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Beachfront Bomb Threat Standoff

Montecito - In the pre-dawn hours of July 7th, an exclusive beachfront enclave just steps from the gently rolling waves of the blue Pacific was sealed off and evacuated by law enforcement units responding to a local area resident threatening to detonate an explosive device. According to Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department Public Information Officer Kelly Hoover, the problem began ...Full Article

Former High School Baseball Star Busted for Heroin Sales…Again

Ventura County - Proving once again that real police work rarely resembles that seen on the nightly TV cop shows—wherein an anonymous tip leads to a major SWAT event that ...Full Article

“Party of Five” Ends with Arrests

Santa Barbara County - The rubric that “you’re known by the friends you keep” was once again validated when five people—none of whom should really have been hanging around together—were ...Full Article

“Girl-on-Girl” Stabbing

Santa Barbara County - Stabbings among rival gang-bangers are fairly common. Stabbings involving young men caught up in street fights are also common. Stabbings during assaults and robberies can be ...Full Article

Two Gang-bangers Busted, Two at Large

Santa Barbara County - The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department, having conducted a protracted investigation into the criminal activities of a number of the area’s known gang members, reports significant ...Full Article

Arrest Made in 2005 Molestation Case

Santa Barbara County - It took nine full years for allegations of a sexual molestation incident that reportedly took place at Santa Barbara County’s San Marcos Christian Camp in 2005 ...Full Article

Felon Caught with Drugs & Ammo

Santa Barbara County - There are many enduring ramifications to a felony conviction—whether it comes via a jury deliberation or an artfully crafted agreement between defense counsel and a prosecution ...Full Article

Family Molester Arrested

Santa Barbara - With the Norman Rockwell concept of a nuclear family at the heart of our culture just a distant memory, and with contemporary societal concerns for the welfare ...Full Article

Busy Graffiti Artist Busted

Santa Barbara - Michelangelo (1475-1564) had his rent and grocery bills paid for by the Medicis when he was painting frescoes on the walls and ceilings of buildings, but appreciation ...Full Article

Major Meth Merchant in Manacles

Santa Barbara - Methamphetamine prices in this central coast community, better known worldwide for its pristine beaches and abundant Mission architecture than for street sales of illicit drugs, recently became ...Full Article
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