OCSD Newsroom Headlines

August 15, 2018 
OCFA and OCSD Announce Joint Air Operations Plan

MISSION VIEJO, Ca. (August 15, 2018) - The Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) and Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) released today an operating plan for Air Search and Rescue that outlines how air operations will be coordinated between the two public service agencies.


August 14, 2018 
NEWS RELEASE: DUI checkpoint planned for Dana Point this weekend.

DANA POINT, Ca. (Aug. 14, 2018) – Members of the Orange County Sheriff’s DUI Enforcement Team will hold a DUI and Driver’s License Checkpoint this weekend to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers as part of the department’s ongoing traffic safety campaign.


August 3, 2018 
OCSD arrests man who jumped from Lido Bridge and landed on passing vessel

News ImageOrange County Sheriff’s Department on Friday, Aug. 3, arrested a 27-year-old-man suspected of jumping off Newport Beach’s Lido Bridge and landing on a passing vessel, injuring a 66-year-old woman.


July 27, 2018 
NEWS RELEASE: Multi-agency investigation leads to the seizure of $1.6 million worth of illegal narcotics

SANTA ANA, Ca. (July 26, 2018) - An investigation by a multi-agency operation to intercept narcotics and hold drug traffickers accountable has resulted in the arrest of three men and the confiscation of 184 pounds of illegal narcotics and five guns.


July 24, 2018 
OCSD Harbor Patrol rescues 13 from sinking boat off Newport Beach

News ImageA quick response Sunday afternoon from the Orange County Sheriff’s Harbor Patrol led to the rescue of 13 passengers on a quickly sinking vessel about a half-mile off the coast of Newport Beach.


July 16, 2018 
OCSD deputies arrest two men suspected of back-to-back robberies in Lake Forest

News ImageOrange County Sheriff’s Department deputies arrested two men suspected of robbing one victim and attempting to rob another Sunday night in Lake Forest.


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