December 7, 2013
Quadruple Fatality Traffic Collision
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. - (December 7, 2013) - On Saturday, December 7, 2013 at approximately 1:30 a.m., Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a solo-vehicle traffic collision on South El Camino Real near the intersection of Valencia in the city of San Clemente. Deputies arrived and found a late model BMW 3-series with extensive damage. Four of the five occupants of the vehicle were pronounced deceased at the scene; the fifth occupant, a 24 year-old female, was treated and transported to a local trauma center with significant injuries.
December 5, 2013
2013 OCLEEAA Fall CompetitionThe Orange County Law Enforcement Explorer Advisor Association (OCLEEAA) sponsored the 2013 OCLEEAA Competition at the Orange County Sheriff’s Department Katella Facility in Orange, and the Sheriff’s Training Academy in Tustin on November 23rd and 24th.The Explorers competed in 14 different scenarios. There were 48 teams of 4 explorers each from 23 different agencies throughout Orange and Los Angeles Counties.
November 29, 2013
In-Custody DeathSANTA ANA, Calif. - (November 29, 2013) – On Thursday, November 28, 2013 at approximately 1:38 p.m., Inmate Itzcoatl Ocampo (3-20-88) was pronounced deceased by medical staff at Western Medical Center (WMC), Santa Ana. Ocampo was being treated in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) after becoming ill while in custody at the Orange County Jail (Central Jail Complex - Central Men's Jail). (
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November 25, 2013
Thanksgiving Travel & Safety TipsTo ensure a safe and happy thanksgiving, follow these simple, convenient travel and Thanksgiving safety tips to keep your family and home safe for the holidays.