Location: Tulare County
Incident Date: 10/21/15
Case Number: 15-12950
Posted by: Media Relations
On 10-21-2015 local Law Enforcement Agencies participated in the National Family Violence Apprehension Detail. The detail is associated with October being the Domestic Violence awareness month. Participating agencies serve outstanding arrest warrants for domestic violence related crimes. The local agencies were:
Tulare County Sheriff's Office
Visalia City Police Department
Tulare City Police Department
Porterville City Police Department
Lindsay City Police Department
Exeter City Police Department
Farmersville City Police Department
Woodlake City Police Department
Dinuba City Police Department
There were 50 law enforcement personnel assisting with the cooperative detail.
During this detail there were 187 active arrest warrants. The agencies made 193 attempts to serve the warrants with 35 being served and 24 suspects being taken into custody.
Also during the detail 2 additional suspects were located with a combined 10 active arrest warrants that were served with the suspects taken into custody.
Sheriff Mike Boudreaux encourages victims of domestic violence to seek assistance and report the crime to local law enforcement agencies.