2018 Press Releases

The Traffic Unit of the Goleta Police Department will step up pedestrian safety enforcement operations Wednesday, August 22, 2018, with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists and pedestrians.

People v. Joseph James DeAngelo

It is with great sadness that the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors learned of the passing of former Supervisor Toru Miyoshi.

The Sheriff's Office is releasing the identity of the decedent located on Hot Springs Trail on August 18, 2018 around 6:00 p.m. in Montecito.

People v. Joseph DeAngelo

On August 17, 2018, around 2:00 p.m., Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies responded to the area of Hot Springs Trailhead on a report of a suspicious vehicle that was parked near the trailhead since Monday, August 13, 2018.

As we enter the final stretch of summer spending time at the pool or barbequing with friends and family, the Goleta Police Department is driving home the importance of celebrating responsibly by not driving, or riding a motorcycle, impaired.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is pleased to officially welcome three new Sheriff's Deputies to our team. On Wednesday.

The Traffic Unit of the Goleta Police Department will step up pedestrian safety enforcement operations Wednesday, August 15th, 2018, with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists and pedestrians.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office has received a large number of reports county-wide the past several weeks regarding several different familiar phone scams. These scammers are going to great lengths to try and trick residents into giving them money.