Safetyheroes.org SALUTES Tom Sandy, an Army vet., Terry McCarty, US Marine (Ret.) Orange County Amvets, State Sen. Lou Correa, D-Santa Ana, Home Depot, Amvets

Safetyheroes.org SALUTES Tom Sandy, an Army vet., Terry McCarty, US Marine (Ret.) Orange County Amvets, State Sen. Lou Correa, D-Santa Ana, Home Depot, Amvets for doing the right thing! Volunteers spruce up O.C.’s run-down Walk of Honor for veterans Impromptu cleanings highlight frustration over lapse in maintenance at memorial, which has fallen into a responsibility […]

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Newport Beach Police Department

Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run On Thursday, May 29, members of the Newport Beach Police Department will participate in the annual Special Olympics Torch Run. The Torch Run is a partnership between communities, Law Enforcement agencies, and Special Olympics with the goal of increasing awareness and raising funds to support local athletes. This year […]

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Anaheim Police Officer Brennan Leininger & Laura Herzog = Safety Heroes & a Cool Dude & Dudette!

Anaheim Police Officer Brennan Leininger & Honoring Our Fallen’s Laura Herzog = Safety Heroes & a Cool dude & dudette! Great story in the OC register about these two – http://www.ocregister.com/articles/cemetery-615605-flags-leininger.html Anaheim Police Officer Brennan Leininger began a fund-raising campaign to purchase flags three years ago after attending a Memorial Day service at Riverside National […]

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Costa Mesa and Newport Beach firefighters = Safety Heroes!

Newport-Mesa firefighters help battle San Diego fires By Jeremiah Dobruck May 16, 2014 | 6:06 p.m. More than a dozen Costa Mesa and Newport Beach firefighters were called upon to help battle wildfires in San Diego County this week. Starting Wednesday afternoon, two Costa Mesa battalion chiefs were tapped to head an Orange County team […]

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Santa Ana Police Chief Carlos Rojas

Santa Ana appoints its first Latino police chief Carlos Rojas, who has served as the city’s interim chief for the past two years, was sworn in Tuesday. BY ALEJANDRA MOLINA / STAFF WRITER Published: May 7, 2014 Updated: 1:50 p.m. Carlos Rojas, who has served as the city’s interim chief for the past two years, […]

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Jose Zambrano = Safety Hero!

At record-breaking 10th OC Marathon, a firefighter runs for more than fitness Corona resident Jose Zambrano is all smiles as he completes the course in 45 pounds of firefighting gear in honor of fallen comrades. BY TAYLOR HILL / STAFF WRITER Published: May 4, 2014 Updated: May 5, 2014 10:07 a.m. El Segundo firefighter Jose […]

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El Segundo Fire Department Firefighter Jose Zambrano

Firefighter to run OC Marathon wearing 45 pounds of gear José Zambrano of Corona and the El Segundo Fire Department is raising money for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. http://www.ocregister.com/articles/gear-611916-zambrano-running.html Corona resident Jose Zambrano, 43, a firefighter in El Segundo, runs in his fire gear during a training run Monday in Riverside. Zambrano has been […]

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Charlie Brown, Enrique Chavez, Paralyzed Veterans of America & Carl’s Jr.

Smith: In the end, kindness won for ‘cranky’ columnist for disabled veterans With a simple, fast-food restaurant-churned Orange Cream Shake, comes a final taste of happiness BY MARCIA C. SMITH BY MARCIA C. SMITH STAFF COLUMNIST Published: April 28, 2014 Updated: April 29, 2014 6:16 a.m. http://www.ocregister.com/articles/chavez-611748-brown-shake.html?page=1 Everyone on the hospital floor knew this month […]

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