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Anaheim Fire & Rescue helps break record at Stuff-A-Bus toy drive

Anaheim Fire & Rescue helped make the 22nd Spark of Love Toy Drive a huge success, filling the equivalent of 27 buses with toys Friday at the annual Stuff-A-Bus event held outside the Honda...

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Kids see officers as caring adults during Fullerton PD’s Shop with a Cop

The 10-year-old scrunched up her face in the boys clothes section of Target. “Do you see anything you like?” Fullerton PD Corporal Gaby Soto asked her. Alisha Zazueta wanted to get shirts for her...

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Fullerton officers adopt 19 families for Christmas

The 9-year-old girl carefully applied glitter glue to the white Christmas stocking --- the one she was decorating for her 10-year-old brother. “I like video games,” Israel Vazquez said when...

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Burn survivors enjoy some holiday cheer with assist from Anaheim Fire & Rescue

Victor Joe, MD, walked into the Christmas party feeling a little self-conscious. The director of the UC Irvine Health Regional Burn Center was sporting a white bandage on his right earlobe following...

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They kept on trucking as La Habra PD’s first commercial enforcement team

For nearly eight years, Officer Rich Kanger and retired Reserve Officer Larry Benoit started their days together the same way: in prayer. Their spiritual bond, they say, is what made them such a...

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WPD officers take local kids on holiday shopping spree

“Did you stretch this morning?” Westminster Officer Travis Hartman asked the 10-year-old. “I have a feeling we’re going to be doing some running.” Jonathan Rodriguez skipped the morning...

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Video: Garden Grove PD gets a GRIP by honoring students with holiday meal

The cameras of Garden Grove TV3 were rolling when Garden Grove PD officials helped present 20 students at Alamitos Intermediate School with Thanksgiving dinners to mark their successful participation...

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Garden Grove honors Chief Raney as his 38-year career winds down

He recalled his first days as a cop in Garden Grove --- a 21-year-old with the face of a 16-year-old. It was early 1978. As a rookie officer with only 18 days of experience, Kevin Raney was the lone...

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‘Battle-tested’ Fullerton captain ready for new chief duties in Cathedral City

George Crum’s finger hovered over the keyboard on his laptop. Fifteen more minutes, and time would be up --- the application deadline for chief of police of Cathedral City would come and pass. For...

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Two desperate people get paid trips back home, thanks to Fullerton PD

Cary Tong has been thinking a lot about trains, planes and automobiles. And buses. That’s because he and other Fullerton Police officers who work on the four-member Homeless Liaison Unit have twice...

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