Fountain Valley Police Department Targets Impaired Drivers with Checkpoint
Posted: Jun 14, 2012 1:49 pm
Fountain Valley, CA - The Fountain Valley Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/driver's license checkpoint on Friday, June 29, 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 collisions.... View Article
Special Olympics Torch Run
Posted: Jun 6, 2012 11:10 am
On Friday June 8, 2012 at 10:55 a.m. the Fountain Valley Police Department will participate in the Special Olympics Torch Run by carrying the Torch through Fountain Valley on one leg of its journey. The Torch will be passed from the Westminster Police Department to Fountain Valley Police Officers at the intersection of Magnolia and Edinger. The Fountain Valley Police Department will carry the Torch through Fountain Valley and deliver it to the... View Article
POLICE TO TARGET UNSAFE BICYCLE RIDERS DURING SUMMER MONTHS
Posted: May 30, 2012 7:32 am
The Fountain Valley Police Department calls upon bicycle riders and motorists alike to be cautious during the month of June, and throughout the summer months.
The total number of bicycle deaths in California has remained flat for the last two reporting years, while injuries have increased 4.6 percent. Encouragingly, deaths and injuries for bicycle riders under age 15 have continued to fall. Bicycles are associated with more childhood injuries... View Article
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