Tag Archive for Orange County Government

Sheriff Hutchens it is.

This morning the Orange County Board of Supervisors selected Retired LA County Sheriff’s Department Division Chief Sandra Hutchens as Orange County Sheriff. Good luck Sheriff Hutchens, and congratulations Chief Walters. Initially, the board decided to take a poll to see who has the greatest amount of support so that the Board might make their final…

Irvine Safest Big City! For fourth straight year

For the fourth straight year,Irvine has been named the safest big city in the U.S. The preliminary Uniform Crime Reporting statistics report for 2007 was released by the FBI today. I wrote yesterday about the statistics for Santa Ana rom 2006. in relation to Chief Walters bid for the OC Sheriff job. Seems whlie the…

Hutchens or Walters? Who’ll be the next Sheriff?

The Orange County Board of Supervisors will likely decide on the appointment of a new Sheriff for Orange County on Tuesday. They will chose between the current Chief of the City of Santa Ana Police Department, Paul Walters and retired Division Chief for the Office of Homeland Security of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department,…

Blowout for Janet Nguyen

  Looks like Edgardo Reynoso and his sock-puppet Sean Mill owe me a shot of Cuervo. As of 9:30 pm County Supervisor 1st District – Non-Partisan  Completed Precincts: 30 of 285  Vote Count  Percentage  JANET NGUYEN  14313  57.2%  DINA NGUYEN  6946  27.7%  HOA VAN TRAN  3772  15.1%  As of 10 pm County Supervisor 1st District –…

Moorlach is a sore-loser!

Pulled Directly from Total Buzz Union official accuses supes of “stacking” OCERS board June 3, 2008 by PEGGY LOWE Boy oh boy, are the unions upset about a recent move by Supe John Moorlach to replace Tom Lightvoet (pictured) on the Orange County Retirement System Board with his own canddiate, Patti Gorczyca. Frank Eley, the…

OC Sheriff Candidates Narrowed to Two

Acting Sheriff Jack Anderson is out of the running to replace retired Sheriff Mike Carona who resigned earlier this year to fight federal corruption indictments. Today the Orange County Board of Supervisors cut the list of final candidates down to former LA Sheriff’s Department division chief and Santa Ana Chief Paul Walters. Peggy Lowe over…

Grindle Files Complaint Against Assemblyman Tran

Peggy Lowe over at The OCRegister’s Total Buzz is reporting: Grindle files complaint against Van Tran OC’s campaign finance watchdog Shirley Grindle has filed a formal complaint with the DA and the state attorney general’s office claiming that Assemblyman Van Tran’s campaign donation to Dina Nguyen was, in fact, an in-kind contribution and not an…