2020 Press Releases

A newly released pandemic Community Data Dashboard is the result of a countywide public-private partnership to empower residents and leaders with real-time information necessary to reign in COVID-19 and mount effective recovery efforts.

Un Tablero Comunitario de Datos sobre la pandemia, recién publicado, es el resultado de una asociación pública-privada en el condado para empoderar a los residentes y líderes con información actualizada para controlar el COVID-19 y organizar esfuerzos de recuperación efectivos.

The Carpinteria Summerland Fire Protection District is donating a plaque to be installed at a Romero Fire Memorial, located at the Toro Canyon Park Gazebo.

The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department, in collaboration with Curation Foods, Peoples Self Help Housing, the City of Guadalupe, and the Little House by the Park, is hosting a free flu shot event in Guadalupe.

El Departamento de Salud Pública del Condado de Santa Bárbara, en colaboración con Curation Foods, Peoples' Self-Help Housing, la Ciudad de Guadalupe y Little House by the Park, está organizando un evento gratuito de vacunación contra la gripe en Guadalupe.

Detectives have arrested the suspect from the assault with a deadly weapon that occurred at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at the corner of Hollister and Kellogg.

The Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office would like to thank all of the allied agencies that assisted in the planning and logistics involved in this year's Halloween Operation. This year's operational period covered Friday, October 30 to Sunday, November 1, 2020.

The Sheriff's Office, in collaboration with Wellpath healthcare services, is proud to announce the opening of a 10-bed Jail Based Competency Treatment (JBCT) program. JBCT is a specialized treatment program for patients who have been deemed incompetent to stand trial (IST) by the courts.

Residents of the Santa Ynez and Lompoc Valleys may see an unusual sight in the skies this November: a low-flying helicopter carrying a large hexagonal frame. This unique equipment is part of a project to map aquifers and improve our understanding of groundwater in the area.

Sheriff's detectives are investigating an assault with a deadly weapon that occurred this morning. At 10:00 a.m., Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to a report of a fight in progress in the area of Hollister and Kellogg.