Santa Barbara Jails

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Jails, Policing and Protection in Santa Barbara

In Santa Barbara County, the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department provides police and protection for the majority of the county. Additionally, however, City of Santa Barbara operates an independent police department as does the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB Police Department).

Santa Barbara Police Department
215 East Figueroa Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone: (805) 897-2300
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Santa Barbara County Jail System

Santa Barbara County jail system has numerous locations. The Santa Barbara Sheriff’s department operates two detention facilities (jails) and multiple police stations and substations. After booking, Santa Barbara inmates may make outgoing collect calls, but may not receive incoming calls. Correctional Department staff will not accept messages for inmates.

Santa Barbara County Jail
4436 Calle Real
Santa Barbara, California 93110
Santa Barbara Jail

The Calle Real facility is the County’s main jail and is part of the Sheriff’s Department main station. This location also has a full time medical staff, including psychiatric staff. There are usually 700 inmates on a daily average. This facility usually holds the sentenced and pretrial detainees. Many of them are generally eligible for bail bond release.

Santa Maria Jail
812-A West Foster Road
Santa Maria, California 93454
805 934-6159

The Santa Maria Jail accounts for about one third of Santa Barbara’s total bookings.The jail houses inmates for 96 hours or less.  Inmates that have not been released on a bail bond or that are not eligible for release are transferred to the County’s main jail listed above. 

Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department Stations

Buellton Station (Substation)
140 West Hwy 246
Buellton, California 93427
805 686-8150

Carpinteria Station (Substation)
5775 Carpinteria Avenue
Carpinteria, California 93013
805 684-4561

Cuyama Valley Station
215 Newsome Street
New Cuyama, California 93254

Lompoc Station (Substation)
751 Burton Mesa Road
Lompoc, California 93436

Solvang/Santa Ynez Station
1745 Mission Drive
Solvang, California 93463

Isla Vista Foot Patrol Station
6546-A Pardall
Isla Vista, California 93117

The Isla Vista Foot Patrol provides police services for the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) area. The IV Foot Patrol Website offers answers to the questions frequently asked by UCSB students and area residents as well as helpful legal information. This site is an excellent resource about the most common crimes and citations in the area.

Policing UCSB

UCSB Police Department
Public Safety Building, 574
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-1010
UCSB Police Station website

The University of California Santa Barbara has its own police department. They provide for the campus safety including offering prevention programs as well as offering escorts for students during night time and early morning on campus and in the Isla Vista community. Those arrested by the UCSB Police Department will be taken to Santa Barbara County jails. Isla Vista, the area around the UCSB campus is under the jurisdiction of the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department which features Isla Vista Foot Patrol.

Bail for Santa Barbara Jails

This website provides resources for families needing bail bond services. You may find the following pages helpful:

I will get you through the bail approval process as quickly as possible. We can use the methods of email and fax to get the bail bond documents and payment done, or we can meet at the Santa Barbara jail. If you would like to speak directly with a licensed bail agent, please call 1-877-861-3761.


Updated: 08/08/2012