The Strength Behind the Badge
The Strength Behind the Badge
The Strength Behind the Badge
Deputy Sheriffs' Association of San Diego County

The Deputy Sheriffs' Association of San Diego County is the professional labor organization of more than 2,000 sworn deputies of the San Diego County Sheriff's Department. For over 55 years, the DSA has been "The Strength Behind the Badge" supporting San Diego County Deputies, their families and their communities.

Current Issue

Silver Star Articles and Archive

Memorial Wake

February 7 at the DSA

The Memorial Wake was organized by Deputies for Deputies shortly after Ted Beckmann was killed in the Line of Duty. It has continued over the years as we have lost more friends and partners in the intervening years. Join us February 7 to celebrate all deputies in the line of duty. More info

DSA Member & Dependent Scholarships

Applications due April 1

image The San Diego County Deputy Sheriff’s Foundation will once again award scholarships to two DSA members and nine dependents of Active or Retired DSA Members. The deadline for applications is April 1, 2015.

2015 Memorial Trip

The DSA is once again sponsoring a limited number of members to attend the 2014 State and National Law Enforcement Memorials in May. Visit for more info and to register for this opportunity.

Recent Updates

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