Not too stealthy for Google Maps. The hidden sheds are clearly visible below:
Gordon Hinkle, a spokesman for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, said Mr. Garrido’s parole officer then interviewed Mr. Garrido, his wife and Ms. Dugard and learned of her true identity.
Mr. Hinkle praised his departments’ work and defended it against suggestions that parole officers had neglected to notice the backyard compound during numerous home visits.“The way that the backyard was arranged, he basically cut the property in two,” Mr. Hinkle said. “It was very camouflaged with trees. It was a very stealth operation.”