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Press Releases

8/3/2016 People v. Wilfredo Rodriguez Chicas; Case No. 1455907


8/2/2016 People v. Nicholas Baucom; Case No. 1481584


7/20/2016 People v. Alberto Rodriguez; Case No. 1472724


7/12/2016 People v. Osbaldo Hernandez and Cherie Rodriguez; Case No. 1449477.


7/11/2016 MS-13 Grand Jury indictments


7/7/2016 People v. Arturo Herrera; Case No. 1500408


6/29/2016 People v. Sean Michael Kothe; Case No. 1500339


6/24/2016 People v. Norbert Manalisay Cruz; Case No. 1356795


6/23/2016 People v. Kyle Zachery Barbre; Case No. 1495954


6/22/2016 People v. Eutimio Osblado Aispuro, Case No. 1424707


6/16/2016 People v. Darren Michael Burke


6/14/2016 People v. Jensen Buchanan; Case No. 1501947 (Complaint)




Videos/In the News

Attorney of the Year

Thank you IV law enforcement

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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