Press Releases

September 18, 2020 
NEWS RELEASE: Bike and pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation Planned for Stanton

STANTON, Ca. (Sept. 18, 2020) – The Sheriff’s Department will take part in a bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement operation aimed at educating bicyclists, drivers and pedestrians on traffic laws, rules and responsibilities.


September 18, 2020 
NEWS RELEASE: The Sheriff’s Department Working to Curb Distracted Driving

DANA POINT, Ca. (Sept. 18, 2020) – Distracted driving is a dangerous andillegal behavior the Sheriff’s Department is working to deter drivers fromdoing.

On Monday,Sept. 21, deputies will focus their efforts on drivers that are talking,texting, using an app or any other action on their phone that is not hands-freeand violates California’s cell phone law. A violation is subject to a $162 finefor the first offense, and at least $285 for a second offense.


September 18, 2020 
Forensic History: The murders that made the case for Orange County’s Crime Lab

Forensic History: The murders that made the case for Orange County’s Crime Lab

In an era when murder trials were a form of macabre entertainment for the masses, Orange County was home to one of the most sensational.


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