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Press Releases

5/27/2016 People v. Israel Gaspar Cruz, Carlos Geovani Perez, Gerardo Gonzalez Flores, Andrew Molina, Daniel Jaime, Pablo Juarez; Case No. SM 1486111



5/18/2016 People v. Humberto Carranza and Cameron Jones, Case No. 1481723


5/17/2016 Indictment of Plains All American Pipeline on Criminal Charges Resulting from the Refugio Oil Spill May 2015



5/17/2016 Refugio Oil Spill Press Conference


5/4/2016 People v. Michelle Christine Gibbs; Case No. 1455901


4/22/2016 People v. Paula Lopez Ochoa


4/13/2016 People v. George Elden Jolly; Case Nos. 1476387 and 1477104


4/1/2016 People v. Bradley Walter Hardison, Case No. 1494744


Videos/In the News

Keyt: Santa Barbara District Attorney's Office Top Team Fundraiser for Special Olympics


Attorney of the Year

Noozhawk: DA Using Case of Severely Burned Teen as Cautionary Tale


Preventing school violence

2015 State St Mile by FitzFilms Co

Thank you IV law enforcement

Noozhawk: Youth & Family Services YMCA Fundraiser Aims to Keep Young People ‘Reaching for Stars’


Lompoc Record: Grand jury: CLASS program keeps county truancy down


Noozhawk: Santa Barbara DA’s Truancy Program Helps Keep Children in School, Grand Jury Report Finds


SB Newspress: SB County fighting "underground economy"


Innovative policing approach to mental health, drug problems


Life Facing Bars: A Gang Prevention Documentary


Lfie Facing Bars: A Documentary on Gang Prevention: Spanish Version


Santa Barbara Restorative Court



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