OCSD Newsroom Headlines

December 4, 2019 
Package Theft Safety Tips

News ImageBlack Friday and Cyber Monday means great deals, but it also means packages arriving at your door and thieves lurking for the perfect opportunity. With the majority of deliveries left on doorsteps and not requiring a signature for release, package theft is expected to be on the rise this holiday season.


December 3, 2019 
NEWS RELEASE: OCSD to hold distracted driving enforcement in San Juan Capistrano

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Ca. (Dec. 3, 2019) – Distracted driving is a dangerous and illegal behavior the Sheriff’s Department is working to deter drivers from doing. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 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-free and violates California’s cell phone law. A violation is subject to a $162 fine for the first offense, and at least $285 for a second offense.


December 3, 2019 
NEWS RELEASE: Distracted driving enforcement slated for Dana Point

DANA POINT, Ca. (Dec. 3, 2019) – Distracted driving is a dangerous and illegal behavior the Sheriff’s Department is working to deter drivers from doing. On Wednesday, Dec. 4, 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-free and violates California’s cell phone law. A violation is subject to a $162 fine for the first offense, and at least $285 for a second offense.


November 27, 2019 
Black Friday Safety Tips

News ImageKeep yourself and your family safe this Black Friday with these safety tips.


November 22, 2019 
Crisis dogs provide comfort for Saugus High School families

News Image$0Sometimes in crisis it’s not encouraging words, prolonged hugs or a sympathetic shoulder squeeze that provides the most comfort.$0$0For some, it’s the nuzzle of a wet nose, a furry head resting on a lap or the quiet presence of a four-legged friend that just sits and stays for as long as needed.$0


November 22, 2019 
OCSD participates in annual GRIP turkey giveaway

News Image$0More than 1,000 students were rewarded with a full Thanksgiving meal for their commitment to live a gang-free life.$0$0Every year, OC GRIP (Gang Reduction & Intervention Program) partners with local law enforcement, Ralphs and Food 4 Less to provide Thanksgiving meals to students who improved their attendance, worked hard in school and said no to gangs.$0


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