OC Sheriff Suspends Use Of Carotid Restraint HoldIn a press release Tuesday, the department said it will be "evaluating its use and effectiveness as a compliance tool."
SoCal ACLU Sues Orange County Sheriff To Reduce Inmate Population During Coronavirus PandemicThe lawsuit demands immediate release of "vulnerable and disabled" inmates, better social distancing protocols, and increases in care, testing, and personal protective equipment.
OC Sheriff Blames Sanctuary State Law For Increase In Repeat Crimes By Undocumented ImmigrantsSince California became a sanctuary state in 2017, the number of inmates with immigration detainers being arrested again after being released from jail has jumped, according to a new report from Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes.
OC Sheriff Sandra Hutchens To RetireOrange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens announced today she will not seek another term and plans to retire.
Man Injured In Ladera Ranch Deputy-Involved ShootingA deputy-involved shooting was under investigation Monday in an upscale Orange County town, authorities said.
OCSD: Son, 21, Fatally Shot Family In Mission Viejo Murder-SuicideAuthorities say a 21-year-old Orange County man shot his family in a murder-suicide earlier this week.
Manhunt Underway In Yorba Linda For Burglary Suspect Wearing A Boot CastThe Orange County Sheriff SWAT team set up a perimeter near Village Center and Vista Laguna Friday.
Police Arrest Student, 17, In Suspected Shooting Of Reserve Deputy, 50A 17-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly shooting of his father, an Orange County Reserve Deputy Sheriff.
OC Sheriff Sandra Hutchens Discusses Her Breast Cancer PrognosisOrange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said she's been diagnosed with stage III breast cancer and the experience has completely changed her outlook on life.
OC Sheriff Announces That She's Battling Breast CancerOrange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens announced that she has breast cancer and will continue to work, despite undergoing chemotherapy.
Thief Accused Of Stealing Tide From Mission Viejo VonsA dirty trend has hit Orange County – inexplicably large thefts of Tide.
2 Men Sought After Attempted Abduction In San Juan CapistranoAuthorities say two men tried to abduct a 13-year-old boy Wednesday in San Juan Capistrano as he walked home from school.
OC Officials Investigate How Teens Were Found Having Sex In Co-Ed Juvenile HallAuthorities are investigating how two teens in custody for violent crimes were found having sex while in custody at Juvenile Hall.
2 People Shot In Attempted Carjacking Near Garden GroveAuthorities say two people inside a parked sport utility vehicle were shot and wounded in an attempted carjacking near Garden Grove.
Intruder Shot, Killed After Breaking Into Dana Point HomeOrange County sheriff's deputies Tuesday were investigating the fatal shooting of a man who apparently broke into a Dana Point home.