OCSD Newsroom Headlines

September 19, 2014 
Ten Car Seat Safety Tips

News ImageInstalling child car seats can be a confusing task much to the fact that there are a variety of car seat and vehicle designs. Each car seat fits differently with each vehicle and there are a variety of car seats out there with different options. All seats on the market must go through a standardized series of testing. Provided are ten safety points that may assist you in installing your child’s car seat properly.

September 18, 2014 
In Custody Training Program Graduation

News ImageLast week 16 female inmates graduated from the first female In Custody Training Program (ICTP) at the Intake Release Center (IRC). Graduates received certificates from members of the Sheriff’s Command Staff and Assistant Sheriff Kea spoke, congratulating them on their accomplishments. The inmates spoke about their experience, describing the circumstances that brought them into custody, what they learned from ICTP and what their plans are after release. They also thanked instructors Julie Griego and Andrea Bezmalinovich, who stood by the graduates every step of the way.

September 17, 2014 
CSA Deployed to Guantanamo Bay Presents Department with American Flag

News ImageOn September 10, 2014 Correctional Services Assistant (CSA) Christine Vong presented the Orange County Sheriff’s Department with an American flag in remembrance of 9-11. The flag was held in a display handmade by CSA Vong.

September 16, 2014 
OCSD Transit Police Services and Hazardous Device Squad Conduct Counterterrorism Operations

News ImageOver the past week, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department Transit Police Services division, in conjunction with the Orange County Sheriff’s Department Hazardous Devices Squad, conducted multiple counterterrorism operations throughout Orange County in an ongoing effort to provide the highest level of safety possible to the citizens of Orange County

September 16, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Suspects Posing as Housekeepers Arrested for Residential Burglary

News ImageALISO VIEJO, Calif. – (September 16, 2014) – On Monday, September 15, 2014, Orange County Sheriff’s Department investigators arrested Sandra Elizabeth Rojas, 36, Riverside and Marie Alejandra Rojas, 38, Riverside, in connection with several residential burglaries in the south Orange County area. The suspects are related by marriage.

September 15, 2014 
Child Passenger Safety Week

News ImageSeptember 14, 2014 through September 20, 2014 is Child Passenger Safety Week. Here at the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, passenger safety is of the utmost importance. According to Safe Kids Worldwide, road injuries are the leading cause of preventable deaths and injuries to the children in the United States.

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