Press Releases

May 29, 2014 
Victims and Suspect Identified in Mission Viejo Murder-Suicide

News ImageOn Tuesday, May 27, 2014, Orange County Sheriff’s investigators initiated an investigation following the discovery of four bodies inside the residence located at 25601 Pacific Hills Road in the city of Mission Viejo. The preliminary investigation indicated the deaths were the result of a murder-suicide.


June 30, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Suspect Identified in Ladera Ranch Deputy-Involved Shooting

News ImageLADERA RANCH, Calif. – (June 30, 2014) – On Sunday, June 29, 2014 at approximately 10:26 p.m., Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 100 block of Sansovino, Ladera Ranch regarding a domestic disturbance call.


August 29, 2014 
NEWS RELEASE: Suspect Arrested Following Shooting Incident in Rossmoor

News ImageROSSMOOR, Calif. – (August 29, 2014) – On Thursday, August 28, 2014, Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to 11272 Wallingsford Road, Rossmoor, following reports of a shooting at the residence. Deputies arrived with Orange County Fire Authority paramedics and discovered Gretchen DeStefano, 96, Rossmoor, deceased, suffering from a gunshot wound. Christine Reynolds, 71, Rossmoor, the daughter of the victim, was detained at the scene.


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