2021 Press Releases

An Isla Vista man has been arrested on domestic violence charges after a brief stand-off with deputies. On Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at approximately 11:39 hours, deputies responded to the 6700-block of Sueno Road to check the welfare of a possible domestic violence victim.

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

Countywide Contest Recognizes Beautiful, Water Efficient Gardens

Sheriff's detectives are investigating four recent burglaries at local businesses where the suspects forced entry overnight and stole items.

Deputies arrested a Solvang man for brandishing a replica firearm at the Santa Ines Mission. On Sunday, July 25, 2021, at approximately 4:47 p.m., Sheriff's deputies responded to the Santa Ines Mission for a report of a subject with a gun.

The Santa Barbara County Public Works Department is happy to announce that Flood Control District (District) Engineering Manager Jon Frye will receive the 2021 Award for Excellence from the Floodplain Management Association (FMA).

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that a jury found Zackary Barker Coughlin, an attorney, guilty of all fourteen charges

Today the Sheriff's Office received the KEYT news story that indicated that the remains of Jack Cantin, a 17 year-old who has been missing and presumed dead since the devastating 1/9 Debris Flow in 2018, had been found.

A Goleta woman has been arrested for a domestic violence incident that included a stabbing. On Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at approximately 1:35 p.m., deputies responded with fire and medics to a residence in the 100-block of Magnolia Avenue for a reported stabbing.

The Goleta Police Department will hold a DUI checkpoint on Friday, July 23, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. at an undisclosed location within the City of Goleta.