2018 Press Releases

Key landmarks known as "survey monuments" will be established in areas destroyed or damaged by the 1/9 Debris Flow, in a project approved by the County Board of Supervisors on May 1.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in establishing a timeline for the ongoing investigation involving the murders of 35-year-old Cheri Domingo, 27-year-old Gregory Sanchez, 35-year-old Dr. Debra Alexandria Manning, and 44-year-old Dr. Robert Offerman, as well as a double attempted homicide. The suspect, 72-year-old Joseph James DeAngelo of Citrus Heights, California, was believed to be in Santa Barbara County between the years of 1978 and 1986, specifically the areas ranging from Santa Maria to Carpinteria.

Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor & Registrar of Voters announced that Santa Barbara County Voter Information Guides are currently being mailed to all registered voters who should start seeing them in their mailboxes in the next few days. State Voter Information Guides are also being mailed to households listing a registered voter.

The National Weather Service and County and emergency agencies are monitoring a storm system heading toward Santa Barbara County. Precipitation is expected to begin Tuesday (May 1) in the Santa Barbara area and continue through Wednesday afternoon (May 2).

El Servicio Meteorológico Nacional y las agencias de emergencia del condado están monitoreando un sistema de tormenta que se dirige hacia el Condado de Santa Bárbara. Se espera que la precipitación comience el martes (1 de mayo) en el área de Santa Bárbara y continuara hasta el miércoles por la tarde (2 de mayo).

First 5 Santa Barbara will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the statewide First 5 network with a Family Fun Day and awards presentation on May 2 at the capitol steps.

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT 123 E. Anapamu St. ï‚· Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (805) 568-3000 ï‚· FAX (805) 568-3019 www.countyofsb.org/PWD PRESS RELEASE APR. 26, 2018 Media Contact: Eric Pearson, P.E., Construction Section Manager (805) 681-4990 NORTH COUNTY PAVEMENT REHABILITATION TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK (Santa Barbara, Calif.) – San


Almost forty years after the suspect known as the Original Night Stalker/East Area Rapist is believed to have committed the first of three horrific crimes in Santa Barbara County near Goleta, the Sheriff's Office is pleased learn that the Sacramento County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in the case. 72

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that after terrorizing communities throughout California between 1976 and 1986, James DeAngelo, 72, alleged to be the perpetrator of twelve murders, 45 rapes, and 120 residential burglaries, was arrested in Sacramento on Tuesday.

Youth Impact Award Ceremony in Santa Barbara on May 3, 2018