2019 Press Releases

The Santa Barbara County Executive Office announced today that Kelly Hubbard is the next Director of the Office of Emergency Management (OEM) for Santa Barbara County.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office has received two reports of assaults on women less than 72 hours apart in the Phelps Rd. and Haskell's Beach area. Similar suspect descriptions and motive leads the Sheriff's Office to believe these assaults are related.

On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Santa Barbara County Animal Services is joining forces with the National Clear the Shelters Campaign.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is holding a "Coffee with a Cop" event on Monday, August 12, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Starbucks located at 235 East Highway 246, Buellton.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that on August 2, 2019, a Santa Barbara jury convicted 30 year-old Angel Anthony Sanchez

The Goleta Police Department will conduct a pedestrian safety enforcement operation intended to educate drivers and pedestrians on traffic laws meant to keep them safe on the road.

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY JOYCE E. DUDLEY ANNOUNCES THE FILING OF AN ENFORCEMENT ACTION ALLEGING THAT "WILDFIRE PROTECTION" COMPANY MISLEADS CONSUMERS ABOUT THE EFFECTIVENESS AND NON-TOXICITY OF ITS FIRE PROTECTION PRODUCT

Santa Barbara County Public Works began work on the Ashley Road Bridge replacement located between East Mountain Drive and Sycamore Canyon Road.

Santa Barbara County Public Works began work on the Ashley Road Bridge replacement located between East Mountain Drive and Sycamore Canyon Road.

Santa Barbara County Public Works Department recently completed an innovative project to reconstruct a local road with recycled vehicle tires. The Ortega Ridge Road Slide Repair MS-TDA Wall Project uses tire-derived aggregate (TDA) as lightweight fill material to prevent the ground under the road from slipping.