Orange County Sheriff's Department

  • Agency: Orange County Sheriff's Department
  • Address: 550 N. Flower Street, Santa Ana, 92703 CA
  • Chief:
Phone: (714) 647-4666

Orange County Sheriff's Department is located at 550 N. Flower Street, Santa Ana, 92703 CA. The Orange County Sheriff's Department phone number is (714) 647-4666.

Orange County Sheriff's Department News

Be #ScamSmart! Are you looking to sell that old couch on Craigslist? ๐Ÿ’ป Watch this first! ๐Ÿ’ธ

We'll be out in force in San Clemente this weekend ๐Ÿ‘€for impaired drivers. ๐Ÿš” If you plan to ๐Ÿป๐Ÿท๐Ÿธ, arrange for a safe ride home!

BE PREPARED: Heavy rain is forecasted in Orange County starting 3/21 - 3/22. โ˜”๏ธPlease stay out of flood control channels as these areas are not safe. Check for more information. ๐Ÿš˜๐ŸŒง๏ธ #StaySafeOC

Last Friday #SixPointsForKids Deputies and Walmart Foothill Ranch donated three bikes to three awesome kids (and straight A students we might add ๐ŸŽ‰)! Recently their mother passed away and our Deputies, along with Walmart wanted to make their walk to school a little bit easier.๐Ÿšฒ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ

Save the date for our next Virtual Ride Along! On March 28th we'll be riding along with not only our K-9's but also our Air Support Unit! ๐Ÿถ๐Ÿš#OCSDVRA

These #OCSD deputies are running in uniform for a GREAT reason. They're training for Run to Remember LA, a 10K and half marathon race on April 8 that raises money for families of fallen officers. Click the link to read the full article or to donate! ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ

Happy #StPatricksDay from everyone here at #OCSD! ๐Ÿ€ Don't depend on luck to get you home safely tonight, plan ahead and designate a sober driver or use a ride-share service. #DUIDoesntJustMeanBooze ๐Ÿšซ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’Š

Orange County Sheriff's Deputy Chet Parker has become OCSD - Lake Forest Police Services newest homeless liaison officer. For his efforts, Parker was honored as Deputy of the Year as part of the Orange County Sheriff's Department Recognition program in March 2017! ๐Ÿ†๐ŸŽ‰

โ€ชThis morning retired Lieutenant Chilton introduced the new Chief of Police Services for OCSD - Dana Point Police Services, Lieutenant Sheehan! โ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ›ณ๐ŸŒŠ Dana Point residents got a little Q&A with her over some โ˜•๏ธ and quite a view!โ€ฌ

"Be prepared to stay ahead of all threats." We hosted a training for #OCSD SWAT members along with members from Irvine Police Department, Anaheim Police Department, and Huntington Beach Police Department. We also had Tactical Bomb Tech students and trainees from all over the country participate in the active-shooter training.

NBC LA sat down with our Special Victims Detail and discussed how #OCSD investigators tackle some of the toughest child sex abuse cases in the County.

Sunday night deputies arrested a man for three felonies after attempting to defraud a rental car company. ๐Ÿ‘€๐Ÿš— Read the full story on our blog! ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ

As mothers and fathers ourselves, our thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this difficult time. ๐Ÿ’š

The #OCSD Bomb Squad is on Facebook! Head over to their page and give โ€˜em a a like ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ ใƒปใƒปใƒป The Orange County Sheriffโ€™s Department Bomb Squad, known officially as the Hazardous Devices Section (HDS), is a 24/7 specialty detail which provides expert Bomb Technicians capable of immediate response to all government jurisdictions within the county. Serving a population base of nearly 3.2 million residents, #OCSD HDS is the only Bomb Squad equipped and responsible for providing services to the 34 cities and unincorporated areas within the County of Orange.

It's Daylight Saving Time - time to turn, test and check! โฐ๐Ÿšญ๐ŸŽ’ Before you turn those clocks, test the batteries in your smoke alarms and make sure your earthquake ready kit is stocked and nothing in it has expired.

Our prayers and deepest condolences are with the Pomona Police Department as they mourn the loss of one of their officers fatally shot while responding to a standoff last night. We also send our thoughts and prayers for a full and speedy recovery to a second officer who was injured by gunfire in the incident. #ThinBlueLine

**UPDATE** All five suspects have been identified. Thank you for all of your shares, tips and assistance. As the investigation is ongoing, we canโ€™t share more details at this time, but want to express our gratitude for helping solve this crime. Do you know these five suspects? San Clemente investigators are hoping the community can help identify them. In the early morning hours of March 4, 2018, five males entered the Chevron Gas Station in the 1700 block of S. El Camino Real, pushed the cashier to the ground and stole tobacco and vape products. A short time later they entered the Circle K on E. Avenida Pico and stole a large quantity of vape products. All five suspects fled in a dark colored sedan, possibly a BMW. Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator McLeod at 949-361-8229 or

#OCSDPIO Working with our north county LE partners to ensure the safety of our schools. OCSD is aware of a possible threat, takes all threats seriously and is participating in the investigation. No further details available at this time, monitor OCSD social media for updates. @OCSD

From our first female deputy, to our first female Sheriff, OCSD has been empowering and inspiring strong women to make a difference in the community for decades. Today, in honor of International Women's Day, we recognize the women of the OCSD family, whom we are very proud to know. #WeAreOCSD

Members of the #OCSD Bomb Squad recently hosted agencies from across the nation for a Tactical Bomb Technician Certification Course - an intense two-week program that challenges bomb techs in various scenarios, including how to integrate seamlessly with SWAT teams. Check out some highlights from one of the scenarios.

#OCSDPIO: OC Sheriff Sandra Hutchens' statement on lawsuit filed by U.S. Attorney General.

#OCSD traffic will be holding a checkpoint to stop drunk drivers this weekend in Mission Viejo. Think before you drink! Desgniate a driver, hit up an Uber or call a cab. ๐Ÿ‘ฎโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿš“๐Ÿšจ

#OCSDPIO Press Release: Suspect and victim identified in possible murder-suicide On Monday, March 5, 2018, Orange County Sheriffโ€™s Department homicide investigators initiated an investigation following an incident inside a residence in the 13400 block on Winthrope Street in unincorporated Santa Ana. The Orange County Sheriffโ€™s Department received a call at approximately 3 p.m. from a family member who had entered the residence stating there was a deceased individual inside of the home. When deputies arrived, they observed two individuals, Julie Molina, 48, and Maurice Molina, 55, a married couple, deceased from apparent stab wounds. Based on information obtained from interviews and evidence collected at the scene, the incident is being investigated as a possible murder-suicide. Preliminarily, investigators believe that Maurice Molina was the aggressor and Julie Molina was the victim of homicide. A full investigation and autopsies on both individuals will be conducted.

We're trained to take care of every member of our team, even the furry ones! ๐Ÿถ