So often, news involving policing forces has to do with car accidents, thefts or worse. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department wants residents to know they have good things going on as well. Here are 10 recent good news stories submitted by the Sheriff's department:
Good News from around the County from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Please click on the hyperlink below for the video or stories and photos.
1.LASD Update: Forensic Artist; Inmate Fire Camp Program; 2012 Toy Drive. (VIDEO)
2. Montrose Search and Rescue rescues dog that had fallen 150 feet over a hiking trail.
3. Sheriff Baca Speaks to Bright Future Scholars in Altadena.
4. Good Samaritans Assist In Capture of Robbery Suspect in Lancaster.
5. Dozens of Sheriff’s Department volunteers participate at Compton Station’s fourth annual Mug Run.
6. 39 Antelope Valley Residents Complete the 27th Community Academy.
7. South EL Monte Council Recognizes Temple station Personnel.
8. LASD v. LAPD participate in the Fight for Life: Battle to Beat Cancer boxing tournament fundraiser benefitting the City of Hope.
9. Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca spoke at the second United in Peace Festival Ride.
10. The department has installed more than 1,000 mobile data computers in cars and motorcycles to provide deputies with faster and more detailed information while working in the field.