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SBSD - Victor Valley Sheriff's Department
Thursday October 20th, 2016 :: 03:21 p.m. PDT


Deputies arrest a suspect for criminal threats

DATE/TIME OF RELEASE: Thursday, October 20, 2016/ 1:30 pm

INCIDENT: Criminal Threats

SUSPECT(S): David James Miller, 61-year-old resident of Adelanto


Deputy Robert Escalera and Deputy Kamden Lang of the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station, assigned to the City of Adelanto Crime Free Multi Housing Enforcement, were made aware of a possible harassment occurring at an apartment complex which participates in the Crime Free Multi-Housing Program.

The manager of the apartment complex reported she was being harassed by a tenant. The suspect, David Miller, followed the manager around the property calling her names and threatening her on several occasions. During some of the threats the suspect made reference to obtaining weapons to carry out the threats.

Deputy Escalera and Deputy Lang, with the assistance of other deputies assigned to the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station, served a search warrant at the suspect’s residence on October 29, 2016 at 12:03 pm. The suspect, David Miller, was arrested without incident, however no weapons were located.

David Miller was booked at High Desert Detention Center on charges of criminal threats and is currently being held in lieu of $50,000 bail.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Deputy Robert Escalera or Deputy Kamden Lang at the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station at (760) 552-6801. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at

Refer: Pamela Hoffman

Case #: 241602907

Station: Victor Valley

Phone No: 760-552-6844

JOHN MCMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

SBSD - Victor Valley Sheriff's Department
11613 Bartlett Ave
Adelanto, CA 92301

Emergency: 9-1-1

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