San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: July 9, 2016 / 10:00 p.m.

INCIDENT: Felon in Possession of Handgun, Possession of PCP, Resisting Arrest LOCATION: Waterman Ave. and Central Ave., San Bernardino SUSPECT(S): Jimoh Aliu, 28-year-old resident of San Bernardino VICTIM(S): State of California 


On Saturday, July 9, 2016, at approximately 10:00 p.m., Deputy Gile, from the Sheriff’s Central Station, conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for vehicle code violations. When Deputy Gile made contact with the driver, later identified as Jimoh Aliu, Aliu appeared to be under the influence. Deputy Gile had Aliu conduct field sobriety tests. Aliu became combative and resisted arrest. After a brief struggle Aliu was taken into custody. It was later determined Aliu was under the influence of phencyclidine (PCP). During a search of Aliu he was found to be in possession of PCP. Deputies located a loaded 22 cal Beretta handgun in Aliu’s vehicle. Aliu was arrested and booked at the Central Detention Center.


Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact Central Station at (909) 387-3545. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the website at  Refer:Deputy J. Gile Station: Central Station Case #: 151601271 Phone No. (909) 387-3545

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