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November 25, 2014 
Traveling Safety Tips from OCSD

News ImageMany of us will spend the upcoming holidays traveling to visit family and friends. As we travel it is important to remember key safety tips. Here are some general tips to make sure that you have the safest holiday season wherever you go:

November 25, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Victim Identified in Lake Forest Fatal Vehicle versus Skateboarder Collision

News ImageLAKE FOREST, Calif. – (November 25, 2014) – On Monday, November 24, 2014 at approximately 6:20 p.m., Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a traffic collision on Trabuco Road, north of Cherry Avenue, involving an Acura SUV and a skateboarder. The skateboarder, David Valerio, 16, Mission Viejo, was transported by paramedics from the scene to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

November 24, 2014 

News ImageMr. Lee was last seen at his residence in the Leisure World Community of Laguna Woods on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at approximately 10:00 p.m. He has medical and memory problems and has wandered away in the past. The immediate area has been searched with negative results. He does not have access to a vehicle and is presumed to be on foot. Mr. Lee does not speak English.

November 20, 2014 
DUI Enforcement Operations Planned this Weekend

News ImageSANTA ANA, Calif. (November 20, 2014) – The Orange County Sheriff’s Department’s DUI Task Force will deploy this weekend to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the department’s ongoing traffic safety campaign.

November 19, 2014 
Remembering a Fallen Hero, OCSD Deputy Ezra Stanley

News ImageToday we remember a fallen hero, OCSD Deputy Ezra Stanley.

On the night of November 19, 1940, Deputies Ezra Stanley and Carl Pryor were patrolling Pacific Coast Highway between Sunset Beach and Huntington Beach when their car was struck from behind by a drunk driver. The car skidded as the gas tank caught fire. Deputy Stanley was unconscious and wedged tightly in the car. Deputy Pryor's attempted to free Deputy Stanley, but his efforts were in vain.

November 18, 2014 
Victim in Fatal Stabbing Identified

News ImageANAHEIM, Calif. – (November 17, 2014) – On Sunday, November 16, 2014, Orange County Sheriff’s Department homicide investigators initiated an investigation following discovery of a male adult lying in the street suffering from multiple stab wounds.

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