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Press Releases

4/26/2017 People v. Aubrey Dupree Wadford, Case No. 1471319


4/21/2017 Jorge Tovar Fernandez, Case # 17CR03720 Press Release


4/21/2017 Jorge Tovar Fernandez, Case # 17CR03720 Complaint



4/17/2017 Dollar General Stores


4/14/2017 Media Event Commemorating National Crime Victims’ Rights Week


4/7/2017 Juvenile Case No. 17JV00171


4/4/2017 Fight Crime Invest in Kids


4/3/2017 Javier Garcia Gaona OIS Report






Videos/In the News

Celebration for National Crime Victims’ Week 2017 Honoring our local Heroes


SBDA's Office Supports our local Special Olympians by taking a Polar Plunge


Dogs in the Courthouse: Challenges and Benefits in the Use of Facility Dogs


Human Trafficking in Santa Barbara


Responding to the needs of our Homeless


Attorney of the Year

Innovative policing approach to mental health, drug problems


Life Facing Bars: A Gang Prevention Documentary


Lfie Facing Bars: A Documentary on Gang Prevention: Spanish Version


Santa Barbara Restorative Court



Quick Links

Appendix A: Sex Trafficking in California
Needs Assessment of Domestic Child Sex Trafficking in Santa Barbara County June 2015
Human Trafficking
Fight Crime Invest in Kids
Externship Program for Volunteer Attorneys
Externship Opportunity-Workers' Compensation Fraud Prosecution


Scam Alerts

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Public Alert- Medicare Fraud
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Public Supermaket Alert
Annuity Churning Scam
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Law Enforcement Scam
Health Care Scam
Grandparent Scam
Public Advisory: Special Report on Counterfeit Checks and Money Orders
Public Alert: Fire Inspection Scam



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