Over the weekend of June 24 and June 25, Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office Deputies served numerous warrants to dead beat dads.
Assisting the Department of Child Support Services, 34 Deputies attempted to serve 190 warrants to fathers who had not been paying their court ordered child support.
Deputies fanned out across Santa Clara County in teams of two. The operation began each day at 5 am and concluded at 3 pm. In all, 24 people were arrested for warrants and booked into the main jail. 8 of the 24 men had additional warrants and were booked on those as well.
The 16 men with child support only warrants were arraigned on Monday at the Notre Dame courthouse. The remaining 8 with additional warrants are to be arraigned today at the Terraine courthouse.