HELENDALE:(VVNG.com)- A dozen arrest were made during a probation and parole compliance check in the communities of Helendale and Silver Lakes.
On Thursday, June 23, 2016, from 2:00 to 9:30 p.m., Deputies from the Victor Valley Station, San Bernardino County Probation, and State Parole officers participated in the compliance event.
The 13 officers assigned to the operation checked on probationers and parolees who reside in the area as well as conducting proactive enforcement in the community.
According to a press release, during the operation, three felony arrests were made which included a marijuana THC extraction laboratory and probation violations. Nine persons were arrested for misdemeanor violations which included: driving under the influence, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and outstanding arrest warrants. Deputies also identified and documented two gang members.
This event is part of the San Bernardino County Sheriff Department’s ongoing efforts to enhance safety in the communities it serves.