OCSD Newsroom Headlines

October 20, 2014 
Sheriff’s Special Officer Writes Book to Impact Latino Youth

News ImageSheriff’s Special Officer Juan Villegas (SSO), a member of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department for 24 years, has written a book entitled “Life Has Values” in the hopes of impacting youth in the Latino community.


October 15, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Investigators Seeking Public’s Assistance Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

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STANTON, Calif. – (October 15, 2014) – On Tuesday, September 14, 2014 at approximately 11:35 p.m., an armed robbery occurred at the La Pico Market located at 10480 Beach Boulevard in the city of Stanton. The suspect brandished a knife and threatened both the store employee and customers. The loss was an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and a bottle of alcohol.


October 14, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Suspect Arrested for Assault on Real Estate Agent

News ImageLAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. – (October 12, 2014) – On Sunday, October 12, 2014, Orange County Sheriff’s deputies arrested John Thomas Glenn, 23, Laguna Niguel (transient), in connection with a physical assault of a real estate agent yesterday. Glenn was arrested by deputies in the area of Crown Valley Parkway and Niguel Road as he walked out of a nearby park.


October 14, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Orange County Coroner Seeks Public’s Assistance in Locating Next of Kin

News ImageSANTA ANA, Calif. – (October 14, 2014) – The Orange County Sheriff’s Coroner Division is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating possible next-of-kin for an unidentified male found on May 29, 2014 in the city of Santa Ana.

At the time of death, the deceased used the name Lam Pham with a date of birth of March 10, 1963. He is an Asian male with a thin build, approximately 51 years of age, 5’ 8”, 99 lbs. with short black hair and brown eyes. It’s believed that he lived a transient lifestyle since 1996. An actual photo can be viewed on OCSD.org under Coroner and Unidentified Dead.

Anyone with information on this person is asked to contact the Coroner Division at (714) 647-7411 and reference case #14-02935-BA.


October 10, 2014 
Barricaded Suspect Arrested for Outstanding Warrant

News ImageMISSION VIEJO, Calif. – (October 9, 2014) – On Thursday, October 9, 2014, Orange County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Jason Nicholas Miller, 33, Mission Viejo, on an outstanding felony arrest warrant for domestic violence, stalking and violation of a court order as well as obstructing/delaying a peace officer resulting from today’s incident.


October 9, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Burglary Suspects Arrested Following Vehicle Pursuit

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LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. – (October 9, 2014) – On Wednesday, October 8, 2014, Orange County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Harold Nathaniel Reese, 28, Los Angeles; Antwain Travon Smith, 28, Los Angeles; Raven Samone Queen, 19, Compton and John Smith, 24, Los Angeles, in connection with a residential burglary that occurred in the Nellie Gail Ranch community of Laguna Hills.





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