Santa Barbara Police Department


For any Emergency Dial: 9-1-1

 Non-Emergency Dispatch: 805-882-8900

Currently, the Police Department Lobby will be open for in-person service during the following days and times:

As of November 28, 2022, the Police Department's lobby hours are:

  • Monday -         1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday -        8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday -   1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday -      8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Friday -           Closed
  • Saturday -      Closed
  • Sunday -         Closed

You may come to the Police Department to take care of business during the above specified times. Otherwise, you may utilize our on-line services and/or call 805-897-2355 for information on how to address your business.

We apologize for any inconvenience and encourage people to stay safe and healthy by following guidelines from the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department.

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News Feed & Media Releases

SANTA BARBARA, CA – September 20, 2023 Over the last several days Santa Barbara Police Detectives have been investigating the incident that occurred in this recent social media video. As a result of the investigation,…
September 18, 2023
As a way for the community to get to know local law enforcement better in a casual atmosphere, the Police Department is set to host another installment of Coffee with a Cop. Join us on Tuesday, September 12 at the Eastside Library.…
September 12, 2023
(ENG/SP) Join us for Coffee with a Cop at the Santa Barbara Eastside Library (1102 East Montecito St.) this coming Tuesday, September 12, 2023. Starts at 9:30 a.m. on the Library’s Eastside Patio! Come with some questions or just get to…
September 11, 2023
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Contact Us

In the event of an Emergency, dial 9-1-1

Office Location
215 East Figueroa Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

(805) 897-2300 (805) 897-2434 Fax
In case of emergency, call 9-1-1   
Non-Emergency Dispatch, 805-882-8900