Gang Task Force Arrests Two Gang Members during Compliance Operation
Riverside County Sheriff’s Department
Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force
Multiple Locations in Cathedral City
Sergeant Paul Heredia
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On Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at 11:00 A.M. the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force conducted probation and parole compliance checks in Cathedral City. During the checks, Gang Task Force Officers arrested three subjects at multiple residences in the 33000 block of Shifting Sands and the 37000 block of Palo Verde. Documented criminal street gang member, Julian Decosta, 21 of Cathedral City, was arrested for being a Felon in Possession of Ammunition and Violation of Probation. Documented criminal street gang member, Vincent Wilcox, 30 of Cathedral City was arrested for being a Felon in Possession of Ammunition and Violation of Parole. Cheri Andrande, 26 of Cathedral City was arrested for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. All three subjects were booked at the Indio Jail.
The Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force is committed to creating safe and secure neighborhoods free of violent crime and gang activity. If you have any information about this crime, please contact CVVCGTF member Officer Heidt or Officer Villasenor at (760) 836-1600. If you have non-emergency information regarding gang activity, please use our online Gang Task Force Tip Form or call 951-922-7601.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.
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