2021 Press Releases

As California begins to fully reopen, the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department launched a public service campaign, urging all eligible Santa Barbara County residents to get the COVID-19 vaccination.

A medida que California comienza a reabrirse por completo, el Departamento de Salud Publica del Condado de Santa Barbara lanzo una campana de servicio publico, urgiendo a todos los residentes del Condado de Santa Bárbara que reunen los requisitos para recibir la vacuna COVID-19.

Local residents can now check out a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Home Energy Savings Toolkit at participating Santa Barbara County libraries.

Beginning Tuesday, June 15, California will begin to fully reopen. Santa Barbara County will no longer have restrictions on occupancy or social distancing in any business.

A partir del martes 15 de junio, California empezará a reabrir por completo. El Condado de Santa Bárbara ya no tendrá restricciones de presencia o distanciamiento social en ningún negocio.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley is warning the community about a consumer scam involving a fake restaurant webpage for "La Tapatia #3" in Goleta. The fake webpage is "latapatia3ca.club" and is affiliated with a website named OrderHero.

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley is warning the community about a consumer scam involving a fake restaurant webpage for "La Tapatia #3" in Goleta. The fake webpage is "latapatia3ca.club" and is affiliated with a website named OrderHero.

The National Weather Service has initiated a Red Flag Warning that includes the Santa Barbara County South Coast (zone CAZ239) and mountains (zones CAZ236-252)

Today, the County of Santa Barbara announced that its public facilities will fully reopen to the public on Wednesday, June 16.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office congratulated and welcomed five new Sheriff's Deputies at their graduation from the Allan Hancock College Basic Law Enforcement Academy.