2021 Press Releases

Santa Barbara County residents who are 16 years of age and older are able to make an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine beginning today for Public Health Community Vaccination Clinics in Santa Maria happening this week using the Pfizer vaccine.

District Attorney's Joyce E. Dudley announced today that the District Attorney's Office will not file criminal charges on the eight protesters who were arrested and cited for obstructing the free movement of people on a public street on February 25th, 2021 on Salvar Road near the San Marcos Preserve.

The County of Santa Barbara is seeking the public's input for its Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan (MJHMP).

El Condado de Santa Bárbara está buscando la opinión del público para su Plan Multi-Jurisdiccional de Mitigación de Peligros (MJHMP por sus siglas en inglés).

April is Poetry Month in Santa Barbara County

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and the Goleta Police Department encourages drivers to give the phone a break and focus on the road.

On Tuesday, 03-30-2021, Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department Criminal Investigations Bureau arrested 18 year old, Michael Felipe Limon at his home in the Unincorporated area of Santa Barbara

Roving Clinic to Open on Monday, April 5, 2021; All Eligible County Residents May Register

Clínica itinerante abrirá el lunes 5 de abril de 2021; Todos los residentes elegibles del condado pueden registrarse

The Santa Barbara County Community Services Department has announced that the beaches at Isla Vista will be closed due to the potential for a "Floatopia" event on Friday, April 2 through Sunday, April 4, and Friday April 9 through Sunday, April 11, 2021.