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Video Segment Release – “Up Front with SBPD” Co-Response Team

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The Santa Barbara Police Department has just released another episode of “Up Front with SBPD,”  centering around the Santa Barbara Police Department’s Co-Response Team.

This episodes features our Co-response team members, Officer C. Burleigh and clinician Rosa Cepeda, LMFT from Santa Barbara County Department of Behavioral Wellness. Also featured is Dr. Cherylynn Lee, Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s OfficeBehavioral Sciences Manager, who is contracted with the Santa Barbara Police Department’s Crisis Negotiations Response Team as our Police Psychologist for critical incidents.

The series will be posted on City webpages, YouTube, and social media platforms, as well as being played on the City TV Channel (Cox Cable Channel 18).

We encourage community members to reach out to the Police Department with ideas they would like to see covered in future episodes. Please contact Sgt. E. Ragsdale with suggestions. (eragsdale@sbpd.com)

Please visit the Santa Barbara Police Departments social media platforms, or City TV YouTube channel to watch the current episode. Up Front with SBPD: Co Response - YouTube