrol deputies, County Probation officers, and State Parole officers to routinely conduct home visits and searches on local parolees and probationers pursuant to the terms and conditions of their release.

Refer: Tiffany Swantek, PIO

Station: Big Bear Sheriff’s Station

Phone No.909-866-0100

Case No.061600081

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division

655 E. Third Street

San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

Telephone: (909) 387-3700