Category: Public Safety

Drive Sober DUI

Law enforcement reminds OC: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

This holiday season, Orange County Sheriff’s Department personnel will be out looking for drunk drivers (including those driving under the influence of drugs) as part of a special year-end Drive Sober or…

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Orange County Supervisor Andrew Do

OC Supervisor Andrew Do hosting Orange County Crime Stopper Event

In an effort to keep Orange County’s neighborhoods safe, Supervisor Andrew Do is hosting a free Orange County Crime Stopper event to educate the public on steps we can take to fight crime. The free event, held…

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Patriot Day Message from OC Supervisor Andrew Do

Today, we remember the tragic events of September 11, 2001. We remember the nearly 3,000 innocent men, women and children that were killed in the worst terrorist attack in American history. We…

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Sharon Petrosino

Orange County appoints Sharon Petrosino public defender

Orange County has named Sharon Petrosino as the county’s public defender. Petrosino has served as Interim Public Defender since former Public Defender Frank Ospino stepped down in December to become a Superior…

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OC Public Safety Townhall

Supervisor Andrew Do, Sheriff Sandra Hutchens Host Public Safety Townhall

Crime is up in Orange County. According to the Orange County Register’s recent analysis of law enforcement data, crime in Orange County has risen 23 percent in the past year – with…

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Orange County Seal

Orange County reaffirms promise to provide emergency response to San Bernardino County

Orange County has reaffirmed its commitment to provide emergency response services to San Bernardino County. At its January 12th meeting, the Orange County Board of Supervisors voted to authorize the use of…

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Supervisor Andrew Do honors Orange County Marines

Supervisor Andrew Do honored Orange County Marines Captain Carlos Dubon and Gunnery Sergeant Shannon Umana for their service as members of Orange County’s Marine Recruiting Command. Orange County is a new post for Captain…

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On 240th birthday, OC honors Orange County Marines

Orange County Marines were honored by the Orange County Board of Supervisors Tuesday, as the county celebrated the United States Marine Corps‘ 240th birthday. Orange County Supervisor Andrew Do presented a county resolution…

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Supervisor Andrew Do pays his respects to Orange County firefighters.

Orange County honors fallen firefighters

Orange County’s fallen firefighters were honored on October 13 at the Orange County Fire Services Memorial Cermony. The annual event, hosted by the Orange County Fire Authority, Orange County Fire Chiefs and the Orange County…

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AlertOC Test Call to 2.5 Million Residents

As part of National Preparedness Month, nearly 2.5 million Orange County residents will receive a phone call and e-mail on Sept. 24 to test the County’s mass notification system. This is the sixth…

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