Press Releases

April 3, 2020 
NEWS RELEASE: Investigators look to identify kidnapping and assault suspect

ALISO VIEJO, Ca. (April 3, 2020): Investigators are looking to identify a man suspected of kidnapping and assaulting a 30-year-old woman on the Aliso Creek trail.

March 20, 2020 
NEWS RELEASE: Orange County Jail institutes changes, makes accommodations in response to COVID-19

SANTA ANA, Ca. (March 20, 2020): Based on directives handed down by federal, state and local authorities, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department has implemented measures in response to COVID-19 to protect the health and safety of the public, personnel and those in our custody in Orange County Jail facilities.

March 16, 2020 
NEWS RELEASE: Orange County Sheriff implements proactive measures to limit exposure to COVID-19

SANTA ANA, Ca. (March 16, 2020): Earlier today, Sheriff Don Barnes issued directives and implemented a strategy for decreasing potential COVID-19 exposure to the community and Department personnel.

“Our foremost responsibility is to keep the community safe, while implementing precautionary measures to safeguard the health of the public who rely on our service and the members of the department who respond to their call,” said Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes.

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