2020 Press Releases

Detectives are investigating a large fight that erupted at a party and resulted in two victims being assaulted with a deadly weapon.

The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department is joining the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in recognizing, today, September 28, 2020 as World Rabies Day.

Tired of seeing old paint cans in the garage or that old jug of used motor oil in the back shed? Have recent stay-at-home orders inspired you to declutter? Bring your hazardous and electronic waste to an upcoming household hazardous waste collection event near you.

Application Availability Begins Sept. 29; Application Submittal Period is Nov. 2-9

The Sheriff's Office Coroner's Bureau has confirmed the identity of the murder victim that was recovered by Sheriff's detectives on September 21. The decedent is Joseph Martin Govey of Santa Maria.

With only 41 days until the Presidential General Election on Tuesday, November 3, Santa Barbara County elections officials announced recently that more than 30 official ballot drop box locations will be available throughout the county for the upcoming November 3 Presidential General Election.

Don't Wait, Vaccinate! Protect Yourself and Your Family from Seasonal Flu

¡No espere, vacune! Protéjase y proteja a su familia de la influenza estacional

A Sheriff's deputy, assigned to a uniformed specialty assignment, has been found to be COVID-19 positive today.

Con la Elección General Presidencial el martes 3 de noviembre, los votantes verán un aumento en los esfuerzos llevados a cabo para asegurar que sus votos son contados.