2019 Press Releases

Santa Barbara County Fire Investigators are continuing their investigation into the fire that occurred on, July 4th, 2019 near the 1500 block of Foxen Canyon Road, east of the City of Santa Maria.

The Sheriff's Office is releasing the results of our Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC) grant funded operations for the 2018-2019 fiscal year.

Santa Barbara County Animal Services Offers Fee Waived Adoptions

The suspect wanted for robbing a bank in Solvang on June 13, 2019 is in custody at the Santa Barbara County Jail.

Is your CO alarm chirping? It may be time to install new carbon monoxide alarm in your home.

At approximately 2:30 p.m. on July 1, 2019 Custody Deputy Christopher Martinez helped an inmate who was choking.

The Sheriff's Office is pleased report that our Sheriff's Explorers participated once again in the 9th Annual Central Valley Law Enforcement Explorer Competition.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is investigating the deaths of two Arroyo Grande men who were located deceased on Sunday, June 30, 2019, on a vessel located approximately 20 miles southwest of Point Conception.

At approximately 4:20 p.m. on July 1, 2019, the Santa Barbara County Public Safety Center received a call from a concerned homeowner near the intersection of Kit Way and Glines Avenue in Orcutt.

Just after 2:10 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, Sheriff's Custody Deputies responded to a request for assistance for an attempted suicide inside the Main Jail.