2021 Press Releases

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First 5 Santa Barbara County, Children and Families Commission is now accepting applications from county residents interested in serving as an Alternate Community Member.

A call that came in as a check-the-welfare last week is being investigated as a homicide by Sheriff's detectives. On Thursday, July 15, 2021 at approximately 2:35 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the 600-block of N. La Cumbre road to check the welfare of a subject.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that a felony complaint containing three charges has been filed against Casey Tolivar, age 29, of Santa Barbara, California.

The County of Santa Barbara Recommends Masking Indoors for Everyone, as a Precaution Against Increased Circulation of COVID-19.

El Condado de Santa Bárbara recomienda el uso de cubrebocas para todos cuando estén bajo techo, como precaución contra el aumento de la circulación del COVID-19.

At approximately 2:20 p.m. on July 17, 2021, custody staff at the Santa Barbara County Main Jail conducting routine security checks discovered 35-year-old Kean Ardie San Juan Pinon of Santa Maria unresponsive in his housing unit.



The Santa Barbara County Registrar of Voters office is seeking volunteers to serve as poll workers for the September 14 California Gubernatorial Recall Election.