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Sheriff Alex Villanueva’s Message to the Troops

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Sheriff Alex Villanueva’s Message to the Troops This is Sheriff Villanueva. We have a responsibility to ensure the safety of all residents and businesses in Los Angeles County. As incidents…

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Los Angeles County Imposes Third Night of Curfew

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Please visit this link for new curfew – Curfew Order – June 3, 2020 Los Angeles County Imposes Third Night of Curfew Los Angeles County will be under a countywide…

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Sheriff extends County-wide curfew for LA County

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Please visit this link for new curfew – Curfew Order – June 3, 2020 Sheriff Villanueva Extends County-Wide Curfew for Los Angeles County At the direction of Sheriff Alex Villanueva,…

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Sheriff orders County-wide Curfew for LA County

Sheriff orders County-wide Curfew for LA County 600 128 SIB Staff

Please visit this link for new curfew Curfew order – June 3, 2020 Sheriff Villanueva Orders County-Wide Curfew for Los Angeles County In the midst of national chaos, the Los…

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Sheriff Discusses Underfunding, Understaffing

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Sheriff Villanueva Discusses Underfunding and Understaffing, Both Dangerous for L.A. County Residents With overseeing the safety and security needs of more than ten million residents in Los Angeles County –the…

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How LA County’s Largest Women’s Facility Is Successfully Combating COVID-19 In the Jail

How LA County’s Largest Women’s Facility Is Successfully Combating COVID-19 In the Jail 150 150 SIB Staff

Century Regional Detention Facility is the largest women’s jail facility in Los Angeles County and has been able to keep the exposure of the COVID-19 virus to both inmates and…

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Sheriff Hosts 51st Annual Peace Officers’ Memorial Ceremony

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Sheriff Villanueva Hosts 51st Annual Peace Officers’ Memorial Ceremony in Virtual, Streamed Event Despite the circumstances of physical distancing due to COVID-19, the 51st annual Peace Officers’ Memorial Ceremony was…

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Sheriff Villanueva’s Weekly Press Briefing

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As we continue working together through the COVID-19 pandemic, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department staff continue striving to keep the public informed through weekly press conferences, and regularly updating statistics…

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May 15 – Peace Officer’s Memorial Day 2020

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In observance of #PeaceOfficersMemorialDay, we honor all peace officers across the United States who made the ultimate sacrifice, and laid down their lives while serving and protecting their communities. We…

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Sheriff Addresses BOS proposed budget cuts

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Sheriff Villanueva Addresses Board of Supervisors’ Proposed Budget Cut, Its Effect on Operations Now and Through the Year 2023 https://www.facebook.com/LosAngelesCountySheriffsDepartment/videos/696757641070919/ How ironic it is that the nation’s biggest sheriff’s department…

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Sheriff outlines Challenges in Custody amid COVID 19

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Sheriff Villanueva Outlines Challenges in Custody Environment Amid COVID-19 https://www.facebook.com/LosAngelesCountySheriffsDepartment/videos/1095110077532726/ Since realizing COVID-19 was underway, headed into our lives, facilities, jails, and daily operations, Sheriff Alex Villanueva directed Los Angeles…

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Mental Health Awareness Month 2020 – M.E.T Team

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A Closer Look at the LASD Mental Evaluation Team, in Recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department personnel have been working closely…

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Sheriff announces crime percentage drops

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Sheriff Villanueva Announces Statistics for Crime Percentage Drops, and for Personnel and Inmates Affected by COVID-19 During one of his weekly press conferences, broadcast Monday, May 4, 2020, from the…

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lasd budget underfunded by $400 Million

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Sheriff Villanueva Announces LASD Budget Underfunded by $400 Million During one of his weekly press conferences, broadcast Monday, May 4, 2020, from the Sherman Block Building, Sheriff Alex Villanueva announced…

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Text 9 1 1: Call If you Can. Text if you can’t https://www.facebook.com/LosAngelesCountySheriffsDepartment/posts/3532767776750110

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