I’m done with protecting strangers. I’m done with putting myself in danger. I’m done with the idea that I have to serve and protect people who WANT me to take a bullet for them… so that they can post the video of it on Facebook and get “likes”. THAT is my New Year’s resolution. I’m […]
Marin County DSA News
The Stanislaus Sworn Deputies Association has established a fund in memory of the Newman Police Department corporal who was shot and killed while making a traffic stop early Wednesday morning. Donations to the Corporal Ronil Singh Memorial Fund can be made at any Westamerica Bank branch, mailed to Stanislaus Sworn Deputies Association Corporal Ronil Singh Memorial Fund, […]
A man and his missing dog were rescued Sunday night by the Marin County Sheriff’s Office’s Search and Rescue team. The 55-year-old Marin County man was searching for his black Labrador Shadow who went missing Friday. On Sunday, he heard him barking as he searched an off-trail area near Dias Ridge in unincorporated Marin County […]
We support her strong, evenhanded and progressive approach to public safety. Lori has four decades of experience with all levels of the justice system to connect the community to the courthouse. She is committed to ensuring that District Attorney’s Office employs restorative justice programs when appropriate, but never compromises the safety of our community when serious and violent crimes are committed.
This year, from May 13 to May 19, thousands of police officers, law enforcement professionals, friends, family, and survivors, gather in Washington D.C for National Police Week. In 2017 alone, 129 officers were killed in the line of duty. Since 1791, a total of 21,541 officers have lost their lives in the line of duty. […]
Just after 12:00 am on the morning of March 15, 2018 Marin County Sheriff’s Deputy Ryan Zirkle was responding to a 911 call. While in route, Deputy Zirkle lost control of his vehicle on SR-1 in rural west Marin County. The vehicle went off the right side of the road and collided with a tree. Despite lifesaving efforts, Deputy Zirkle passed away at Petaluma Hospital from injuries he sustained in the fatal collision.
The Marin County Deputy Sheriffs’ Association would like to express our gratitude for your overwhelming generosity during our “Red, White, Blue, and YOU” fundraising campaign. We truly live by our campaign slogan “One Nation, One Community, Many Voices, Under the Banner of Unity.” Together we do make our community a better and safe place to live and work.
On behalf of our deputies and our fellow citizens, the Marin County Deputy Sheriffs’ Association is asking you today for your support. While our nation is facing unprecedented times, we are thankful for our community who has stayed strong and united and we value the support you have shown our deputies.
In 2016, the profession of law enforcement, and our nation, lost 135 police officers in the line of duty. This national figure is the highest it has been since 2001, with nearly half of these brave men and women having been killed in ambush-style attacks; with the remaining being a result of various other incidents, […]
May 2017 marks the 55th year by which our nation will pay tribute to the men and women of our local, state and federal peace officers. National Police Week is an annual event, conceived from “Police Day”, which was created in 1962, when President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation, designating May 15 as a time in which our nation would pause, gather, and most of all, to remember, those brave men and women who gave their final breath for the sake of justice.