OCSD Newsroom Headlines

July 16, 2016 
Improving Motorcycle Safety Aim of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department Operation

The Orange County Sheriff’s Departmentwill be conducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation on July16, 2016 in an effort to lower deaths and injuries. Extra officers will be on duty patrolling areas frequented by motorcyclists andwhere motorcycle crashes occur. Officers will be looking for violationsmade by drivers and riders alike that can lead to motorcycle crashes. They will be cracking down on both thoseoperating regular vehicles and motorcycles who are violating traffic safety laws.


July 15, 2016 
DUI Enforcement Operations Planned This Weekend

Officers from the Orange County Sheriff’sDepartment’s DUI Enforcement Team will be deploying this weekend to stop andarrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the Department’s ongoing trafficsafety campaign. DUI Saturation Patrolswill deploy on Friday, July 15, 2016 between the hours of 7:00 P.M. and 3:00A.M. in the cities of SanClemente, Dana Point and San Juan Capistrano.


June 30, 2016 
United States Coast Guard Recognizes the Orange County Sheriff’s Department

On June 22, 2016, theUnited States Coast Guard (USCG) Air Station Los Angeles presented the OrangeCounty Sheriff's Department (OCSD) Harbor Patrol/Marine Operations Bureau (HarborBureau) with a plaque in recognition of the mutual relationship and distinguishedsupport established between both entities. After 54 years, the USCG Air StationLos Angeles located at the Los Angeles International Airport is closing, andshifting operations to Naval Base Ventura County in Point Mugu, California. Withthe USCG Air Station Los Angeles closing, USCG Commanding Officer (CO) ThomasCooper presented the dedicatory plaque on behalf of the officers and crew ofAir Station Los Angeles to Training Deputy John Cooper of the OCSD Harbor Bureauin Newport Beach, California.


June 16, 2016 
NEWS RELEASE: DUI/Driver License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department DUITaskforce will be conducting a DUI/Driver License Checkpoint on Friday, June17, 2016 in the city of Mission Viejo between the hours of 7:00pm and3:00am.


June 16, 2016 
NEWS RELEASE: Investigators Seek Additional Victims of Sexual Assault Suspect

On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, Orange CountySheriff’s Department Special Victim’s Detail (SVD) investigators arrested JesseDouglas Walker, 31, Irvine, following allegations he sexually assaulted a 20year old female at Elements Massage in Laguna Niguel.


June 16, 2016 
NEWS RELEASE: Improving Motorcycle Safety Aim of Specialized Enforcement Operation

The Orange County Sheriff's Department will beconducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation on Saturday June18, 2016 in an effort to lower deaths and injuries. Extra officers willbe on duty patrolling areas frequented by motorcyclists and where motorcyclecrashes occur. Officers will be looking for violations made by driversand riders alike that can lead to motorcycle crashes. They will be cracking down on both thoseoperating regular vehicles and motorcycles who are violating traffic safetylaws.


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