offenses during probation sweep
By MARIO RENTERÍA, Staff Writer
BRAWLEY — Brawley police officers and officers from other agencies arrested three people for drug offenses while doing probation checks here Thursday night.
The Brawley Police Department, along with the county Probation Department, the U.S. Marshals Service, the California Department of Justice and the Imperial Valley Street Interdiction Team did a sweep of Brawley on Thursday night to check individuals on probation.
Brawley police Lt. John Myers said about 35 officers checked probationers Thursday night.
"Our goal is to let the community know that law enforcement is responding to the recent increase in gang activity," said Myers.