Since November 4, 2016, the Danville Police Department has obtained and served 16 separate criminal street gang participation search warrants. We will continue these enforcement efforts on gangs and gang members in the coming months as information is developed and opportunities arise. The results of these search warrants are listed below:
Six handguns, one replica firearm and multiple rounds of various caliber ammunition were seized.
Crack cocaine, marijuana, K-2 (synthetic marijuana) and cash associated with the distribution of drugs were seized.
Stolen property was recovered and returned to the owner.
Gang paraphernalia, gang clothing , gang "flags" and gang intelligence were seized.
Two children, three and five years old, were relocated through the Department of Social Services Child Protective Services for their safety.
Ten arrests were made and additional charges are pending.
More charges are expected following completion of investigations and forensic analysis.