Clovis, California - A one-day multi-agency operation occurred May 2, 2018 in Clovis involving thirteen law enforcement agencies. Approximately 75 Officers worked together to complete probation and parole searches, traffic stops, and other proactive work throughout Clovis and the surrounding area. Arrests were made for a variety of felonies and misdemeanors such as probation/parole violations, narcotic sales/transportation, firearms possession, and traffic offenses. Gang members were also contacted during the operation.
The Clovis Police Department would like to thank the following agencies for their support and assistance with the operation: California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California State Parole, Department of Homeland Security and Investigations, Fresno County District Attorney’s Office, Fresno County Probation Department, Fresno County Sheriff’s Office, Fresno Police Department, Kerman Police Department, Kingsburg Police Department, Reedley Police Department, Selma Police Department, and the United States Marshal Service.
Below are statistics from operation:
Total Arrests: 46
Felony Arrests: 27
Misdemeanor Arrests: 19
Total Probation/Parole Contacts: 92
Parole Contacts: 6
Probation Contacts: 22
Probation/Parole Searches Completed: 64
Proactive Vehicle Stops: 71
Proactive Pedestrian Contacts: 51
Firearms Seized: 3
Vehicles Towed: 19
Narcotics Seized: Methamphetamine, Cocaine, and a large quantity of psilocybin mushrooms.
Investigative Reporter Patrick Nelson is following up this story. Stick with yourcentralvalley.com for more details on what this means for life in Clovis.