Press Releases

Hemet Station

Posted on: March 5, 2020

Illegal Marijuana Cultivation

cam-02

RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

Sheriff Chad Bianco

Press Release: Illegal Marijuana Cultivation
Station Area:San Jacinto
Written Date:March 05, 2020
Time:03:45 PM
Incident Date:March 05, 2020
Time:01:30 PM
Incident Location: 2000 block of Coffeeberry Way in San Jacinto
Reporting Officer: Sergeant Julio Olguin # 3930
File Number(s): I200650059


On Thursday, March 05, 2020, at approximately 01:30 P.M., deputies from the San Jacinto Sheriff’s Station served a search warrant for an illegal indoor marijuana grow house, in the city of San Jacinto. During the service of the warrant  approximately 3000 marijuana plants at various stages of growth were located in twelve makeshift grow rooms within the residence. In addition deputies collected, 50 lamps, 60 ballasts, 30 fans and packaging. California Edison located an illegal electrical by-pass underneath the electrical meter. Edison estimated the theft of utilities at $123,000. No subjects were located inside the residence, this investigation is on-going.  Anyone with additional information is urged to call the San Jacinto Sheriff’s Station Problem Oriented Policing Team, Deputies Marshall and Grier at (951) 654-2702.

Front of the grow houseInterior of the grow houseInterior of the grow houseInterior of the grow house


Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form.

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is seeking applicants for Deputy Sheriff, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Correctional Deputy, Sheriff’s 911 Communications Officer, and other employment opportunities such as clerical and support positions.  If you are interested in a career with us, please apply at www.joinrsd.org or call 1-888-Join-RSD

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Hemet Station

cam-02

Fatal Traffic Collision

Posted on: April 5, 2020
cam-02

Marijuana Cultivation Search Warrants

Posted on: March 20, 2020
cam-02

Burglary and Identity Theft

Posted on: March 16, 2020
cam-02

Robbery Series

Posted on: March 16, 2020
cam-02

Marijuana Cultivation Search Warrants

Posted on: March 12, 2020
cam-02

Homicide

Posted on: March 10, 2020
cam-02

Illegal Marijuana Cultivation

Posted on: March 6, 2020
cam-02

Vehicle Pursuit

Posted on: March 4, 2020
cam-02

Vehicle Pursuit

Posted on: March 4, 2020
cam-02

Illegal Marijuana Cultivation

Posted on: February 29, 2020
cam-02

Illegal Marijuana Cultivation

Posted on: February 29, 2020
cam-02

Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Grants

Posted on: February 13, 2020

DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint

Posted on: February 17, 2020
cam-02

Marijuana Cultivation Search Warrants

Posted on: February 11, 2020
cam-02

Illegal Marijuana Cultivation

Posted on: February 8, 2020
cam-02

Illegal Marijuana Cultivation

Posted on: February 7, 2020