Emergency Announcements

Santa Barbara County Fire Department

We are a progressive, multi-mission public safety agency with a rich tradition and history.  We stand ready to serve the people of this world-renowned area with professionalism, dedication, and pride.

Riley News Release

Posted Jul 08, 2020
Riley News Release

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department is saddened to announce the passing of our canine fire family member, Riley. Riley served as the department’s accelerant detection/arson canine for seven years. Riley was diagnosed with a non-work related brain tumor in April of 2020.

Read More 

New Website PSA

Posted Jul 07, 2020
New Website PSA

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department is excited to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website: www.sbcfire.com. Over the course of the last six months, the Fire Department has been working with local web designer Ameravant Web Design to create and develop a website that is not only educational to the public, but also provides residents with vital, up-to-date information during times of emergencies and disasters.

Read More 

Fireworks PSA

Posted Jul 01, 2020
Fireworks PSA

In years past, we have asked the public to leave the fireworks and pyrotechnic shows to the professionals. We recognize that due to the COVID19 pandemic those shows have been canceled in Santa Barbara County. This might entice people to purchase and put on their own fireworks shows.

Read More 

See All News

Follow Daniel on Twitter

Twitter - Follow Daniel Bertucelli
Santa Barbara County Fire Public Information Officer 805-896-5134 [email protected] SBC (Recorded) Newsline 805-681-5546
ALL PIX/VIDEO OK FOR MEDIA USE

Follow Mike on Twitter

Mike Eliason
Santa Barbara County Fire Public Information Officer 805-896-5134 [email protected] SBC (Recorded) Newsline 805-681-5546
ALL PIX/VIDEO OK FOR MEDIA USE