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Retail Theft Mobs

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There has been a recent trend in retail thefts Incidents are occurring at high end retail businesses, primarily in the West side of Los Angeles and San Fernando Valley. Suspects…

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Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

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This Thanksgiving weekend is the start of the holiday shopping season. Black Friday and Cyber Monday provide an opportunity for consumers to find a great deal. In order to help…

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Sheriff Villanueva Addresses Public Safety Concerns at LA Metro

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Public Safety Concerns Regarding LA Metro Policing Services On Wednesday, November 17, 2021, Sheriff Alex Villanueva and Chief Gene Harris from the Los Angeles County Police Chief’s Association, along with…

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hiking tips

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Here are some of the tips we regularly tell people: Hike with someone! (Most of our searches are for people who went hiking alone). Have a plan of where you’re…

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Detectives To Ask For Public’s Help In Locating Missing Juvenile Who Is Also a Person Of Interest In Fatal Hit & Run, Rosemead

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On Friday, November 12, 2021, Temple Station Detectives asked for the public’s assistance locating 16-year-old Mariano Coc, who was last seen at his residence in South El Monte on Sunday,…

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Lawsuit claiming Deputy Gangs is thrown out of court

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AUSTREBERTO GONZALEZ’S LAWSUIT CLAIMING “DEPUTY GANGS” AT HIS STATION IS THROWN OUT OF COURT November 5, 2021 On November 4, 2021, Judge William F. Fahey dismissed with prejudice the case…

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Sheriff Alex Villanueva is standing behind a wood Podium speaking to media. He is standing infront of a green curtain next to County and California flags. There is a TV screen, on the screen the slide reads: "Vaccination Mandates by County: San Bernardino, no; Orange, no; Riverside, no; Ventura, no; Kern, no;'

Imminent Threat to Public Safety due to Vaccine Mandates

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Sheriff Villanueva addresses the imminent threat to public safety if terminations occur in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department due to vaccine mandates. During a press conference at the Hall…

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Sheriff Announces Special Alert form and presents Check to Autism Society of LA

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Sheriff Alex Villanueva announces special alert form and presents check to Autism Society of Los Angeles On Monday, November 1st, 2021, Sheriff Alex Villanueva announced the Special Alert program during…

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Vaccine Event for November 7 and December 5

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LA County Board of Supervisor Hilda Solis, in collaboration with LA County Departments and local community organizations and service providers, will be hosting vaccine and resource events for families who…

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Halloween Safety

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Halloween should be a fun night for kids and adults. It is a time when thousands of trick-or-treaters will be dressed up in their favorite costumes and will be out…

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IMMINENT THREAT TO PUBLIC SAFETY

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IMMINENT THREAT TO PUBLIC SAFETY October 28, 2021 As homicides continued to rise, the Board of Supervisors voted to require all Los Angeles County employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19…

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help solve the murder of Diego Ortega-Reza

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Sheriff Alex Villanueva, Homicide Detectives and Family Members Plea to the Public for Information that will Help Solve the Murder of Diego Ortega-Reza On Wednesday, October 20, 2021, Los Angeles…

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SUBPOENAS UNDER AB 1185

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SUBPOENAS UNDER AB 1185 October 20, 2021 Tomorrow, neither I nor my Undersheriff will appear under oath before the Civilian Oversight Commission (COC), due to pending legal concerns which have…

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VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE vs “VACCINE MANDATE POLICE”

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VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE vs “VACCINE MANDATE POLICE” October 8, 2021 In Los Angeles County we have a Board of Supervisors who repeatedly call to empty the jails and release felons back…

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Fentanyl Awareness

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Fentanyl Awareness: Remember, one bad choice can cost you your life.  Fentanyl is a pharmaceutical drug that was created to help patients with pain management.  It is approximately 100 times…

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