2014 Press Releases

As result of a lengthy and ongoing investigation, Sheriff's deputies and detectives located and arrested the primary suspects in this case during the evening of Wednesday, December 3, 2014.

At 11:41am, the Santa Barbara County Fire Department (SBC FD) responded to a land slide at Nojoqui Falls County Park, located at 2356 Alisal Road.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced that on December 2, 2014, Erick Garcia Roman was sentenced to 40 years to life having been found guilty on September 19, 2014, of attempted murder with pre-meditation and deliberation for the benefit of the Eastside/Sureno criminal street gang.

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -Sand Bag Availability -SANTA BARBARA, Ca. December 2, 2014 – According to the National Weather Service, a strong and moist southerly flow associated with a storm system just off the Southern California coast will bring moderate to h


The Santa Barbara Public Health Department and the Santa Barbara County Medical Reserve Corps are providing free flu shots for all community members over the age of 2 at the Lompoc Fire Station #1 on Saturday, December 6th from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm.

At 1:38pm, Santa Barbara County Fire Department (SBC FD) responded to a vehicle accident located on Highway 154 at East Camino Cielo Rd.

Thanks to a Federal agency grant to the Santa Barbara County Water Agency, more County residents than ever before are now eligible to apply for rebates to help subsidize certain costs for renovating lawns and gardens to become more drought-tolerant.

As the temperature drops, the number of residential fires goes up. The Santa Barbara County Fire Department wants you to have a worry free winter by taking the following precautions

In anticipation of the approaching rainfall event, the Santa Barbara County Environmental Health Services Division reminds residents about health issues associated with storm water runoff.

The Santa Barbara Public Health Department and the Santa Barbara County Medical Reserve Corps are providing free flu shots for all community members over the age of 2 at clinics in Goleta and Lompoc.