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Arrested for Knife Attack in Street Altercation

Photo: Scott Luikart Santa Barbara County – 65-year-old Santa Barbara resident Scott Luikart has recently learned a thing or two about the wisdom of pulling a knife as a way

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Arrested for Dealing in Front of School

Photo: Anthony Guzman Santa Barbara County – The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department Special Investigations Bureau, working in collaboration with the SBSD Compliance Response Team in an endeavor that SBSD

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“Most Wanted” Suspect Nabbed

Photo: Gary McCluer Santa Barbara County – Sometimes cops just get lucky, and sometimes high-profile, most wanted subjects of an ongoing manhunt just do stupid things. 43-year-old Lompoc resident Gary

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Citizen Callers Track Burglar Until Cops Can Arrest Him

Photo: Jonathan Russell Thomas Santa Barbara County – It’s just getting more and more difficult for a criminal to ply his trade these days. Not only are video cameras popping

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UCSB Area Drug Dealer Arrested

Photo: Daniel Lee Harris Santa Barbara County – The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department works in close collaboration with Isla Vista Foot Patrol and the Goleta City Police Department in

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Suicidal Suspect Arrested Following 5-Hour Standoff

Santa Barbara County – It was just after nightfall on November 10th when Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department and Fire Department units responded to a Buellton residence to investigate the

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Dogs and Choppers Nab Ranch Burglars

Photo: Joaquin Diaz and Jakub Hanasz SANTA BARBARA COUNTY – Once again proving the adage “you can run, but you cannot hide,” on the afternoon of November 16th, a coordinated

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Chopper Cops Track Drug Thieves

Photo: Trenell Roshean Steel Santa Barbara – The chopper cops were busy on October 31. Based upon their actions in the pre-dawn hours, members of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff/Fire

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Naked Trespasser Nabbed by K9

Santa Barbara – Perhaps the warm Indian Summer days were a contributing factor when 18-year-old Ontario resident Michael Callueng decided to go traipsing around an upscale Santa Barbara neighborhood on

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Homeowner Battles Burglar

Photo: Marguan David Lara Mendoza Santa Barbara County – Isla Vista, the community immediately adjacent to the UCSB campus, is usually an upbeat, vibrant town. The diverse population consists of