Protecting Lilac Fire Victims

Wildfire victims can become re-victimized by scammers looking to make a fast buck. To protect residents affected by the Lilac Fire, District Attorney Investigators are teaming up with the Department of Insurance and the Contractors State License Board to canvas neighborhoods, letting people know how to protect themselves.  Watch more in this video. [TWEET THIS]

If you are a wildfire victim and you feel someone is trying to take advantage of you, report suspicious activity to the District Attorney’s Consumer Protection Unit at (619) 531-3507.

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Teddy Bear Drive Brings Holiday Cheer

The District Attorney’s Office hosted this year’s annual Regional Law Enforcement Teddy Bear Drive to bring a little extra holiday cheer to Rady Children’s Hospital patients and their families. Watch more in this video. [TWEET THIS]

(Video en Español, aquí.)

Program Provides New Path After Prison

Supporting an individual’s successful transition from prison back into our communities is a priority for the District Attorney’s Office because it helps prevent crime and recidivism. Watch how one local training program is helping pave a new path for people, in this video. [TWEET THIS]

A Special Early Thanksgiving Dinner

Every year, the District Attorney’s Office participates in a special early Thanksgiving Dinner for 100 children who also got an early Christmas gift, thanks to donations from local law enforcement including the DA’s Office. Watch the video for more. [TWEET THIS]

Vea el video en Español, aquí.

Protecting Some of Our Most Vulnerable Citizens

Preventing and prosecuting elder abuse is a priority for the District Attorney’s Office, which is why DA Summer Stephan brought together dozens of stakeholders to work on a countywide protocol to better serve our growing elderly population. Watch more in the video. [TWEET THIS]

SDPD Officer Archie Buggs Dedication Ceremony

Exactly 39 years ago, on November 4, 1978, San Diego Police Department Officer Archie Buggs gave the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.  The District Attorney’s Office is so proud to have joined Officer Buggs’ family on Saturday in the dedication ceremony of the Officer Archie Buggs Southeastern Division Substation. Watch the video of the ceremony here.

Joining Forces to End Human Trafficking

District Attorney Summer Stephan joined state and federal leaders in a community forum this week to discuss the efforts being made to end sex trafficking in our communities.  Watch the video for more. [TWEET THIS]

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Are You in an Abusive Relationship?

Last year, there were over 16,000 domestic violence incidents reported to local law enforcement. The DA’s Office is partnering with local organizations to raise awareness about warning signs of domestic violence to help prevent more tragedies.  Watch more in this video. [TWEET THIS]

Remembering Murder Victims

Supporting crime victims is a priority at the District Attorney’s Office. District Attorney Summer Stephan recently joined friends and relatives of murder victims to keep their memory alive.  Watch the video for information. [TWEET THIS]

Regional Leadership Institute

Leaders from two dozen law enforcement agencies in San Diego County are taking their skills to the next level.  It’s a new program powered by the DA’s Office and the Sheriff’s Department.

WATCH the video to learn what it’s all about. [TWEET THIS]