OCSD Newsroom Headlines

June 14, 2019 
NEWS RELEASE: OC Sheriff's Department launches San Juan Capistrano motorcycle safety enforcement

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (June 14, 2019)- The Orange County Sheriff’s Department will be conducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation Sunday, June 16, in an effort to lower deaths and injuries.


June 13, 2019 
OCSD helps young homeless couple find housing

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A married couple who had been living out of a car for months was placed into housing thanks to help from a dedicated OCSD team tasked with helping the homeless.


June 10, 2019 
Five things you can do right now to keep your home safe

Property crime continues to be the most reported crime in Orange County, but there are many steps you can take to safeguard your home. While the Sheriff’s Department is a proponent of installing home security systems and surveillance cameras, these are not always cost-effective solutions for everyone.

This doesn’t mean you can’t effectively protect your property. Here are some things you can do right now to prevent your home from being an easy target:


May 30, 2019 
NEWS RELEASE: Sheriff to conduct bike and pedestrian safety operation in San Juan Capistrano

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Ca. (May 30, 2019) – The Orange County Sheriff’s Department will step up bike and pedestrian safety enforcement operations throughout the city of San Juan Capistrano on Saturday, June 1, with focused enforcement on collision-causing factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists.


May 30, 2019 
NEWS RELEASE: OCSD arrests man suspected in 1976 cold case murder

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SANTA ANA, Ca. (May 30, 2019) – Orange County Sheriff’s Department investigators arrested a man suspected of murdering a 30-year-old woman in 1976 and dumping her body near the Marine Corps Air Station El Toro.


May 30, 2019 
NEWS RELEASE: Sheriff to conduct bike and pedestrian safety operation in Dana Point

DANA POINT, Ca. (May 30, 2019) – The Orange County Sheriff’s Department will step up bike and pedestrian safety enforcement operations throughout the city of Dana Point on Monday, June 3, with focused enforcement on collision-causing factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists.


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