Previous investigations into Bieber’s conduct by the sheriff’s department against the “Boyfriend” singer have not resulted in charges.
In October, prosecutors declined to charge Bieber after a neighbor complained he drove recklessly through the area. Prosecutors in November 2012 also declined to charge the singer after a paparazzo accused him of punching and hitting him after leaving a Calabasas movie theater.
Neighbors have complained about Bieber and his friends’ behavior, but Thompson said the warrant wasn’t served to send a message to the singer, but that might be one result of the search.
“We didn’t do this search warrant to send a message, that’s not what we do,” Thompson said. “But we hope maybe understanding the gravity of this will change some of the behavior.”