Department News, Information & Press Releases
The Fountain Valley Police Department Working to Improve Motorcycle Safety
Posted: Jul 17, 2012 12:00 am
The Fountain Valley Police Department will be conducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation on July 19, 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
2011 Annual Report
Posted: Jul 11, 2012 4:09 pm
The Fountain Valley Police Department's 2011 Annual Report has just been released. It has been compiled and provided in the hope it will articulate some of the Department's vital functions in keeping Fountain Valley residents and visitors save. We anticipate reporting to stakeholders each year on our progress and challenges, as we believe an important part of planning for the future is to take an unvarnished look at what... View Article
ARREST FOR ATTEMPTED HOMICIDE
Posted: Jul 10, 2012 8:28 am
On Monday July 9, 2012, the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to the 9300 block of Clover Court regarding a possible stabbing. The female reporting party said she stabbed her boyfriend multiple times because he wanted to die. Upon Officers arrival, a male victim was located within the residence with multiple stab wounds. The 33yr old victim was transported to an area hospital and underwent surgery for his injuries.
The victimís 45yr... View Article
Posted: Jul 10, 2012 12:00 am
On July 7, 2012, Fountain Valley Police responded to an area hospital reference a stabbing victim in the emergency room. The man was brought to the hospital by friends. The victim was stabbed while attending a party in the area of Brookhurst Street and Warner Avenue sometime around 1:30 AM. The victim was stabbed in his lower abdomen. The victim is being treated at an area hospital and his status is unknown at the time of this press release. The... View Article
Vehicle Pursuit and Arrest
Posted: Jul 6, 2012 12:00 am
On 07-06-12 at approximately 0014 hours, a Fountain Valley Police Officer observed a white Toyota 4Runner parked on the shoulder of southbound Brookhurst on the 405 freeway overpass. The vehicle appeared to have recent front end collision damage. When the officer parked behind the 4Runner to render assistance, it drove off southbound Brookhurst and ran a red light at Talbert while making a U-turn onto northbound Brookhurst. The Officer attempted... View Article
Vehicle Pursuit and Apprehension
Posted: Jul 3, 2012 10:58 am
On July 2, 2012 at 2:50 pm the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to a call of suspicious circumstances at 17330 Brookhurst. The reporting party said there was a vehicle at that location with a hose connected to the vehicle in an unusual manner. The reporting party described the suspicious vehicle as a Chevy Avalanche and said it was occupied by a female adult.
Officers arrived on scene at saw the vehicle leave southbound on... View Article
Fountain Valley Police Department Targets Impaired Drivers with Checkpoint
Posted: Jul 3, 2012 10:54 am
In an effort to reduce the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol involved traffic collisions, the Fountain Valley Police Department conducted a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on Friday, June 29th from 9pm until 3am. The checkpoint was on Brookhurst Street at the intersection of Talbert Avenue, in the City of Fountain Valley.
A total of 968 vehicles traveled through the checkpoint and officers were able to contact 933 of the drivers.... View Article