The Sacramento police Gang Enforcement Team was very busy Tuesday afternoon and into the night on the north side of the city, conducting stops and searches.
Here's a list from the police activity log of some of the team's efforts in such neighborhoods as Del Paso Heights, Johnson Heights and Noralto:
Probation search, 4000 block of Taylor Street. Team conducted a probation search looking for someone who possibly had a handgun. Only turned up a BB gun.
Probation search, 3400 block of Norwood Avenue. Officers went to gang members home. While there, a former gang member, was found with ammunition and methamphetamine.
Subject stop, Fairfield Street and Las Palmas Avenue. GET officers took a former gang member into custody. Had a felony warrant and was in possession of brass knuckles.
Subject stop, 200 block of Eleanor Avenue. Officers located a man near Johnston Park who had a felony warrant out for his arrest. Admitted gang member, police said.
Search of home, 100 block of Arcade Boulevard. Gang enforcement officers searched gang member's home. At home was suspect's girlfriend, who had an outstanding warrant.
Watch of hot spot, Grand Avenue and Clay Street. Gang Enforcement Team continued to monitor the location in Del Paso Heights due to citizen complaints of narcotic and gang activity. Officers found a person with an outstanding warrant.