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Three SBPD Officers Awarded the H. Thomas Guerry Award for Valor

May 23, 2022 

Congratulations to Officer Adrian Gutierrez, Officer Christina Ortega, and Officer Davina Valerio, the recipients of the H. Thomas Guerry Award for Valor. These three officers responded to a serious structure fire the morning of November 17, 2021. All three officers and one community member, rescued a trapped man in a full blown residential structure fire. Without the officers’ quick thinking and immediate response, it is believed the man trapped would have perished in the blaze.

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High Fire Season Declared for Santa Barbara County

May 23, 2022 
Last week, the Fire Department joined other local fire jurisdictions to declare the beginning of the 2022 High Fire Season for all areas of Santa Barbara County. During this time, all burn permits issued for residential burning and hazard reduction will be suspended. In addition, resources will be increased when responding to reported vegetation fires.

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2018
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