Category Archives: Petaluma Police

Abuse Reports by Petaluma Police

Video shows young Andy Lopez organizers handcuffed by Santa Rosa Police

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Petaluma police officer Ryan McGreevy pleads to lesser DUI charge

A Petaluma police officer who was once honored by Mothers Against Drunk Driving for his anti-DUI efforts pleaded no contest Tuesday to a reduced drunken driving charge stemming from an alcohol-involved scooter crash last year. Officer Ryan McGreevy did not … Continue reading

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Petaluma Police Department Lieutenant Dave Sears Placed on Administrative Leave

The Petaluma Police Department has placed one of its lieutenants, Dave Sears, on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of an internal investigation, city officials said this week. Sears, who was informed of the decision last Thursday, said Tuesday that … Continue reading

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Prosecutors: Petaluma police officer accused of scooter DUI legally drunk

A Petaluma police officer was legally drunk when he crashed a scooter on a public golf course during a department tournament last fall, prosecutors said Wednesday. Tests from Petaluma Valley Hospital show Officer Ryan McGreevy had a blood-alcohol level of … Continue reading

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Petaluma police officer seeks to block release of medical records

By PAUL PAYNE THE PRESS DEMOCRAT A Petaluma police officer charged with drunken driving for allegedly crashing a motorized scooter during a department golf tournament filed a motion Monday to block the release of medical records that might contain incriminating … Continue reading

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Petaluma police officer accused of drunken scooter crash

A Petaluma police officer who was recognized for DUI enforcement is fighting charges that he was drunk last fall when he crashed a motorized scooter at a public golf course during an annual law enforcement tournament. Ryan McGreevy, honored for … Continue reading

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Police monitor gay sex in parks

From : http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20110217/COMMUNITY/110219556   The Petaluma Police Department is continuing to conduct enforcement operations on anonymous gay sexual encounters in public parks, which have been reported for decades, although the main locations used and the manner of arranging the encounters … Continue reading

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Petaluma police arrest San Rafael police officer

From : http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20110105/ARTICLES/110109800?tc=ar   Petaluma police arrested an off-duty San Rafael police officer on New Year’s Eve, suspecting he threatened a man with a gun outside of a downtown restaurant. Veteran officer Mike Augustus, 43, of Petaluma was booked into … Continue reading

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http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20101230/ARTICLES/12301078/1350?Title=Petaluma-police-find-weapon-during-traffic-stop&tc=ar

From : http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20101230/ARTICLES/12301078/1350?Title=Petaluma-police-find-weapon-during-traffic-stop&tc=ar In a case that authorities said illustrates the risks law enforcement officers face, police said the driver of a car stopped for speeding carried a concealed handgun. Angel Christina Ocampo, 21, of Point Arena, had a Smith … Continue reading

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DUI task force tactics drawing scrutiny

From : http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20101221/ARTICLES/101229876/1349?Title=Vigorous-or-excessive-&tc=ar The knock came a little more than 48 hours after a judge told William Beall that he would not have to go to jail immediately — or maybe at all — for his 19th conviction for DUI. … Continue reading

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