San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: Thursday, June 24, 2016 2:00-9:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Communities of Helendale and Silver Lakes

INCIDENT: Proactive Patrol Operation / Probation and Parole Compliance Check.


On Thursday, June 23, 2016, from 2:00 to 9:30 p.m., law enforcement personnel performed a proactive patrol, probation and parole compliance operation in Helendale and Silver Lakes. Deputies from the Victor Valley Station, San Bernardino County Probation, and State Parole officers participated in the compliance event. The 13 officers assigned to the operation checked on probationers and parolees who reside in the area as well as conducting proactive enforcement in the community.

During the operation, three felony arrests were made which included a marijuana THC extraction laboratory and probation violations. Nine persons were arrested for misdemeanor violations which included: driving under the influence, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and outstanding arrest warrants. Deputies also identified and documented two gang members.

This event is part of the San Bernardino County Sheriff Department’s ongoing efforts to enhance safety in the communities it serves.

Station:Victor Valley Station
Refer:Sergeant Robert Vaccari
Phone No:760-552-6800

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