EPD sweeps Old Town
The Eureka Police Department today conducted a maximum enforcement operation in the greater Old Town Business district. The operation was conducted in response to numerous complaints from businesses and residents in the area regarding quality of life issues.
The operation included the Old Town Foot Patrol officer, the newly appointed Neighborhood Oriented Policing team, several patrol officers and police services officers. The enforcement included foot patrol and targeted enforcement for unlawful activities including: public intoxication, prostitution, illegal dumping of waste, and unlawful camping.
During the operation 15 suspects were cited for violating city municipal codes, five suspects were arrested for various charges, and close to a thousand pounds of garbage was removed from several locations.
Arrested during the operation were:
Donavan Powers (42 years old of Eureka). Arrested for Violating the Terms of his Probation.
Robert Moon (30 years old of Eureka). Arrested for an outstanding Warrant for Resisting Arrest.
Hamzah Garay (27 years old of Eureka). Arrested for Violating the Terms of his Probation.
Jillian Burke (34 years old of Eureka). Arrested for an outstanding Warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance
Christopher Morgan (39 years old of Eureka). Arrested for Violating the Terms of his Probation.