The following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of Voice of OC. New Public Defender Sharon Petrosino Earns Final Board Approval
The Orange County Board of Supervisors has made official its selection of Sharon Petrosino as Orange County’s new Public Defender. Petrosino has served as Interim Public Defender since former Public Defender Frank Ospino stepped down in December to become a Superior Court judge. She was the chief deputy in the office and has been an attorney with the County since 1985.