OCSD Newsroom Headlines

July 29, 2014 
MEDIA ADVISORY: Orange County Law Enforcement Agencies and Educators Partner to Strengthen School Safety

News ImageCOSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA (July 29, 2014) – In response to the Sandy Hook tragedy and other incidents of violence in the nation, there has been a call to reduce gun violence and protect children and communities. Many agencies have realized the importance of creating safer school climates and have proposed solutions, such as hiring additional school resource officers, counselors and mental health professionals, and promoting collaboration between schools and law enforcement in developing comprehensive emergency plans, which include hands-on training.


July 28, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Deputies Arrest Two Suspects in Residential Burglary Following 911 Call

News ImageROSSMOOR, Calif. – (July 28, 2014) – On Monday, July 21, 2014, Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a residential burglary in-progress in the Rossmoor community. As deputies arrived, two male subjects fled on foot from the rear of the residence, jumping over fences onto the property of adjacent homes in the neighborhood. After coordination of responding deputies, two male juveniles were detained and taken into custody for residential burglary.


July 25, 2014 
K-9 Roan Receives Medal for Exceptional Service

News ImageCongratulations to Reserve Deputy Lieutenant Klappenback and K-9 Roan for receiving the K9 Medal for Exceptional Service by the organization K9s of the War on Terror!


July 25, 2014 
Lieutenant Lane Lagaret named Chief of Police Services in Yorba Linda

News ImageLieutenant Lane Lagaret has been selected as the new Chief of Police Services for the city of Yorba Linda.


July 24, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Coroner Investigators Seeking Public’s Assistance Identifying Descendent

News ImageSANTA ANA, Calif. – (July 24, 2014) – The Orange County Sheriff’s Department’s Coroner Division is seeking the public’s assistance identifying and locating family of an unidentified male decedent.


July 24, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Porcelain Dolls Found on Porches at San Clemente Homes

News ImageSAN CLEMENTE, Calif. – (July 24, 2014) – On Tuesday, July 22, 2014 the Orange County Sheriff’s Department was notified regarding porcelain dolls being left on the doorsteps of numerous residences in the Talega community of San Clemente.


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