Precious Williams is wanted on a $40,000.00 felony warrant charging her with burglary and attempted burglary. She is described as 5-5, 145 with black hair and brown eyes. Her hair may be dyed a different color though as in this photo.
At approximately 10:45 p.m. last night, August 3, 2018, Sheriff’s Detectives from the Special Investigations Bureau, while assisting the Santa Barbara Police Department with saturation patrols, conducted a traffic enforcement stop on a vehicle speeding in the area of E. Cota and N. Salsipuedes St. During the stop, a passenger was found to be in… Read more »
At approximately 8:30 p.m. on August 2, 2018, Sheriff’s Detectives from the Special Investigations Bureau, while assisting the Santa Barbara Police Department with saturation patrols related to the Fiesta celebrations, conducted an enforcement stop in the area of Milpas and Highway 101. During the stop, detectives observed the two occupants to be nervous and the… Read more »
Members of the Sheriff’s Compliance Response Team (CRT) with the assistance of Detectives from the Sheriff’s Special Investigations Bureau, witnessed a wanted subject sitting in a vehicle in the 1800 block of North Broadway in Santa Maria. Detectives, along with members of CRT, contacted 30-year-old Kenneth Hilbrant of Santa Maria and an associated female, identified… Read more »
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to welcome ten new employees to our team. On July 30, 2018, at a ceremony held at the Sheriff’s Training Bureau classroom, we officially welcomed two Administrative Office Professionals, a Dispatcher, four Custody Deputies, two Sheriff’s Deputies and our first ever-Behavioral Sciences Manager, Dr. Cherylynn Lee. Dr…. Read more »
On July 31, 2018, the Classification Unit gathered information that illegal narcotics were being stored in a housing unit at the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Main Jail. After Classification and the Shift Commanders put a plan in place, the housing unit was searched. During the search, 30-year-old Dylan Sulit-Swalley of Santa Barbara was removed from… Read more »
Joanna Perez is wanted on a $75,000.00 felony warrant charging her with vehicle theft and giving false information to a peace officer. She is described as 5-2, 205 lbs with black hair and brown eyes.
The Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the woman in the photo. She is connected to a vehicle burglary and subsequent commercial burglary in the Goleta and Santa Barbara area. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sr. Deputy Michael Harris at mch2889@SBSHERIFF.ORG or 805-681-4100
Sheriff’s Custody Personnel participated in two events this past week as a way to give back to the community. On July 25, 2018, the Sheriff’s Special Operations Response Team (SORT) took some time away from their training day to surprise a group of kids in the Monroe Summer Fun program, which is sponsored by the… Read more »
Case is Being Investigated as a Potential Hate Crime and Possibly Gang Related The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an assault that occurred on July 28, 2018 at Estero Park in Isla Vista. At approximately 9:30 p.m., UCSB Police Officers responded to a local hospital to a report of two male assault victims. … Read more »