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Posted: Aug 14, 2012 12:00 am
Press Release
On Monday, August 13, 2012, at approximately 1:21pm, Fountain Valley Police received a call of a fight in progress at the 7/11 store parking lot, located at 16475 Harbor Blvd, Fountain Valley, CA. Officers arrived at the scene within a few minutes and observed a male subject down in the parking lot with an apparent gunshot wound to the neck. Fountain Valley Fire Department responded to the scene to treat the victim who was pronounced dead at the... View Article

Narcotics Arrests and Search Warrant
Posted: Jul 26, 2012 12:00 am
Press Release
On Wednesday, July 11, 2012, the Fountain Valley Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit arrested Humberto Serabia (1/18/89) for possession of narcotics for sale. Serabia also had an outstanding Federal RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization Act) warrant for his arrest. This warrant stemmed from operation “Black Flag” in 2011. Operation “Black Flag” was a multi-jurisdictional organized crime... View Article

Massage Business Compliance Checks
Posted: Jul 19, 2012 5:42 pm
Press Release
On July 17, 2012, Fountain Valley Police Detectives, Code Enforcement, Business Licensing and Employment Enforcement Task Force Detectives conducted business compliance checks at seven businesses that offer massage services. These business compliance checks are part of our efforts to ensure the businesses offering massage services are not fronts for prostitution... and human trafficking and are complying with labor, health and building... View Article

Posted: Jul 18, 2012 12:00 am
Press Release
WESTMINSTER - A 71-year-old man has been arrested and charged with forcibly raping a 10-year-old girl and committing lewd acts against another and possessing pornographic photos of her. Donald Roy Shipley, 71, Fountain Valley, is charged with one felony count each of forcible lewd acts on a child under 14, lewd acts... View Article

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