Features

Fullerton PD honored for its commitment to cracking down on impaired drivers

Call it a picnic with a purpose. On a recent late afternoon at Craig Park in Fullerton, a few dozen people --- many of them Fullerton PD officers --- gathered under a canopy for food, sodas and...

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Officers add to their skills at Drug Recognition Expert training at Fullerton PD

The first question is, “What have you eaten today?” It’s already a pivotal moment in the 30-minute to 45-minute process of evaluating a person for possible drug intoxication. The question can...

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Fullerton, La Habra police departments show their love during citywide service day

Fullerton police officers and explorers deployed to a hillside at the Fullerton Sports Complex on Saturday. Another group of FPD officers and cadets converged on the Juanita Cook Trail. Donning...

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O.C. GRIP soccer camp in Fullerton teaches kids more than how to kick a ball

Fourth- through eighth-graders from different schools and different towns – towns where gang life is a reality – gather on a patch of turf. It’s a situation that traditionally is rife with...

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FPD’s ECHO Unit targets overcrowding, other activities in and around downtown bars

On weekend nights, downtown Fullerton transforms from an eclectic array of eateries and trendy boutiques into party zone. As these food and drink establishments become nightclubs, swarms of...

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Fullerton PD helps teach Homelessness 101, a primer on understanding and benevolence

A transient, looking unkempt and destitute, positions himself near the entryway of the supermarket. He hits you up for spare change. Whether motivated by guilt, sympathy or maybe a combination of...

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Signs honoring fallen Fullerton PD Officer Jerry Hatch now are up on the 91 Freeway

Mid-morning Thursday, March 2, Ron Hatch took his parents, Paul, 88, and Dorothy, 86, for a ride. Their destination was the 91 Freeway. To visit a sign. This was no ordinary freeway sign, but one...

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Fullerton PD honors resident whose swift action saved 20-month-old baby’s life

Editor's note: The Fullerton Police Department, at its monthly crime strategy meetings, honors citizens who have performed extraordinary acts in the service of public safety. On Feb. 8, the FPD...

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FPD chief dispels rumors, calms fears in Latino community on immigration issues

Fullerton Police Chief David Hinig recently assured parents and administrators at Pacific Drive Elementary School that public safety, not immigration, is the FPD’s primary concern. Since the...

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Threat at Troy High School mobilized Fullerton’s three school resource officers

One of the school resource officers had been on the job for only three days. The other two veteran SROs for the Fullerton PD were getting ready to attend athe Orange County Gang Investigators...

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