A total of 20 suspects with outstanding warrants were arrested Saturday morning during a sweep conducted by the San Diego Sheriff’s Court Services Bureau.
The sweep took place at 6 a.m. in Vista, Carlsbad, Oceanside, Lemon Grove, Spring Valley, La Mesa and El Cajon.
Sheriff’s Department officials said the goal of the operation was to apprehend suspects who currently have outstanding warrants for DUIs or domestic violence charges.
A total of 20 adults were arrested for outstanding warrants, and a total of 27 warrants were cleared during the sweep.
The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department wants to remind the public that those with outstanding warrants are highly encouraged to turn themselves in. That can be done Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at any Sheriff’s Court facility.