California Department of Justice Investigating San Bernardino Sheriff’s Office Officer-Involved Shooting Under AB 1506

Tuesday, March 26, 2024
Contact: (916) 210-6000,

**The information provided below is based on preliminary details regarding an ongoing investigation, which may continue to evolve** 

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY – California Attorney General Rob Bonta today announced that the California Department of Justice (DOJ), pursuant to Assembly Bill 1506 (AB 1506), is investigating and will independently review an officer-involved shooting (OIS) that occurred in San Bernardino County, California on Saturday, March 23, 2024, at approximately 9:50 p.m. The OIS incident resulted in the death of one individual.

Following notification by local authorities, DOJ’s California Police Shooting Investigation Team initiated an investigation in accordance with AB 1506 mandates. Upon completion of the investigation, it will be turned over to DOJ’s Special Prosecutions Section within the Criminal Law Division for independent review.

More information on the California Department of Justice’s role and responsibilities under AB 1506 is available here:


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