Location: North County Area of Tulare County

Incident Date: 10-18-14

Victim: State of California

Posted by: Media Relations

On Saturday 10/18/2014 the Gang Violence Suppression Unit, North County Area conducted gang suppression activities in an effort to combat gang violence with a zero tolerance for gang activities and made the following arrests:

14- 80093    10/18/14        1610 hours            Camp/ Elder, Goshen, Ca.       Suspect #1: Bernardino Barcelo    MH/ 51 Yrs         Visalia, Ca
On listed date and time Bernardino Barcelo was contacted by gang investigators during a traffic stop for vehicle code violations and found to have an active arrest warrant issued out of San Bernardino County. The misdemeanor warrant was confirmed and Barcelo was taken into custody without incident and booked at the APTF.

14-80094     10/18/14        2100 hours        Miller/ Rd 130, Orosi
Suspect # 1       Hector Ramirez  MH/ 35 yrs            Orosi, Ca
On the listed date and time the suspect was contacted in regards to traffic violations and found to be in possession of 1.3 grams of methamphetamine. The suspect was taken into custody without incident and booked at the APTF on the following charges, 11377(a) H&S Possession of a controlled substance/ Methamphetamine.

14-80095    10/18/14    2232 hours        Rd 124/ Ave 416., Orosi, Ca
Suspect #1    Jorge Ramirez- Caudillo  MH/ 34 yrs     Orosi, Ca. 
On the listed date and time the suspect was contacted in regards to a check the welfare and Ramirez-Caudillo was found to be in possession of .4 grams of methamphetamine. The suspect was taken into custody without incident and booked at the APTF on the following charges: 11377(a) H&S Possession of a controlled substance/ Methamphetamine.

Photographs of the adult suspects can be obtained from the Main Jail.               

Anonymous information about these incidents or to report Gang activity can be reported via Tipnow, email tcso@tipnow.net text or voicemail at 559-725-4194 or (888) ENDGANG or download the Tipnow app for Android or Apple phones.