Department News, Information & Press Releases
Posted: May 15, 2012 11:24 am
On Thursday May 10, 2012, the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to the 17300 block of San Luis regarding a child abduction.
Investigation revealed Georgina Garcia responded to great grandmother's residence and took the 3yr old victim as a result of a custody dispute.
As Georgina Garcia drove away, she struck victim #2, great grandmother, with her vehicle. Victim #2 sustained minor injuries as a result of the collision and was... View Article
Posted: May 11, 2012 4:37 pm
On Thursday May 10, 2012, the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to the area of Santa Catherine and Swallow regarding a possible child annoyance.
Investigation revealed a male suspect approached an 8 year old victim as she was playing near the street. The male suspect asked the girl if she wanted a ride.
When she told him no, the suspect reached toward the girl in an attempt to grab her. The victim then ran to her nearby... View Article
Posted: May 11, 2012 2:02 pm
On Thursday May 10, 2012, the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to the area of Foothill St. and Azalea Ave. regarding a report of an indecent exposure.
Investigation revealed the 17yr old victim was waiting for a ride home from school in the area. As she waited, a male suspect seated in a vehicle asked her if she wanted a ride.
The female victim looked at the suspect and observed he was masturbating. The victim ran from the suspect... View Article
WOMAN CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER FOR VIOLENTLY BEATING VICTIM WITH ROCK AND SHOE
Posted: May 10, 2012 7:20 am
WESTMINSTER - A woman will be arraigned tomorrow on charges of attempted murder for violently beating a victim with a rock and shoe.
Minh Tam Thi Phan, 50, San Diego County, is charged with one felony count of premeditated attempted murder, one felony count of assault with a deadly weapon,
and one felony count of false imprisonment by violence and deceit with sentencing enhancements for causing great bodily injury and personal use of a... View Article
Click It or Ticket to Boost Seat Belt Use
Posted: May 9, 2012 2:25 pm
Motorists who refuse to wear their seat belts - BEWARE. The 2012 start-of-summer Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization kicks off May 21 to help save lives by cracking down on those who don't buckle up.
The Fountain Valley Police Department is joining with other state and local law enforcement officers to help save more lives by strongly enforcing seat belt laws around the clock.
Seat belts are the most effective piece of... View Article
Police to Increase Enforcement Aimed at Dangerous Riders and Careless Motorists
Posted: May 3, 2012 12:00 am
The Fountain Valley Police Department will be conducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation on May 23, 2012, in an effort to continue lowering deaths and injuries.
Extra officers will be on duty patrolling areas frequented by motorcyclists and where motorcycle crashes occur. Officers will be cracking down on traffic violations made by regular vehicle drivers
as well as motorcyclists that can lead to motorcycle collisions,... View Article
Fountain Valley Police Department Targets Impaired Drivers with Checkpoint
Posted: Apr 2, 2012 2:12 pm
Fountain Valley, CA - The Fountain Valley Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, April 20, 2012, between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m.
The location of the checkpoint will be made available the day of the checkpoint by contacting the Police Department.
The Department is continuing its ongoing campaign to reduce the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol involved crashes.... View Article