On Monday, February 22, 2016 at 2:30 p.m., officers from the Special Enforcement Unit conducted a probation search in 500 block of E. Poplar Avenue. The search was conducted on Raymundo Lopez, 20, who is a documented gang member. During the search a stolen handgun was located. Lopez was arrested on weapon and stolen property related charges and booked into the Ventura County Jail.
The Oxnard Police Department Special Enforcement Unit is committed to reducing gang crimes and violence in the City of Oxnard through the strict enforcement of laws specifically targeting known, active gang members in the city. Citizens are reminded to contact the Police Department when they observe suspicious activity or are witnesses to a crime.