Press Releases

Gang Task Force

Posted on: February 19, 2021

Felon in Possession of a Firearm

cam-02

RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

Sheriff Chad Bianco

Press Release:Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Station Area:Cabazon
Written Date:February 17, 2021Time:7:30 PM
Incident Date:February 17, 2021Time:6:21 PM
Incident Location:Interstate 10 and Apache Trail, Cabazon
Reporting Officer:Sgt. Mike Bennett, Region 2 Gang Task Force
File Number(s):GB21048001


Levon-Landeros
Levon Landeros

Details:

On February 17, 2021, at 6:21 PM, Gang Task Force Officers conducted a traffic enforcement stop at Interstate 10 Freeway and Apache Trail in the unincorporated community of Cabazon. The vehicle was occupied by two male subjects. The driver of the vehicle, who will not be named, was on active felony probation. Gang Task Force Officers had both occupants step out of the vehicle to conduct a probation search of the vehicle. The front seat passenger, identified as Levon Landeros, a twenty-nine-year-old resident of Redlands, was found to be in possession of a loaded handgun in his waistband. A record check of Landeros confirmed he was a convicted felon and prohibited from owning or possessing any firearms or ammunition. Landeros was placed under arrest and booked into the Larry D. Smith Correctional Facility for the following charges.

  • Felon in Possession of Firearm
  • Felon in Possession of Ammunition
  • Possession of Concealed Weapon in Vehicle

The Riverside County Gang Task Force is a collaborative effort of several law enforcement agencies with the goal of combating criminal street gangs. The San Gorgonio Special Operations Regional Gang Task Force is one of six teams which compose the Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force. The San Gorgonio Special Operations Gang Task Force is staffed with members from the Banning Police Department, Beaumont Police Department and Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.

For media inquiries regarding this incident please contact the Media Information Bureau.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Gang Task Force

cam-02

Two Arrested in Possession of a Handgun

Posted on: February 27, 2021
cam-02

Possession of a Firearm Arrest

Posted on: February 27, 2021
cam-02

Possession of Firearm

Posted on: February 25, 2021
cam-02

Firearms and Drug Sales Related Arrests

Posted on: February 23, 2021
cam-02

Possession of a Firearm and Narcotics

Posted on: February 23, 2021
cam-02

Possession of Narcotics

Posted on: February 23, 2021
cam-02

Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Posted on: February 23, 2021
cam-02

Possession of Narcotics

Posted on: February 19, 2021
cam-02

Weapons and Narcotics Arrest

Posted on: February 11, 2021
cam-02

Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Posted on: February 10, 2021
cam-02

Stolen Vehicle and Forgery

Posted on: February 10, 2021
cam-02

Gang Related Search Warrants

Posted on: February 10, 2021
cam-02

Possession of Narcotics

Posted on: February 10, 2021
cam-02

Narcotics Related Arrest

Posted on: January 19, 2021
cam-02

Drug Dealer and Gang Member Arrested

Posted on: January 10, 2021
cam-02

Felony Witness Intimidation

Posted on: January 8, 2021
cam-02

Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Posted on: January 5, 2021