2018 Press Releases

COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICE 105 E. Anapamu St., Fourth Floor ï‚· Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (805) 568-3400 ï‚· FAX (805) 568-3414 www.countyofsb.org PRESS RELEASE JUNE 20, 2018 News Media Contact: Gina DePinto, APR (805) 568-3428, cell: (805) 319-9155; gdepinto@countyofsb.org COUNTY UNDERSHERIFF NAMED AS ASSISTANT COUNTY EXECUTIV


The Traffic Unit of the Goleta Police Department will step up pedestrian safety enforcement operations tomorrow, June 20, 2018, with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists and pedestrians.

At approximately 9:10 p.m. last night, June 18, 2018, several Buellton residents reported seeing a green truck driving away after striking several cars on Valley Dairy Rd. At least one vehicle was heavily damaged.

At approximately 10:30 p.m. last night, June 18, 2018, a Sheriff's deputy was investigating an unrelated hit and run/DUI case when he received an alert from his patrol car's Lo Jack ® system.

County of Santa Barbara Community Services -Sustainability Division 123 E. Anapamu St., 2nd floor • Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (805) 568-3515 • FAX (805) 560-1091 P R E S S R E L E A S E June 19, 2018 News Media Contact: Ashley Watkins, Co-Division Chief (805) 568-3514, awatkins@co.santa-barbara.ca.us STATE APPROVES TRI-C


On June 15th and 16th of 2018, Sheriff's detectives assigned to the Criminal Investigations Bureau conducted plain clothes surveillance and compliance checks on 81 sex offenders registered in the City of Goleta, City of Carpinteria, Montecito, Summerland and unincorporated areas of Santa Barbara.

The Santa Barbara County Office of Arts and Culture is pleased to announce that Santa Barbara Printmakers Summer Juried Exhibition is on display from June 18 to Oct. 11, 2018 in Channing Peake Gallery, located in the County Administration Building, 105 E. Anapamu St., Santa Barbara.

On Sunday, 6-17-18, at 3:30 PM, deputies assigned to the city of Carpinteria responded to the intersection of Linden Avenue at Ninth Street for a vehicle collision involving two women being hit by a car.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is holding a "Coffee with a Cop" event in Carpinteria on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Lucky Llama Coffeehouse located at 5100 Carpinteria Avenue.

On June 13, 2018, Sheriff's Special Investigations Bureau (SIB) Detectives concluded an investigation into 30-year-old Dylan Sulit-Swalley who was believed to be selling controlled substances in Santa Barbara. Sulit-Swalley was released from Pelican Bay State Prison in 2017 and placed on parole.