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Birth Announcements: All birth announcements that come through the DSA are published in the Silver Star. Members may fill out the online form, which allows you to customize your announcement and add photos. Or you can give us a call at (858) 486-9009 x 100 or e-mail Daphne.
Other Announcements: We also accept other announcements for publication, including wedding, graduation, birthday, anniversary, or any special occassion you'd like to share. Members may fill out the online form.
Classified Ads: The best way to place a classified ad is by sending an e-mail to . Free for members, each ad may be up to 10 lines (500 Characters including spaces) and will run for up to three months at a time. Please include your full name, phone number and workstation with the correspondence. Your name does not need to appear in the ad itself. There is a $15 fee per month for nonmember ads. The deadline is the 20th of the month preceding the issue you want the ad to run in. All business and service classified ads must run in the service section.
Services Section: A business classified ad may run in the service section for $20 per month for members and $30 per month for nonmembers. Service classified ads include one graphic, which we will be happy to provide if you do not have one available.
Publication schedule: In order to keep the minutes timely, each issue goes to print the week after the second board meeting of the month. There is about a one-week turnaround at the printers and then it goes straight into the mail. While we try to have the magazine in the mail the first week of each month, the meeting schedule does not always allow this. You should always receive your issue before the 15th of each month.
Station Reports: E-mail station reports to by the 15th of the month. If you need a few extra days or have any further questions, please call or e-mail . All station reports will be printed as space provides.
Each May, we honor and memorialize the brave men and women who have given their life in the line of duty. Our department, cities, county, and state each offer ceremonies that offer us a chance to remember those that we lost and reflect upon the danger we choose to face each day. The National Law Enforcement Memorial and its yearly ceremony bring together law enforcement from across our country and a few of our neighboring countries.
Reach San Diego's Law Enforcement Community by advertising in the Silver Star. Reach over 4,000 San Diego County Sheriff Department Deputies, active and retired. The Silver Star is the perfect outlet for showing support for and offering discounts to DSA members and the Law Enforcement community as a whole.