Deputy Cody Eliason has been named Mission Viejo Police Services’ Employee of the Year. The deputy’s outstanding work ethic has gained him the respect of his peers and supervisors alike.
Catalytic converter thefts are on the rise statewide. Mission Viejo Police Services is reminding the public to beware and consider taking simple precautions that could help safeguard their vehicles from this and other types of crime.
Though this year’s Walk Against Drugs has changed due to the pandemic, its essential message remains the same. For the first time in 32 years, the Walk Against Drugs, one of the City’s biggest events, will be held virtually starting at 8 am on Saturday, October 17. Despite this year’s platform, the City, Orange County Sheriff’s Department, Capistrano Unified School District, Saddleback Valley Unified School District, local businesses, service groups, students and families will unite again to say NO to drugs, alcohol, tobacco and vaping.
With current health directives and to keep our community safe during the pandemic, this year’s Walk Against Drugs will be held virtually on Saturday, October 17 at 8 a.m. – with a contest designed to help students be more successful in school. The annual Walk Against Drugs is a collaboration of local businesses, school districts, the City of Mission Viejo and Orange County Sheriff’s Department.
With current health directives and to keep our community safe during the pandemic, this year's Walk Against Drugs will be held virtually - with a contest designed to help students be more successful in school. The annual Walk Against Drugs is a collaboration of local businesses, school districts, the City of Mission Viejo and Orange County Sheriff's Department.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to remain vigilant as investigators have seen a spike in thefts from distracted shoppers.
Recent investigations show an increase in wallets and personal property being taken from purses while unsuspecting victims are distracted. In most cases, victims are followed through a store until the theft opportunity presents itself.
In light of the killing of George Floyd and subsequent swarms of protests around the nation, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) is reassuring the public of its long-standing commitment to professionalism and integrity in its delivery of public service.
In a press release issued Wednesday, the department said it guards against bias, diligently governs how it uses force and holds accountable deputies who betray the public trust.
If you’re wondering what to do with your unused, expired medications or medical “sharps” during the quarantine, the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) developed a campaign for safely disposing medications at home.
Help protect you or your loved one from “Identity Theft, Fraud and Scams Targeting Senior Citizens” by attending a special presentation on March 4.
Hosted by Mission Viejo Police Services as part of the Stay Safe Orange County campaign, this free seminar is from 6:30-8 pm at the Norman P. Murray Community and Senior Center, 24932 Veterans Way.