OCSD Newsroom Headlines

August 1, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Suspect Arrested Following Rossmoor Shooting Incident

News ImageOn Thursday, July 31, 2014 at approximately 8:25 p.m., Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Tucker Lane, Rossmoor, following reports of a shooting at a residence. Deputies arrived and discovered an adult female and adult male suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to local hospitals where the male victim was treated and released; however, the female victim remains hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. Michael Molle, 72, Rossmoor, was detained and arrested at the scene.


July 31, 2014 
PRESS RELEASE: O.C. Agencies Unite to Combat Human Trafficking

News ImageOrange County law enforcement, transportation officials and the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force will hold a joint news conference to discuss the growing problem of human trafficking and efforts to put an end to the crime through strict enforcement and community partnerships.


July 31, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: DUI Enforcement Operations Planned this Weekend

News ImageDUI Saturation Patrols will deploy on Friday, August 1st at 7:00 pm until Saturday, August 2nd at 3:00 am in the cities of Dana Point, San Clemente and San Juan Capistrano. These patrols will be targeting areas with high frequencies of DUI collisions and/or arrests.


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!


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