Officer Involved Shooting
updated: Sep 02, 2013, 12:10 PM
On September 1, 2013, at 2328 hours, a Santa Barbara Police Department Officer
attempted to conduct a pedestrian contact of a suspect who was walking in the area
of Victoria Street and De La Vina Street. The suspect was in possession of a
large fixed blade knife. The suspect advanced on the Officer while brandishing the
knife and failed to comply with multiple orders to stop and drop the weapon. A
shooting incident involving the officer occurred. The suspect died at the scene
as a result of his injuries. The Officer was uninjured. The incident is
currently under investigation and no further details are being released at this
|| One man is dead after being shot by a police officer late Sunday night.
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