2017 Press Releases

Residents only are permitted to return to the Gobernador, Lillingston Canyon, and Shepherd Mesa area beginning at 12 p.m. today.

Solamente se permite que residentes ingresen a las áreas de Gobernador, Lilingston Canyon y Shepard Mesa a partir de las 12:00 p.m. hoy día.

This holiday season, the Goleta Police Department will work around the clock to keep drivers and passengers safe as they search for impaired drivers. From December 15, 2017 through January 1st, law enforcement is partnering with the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in a special year-end Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement mobilization to get impaired drivers off the street and to spread the word about this dangerous crime.

P R E S S R E L E A S E News Media Contact: Santa Barbara County Joint Information Center December 14, 2017 805-696-1188 Media Line Only FREE MASK DISTRIBUTION FOR FRIDAY/SATURDAY/SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15-17, 2017 (SANTA BARBARA, Calif) --Over 300,000 N-95 masks have been distributed to communities in Santa Barbara County a


P R E S S R E L E A S E News Media Contact: Santa Barbara County Joint Information Center December 14, 2017 805-696-1188 Media Line Only DISTRIBUCIN DE MSCARAS GRATIS PARA VIERNES /SBADO /DOMINGO, 15-17 DE DICIEMBRE DE 2017 (SANTA BARBARA, Calif) – Ms de 300,000 mscaras N-95 han sido distribuidas a las comunidades en e


Donald S. Boyce, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, announced that on Tuesday, a grand jury in East St. Louis, IL, returned an indictment charging two California residents for their participation in a nationwide telemarketing real estate scam.

Pet owners should limit their pet's exposure to the smoke and heed air quality warnings.

Los dueños de mascotas deben limitar la exposición de su mascota al humo y prestar atención a las advertencias sobre la calidad del aire.

The Santa Barbara County, San Luis Obispo (SLO) County, and Ventura County Air Pollution Control Districts are working in partnership to continue to assess the air quality across the northern and southern central coast regions.

Evacuated residents are anxious to return to their homes and begin to assess for themselves their properties.