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Press Releases

10/21/2016 In the Matter of Maribel S_; Case No_ 1435502


10/19/2016 Amended Press Release People v. Spring Morrissey, Case No. 1505697


10/18/2016 People v. Spring Morrissey; Case No. 1505697


10/14/2016 People v. Pamela Cochran-Escalante; Case No. 1498519


09/29/2016 Human Trafficking Grant Funding


09/29/2016 People v. Samuel Omar Becerra; Case No. 1474234








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Santa Barbara County Agencies Receive Federal Grant To Combat Human Trafficking - KEYT



Attorney of the Year

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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