|The Irvine Police Department would like to share some 'Wire Fraud and Money Scams' prevention tips.|
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Our hearts and prayers go out today to the families of our law enforcement brothers who lost their lives during the tragic and violent events of the past days. Heartfelt condolences to our extended law enforcement family at the Riverside Police Department and the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department.
The men and women of the Irvine Police Department will forever remember and mourn their loss and the loss of the innocent victims from Irvine, USC Public Safety Officer Keith Lawrence and California State University, Fullerton Assistant Basketball Coach, Monica Quan.
We will also keep in our thoughts, our three other law enforcement brothers wounded in Corona, Riverside and San Bernardino and we pray for their full and speedy recovery.
|Back on December 9, 2012, The Irvine Police Department was dispatched to the area of Turtle Ridge in Irvine for a burglary call. While officers were investigating and taking the suspect into custody, they were also checking the area to see if there were any other potential victims. While contacting one resident, they noticed that a 5-year old boy had just posted a hand drawn poster made by him listing his bicycle as missing. |
|On November 16, 2012, Turtle Rock Elementary celebrated Crossing Guard, Darlene Hoag’s 90th Birthday. The parents and students showered her with flowers, cards and gifts of thanks. Her decision to work after retirement is remarkable and the parents wanted to make sure she knows her dedication is not taken for granted. Looking at Darlene, you know that 90 is just a number. Her heart is full as she exhibits youthful enthusiasm for her service to the kids at Turtle Rock Elementary.|
|On Monday, the Lakeview Senior Center welcomed Detective Hudson and Civilian Investigator Covarrubias to discuss personal safety issues affecting senior citizens in our community. |
|The Community Police Academy (CPA) class was made up of 25 community members. Meeting once a week for nine weeks, they got an in-depth look into the day-to-day operations of the Irvine Police Department.|
|On Saturday, May 5, 2012, School Resource Officers Frei, Holloway, Jahid, Robinson, Russell, and Wiebe were presented with Outstanding Supporter of Prevention Awards by the Irvine Prevention Coalition during a ceremony held at City Hall. |
|On Monday, December 05, 2011, Police Officer Christopher King was sworn in by Chief Maggard in the Conference and Training Center. Officer King graduated from the Orange County Sheriff’s Basic Academy Thursday December 1st. The graduation was attended by Deputy Chief Noble, Lieutenant Allan, Sergeant Egan and Officer Casas. |
On Thursday, November 10, 2011, friends and family filled the briefing room to say goodbye to Officer Joel Davis who is retiring after 25 years of service. Officer Davis began his career in law enforcement at the Grand Junction Colorado Police Department in 1980. Later that year he moved to California and took a job as a San Marino Police Officer.
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