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September 19, 2017  National Preparedness Month - Practice and Build Out Your Plans• Complete an Emergency Financial First Aid Kit (EFFAK)
• Maintain emergency savings for use in case of an emergency
• Participate in an emergency drill
• Know how to access community resources (e.g., shelters, food banks)
September 11, 2017  OCSD and AOCDS partner with local business to aid hurricane victimsMembers of the Orange County Sheriff's Department partnered with a local business owner to donate more than $157,000 worth of emergency items to aid the victims of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
September 7, 2017  National Preparedness Month - Plan to Help Your Neighbor and CommunityLife-threatening emergencies can happen fast! Take the necessary steps to help your neighbors and surrounding communities.
September 6, 2017  NEWS RELEASE: DUI Checkpoint slated for Lake Forest This WeekendThe Orange County Sheriff's Department will hold a Driver's License and DUI Checkpoint at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, until 3 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 9. ( View PDF )

September 1, 2017  September is National Preparedness MonthSeptember is National Preparedness Month and the Orange County Sheriff’s Department Office of Emergency Management would like to encourage Orange County residents to be prepared by making a family plan, stockpiling emergency supplies and knowing how to stay connected to the County. Taking these simple steps will go a long way during a natural disaster or other emergency. ( View PDF )
August 28, 2017  OCSD Crime Prevention Specialist featured on KUCIChristina Goddard, OCSD Crime Prevention Specialist with Laguna Niguel Police Services, spoke with Mari Frank of Privacy Piracy on KUCI 88.9 FM about Coffee with a Cop.
News ImageAugust 28, 2017  Keeping OCSD K9s cool in record-breaking heatHow does the OCSD K9 Unit keep their partners cool in hot temperatures?
The OCSD employs specialized tools and some good old fashioned cooling techniques, to keep our K9s safe.
News ImageAugust 25, 2017  OCSD makes great showing at annual World Police and Fire Games

Athletic talent abounds at the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.

More than 30 employees participated in this year’s World Police and Fire Games, bringing home 25 medals in a variety of sports from soccer to pistol shooting to ice hockey.

Congratulations to all the participants!

October 3, 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.

October 17, 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.