San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: April 22, 2016

INCIDENT: Vandalism / Graffiti

LOCATION: Paradise Park, Yucca Valley

SUSPECT(S): Unknown suspect(s)

VICTIM(S): Town of Yucca Valley


On April 22, an unknown suspect(s) spray painted graffiti in numerous areas within Paradise Park, including the park’s restrooms, picnic tables, park signs, concrete and a storage container. The town paid close to $2,000 to repair the vandalism.


The Town of Yucca Valley has a large expansion project at Paradise Park underway, which is intended to give the youth of the area a nice and safe recreation park. Vandalism such as this only takes money away from the project, which is intended to improve the area.


The Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s assistance and anyone with information related to the investigation is asked to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at (760) 366-4175.Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact We-Tip at 1-888-78-CRIME or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at


Refer:Sergeant Derek Garvin

Station:Morongo Basin Station

Phone No.(760) 366-4175

Case No.231600729

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