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La Habra PD welcomes new patrol K-9 to the force

Not every K-9 has the work ethic and skill to join the La Habra PD, but the department’s newest addition is proving to be a promising recruit. La Habra PD this month welcomed Renzo, a 3-year-old...

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Anaheim Fire duo first in O.C. to use new rescue method on hurt wildland firefighter

Just before 7:30 a.m. during week six of the massive Rough Fire that was raging in the remote and rugged mountains east of Fresno, a thick, burning tree limb came barreling down a steep, charred...

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Law enforcement welcomes 21 new recruits

Before their first day on patrol, their first case or their first arrest, 21 of California’s newest law enforcement officers made a fervent commitment to their communities: service before...

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O.C. Coroner to hold ‘Identify the Missing Day’ this Saturday in first event of its kind

In a job filled with tough cases, these are the toughest of all, Orange County deputy coroners say. “To have walked this Earth,” says Senior Deputy Coroner Tiffany Williams, “to have lived a...

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Anaheim PD swears in its second deputy chief; Dan Cahill is named to newly created position

Beefing up its command staff as the agency continues to grow and rebuild to pre-recession strength, the Anaheim PD on Thursday named Orange PD veteran Dan Cahill to the newly created second deputy...

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‘Serial butt grabber’ case highlights teamwork between Fullerton PD, CSUF police

He hunted midweek in the evening for college-age females, driving meticulously planned routes around Cal State Fullerton and near his home in La Habra. He sought out women wearing yoga pants or...

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Little boy requests a hero at his birthday party, Cypress PD delivers

Four-year-old Justin Carlson wanted a hero to come to his birthday party. While other children his age might request that Spider Man swing by or Superman fly in with a birthday greeting, Justin had...

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Tustin PD runs Crime Impact operation, arrests seven

The probationer ran his fingertips over his tattoo-covered forearm. “See this shield?” he said, pointing to a circular tattoo with a black, bold pattern. “I had to earn that. “I had to kill...

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PD’s partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of Garden Grove keeps at-risk kids on right path

The instructor goes over some common nicknames for marijuana. Buddha. Ganja. Mary Jane. She mentions some of the side effects of smoking weed. Dry mouth. Increased appetite. Red eyes. Her...

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Fullerton cop relishes rarity of witnessing lifelong drug, alcohol addict clean up his act

He was down to 11 teeth, his body and mind a chemical wasteland, when the narcotics officers showed up at his trashed home in Fullerton, search warrant in hand. For 45 of his 60 years, Bill Easton...

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