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Copper Theft Suspect Arrested
Posted: Oct 29, 2013 5:10 pm
Press Release
On October 29, 2013 the Fountain Valley Police Department Detective Bureau and Crime Suppression Unit concluded a copper theft investigation and arrested Brian Colin, 27, from Riverside. On October 12, 2013 Colin climbed onto the rooftop of a business in the 17000 block of Magnolia in Fountain Valley and removed copper from air conditioning units. A witness observed... View Article

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day scheduled for October 26, 2013
Posted: Oct 21, 2013 12:00 am
Press Release
Drug abuse continues to be a problem that impacts young and old alike. Studies show that the majority of abused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends, including the home medicine cabinet. In an effort to address this issue, DEA, in conjunction with state and local law enforcement agencies throughout the United States conducts National Prescription Drug Take Back Days. View Article

Additional Victims Sought
Posted: Oct 17, 2013 5:26 pm
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On 7-11-13 the Fountain Valley Police Department arrested Scott Ruvolo, 56 years of age from Victorville, after he was attempting to record women changing in the dressing room at the Salvation Army thrift store located at 16119 Brookhurst in Fountain Valley. A search of Ruvolo’s cell phone revealed he recorded two additional unidentified female victims... View Article

Two Arrested for Assault
Posted: Oct 15, 2013 10:55 am
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On 10-12-13 at 7:48 pm, Fountain Valley Police responded to the 8900 block of Nightingale Ave. after receiving a report of several subjects fighting in the street. Officers arrived and detained multiple people in front of, and ultimately inside a home. During this fight, Brandon Blanford (21) received a knife wound to his forehead; he was later arrested for Felony assault. Luis Torres (19) received a... View Article

Posted: Sep 25, 2013 5:07 pm
Press Release
 On 9-24-13 at approximately 8:00 PM, the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to the intersection of Ward Street and Slater Avenue regarding an injury traffic collision.  Investigation revealed a Lexus IS300 entered the intersection from eastbound Slater Avenue proceeding straight.   A 16 year old male skateboarder crossed the intersection from... View Article

Posted: Sep 12, 2013 12:00 am
The Fountain Valley Police Department will host "Coffee with a Cop" on September 18 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Starbucks Coffee, 17850 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley. "Coffee with a Cop" is an opportunity for community members to enjoy a cup of coffee with their police officers and discuss... View Article

Fountain Valley Police Department Fatal Traffic Collision
Posted: Sep 3, 2013 9:00 am
Press Release
On Saturday August 31, 2013 at 1647 Hrs., Fountain Valley Police responded to a traffic collision involving a motorcycle and a SUV near the intersection of Brookhurst and Warner. The driver of the motorcycle was ejected upon making contact with the SUV. The motorcyclist identified as Dung Duc Trinh, 48 years old from Los Angeles, was transported to UCI with traumatic injuries. View Article