Lapeer girl steals foster mom’s car in Orion Twp., crashes in Ypsilanti

A 14-year-old Lapeer girl was taken to Children’s Village after running away and stealing her foster mother’s vehicle in Orion Township on Friday. Oakland County Sheriff’s Office deputies went to the 80 block of Indianwood Road at 12:41 p.m. Aug. 6 after the teen’s foster mother, a 28-year-old Oxford Twp. resident, reported that they had […]

Orion Twp. girl found safe after leaving her home to go for a walk

A 12-year-old girl who went for a walk in Orion Township was found unharmed in Fenton but finding her required multiple search units from the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies went to the 2300 block of Gemini Drive at 9:13 p.m. Aug. 6 for a report of a missing girl when the girl’s mother reported […]

Public Safety — Aug. 11, 2021

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 353 calls from Aug. 2-8, 2021 • Felony Arrests: 4 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 3 • Traffic Accidents: 13 Unknown suspect runs from the border with stolen lawn blower A 39-year-old Oxford resident reported that while working on the lawn at Taco Bell, 660 S. Lapeer Rd., someone stole […]

Public Safety — Aug. 4, 2021

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 387 calls from July 26 – Aug. 1, 2021 • Felony Arrests: 0 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 3 • Traffic Accidents: 17 Nurse, first responders save Orion Twp. resident having a heart attack An off-duty nurse, Orion Township firefighters and sheriff’s deputies all worked together to save an Orion […]

COVID-19 Update — Aug. 4, 2021

According to Oakland County government, in the last 30 days there were 9 recent cases in the 48359 ZIP code, 12 new cases in the 48360 ZIP code and 16 new cases in the 48362 area. Total numbers by ZIP code: 48359: 910 total cases, 13 deaths. (Population of 9,634) 48360: 1,059 total cases, 15 […]

Public Safety — July 28, 2021

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 377 calls from July 19-25, 2021 • Felony Arrests: 3 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 1 • Traffic Accidents: 17 Deputies save a suspect from drug overdose, arrest four people on court ordered warrants The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call about a woman on the 2700 block […]

Public Safety — July 21, 2021

The LOPD responded to 116 calls from July 12-18, 2021   • Felony Arrests: 0 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 4 • Traffic Accidents: 0 Several police departments arrest suspects who have ignored their warrants out of Lake Orion The Lake Orion Police Department received notification from the dispatch center at 3:45 a.m. July 12 that Grand […]

Public Safety — July 14, 2021

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 326 calls from July 5- 11, 2021   • Felony Arrests: 1 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 3 • Traffic Accidents: 10 How did they row away with that? A 65-year-old woman met with deputies at 5:22 p.m. July 5 on the 200 block of Nakomis Trail and told them […]