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    March 17, 2017  NEWS RELESASE: OCSD to conduct roving DUI Patrols for St. Patrick's Day

    Don’t test your luck this St. Patrick’s Day – drive sober or get pulled over.

    As residents across Orange County prepare to celebrate one of the country’s most popular holidays, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department DUI Enforcement Team is preparing to keep the roads safe.

    OCSD will be conducting roving DUI patrols throughout the county Friday in an effort to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers as part of the department’s ongoing traffic safety campaign.

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    March 17, 2017  NEWS RELEASE: OC Sheriff To Conduct Bike and Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation

    TheOrange County Sheriff’s Department will step up Bike & Pedestrian SafetyEnforcement Operations throughout the county on Saturday, March 18, 2017 withfocused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists,pedestrians and bicyclists.

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    March 8, 2017  OCSD Response to Department of Homeland Security Report

    SANTAANA, Calif. (March8, 2017)OnMarch 8, 2017, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department received a report fromthe Department of Homeland Security’s Office of the Inspector General (OIG)after an inspection of the Theo Lacy facility in November 2016.

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    March 3, 2017  NEWS RELESASE: Lt. Lane Lagaret is OC Sheriff's New PIO

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (March 3, 2017)The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is pleased to introduce our new Public Information Officer (PIO), Lt. Lane Lagaret.

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    March 2, 2017  NEWS RELEASE: Two suspects arrested in Stanton homicide

    STANTON, Calif. (March 2, 2017)Sheriff’s investigators have arrested two suspects in the Feb. 28 homicide of a 25-year-old Anaheim man.

    Sheriff’s deputies at approximately 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, responded to reports of a shooting near Dale and Lola avenues. Deputies arrived to find Frederick Temple lying in the street suffering from a gunshot wound.

    Deputies rendered aid until Orange County Fire Paramedics arrived and pronounced Temple deceased.

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    March 2, 2017  Inspired by a Dr. Seuss classic, OCSD presents "Oh! The Things That You'll Be"

    In honor of Read Across America Day, the Orange County Sheriff's Department wrote a take on the Dr. Seuss classic, "Oh! The Places You'll Go."

    To inspire all those who one day dream to become a deputy, the OCSD presents: "Oh! The Things That You'll Be"

    News ImageMarch 2, 2017  OCSD wishes K9 Rhino well in retirement

    K9 Rhino has retired after six years of service with the Orange County Sheriff's Department.

    Read more about Rhino and his partner Jason Ivins, who recently was promoted to sergeant.

    News ImageFebruary 27, 2017  Retired deputy sheriff returns as a reserve to help OCSD's Search and Rescue program

    Clinging to just a handful of sage scrub on the steep cliff, perilously close to falling 150 feet to her likely death, the terrified 18-year-old turned to the man sent to rescue her.

    “Don’t let me fall!” she implored.

    Wearing a dark-green jumpsuit, white helmet, brown gloves, black boots and a red harness, Reserve Deputy Jim Slikker knew he didn’t have the best footing on the slope in Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park.

    April 4, 2017
    8:00 AMMilitary Personnel Testing - Camp Pendleton

    “Explore Your Opportunities and Continue to Serve Your Community”

    Monthly written test conducted at Camp Pendleton and MCAS Miramar for Military Personnel Only. Contact OCSD Recruiting at (714)834-6615 or militaryrecruiting@ocsd.org to host a written test on your base.

    Those planning to go to a Military Test Location must be active or retired military personnel and veterans, or Department of Defense civilian employees.

    April 18, 2017
    10:00 AMMilitary Personnel Testing - MCAS Miramar

    “Explore Your Opportunities and Continue to Serve Your Community”

    Monthly written test conducted at Camp Pendleton and MCAS Miramar for Military Personnel Only. Contact OCSD Recruiting at (714)834-6615 or militaryrecruiting@ocsd.org to host a written test on your base.

    Those planning to go to a Military Test Location must be active or retired military personnel and veterans, or Department of Defense civilian employees.