NEWS
FEBRUARY 2016  
02/12/2016 Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department Announce 2-Day APPS Operation Results in Seizure of 83 Firearms and 10 Arrests
02/12/2016 Coffee With a Cop In Carpinteria
02/10/2016 Isla Vista Home Invasion Robbery Suspects Arrested
02/08/2016 Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested in Buellton
JANUARY 2016  
01/27/2016 Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation Planned for Goleta
01/25/2016 Pedestrian Injured Due to Incident Involving a Freight Train
01/22/2016 Increased Number of Thefts from Autos in Orcutt and Los Alamos
01/21/2016 Social Media Leads to Arrest of Felony Fugitive - For Second Time
01/20/2016 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
01/20/2016 Public Advised to Be on the Lookout for Counterfeit $100 Bills Following Arrest of Alleged Oxnard Counterfeit Ring
01/19/2016 Carjacking Suspects Arrested in Carpinteria
01/15/2016 Two People Arrested Following Investigation Into Meth Sales
01/14/2016 Body of an Adult Male Discovered on Haskell's Beach
01/13/2016 Suspected Lompoc Meth Dealer and Los Angeles Meth Supplier Arrested Following Extensive Investigation
01/10/2016 Two Train Vs. Pedestrian Fatalities Under Investigation
01/08/2016

Public Assistance Requested to Identify Bank Robbery Suspect UPDATED:01/08/16

SUSPECT ARRESTED

01/07/2016 Suspects Wanted for Christmas Morning Robbery at Chumash Casino Parking Lot Arrested in Temecula
DECEMBER 2015  
12/26/2015 Sheriff's Deputies Foil Christmas Morning Burglary in Goleta
12/22/2015 Attempt to Identify Owners of Stolen Agricultural Equipment UPDATED
12/18/2015 Armed Robbery at Santa Maria Gas Station
12/18/2015 Inmate Duanying Chen Released to ICE Officials
12/15/2015 Rash of Auto Burglaries and Thefts in Orcutt
12/15/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Assist Injured Hikers
12/14/2015 Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation Planned for Goleta
12/14/2015 New Operation Medicine Cabinet Kiosks Installed
12/11/2015 Compliance Response Team Arrests Wanted Suspect
12/11/2015 Attempt to Identify Owners of Stolen Agricultural Equipment
12/11/2015 Warning Regarding Door to Door Solicitors
12/11/2015 Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested
12/08/2015 Fatal Vehicle Vs. Pedestrian Collision in Buellton
12/03/2015 Vermont Man and His Dog Rescued Near Rancho Oso
12/03/2015 Attempted Murder Investigation and Arrest in Goleta
NOVEMBER 2015  
11/26/2015 Sheriff's Office Reporting the Death of an Inmate at the Santa Barbara County Main Jail Facility
11/19/2015 Barricaded Suspect Wearing Body Armor and in Possession of Multiple Firearms Found Deceased Inside Trailer
11/16/2015 Coroner Releases the Andres Sanchez Death Investigation and Autopsy Results
11/13/2015 Lompoc Man Arrested for Alleged Unlawful Sexual Intercourse
11/12/2015 Sheriff's Narcotics Detectives Arrest Alleged Narcotics Dealer in Carpinteria
11/09/2015 Sheriff's Deputies Save Man in Crisis
11/07/2015 Illegal Emcampment Clean-Up Efforts at Beach in Montecito
11/07/2015 Carpinteria Woman Fatally Injured by Passenger Train
11/06/2015 Goleta Police Department Receives Grant for Special Traffic Enforcement and Crash Prevention
11/06/2015 20 Custody Deputies Graduate Academy
11/02/2015 Suicidal Subject Arrested in Orcutt After Confrontation with Deputies
11/02/2015 Public Assistance Requested to Identify Bank Robbery Suspect
11/01/2015 Another Quiet Isla Vista Halloween
OCTOBER 2015  
10/31/2015 Sheriff's Office Investigates Deaths of Two People in Santa Ynez
10/28/2015 Warning Regarding Recent Phone Scams and Fraud Schemes
10/27/2015 6 People Arrested During Probation and Parole Compliance Operation
10/27/2015 Public Assistance Requested to Help Identify and Locate Construction Site Burglary Suspects
10/21/2015 Most Operation Medicine Cabinet Kiosks Temporarily Closed
10/20/2015 Sheriff's Office Investigates Instagram Posts by San Marcos High School Student and Determines No Crime Was Committed
10/15/2015 Public Assistance Requested to Locate Wanted Suspect UPDATED 10/22/15
10/12/2015 Located Missing Sierra Nevada College Student UPDATED 10/13/15
10/10/2015 Sheriff's Office and District Attorney's Office Begin Extradition Process for Randy and Evi Quaid
10/10/2015 Warning Regarding Increased Reports of Familiar Phone Scam
10/08/2015 Murder Suicide in Los Olivos - UPDATED 10/10/15
10/01/2015 Compliance Response Team Arrests 2 After Unsuccessful Attempts to Run From Law Enforcement
SEPTEMBER 2015  
09/30/2015 Santa Maria Man Arrested for Allegedly Selling Narcotics at Local Smoke Shop
09/29/2015 Two Riverside Residents Arrested Following Discovery of Panga Boat and Marijuana Bales at San Onofre Beach
09/25/2015 Suspect Arrested Following Shooting at Mobile Home Park
09/24/2015 Solvang Woman Hit by SUV in Crosswalk
09/21/2015 Armed Robbery at CVS Pharmacy in Goleta
09/20/2015 Public Assistance Requested to Help Identify Suspect Who Robbed U.S. Bank Located In Ralph's Grocery Store
09/20/2015 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day September 26th
09/18/2015 Two Goleta Men Arrested Following Investigation Into String of Storage Locker Burglaries
09/17/2015 Identity of Missing Man Under Investigation
09/14/2015 Mutiple Disturbances at Sheriff's Medium Security Facility Prompt Investigation
09/11/2015 Two Lompoc Residents Help Deputy Arrest Combative Passenger at Train Station Near Lompoc
09/11/2015 Missing Woman Found Fatally Injured in Traffic Collision
09/10/2015 Suspect Arrested Following Stabbing in Broccoli Field
09/10/2015 Traffic Enforcement Operation Planned for Goleta
AUGUST 2015  
08/31/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team Helps Missing Hiker Search in Sierra Nevada National Forest
08/28/2015 Public Assistance Requested in Locating Missing Child and Mother
08/28/2015 Stranded Hikers in Mission Canyon Rescued
08/28/2015 Solvang Man Injures CHP Officer and is Arrested Following Pursuit
08/27/2015 40 Arrested For DUI - Up From Last Year
08/27/2015 Sheriff's Office has Back to School Safety Tips 
08/27/2015 Sheriff's Office Investigates Stabbing Involving Two Family Members
08/25/2015 Sheriff's Benevolent Posse Donates $35,000 to Help Return The Sheriff's D.A.R.E. Program to South County
08/24/2015 Ventura Resident Suspected in Overnight String of Auto Burglaries and Thefts from Autos is Arrested in Montecito
08/20/2015 Santa Barbara County "AVOID" DUI Task Force Will Be Out in Full Force to Catch Drunk Drivers
08/20/2015 Traffic Enforcement Operation Planned for Goleta
08/18/2015 Local Elementary School Teacher Arrested for Child Annoying
08/14/2015 First Ever Isla Vista Community Resource Deputy Selected
08/07/2015 Small Plane Crash in Southeastern Portion of Santa Barbara County Killing the Pilot
08/06/2015 Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office Timeline of Victor Aureliano Matrinez Being in Custody at Sheriff's Facilities
JULY 2015  
07/29/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
07/29/2015 Santa Paula Man Arrested for Crime Spree in Goleta
07/24/2015 Sheriff's Detectives Arrest Fifth Suspect in The Javier Limon Homicide
07/21/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Locate Missing Kayaker
07/21/2015 Distraught Subject Threatens Deputies in Orcutt
07/21/2015 Nine People Arrested Following Narcotics Investigation
07/20/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team to Hold Recruitment Meeting in Santa Ynez
07/17/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team Locates Lost Hiker
07/15/2015 Traffic Enforcement Operation Planned for Goleta
07/12/2015 Found Human Remains in Tepusquet Canyon
07/10/2015 Three Sheriff's Office Contract Cities Ranked Among 100 Safest Cities in California
07/10/2015 Coffee With a Cop in Carpinteria
07/09/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
07/02/2015 Public Assistance Requested in Traffic Collision Investigation
JUNE 2015  
06/26/2015 Elderly Victims Targeted in Crimes Involving Distraction Techniques
06/25/2015 24 Recruits to Graduate From The Law Enforcement Explorer Academy
06/25/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
06/25/2015 Traffic Enforcement Operation Planned for Goleta
06/21/2015 Fatal Traffic Collision in City of Goleta UPDATED:06/22/15
06/20/2015 Public's Help Requested to Identify Driver Involved in Diesel Spill
06/20/2015 Missing Kayaker From Solvang Found
06/18/2015 "Coffee With a Cop" North County
06/18/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
06/16/2015 Sheriff's K-9 Tracks Down Suspect After High Speed Chase
06/15/2015 Notification of Inmate Death
06/12/2015 Sheriff's Office Welcomes Three New Deputies
06/11/2015 Sheriff's Office Releases Crime Stats for 2014
06/09/2015 Woman Sexually Assaulted by Two Men While Jogging in Orcutt
06/09/2015 Barricaded Suicidal Subject in Carpinteria
06/07/2015 Recent Drug Overdose Deaths - Warning and Resources
06/07/2015 Santa Ynez Man Arrested for Alleged Child Endangerment and Being Under the Influence of Drugs After Wife Dies of an Apparent Drug Overdose
06/07/2015 Deputy Involved Shooting in Carpinteria UPDATED
06/04/2015 Beware of Phone Scam with Caller Posing as Sheriff's Deputy
06/03/2015 Applications Being Accepted for Sheriff's Citizen's Academy
MAY 2015  
05/29/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team Helps Injured Hiker
05/28/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Seeks New Members
05/28/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
05/27/2015 Missing Solvang Senior Citizen is Found Safe After Search
05/27/2015 "Walk With A Cop" at Ellwood Mesa in Goleta
05/26/2015 Sheriff's Office Investigates Stabbing at Farm Near Guadalupe
05/22/2015 Memorial Day Weekend Holiday DUI Crackdown
05/21/2015 Traffic Enforcement Operation Planned for Goleta
05/19/2015 Several Suspects Identified in D'Orazio Homicide UPDATED:05/19/2015
05/18/2015 Tip-A-Cop Petrini's Italian Restaurant
05/17/2015 Methamphetamine Seized After Traffic Stop in Carpinteria
05/15/2015 Sheriff's Office and ABC Conduct LEAD Training
05/15/2015 Sheriff's Detectives Identify California Inmate as 4th Suspect in the Javier Limon Homicide
05/11/2015 Isla Vista Shooting Victims Identified as UCSB Students, Suspects in Custody
05/08/2015 Six Sheriff's Deputies Honored with Guerry Awards
05/08/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
05/06/2015 National Correctional Officers and Employees Week
05/05/2015 Three Armed Robberies in Isla Vista Under Investigation
05/04/2015 Sheriff's Deputies Perform Life-Saving Medical Care to Child Who was Choking on Chumash Reservation
APRIL 2015  
04/30/2015 Sheriff's Office Assists Family in Searching for Missing Son UPDATED:05/01/15
04/29/2015 Public Safety Responders to the Isla Vista Mass Murders Recognized at Awards Ceremony
04/26/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team Welcomes Eight New Members
04/25/2015 Sheriff's Detectives Release Information on 2012 Homicide Case
04/21/2015 "Every 15 Minutes" Program to be Held Tomorrow at Carpinteria High School
04/20/2015 Tip-A-Cop Kicks Off on Administrative Professionals Day
04/17/2015 Body Found on San Miguel Island in August 2014 Identified
04/16/2015 Dos Pueblos High School Student Arrested After Sending Threatening Emails to Teacher and Administrator
04/16/2015 Santa Barbara County Public Safety Center Dispatchers Appreciated During National Public Safety Telecommunications Week
04/16/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
04/15/2015 Traffic Enforcement Operation Planned for Goleta
04/09/2015 Four Stolen Cars Found and Four Suspects Arrested
04/08/2015 Notification of Inmate Death
04/05/2015 Deltopia Recap and Preliminary Numbers
04/02/2015 Compliance Response Team Arrests 17 People
MARCH 2015  
03/31/2015 Bank Robbery Arrests
03/21/2015 Barricaded Suspect in Los Alamos Taken Into Custody
03/20/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
03/18/2015 Sheriff's Office Participates in Statewide Shoulder Tap Operation
03/17/2015 Public's Assistance Requested in Parental Abduction Case
03/17/2015 Traffic Enforcement Operations Planned for City of Goleta
03/13/2015 Coffee With a Cop - Carpinteria
03/06/2015 Potential Child Abduction in Buellton is Under Investigation
03/05/2015 Santa Maria Resident Arrested After Brief Pursuit
03/05/2015 Orcutt Resident Arrested for Sexual Misconduct With a Minor
03/02/2015 Sheriff's Office Seeks Off-Highway Vehicle Grant Funding UPDATED
03/02/2015 Santa Barbara Resident Fatally Injured in Paragliding Accident
FEBRUARY 2015  
02/25/2015 UCPD Pizza With A Cop Event
02/18/2015 Media Advisory: Isla Vista Mass Murder Investigative Summary Release
02/17/2015 Traffic Enforcement Operations Planned for City of Goleta
02/16/2015 Abandoned Panga Boat Discovered Near Tajiguas Beach
02/15/2015 Sheriff's Search and Rescue Dogs Train with Helicopters
02/15/2015 7 Isla Vista Businesses Cited for Providing Alcohol to Minors
02/14/2015 Goleta Woman Fatally Injured by Train
02/12/2015 Benefit for Senior Deputy Dan McSkimming
02/11/2015 DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint City of Goleta
02/11/2015 Tribal Members Meet New Station Deputies
02/09/2015 Isla Vista Woman Kidnapped and Forced to Withdraw Money
02/06/2015 Suspected Drug Dealers and Serial Auto Burglary Suspects Arrested by Sheriff's Deputies at Carpinteria Motel Room
 
     
     
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