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Santa Barbara County Sheriff
Saturday February 16th, 2019 :: 11:12 a.m. PST


Deputies Respond to Report of Shots Fired in Goleta Neighborhood

At approximately 11:30 p.m., on Friday, February 15, Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s deputies from the Goleta Valley Bureau responded to the 200 block of Santa Barbara Shores Drive for a report of gunshots heard in the area. While the deputies were responding to this call for service, several more reports of gunshots heard were received at the Santa Barbara County Public Safety Dispatch Center.

When the deputies arrived on scene they spoke to witnesses in the area and they determined that gunshots had been fired. During their investigation the deputies went door to door to check for victims. There were no injuries reported. Deputies also recovered several shells casings that were found on the street.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call our non-emergency dispatch number at 805-683-2724. To leave an anonymous tip, call 805-681-4171 or you can go to our website at:

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office contracts with the City of Goleta for police services.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff
4434 Calle Real
Santa Barbara, CA 93110

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-681-4192

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