CHP Pursuit Ends in Officer Involved Shooting
updated: Jan 11, 2013, 9:48 AM
Source: Ventura County Sheriff's Department
Unincorporated West County (Faria Beach) - CHP Pursuit Ends in Officer Involved Shooting
Nature of Incident: CHP Pursuit Ends in Officer Involved Shooting
Report Number: 13-318
Location: Padre Juan Canyon Road north of US 101
Date & Time: Jan. 5, 2013 @ 2:19 pm
Unit Responsible: Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau / California Highway Patrol
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age
(S) Unidentified Male
A motorcyclist died as a result of an officer involved shooting Saturday afternoon at the end of a vehicle
pursuit that was initiated by a California Highway Patrol officer, who had attempted to stop the
motorcyclist for speeding.
The pursuit began on southbound Pacific Coast Highway north of Faria Beach, and ended on Padre Juan
Canyon Road, where the motorcycle left the pavement and crashed. The shooting occurred after the
The Ventura County Sheriff's Office is conducting the criminal investigation at the request of the
California Highway Patrol.
No officers were injured during the pursuit or the shooting.
Deputy Preparing Media Release: Sgt. Eric Buschow
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