Sunday, Sept. 22 


9:48 hours a.m. / Vandalism / Eleanor Drive 

Unknown suspect shattered the window on the front door of a residence.


10:58 a.m. / Possession / 800 block Arbol Verde Street 

A man was seen leaving the 900 block of Concha Loma. A traffic stop was initiated and he was arrested on an outstanding warrant.  Additionally, the man had a usable quantity of meth inside his vehicle, and a concealed fixed-blade knife within his reach. His vehicle was towed, and the man was booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


11:02 a.m. / Warrant Arrest / 4200 block Via Real  

A man was contacted in the parking lot of a motel and found to have an outstanding warrant.  He was arrested and booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


11:22 a.m. / Car break-in and vandalism / 3300 block Foothill Road 

A woman had her vehicle parked on Via Real while she was attending a car show at the polo fields. An unknown suspect smashed out the front window of her vehicle and stole a purse containing cash and credit cards. 


6:28 p.m. / Vandalism / 3300 block Foothill Road  

As a car show fundraiser show was winding down, one of the participants began doing burnouts on the grassy fields causing $5,000 worth of damage before leaving. 


Monday, Sept. 23 


8:37 a.m. / Warrant Arrest / 7th Street   

After being contacted for a vehicle-code violation, a record check showed the female driver had an active arrest warrant for multiple charges, including driving without a license, out of Ventura County. She still did not have a driver’s license and was arrested and booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


Tuesday, Sept. 24 

3:25 p.m. / Warrant Arrest / 4900 block Carpinteria Avenue  

A man was contacted at the rear of the bank building, and a records check showed he had two active arrest warrants. He was arrested and booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


6:08 p.m. / Fraud-Theft / 900 block Linden Avenue   

A restaurant owner reported that an employee who has worked for him for the last two years has been discounting meals for family and friends by charging for the smallest meal, while giving them the largest. At times, she charged them for one item, but gave them multiple food items. The discovery was made, and an IT auditor went back two weeks and found 80 irregularities amounting to almost $500 in losses to the business. 


9:13 p.m. / Warrant Arrest / Carpinteria Avenue and Concha Loma  

A man was contacted and a records check showed he had a felony no bail warrant for carrying a loaded firearm in public. After the arrest, the deputy went back to the man’s hotel room for a probation search. The man was then booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.

12:01 a.m. / Drug Possession / 800 block Linden Avenue 

A man was contacted in front of a drug store for smoking a cigarette in public. A consent search yielded a small amount of meth. The man was arrested booked into Santa Barbara County Jail, and while being processed in, another small amount of meth was found in his backpack.


Wednesday, Sept. 25 


1:46 p.m. / Attempted Dine-and-Dash / 500 block Linden Avenue  

An employee at a breakfast restaurant reported that a man was attempting to leave   without paying. The man was in the restaurant for approximately four hours and consumed $42-worth of food and beverages. He was unable to pay for the food and was arrested and booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


4:11 p.m. / Vandalism / Ash Avenue and 5th Street  

A vehicle had two tires slashed, and three windows shattered. It appeared the windows were shattered with a baseball bat. The owner of the vehicle was contacted and he stated he didn’t want to prosecute.   


5:45 p.m. / Disturbance / Birch Street 

Deputies were dispatched by another call from a woman who said that the father of her kids keeps driving by her home. Deputies contacted the man and advised him to stay away from the residence. The woman is in the process of getting a restraining order.


Friday, Sept. 27


8:50 a.m. / Theft by Fraud / Whitney Avenue  

A woman reported that at an unknown date her computer was infected with a virus that allowed a remote operator to obtain $6,000 from her bank account.


7:11 p.m. / Warrant Arrest / Santa Monica Road and Via Real  

While on patrol, a deputy recognized a man sitting on the bus bench who the deputy knew was on probation and had a misdemeanor warrant out for his arrest. Another deputy assisted, and the two contacted the man and confirmed his arrest warrant. A second man was also on the bus bench with the probationer, and a records check revealed that he also had a misdemeanor warrant out for his arrest. Both men were arrested, and the second man was found to have a methamphetamine pipe in his possession with a usable amount of meth in the bowl. They were both booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


1:10 a.m. / Disturbance / Hickory Street

Deputies were dispatched to the area for a call of a disturbance. Deputies contacted a man   outside a residence who was the ex-husband of the reporting party. The man was intoxicated and was arrested, then booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


Saturday, Sept. 28 


10:37 a.m./ Drugs, Lying and Theft / 1100 block Casitas Pass Road  

A 33-year-old and a 37-year-old, both residents of Oxnard, were contacted as passengers in a vehicle with suspended registration. One of them was on parole and admitted to having a meth pipe, which had a usable quantity of methamphetamine in it. The man initially gave a false name, and was found in possession of a credit card, social security card and mail that did not belong to him. He was also in possession of heroin. Both men were arrested and booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


6:40 p.m. / Consumption of Beer in Public / Lillie Avenue 

A man was standing on the sidewalk drinking out of a 12 oz. can of beer. He was cited and released.

3 a.m. / Prowling / 2200 block Lillie Avenue 

Deputies were dispatched to a “front glass break” alarm at a gas station. Deputies located a very uncooperative female hiding in a parked truck in the parking lot. The woman would not show her hands and would not turn around or get out of the vehicle. Deputies pulled the woman out of the car and detained her. She would not provide deputies with her name. She said she rattled the glass door of the gas station store to get help. She was arrested for prowling, being drunk in public and vehicle tampering. She was booked into Santa Barbara County Jail.


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