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Massive Marijuana Bust: Clearlake Police Seize Thousands of Plants and Guns in Recent Raids

All photos courtesy of Clearlake PD

In just one week, the Clearlake Police Department conducted five search warrants in the City of Clearlake, targeting illegal marijuana operations. The results were staggering - a total of 3,650 marijuana plants and over 1,000 pounds of processed marijuana were taken off the streets.

But that's not all - officers also uncovered a cache of illegally owned firearms, including 12 guns and a whopping 6,450 rounds of ammunition. Clearly, this was a dangerous operation.

Not only were the plants being grown outdoors, but some were actually hidden inside residences. Shockingly, none of the properties had proper licenses for cultivation.

The crackdown didn't stop at the plants and weapons either. Four individuals were apprehended and are now facing charges related to illegal marijuana operations and firearms possession.

Rest assured, the Clearlake Police Department is dedicated to thwarting any further illegal commercial growing operations within the city.

We will not rest until the community is safe and protected.

The recent actions taken by the Clearlake Police Department against illegal marijuana operations are a clear indication of their commitment to ensuring public safety and bringing an end to the illegal drug trade. With the seizure of over 3,600 marijuana plants, over 1,000 pounds of processed marijuana, 12 illegally owned firearms, and more than 6,000 rounds of ammunition, the department has made it clear that they will not tolerate any illegal activities within the city limits of Clearlake.

It is alarming to note that none of the properties where these illegal marijuana operations were being conducted had proper licenses, further validating the need for stringent regulations and regulations to ensure public safety. Furthermore, the fact that several of these operations were being conducted inside residences adds an extra layer of concern.

However, the Clearlake Police Department is not one to rest on their laurels. They have made it clear that they will continue to actively investigate and root out illegal commercial growing operations, which are not only a major threat to public safety but also contribute to the perpetuation of a larger drug trade. The recent arrests are a testament to their unwavering commitment to this cause.

The citizens of Clearlake can take comfort in knowing that their police department is working tirelessly to ensure their safety and well-being. The continued efforts of the Clearlake Police Department and their partners in law enforcement will ensure that the city remains a safe and secure place for all its residents.

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