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May 14, 2018 
OC Sheriff Sandra Hutchens implores community to help families in need with annual ‘essentials’ drive

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Sheriff Sandra Hutchens is encouraging the community to participate in a countywide drive to collect baby essentials for families in need.

From now until June 8, HomeAid Orange County, in partnership with the Children and Families Commission of Orange County, will be collecting basic baby essentials such as diapers, wipes and food, which will be distributed to families in our community.


May 10, 2018 
NEWS RELEASE: OC Sheriff to Conduct Bike and Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation

Stanton Calif. (May 10, 2017) – The Orange County Sheriff’s Department will step up bike and pedestrian safety enforcement operations in Stanton on Saturday, May 12, with focused enforcement on collision-causing factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists.


May 2, 2018 
NEWS RELEASE: California Attorney General and Orange County Sheriff’s Department Announce the Arrest of 85 Individuals in Orange County Gang Takedown

SANTA ANA, Ca. (May 2, 2018) - Attorney General Xavier Becerra and Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens today announced the arrest of 85 individuals; seizure of 36 firearms, including assault weapons; seizure of 14 pounds of methamphetamine and 3 pounds of heroin; and the recovery of 2 stolen vehicles, as part of an investigation of Mafia members and associates operating in Orange County.


May 2, 2018 
NEWS RELEASE: OC Sheriff to Conduct Bike and Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation

Stanton Calif. (May 2, 2017) – The Orange County Sheriff’s Department will step up bike and pedestrian safety enforcement operations in Stanton on Friday, May 4, with focused enforcement on collision-causing factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists.


May 1, 2018 
NEWS RELEASE: Improving Motorcycle Safety Aim of OC Sheriff’s Operation

SANTA ANA, Calif. (May 1, 2018)- The Orange County Sheriff’s Department will be conducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation on Thursday, May 3, throughout the county in an effort to lower deaths and injuries.


April 26, 2018 
MEDIA ADVISORY: Inmates and college students tackle criminal justice course with Orange County’s first Inside Out Jail Exchange Program

The Orange County Sheriff's Department is partnering with Vanguard University for a unique college course experience behind the walls of the Intake Release Center.


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