OCSD Newsroom Headlines

January 18, 2018 
Orange County’s shelter dogs benefit from second-hand inmate clothing

News ImageDozens of shelter dogs will wait for their forever homes a little more comfortably thanks to a recycling program that repurposes inmate clothing and blankets to make dog beds and chew toys.


January 18, 2018 
OCSD to deploy resources to Santa Barbara County in wake of mudslides

News ImageThe Orange County Sheriff’s Department is sending a 39-member Sheriff’s Response Team to Santa Barbara County to aid the community devastated by recent mudslides.


January 16, 2018 
OCSD to serve as NEWS RELEASE: Orange County’s primary Search and Rescue agency in remote areas

SANTA ANA,Ca. (Jan. 16, 2018) -TheOrange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) will serve as the County’s primaryresponders for remote-area rescues as an agreement with the Orange County FireAuthority (OCFA) for a dual-agency approach expires today.


January 16, 2018 
Laguna Niguel DUI checkpoint sees more than 700 cars screened and 11 arrests

News ImageA DUI and Driver’s License Checkpoint held Friday night in Laguna Niguel turned out two arrests for drunken driving and another nine for driver’s license violations.


January 12, 2018 
Investigators attempt to ID shoplifter

News ImageOrange County Sheriff's investigators are looking to identify a woman suspected of shoplifting from two Ladera Ranch stores.


January 11, 2018 
VIDEO: Duke catches laser-strike suspect on camera, leads to felony arrest

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A 41-year-old man was arrested after discharging a laser atDuke 1 pilots as they patrolled over San Juan Capistrano Wednesday night.

Duke 1 video captures a man standing outside his car firingthe laser at Duke multiple times while the helicopter was overhead at about7:30 p.m. Jan. 10.


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