2018 Press Releases

All of us have been shocked and deeply saddened by last night's mass murder in Thousand Oaks. Some of you have been more personally effected than others. To locate Family Members who may have been amongst those affected please call 805-465-6650.

At Cabrillo High School today, November 7, 2018, in Lompoc, School Resource Deputy Dennis Thomas and a group of Advanced Auto Shop students showed off the result of a two-month long creative project.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that felony charges have been filed against 17 year old Augustin F., in connection with the November 2, 2018 shooting death of Salomon Morales Robles in Santa Maria, California.

Santa Barbara County Animal Services is reporting an alarmingly high number of cases of Parvovirus in dogs in Northern Santa Barbara County. The Santa Maria Animal Center has seen 9 confirmed case of Parvovirus come to the shelter in the last two weeks.

The County of Santa Barbara's Community Services Department (CSD) will receive $716,000 from the state's California Natural Resources Agency to enhance existing park space in the Cuyama Valley.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that twenty-six year old Eutimio Oswaldo Aispuro was sentenced to 16 years to life in state prison today by the Honorable Judge Michael Carrozzo. Defendant Aispuro pled guilty to second degree murder and admitted the special allegation of personal

You are invited to participate in a planning meeting to seek stakeholder and community input in developing strategies and creating an Action Plan to address homelessness in Santa Barbara County.

The Santa Barbara County Registrar of Voters office is looking for volunteers who are able to attend a Pollworker Training class on Saturday, November 3 in north and south county

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is proud to introduce the newest member of our team, K-9 Duke, a specially trained German Shepherd via funding from the Sheriff's Benevolent Posse's Project Deputy Dog program.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is pleased to report that, for the fifth year in a row, Halloween in Isla Vista was safe and uneventful.