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28 arrested in Ventura County parole/probation sweep

Ventura County Jail, 800 S. Victoria Ave., Ventura (Google Maps)

January 28, 2014 12:00:00 AM PST
Law enforcement officers arrested 28 people in a countywide sweep Saturday.

The Ventura County Sheriff's Office said nearly 60 law enforcement officers conducted probation and parole sweeps in the unincorporated communities of El Rio, Nyeland Acres and Saticoy.

There were 57 pre-determined locations focused on individuals convicted of gang-, drug- or theft-related crimes.

The arrests on new charges included drug influence and possession, illegal weapons, and violations of probation and parole. The suspects were all booked into the Ventura County Jail.