Orange County District Attorney
Media Advisory

Tony Rackauckas, District Attorney
401 Civic Center Drive West
Santa Ana, CA 92701

For Immediate Release

March 13, 2012

Susan Kang Schroeder
Chief of Staff
Office: 714-347-8408
Cell: 714-292-2718

Farrah Emami
Office: 714-347-8405
Cell: 714-323-4486



WHO: Orange County District Attorney (OCDA) Tony Rackauckas


WHAT: Published a letter containing the investigation findings and legal conclusion of the custodial death of inmate Dean Gochenour, who died while in the custody of the Fullerton Police Department. The full report, “OCDA Report Custodial Death Investigation – Inmate Dean Gochenour,” is available by selecting Investigation Letters under Media Center at


WHEN: Today, March 13, 2012