Articles From : sbsheriff

  • Patrol Deputy Successfully Resuscitates Overdose Patient

    A Sheriff's Deputy resuscitated a man found lying on the sidewalk in Old Town Goleta on Monday evening. 

  • Body of Diver Recovered Near Santa Cruz Island

    The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a diver who was recovered near Santa Cruz Island earlier this month.

  • Man Arrested for Attempting to Kidnap Carpinteria Child

    A 51-year-old Santa Barbara man was arrested for attempting to kidnap a child near Carpinteria Middle School on Tuesday.

  • Overdosing Inmate Resuscitated at Main Jail

    Custody deputies at the Main Jail successfully revived an inmate who was suspected to be overdosing on Thursday.

  • Teen Girl Injured in Carpinteria Shooting

    The Sheriff's Office reports a female teenager suffered a gunshot wound on Monday evening.

  • Suspect Arrested for Arson in Ward Fire

    Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a suspected arsonist in the Ward Incident fire that started Wednesday evening.

  • Caller Alerts Jail Staff of Overdose and Saves Inmates Life

    A member of the public called the Northern Branch Jail staff to alert them about an inmate who was possibly overdosing, resulting in that inmate being successfully resuscitated

  • Sheriff Reports Uneventful Halloween Weekend

    The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office reports a total of five arrests during Halloween Weekend in Isla Vista. 

  • Suspects Arrested After Attempting to Pass Forged Checks

    Two Santa Maria men were arrested for attempted to drefraud a local bank with forged checks.

  • Three Overdoses and One Fatality at Northern Branch Jail

    Three overdoses led to one fatality at the Santa Barbara County Northern Branch Jail on Wednesday.

  • Santa Ynez Homicide Suspect Arrested in Santa Cruz

    [Update]: The main suspect in a Santa Ynez homicide has been arrested in Santa Cruz, reports the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office

  • Los Angeles Residents Arrested for Goleta Catalytic Converter Thefts

    The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office has arrested two men from the Los Angeles area for allegedly stealing catalytic converters in a Goleta neighborhood. 

  • Detectives Investigating Assault with a Deadly Weapon in Montecito

    Sheriff’s detectives are investigating an assault with a deadly weapon where the victim sustained serious injuries near a homeless encampment in Montecito.

  • Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday

    The Goleta Police Department has partnered with the Camino Real Marketplace McDonalds location for a “Coffee with a Cop” event on Wednesday, October 5, 2022, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

  • Visitation Reinstated at Main Jail

    The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office announces in-person visitation has now resumed.

  • Sheriff’s Office Honors Exemplary Performance in 2021

    The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office honored employees and community members at the Annual Recognition Awards Program and Luncheon last week.

  • Custody Deputies and Wellpath Staff Reverse Overdose at Main Jail

    An inmate at the Santa Barbara County Main Jail was resuscitated thanks to the swift life-saving efforts of Custody Deputies and their Wellpath healthcare partners.

  • Inmate Dies in North County Jail

    A 35-year-old inmate in Santa Barbara County's Northern Branch Jail has died. The cause is under investigation.

  • Sheriff's Detectives Investigate Robbery and Kidnapping in Carpinteria

    Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a reported robbery and kidnapping that occurred on Tuesday in the 4900-block of Carpinteria Avenue.

  • Three "Ghost" Guns Confiscated and Suspect Arrested in Isla Vista

    Deputies from the Isla Vista Foot Patrol station have arrested a Lompoc man for weapons charges and confiscated three un-serialized “ghost guns”. 

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