to the implementation of Assembly Bill (AB) 109 in October of 2011,
hundreds of convicted felons have been transferred from state prisons to
county jails. These convicted felons will serve reduced sentences in
county jails or have been released and placed on County Probation.
Saturday, August 10, 2013, Yucaipa Sheriff Deputies teamed up with the
San Bernardino County Probation Department and conducted an AB-109
Compliance Operation in the City of Yucaipa. The purpose of this sweep
was to ensure that those individuals who were released from jail early
due to the implementation of AB-109 were in compliance with the terms of
An extensive list consisting of every high
profile probationer living within the City of Yucaipa was compiled.
From that list, 27 probationers were contacted and searched. Four
probationers were subsequently arrested for various charges that
included drug possession, and possession of stolen property. All
arrestees were booked into West Valley Detention Center.
Refer: Sergeant D. Bauman Station: Yucaipa Police Department Phone No.: (909) 790-3105