Isla Vista, Calif. – On Monday, March 18 at 10:12 p.m., detectives arrested 43-year-old Zachary Coughlin of Santa Barbara on a felony warrant for stalking. Detectives began investigating various reports regarding Coughlin on Thursday, May 14, 2020. Coughlin was living in a converted bus in the Isla Vista area and caught the attention of locals… Read more »
Goleta, Ca. – As part of the ongoing investigation into a gang related attempt homicide that occurred in Goleta on March 6, 2020, detectives served a search warrant in the 100-block of Alisos Street in the City of Santa Barbara on May 14, 2020. During the service of the warrant, 18-year-old Miguel Angel Arizmendi was… Read more »
Santa Barbara, Calif. – This morning, detectives served a search warrant in the 200-block of Helena, resulting in the arrest of 26-year-old Jose Alvarez-Fuentes of Goleta for possession of pornographic material of a child (felony). The investigation began on May 5, 2020, when detectives received a tip from the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force… Read more »
Dandre Jordan is wanted on a $100,000.00 felony warrant charging him with assault with a deadly weapon, 5 counts of felony domestic violence, false imprisonment, terrorists threats and intimidating a witness. He is described as 6-1, 190 lbs with black hair and brown eyes. His last known address was in Lompoc CA.
Luis Alvarado is wanted on a $50,000.00 felony warrant charging him with violating a court order, felony resisting arrest and battery on a peace officer. He is described as 5-10, 170 lbs with gray hair and brown eyes. His last known address was in Santa Maria.
Jose Calixtro Simon is wanted on a no bail felony warrant charging him with 2 counts of first degree burglary. He is described as 5-8, 160 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes. His last known address was in Santa Barbara.
Overall Crime Rate Holds Steady Within All-Time Lows Santa Barbara, Calif. – The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is releasing the 2019 crime statistics for communities served by the Sheriff’s Office. The violent crime rate for our communities was 6.4% lower than in 2018 and 28% lower than the 10-year average. Due to a 2.8%… Read more »
Goleta Calif. – On Monday, April 27, 2020 detectives from the Special Investigations Bureau with assistance from the California Highway Patrol served a search warrant in the 400-block of Valdez Avenue. Detectives authored the warrant as part of an ongoing investigation into criminal activities involving the suspect who is on active County Probation. The warrant… Read more »
Goleta Calif. – On Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 9:56 p.m., deputies responded with County Fire and American Medical Response to the area of Calle Real at Violet Lane on a report of a bicyclist that had been hit by a vehicle. The victim and the suspect were both travelling eastbound on Calle Real when… Read more »
Sarah Marie Brown is wanted on a $50,0000.00 felony warrant charging her with 4 counts of 2nd degree burglary and grand theft. She is described as 5-1, 135 with brown hair and brown eyes and also goes by Sarah Bailey.