2017 Press Releases

The Santa Barbara County Office of Arts & Culture is pleased to share that Vicki Andersen is the recipient of the Santa Barbara County Arts Commission 2017 "Leadership in the Arts Award" for her significant impact on the arts and culture in our county.

The Traffic Unit of the Goleta Police Department will step up pedestrian safety enforcement operations tomorrow, June 6, 2017, with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists and pedestrians.

Repavement of the Obern Trail between Modoc Road and Nogal Drive near Santa Barbara will begin on Monday, June 5. Contractors are scheduled to work Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, Robert Lorin Musich, from West Covina, California, plead guilty to multiple felony counts related to his operation of a fire equipment inspection scam.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today the resolution of the case against the minor who was charged in the April 4, 2017 fight at Santa Ynez Valley High School.

Responsible Pet Owners are encouraged to attend the Santa Barbara County Animal Service's Licensing and Low-cost Vaccine Clinic on Saturday June 10th, 2017.

Los Dueños de mascotas están invitados a asistir a la clínica de vacunas y licencias de bajo costo el sábado 10 de Junio, 2017.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that charges have been filed against Sergio Chagolla Chagolla as a result of a collision that occurred on May 28, 2017 at the intersection of Railroad and Donovan in Santa Maria.

June is National Camping Month and with its many recreation and camping options, Cachuma Lake is the place to be in June and all summer for rest, play and adventure.

Four Lompoc residents are in custody at the Santa Barbara County Jail following a strong arm robbery and stabbing in Isla Vista early this morning, May 28, 2017, that occurred within about an hour of each other.