2020 Press Releases

Early this morning, Sheriff's detectives arrested two suspects for their involvement in the murder and disposal of a victim that occurred in December, 2018.

September 22 has been declared National Voter Registration Day. What better excuse to check your voter registration and make sure your residence and mailing address is accurate and up-to-date.

Two Oceanside men were arrested in Isla Vista over the weekend when they were found in possession of an array of illegal drugs.

Given the long-term nature of the pandemic and its devastating economic impacts, the County of Santa Barbara and United Way of Santa Barbara County are offering the COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance program

Bill provisions would result in an increased danger of DUI deaths and loss of millions of dollars of federal funding

Deputies are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a liquor store in the 400-block of Avenue of the Flags tonight.

With only 47 days until the Presidential General Election on Tuesday, November 3, voters can expect increased efforts to help ensure their vote is counted.

Sheriff's detectives are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the early morning hours on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. At approximately 03:26 a.m., deputies responded to the 4900-block of S. Bradley for a robbery that had just occurred.


The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department and the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District issued an Air Quality Warning for Santa Barbara County to be in effect until conditions improve.