2019 Press Releases

A Family Assistance Center (FAC) is open at the Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, 93105. Resources and information are available for family, friends, and loved ones of those involved in the Conception dive boat incident.

Se ha establecido un Centro de Asistencia Familiar en el Earl Warren Showgrounds ubicado en 3400 Calle Real, Santa Bárbara, CA 93105. El Centro de Asistencia Familiar es un lugar donde hay recursos e información para familiares, amigos, y seres queridos de las personas involucradas en el incidente del barco de buceo Conception.

Aproximadamente a las 3:30 a.m. este lunes, la Guardia Costera de los EE.UU y las agencias asociadas respondieron al incendio de un barco en la costa norte de la isla de Santa Cruz, cerca del puerto de Platt en el Condado de Santa Bárbara.

At approximately 3:30 a.m., Monday, the U.S. Coast Guard and partnering agencies responded to a vessel fire off the north shore of Santa Cruz Island near Platt's Harbor in Santa Barbara County.

Public Works plans include improved flood control structures, debris nets, and a new basin.

On August 29, 2019, numerous inmates and Custody Deputies at the Santa Barbara County Jail were treated for exposure to suspected Opioid based narcotics.

The City of Goleta Police Department is working with law enforcement agencies across the state to promote safe behaviors that allow drivers and those on foot to get where they need to go safely.

The California Department of Public Health has released 2018 county-level data on emergency room (ER) visits and preliminary deaths related to drugs, including opioids.

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department would like to remind people of the importance of residential and commercial addressing.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for its North County Citizens Academy, which begins on September 11, 2019.