Press Releases

Saturday 11/10/2018 2:35 PM - Ventura County Mutual Aid

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Ventura County Mutual Aid
Date and Time of Incident: 11-10-18
Place of Occurrence: Ventura County Area
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 11-10-18, the Sheriff's Office received a request to redeploy resources for mutual aid assistance to Ventura County. The Sheriff's Office along with law enforcement agencies from across San Luis Obispo County, are responding to assist with the growing Woolsey and Hill wildfires. Due to the change of the fire's behavior, a total of 27 law enforcement personnel from the County are now being deployed to assist Ventura County with evacuations in the area. The Sheriff's Office has deployed 17 Deputies. Additionally, the Pismo Beach Police Department, San Luis Obispo Police Department, Arroyo Grande Police Department, Cal Poly University Police, and Cuesta College Police are each sending two police officers from their respective agencies. The Sheriff's Office will continue to coordinate resources with other local law enforcement agencies to provide further personnel to Ventura County if additional resources are requested.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Saturday 11/10/2018 2:35 PM