Detectives from the Sheriff's Criminal Investigations Division are continuing their investigation into several high school student(s) who posted threatening and derogatory comments directed at female students on a private internet chat room.
Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that she has concluded her legal analysis of the February 12, 2017, officer-involved shooting that resulted in the death of Bryan Devin Carreno.
District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that Nicholas Burnell Hart has been charged, in an amended complaint, with Murder in the Second Degree, Gross Vehicular Manslaughter While Intoxicated, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and/or Drugs Causing Injury with the Special Allegation that Death was Caused.
In conjunction with Human Trafficking Awareness Month, the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office was one of more than 80 federal, state and local law enforcement agencies that participated in Operation Reclaim and Rebuild, a three-day effort to combat human trafficking.
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