San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: August 04, 2016, at approximately 00:20PM

INCIDENT: Possession of Dangerous Weapon

LOCATION: Barton Rd./Mt. Vernon Ave. Grand Terrace, Ca.

SUSPECT(S): Michael Hoffman 39yo, resident of Colton

VICTIM(S): The State of California


On August 4, 2016, at approximately 12:20 a.m., Deputy Tabor from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Central Station (Grand Terrace Police), conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle being driven by Michael Hoffman, for a suspended registration.Hoffman displayed symptoms of being under the influence of marijuana. During a pat down search of Hoffman’s person, Tabor located metal knuckles in his right rear pocket.  Hoffman was transported to Central Detention Center for booking.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Central Station at (909)387-3545. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call Wee-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the website at

Refer: Deputy S. Tabor

Station: Central Station (Grand Terrace Police)

Case #: 121600621

Phone No.

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