The SCDSA Board of Directors have voted to endorse several candidates in the local and state election on June 7th, 2022. Please see the attached endorsement guide for a list of candidates who have pledged to support our members in their mission to keep our community safe.
Sacramento, CA – The Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs’ Association, the largest law enforcement labor organization in Northern California, is proud to endorse Elk Grove City Councilman, Pat Hume, in his campaign for Sacramento County Supervisor overseeing District 5.
A native Californian, Pat grew up in Elk Grove before earning his bachelor’s degree from San Diego State University. Having a spirit...
For Immediate Release: December 9, 2021
SCDSA and LEMA Memberships Endorse Chief Deputy Jim Barnes for Sheriff
Sacramento, CA – The memberships of the Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs’ Association (SCDSA) and the Law Enforcement Managers’ Association (LEMA) have respectively voted to endorse Chief Deputy Jim Barnes in his campaign to become the next Sheriff of Sacramento County.
Chief Deputy Jim Barnes is...
For Immediate Release: September 29, 2021
Sacramento, CA – The Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs’ Association, the largest law enforcement labor organization in Northern California, is proud to endorse Thien Ho in his campaign for Sacramento County District Attorney. Thien, a refugee from Vietnam, is a graduate of UC Davis and McGeorge School of Law. He has worked his way...
DSA member, Deputy Eric Brown, is pictured (center) in the photo below. Eric tragically lost his brother years ago at the intersection of Howe and Fair Oaks to an 18-year old drunk driver who had a suspended license for previous DUIs. To honor his brother, Eric raises money every year for the Walk Like MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving)...
We will be holding the drawing for our custom STAR6 Harley Davidson motorcycle on December 15th, 2021. Raffle ticket sales will end at noon on December 14th, 2021. Tickets can be purchased over the phone by calling (916) 441-4141 during normal business hours, (M-F 0730-1600 hours). Tickets are $100 each, and all of the proceeds benefit the STAR 6...
We are a proud sponsor of the first H.A.M. Public Safety Powerlifting fundraising event. This event will take place on Sunday, October 10th, 2021, at Untamed Strength gym. Event organizers are currently seeking event participants. You can register for this event here https://www.trainuntamed.com/ham2021/ Don't delay- registration cutoff is Thursday, October 7th. This event...
Organizers of the Deputy Mark Stasyuk Memorial Fishing Tournament are excited to share the 2021 tournament will be held on Saturday, September 25th.
Deputy Mark Stasyuk was killed in the line of duty on September 17, 2018, while responding to a call at a Rancho Cordova-area business. Mark was an avid fisherman in his time off, and the Tournament was...
We are proud to share an initial victory in this ongoing case: "Sacramento County Superior Court Rules in Favor of the Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs’ Association (“SCDSA”) Regarding Vested Pension Rights to Service Credit for a 7/12 Schedule and Pay Inclusions to Final Compensation"
Please read the full post on the Mastagni Law Blog here: https://bit.ly/3dWcW6K
For Immediate Release: SCDSA Endorses Anne Marie Schubert for Attorney General for the State of California
True Aim Airsoft Field in Roseville will be hosting a fundraiser this Sunday, January 31st that will benefit the Adam Gibson memorial fund. Please see the flyer below for more information.
For Immediate Release: Sacramento, CA
A memorial fund has been established to accept donations for the family of Deputy Sheriff Adam Gibson.
Donations can be made online at the CAHP Credit Union website: https://cahpcu.org/DeputyAdamGibsonMemorialFund
Alternatively, checks may be mailed to:
Deputy Adam Gibson Memorial Fund
CAHP Credit Union
PO Box 276507
Sacramento, CA 95827
Deputy Gibson leaves behind his wife and nine-month old daughter.
For Immediate Release: SCDSA Requests Investigation of Supervisor Phil Serna for Violation of County Code Section 61: Discrimination Prohibited
For Immediate Release
Sacramento, CA – Giving Tuesday was launched in 2012 as a simple idea: to create a day that encourages people to do good. Over the past eight years, this idea has grown into a global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity.
One way that thousands of people have participated in...
We have released individual endorsements of measures and candidates over the past few months, and have summarized them below. Please share with your fellow law enforcement-supporting friends and make sure to cast your vote!
Sacramento, CA – The Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs’ Association (SCDSA) Board of Directors has voted to endorse three candidates running for Rancho Cordova City Council: Mayor David Sander, and incumbent Council Members Robert McGarvey and Donald Terry.
Mayor David Sander was elected to the first City Council when the City incorporated in 2003 and reelected in November 2004, 2008, 2012 and...
Law enforcement has always been there for the people of Sacramento, now we need you to be there for us. We have two requests:
1. SHARE THIS VIDEO on social media and with everyone you know who lives in Sacramento County.
2.Contact all five (5) Sacramento County Board of Supervisors and tell them to NOT defund the Sacramento County...
The annual STAR 6 fundraising golf tournament has been cancelled this year, but the need for our Foundation’s services has never been greater. In place of the golf tournament, we are excited to be raffling a customized STAR 6 Harley Davidson Road King Special.
Tickets are $100 each and can be purchased by calling (916) 441-4141. Once 1000 (one thousand)...
2020 has been the year of craziness! Due to current restrictions and guidance, along with some unknowns moving forward, the STAR 6 Foundation has decided to cancel our annual golf tournament this year. We have appreciated the incredible support from each of you over the years and look forward to next year’s tournament.
If you are looking to still...
Law enforcement has always been there for the people of Sacramento, now we need you to be there for us.
We have two requests:
1. SHARE THIS VIDEO! Here's a handy link for easy sharing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wk6MCtAS3gE
2.Contact all five (5) Sacramento County Board of Supervisors and tell them to NOT defund the Sacramento County Sheriff's Office.
Phil Serna- District 1 email@example.com (916)...
This year has been....interesting, to say the least. Through it all, DSA members, and peace officers everywhere, have risen to the occasion. We want to take a brief moment to let you know you are doing an outstanding job. We are proud of you, and we will continue to have your back.
Organizers of the Deputy Mark Stasyuk Memorial Fishing Tournament are excited to share the 2020 tournament will be held on Saturday, September 12th.
Deputy Mark Stasyuk was killed in the line of duty on September 17, 2018, while responding to a call at a Rancho Cordova-area business. Mark was an avid fisherman in his time off, and the Tournament...
The SCDSA calls on Governor Newsom to allow individual cities and counties within California to develop their own reopening protocols.
The Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs' Association reacts to multiple news reports that The McClatchy Company, parent company of The Sacramento Bee, may face bankruptcy next year. To view the press release, please visit our Youtube channel here: https://youtu.be/MI8Tg4gkg2s
Sacramento, CA – On Thursday, September 12, 2019, California Governor, Gavin Newsom, signed Senate Bill (S.B.) 230 into law. S.B. 230 was written as a companion bill to Assembly Bill (A.B.) 392, which was previously signed on Monday, August 19th, 2019. A.B. 392 simply codified in California state law what the United States Supreme Court has already previously ruled as the...
For Immediate Release: S.C.D.S.A. Endorses Rich Desmond for County Supervisor, District 3
“We are endorsing Rich Desmond for County Supervisor because he has the experience and ideologies that best support the mission of our membership. Additionally, he will prioritize quality of life issues that negatively affect those living in the County. He understands solving the homeless problem needs a multi-faceted solution, and we are eager to work with him to be...
We are pleased to introduce the newest member of the SCDSA team, Communications and Media Director Julie Prayter. Julie began her career with the County of Sacramento in 2000, and transferred to the Sheriff’s Office in 2002. She has worked assignments in various patrol divisions, at the Main Jail, Court Security, Personnel, Executive Staff, Fleet Management, Media and Community...
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. The 10th Annual Breakin' Clays for Vu Fun Shoot is scheduled for Saturday, August 24, 2019!
Please join the SCDSA in supporting the SSD K9 Association's Top Golf Fundraiser!Top Golf in Roseville on August 3rd starting at 9AM. All of the proceeds will go to taking care of our retired K9s. You can get your tickets at www.ssdk9.com
Each year the Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs' Association awards scholarships to the children of full-time members who are preparing to attend or are attending an accredited two year college, four year undergraduate school or trade school. This year, we awarded 15 scholarships.https://www.sacramentodsa.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/SCDSA-Scholarship-Public-Announcement.pdf
Each year the Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs' Association awards
scholarships to the children of full-time members who are preparing to
attend or are attending an accredited two year college, four year
undergraduate school or trade school. This year, we awarded 15
Several members from SCDSA are in Washington, DC for National Police Week ceremonies. These are photos taken during the 31st Annual Candlelight Vigil, Monday, May 13, 2019:
Take a look inside the Law Enforcement Memorial Museum in Washington, DC
There's a new Netflix series set to begin streaming on Friday, May
10, documenting life inside the Sacramento County Main Jail.
"Jailbirds" is described as being gritty.
Producers originally wanted to showcase how inmates navigate their time on the inside, using the programs offered to help them upon their release. But that's not the narrative of the final product. ...
Ahead of National Police Week (May 12-18) in Washington, DC, local agencies across the country conduct their own ceremonies to honor law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. On Thursday, May 2, during a Noon-time ceremony, we honored the fallen at the Sacramento County Police and Sheriff Memorial. Sacramento County Deputy Sheriff Mark...
From ABC10's Madison Meyer
As dozens of men and women prepare for a more than 300 mile bike
ride, they know every pedal forward is practice for the real ride to
remember fallen law enforcement and to honor the families of fallen
officers across the country.
On Sunday, the men and women of the Police Unity Tour - Northern
On Tuesday, April 9, Deputy Sheriff Julie Robertson, along with Shane LaVigne of Capitol Advocacy and Kathleen Mastagni Storm, testified before the California Assembly Public Safety Committee in opposition to AB 392. Twice during Deputy Robertson's powerful testimony, members of the audience had to be quieted by the committee chairman. Click here to watch the video now.
These Officers Were Shot This Week. Where's The Media Outrage?
Posted by Kyle S. Reyes | Apr 4, 2019
Whenever there’s a police-involved shooting, it usually makes big headlines. When the bodycam footage is released and edited by local TV stations to show an out-of-context clip making the cop look guilty, it EXPLODES.Even if it turns out the cop was justified...
Join us for the 1st Annual Stasyuk Memorial Fishing Tournament on
Saturday, June 15, 2019! A great way to spend a day with the whole
By purchasing a specialized license plate you can ensure the California
Peace Officers' Memorial Foundation continues to receive the funds
needed to honor, not just our fallen heroes, but the families they left
behind. Click here to sign up now.
Please see the letter below from the Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs'
Association President Kevin Mickelson regarding UCD Professor Clover.
With the District Attorney’s decision this past weekend, the California State legislature is going to start being pressured to support either Assembly Member Shirley Weber’s bill, AB 392, which changes the standard from reasonable force to necessary force or Senator Anna Caballero’s bill, SB 230 which mainly advocates for additional training for law...
Please see the letter below from Fraternal Order of Police President Chuck Canterbury regarding UCD Professor Clover.
How Northern Californians continue to honor fallen officers
The best way people can support [law enforcement] is by not forgetting the sacrifice made by the men and women who died while protecting our community. SACRAMENTO, Calif. — According to the National Sheriff's Association, Davis Police Officer Natalie Corona is one of seven fallen officers across...
I would like to thank you for your support of the men and women of
the Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs’ Association who protect and serve
us every day. When a deputy is critically injured and their
family needs support, WE are there. Our Association provides the
necessary support for funeral expenses and other family needs. We stand
BY SCOTT JONESSpecial to The Sacramento BeeNovember 06, 2018 12:00 PM I’ve relied on intellectual discourse, logic and law to navigate the inspector general conversation, but not everyone has. The Sacramento Bee has been overt in its crusade to create outside oversight of the Sheriff’s Department, and in its disdain at my willingness to stand up for...
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Dear Members, Please see the message below from Lt. Patton. - SCDSA To: ALL PERSONNEL From: LIEUTENANT ROB PATTON Rancho Cordova Police Department/East BureauSubject: DEPUTY MARK STASYUKThe below link...
Among those offering fond words and remembrances of fallen Sacramento
County Sheriff's Deputy Mark Stasyuk was his best friend, and the best
man at his wedding, Dominic Troncale.
Message from Dutch Bros. -
This Sunday, September 23rd Dutch Bros Sacramento-area locations will honor the life of fallen Sheriff’s Deputy Mark Stasyuk by donating $1 from each drink sold to his Memorial Fund. Please join us in supporting his family and loved ones. If you are unable to attend you may give here:https://www.cahpcu.org/OfficerMarkStasyukMemorialFund Rest In Peace...
A memorial fund has been set up to help Deputy Mark Stasyuk's family. Donations can be made online at the CAHP Credit Union website or by mailing checks to:
Deputy Mark Stasyuk Memorial Fund
CAHPCU Credit Union2843 Manlove RoadP.O. Box 276507Sacramento, CA. 95827 - 6507
Online at: Deputy Mark Stasyuk Memorial Fund
SACRAMENTO COUNTYDEPUTY SHERIFFS' ASSOCIATIONKevin Mickelson
Deputy Mark StasyukSacramento County Sheriff's DepartmentEOW: September 17, 2018
On September 17, 2018, at 1:44pm, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s
Communications Center received a 911 call regarding a disturbance at a
local business located at the 10000 block of Folsom Boulevard in Rancho
Cordova. Two officers with the Rancho Cordova Police Department, a
contract city with the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department,...
September 11th, 2001 rocked America to the core. We will always remember
the bravery, strength, and courage the first responders portrayed on
that day. On September 11th, please take a moment to honor the 343
heroes who lost their lives. Check out the 9/11 Memorial & Museum website to find a memorial near you.
We love the viral video from HeartThreads
that tells the story of a Texas police officer calming down a nervous
child. He let the boy sit in his patrol car and gave him a tour of the
police department. The best part? That boy wants to be a police officer
when he grows up now! Can’t wait to have...
Dear Friends,The Texas Roadhouse is hosting a Dine To Donate event in honor of Deputy French on Thursday, August 30, 2018. Please see the flyer below for more information.
The STAR 6 Foundation is excited to announce the 2018 STAR 6 Foundation Golf Tournament to be held on Monday, October 1, 2018 at the Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln, CA. REGISTER AND PAY HERE!
Our country has struggled with the balance of political correctness,
maintaining civil rest and protecting those who protect our communities.
So far in 2018, too many law enforcement officers have been killed in
the line of duty helping to maintain these principles. Let’s take a
moment to remember all of these brave heroes by reviewing the 2018 Honor
Please visit the Call to Action page for Sheriff Scott Jones! - SCDSA
This year, from May 13th to May 19th, 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.
One of the most moving
The Sacramento 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.We are...
On behalf of our officers and our fellow citizens, the Sacramento
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. Donate Here Today!
The Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs’...
Viewing: 9am to 8pm on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 East Lawn Mortuary 5757 Greenback LaneSacramento, CA 95621
Services: 11am on Thursday, September 7, 2017Bayside Adventure Church6401 Stanford Ranch RoadRoseville, CA 95768
Procession will immediately follow the service and will terminate at the reception.
Reception: Bayside Church Granite Bay8191 Sierra College BoulevardRoseville, CA 95661
Gravesite: The interment service will be conducted privately on the following day.
Deputy Robert “Bob” FrenchSacramento County Sheriff’s DepartmentEOW: August 30, 2017
August 30, 2017, at approximately 8:00am, the Sacramento County
Sheriff's Auto Theft Task Force was working a stolen vehicle operation
in the area of Fulton Avenue and Auburn Boulevard when they observed two
female suspects get into a stolen vehicle. Task Force members followed
the vehicle to Elk Grove, where...
A memorial fund has been set up to help Deputy Robert French's family. Donations can be made online at the CAHP Credit Union website or by mailing checks to:
Deputy Robert French Memorial FundCAHP Credit Union2843 Manlove RoadP.O. Box 276507Sacramento, CA 95827-6507
CLICK ON THE FLYER BELOW TO REGISTER
Dear Members,Below you will find visitation and memorial service information for Vice President, Sergeant Dan Cabral.Visitation InformationWednesday, June 7, 20172:00PM through 8:00PMSCDSA1700 I Street, Suite 100Sacramento, CA 95811Memorial Service InformationThursday, June 8, 201710:30AM (Reception to immediately follow at same location)Rolling Hills Church800 White Rock RoadEl Dorado Hills, CA 95762Sergeant
Cabral’s family has requested copies of pictures that reflect his
8th Annual Breakin' Clays for Vu Fun Shoot is scheduled for Saturday,
August 26, 2017. Please see the flyer below for registration
information. Register here www.star6.org/register
It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that the Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs' Association announces the passing of SCDSA Vice President, Sergeant Dan Cabral. Dan passed away yesterday morning after succumbing to pancreatic cancer. Dan battled his cancer with courage and determination, much like he did anything else during his life....
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, including traffic-related accidents
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...
Once a year we reach out to the businesses in our local community asking
you for your support. Annually we look at how we can increase our
impact in our community, and we continually strive to outdo our previous
year. Your support allows us to make a bigger impact in the community
we both share. Here is your chance...
Dear Members,The SCDSA is proud to announce the 2017 SCDSA Scholarship Program. The program is a membership based scholarship for children of active, full time SCDSA members in good standing. The scholarship is open to those attending four year colleges/universities, junior colleges or trade schools. For more information, please see the...
Have you heard the term the “Thin Blue Line” and wondered what it truly
means? It represents the camaraderie of law enforcement, especially in
moments of tragedy. Our deputies sometimes enter into harm’s way in
order to protect our community, families, and our freedoms. It is our
job, and we do it proudly.
When a deputy is critically injured,...
Though there have been many scares about what can happen to children or
teenagers on the internet, adults should be safe as well. There is no
limit to the amount of risk adults come in contact with such as sexual
predators, criminals who are seeking out your personal information on
social networking sites, buying habits, frequently used sites, and...
Most of us get up in the morning. go
about our days and never think about our local law enforcement officers,
unless we hear another negative story on the news. There is a
perception that there are a lot of bad cops out there. However the
reality is that 99.1% of Law Enforcement officers are NOT accused of any
When you say the words “first responders” who comes to mind? Police,
Fireman, EMT? But what about teachers? It is no longer adequate to place
all of the responsibility for our children’s safety in the hands of our
teachers during an attack and not take the time to properly train them
to accomplish that task. Nor is it acceptable...