San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME OF RELEASE: February 24, 2017 – 6:30 am

LOCATION: City of Adelanto INCIDENT: “Operation Safe Home” – Sex Offender Registration Compliance Sweep  

Summary

On Wednesday, February 23, 2017, Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station investigators, State Parole agents and San Bernardino County probation officers conducted a sex registrant compliance sweep. Operation Safe Home consisted of these agencies checking on registered sex offenders who reside in the city of Adelanto to verify they were in compliance with their registration requirements along with probation and parole searches.

   

As a result of Operation Safe Home, two arrests were made and three persons required to register were found to be in violation of their registration terms. Criminal investigations are being conducted on those three persons. Additionally, 40 persons were contacted and found to be in compliance with their registration requirements.    The Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station continues to monitor and conduct random compliance checks of all registered sex offenders within the city of Adelanto. Compliance checks are conducted in accordance with state laws and guidelines for monitoring sex offenders.   Station: Victor Valley Station Refer: Pamela Hoffman Re: Operation Safe Home 02/22/2017 Phone No:760-552-6844

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