Santa Barbara Criminal Defense Lawyers

Arrested in Santa Barbara, CA?

If you've been charged with a crime in Ventura County, look no further for the best criminal defense lawyers in Santa Barbara. We defend clients accused of crimes throughout Ventura County and California's central coast.

Our Santa Barbara office is located at:

Santa Barbara Criminal Defense
7 W. Figueroa Street, Suite 200
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone: (888) 327-4652

Top Santa Barbara criminal defense

The compassionate lawyers at the Shouse Law Group are considered among the best criminal defense lawyers in Ventura County. Our top Santa Barbara defense lawyers can help you with any California offenses. Contact us for a free consultation if you are looking for a:

  • Santa Barbara assault attorney
  • Santa Barbara domestic violence attorney
  • Santa Barbara drug attorney
  • Santa Barbara DUI attorney
  • Santa Barbara theft attorney
  • Santa Barbara juvenile crimes attorney
  • Santa Barbara lewd conduct attorney, or a
  • Santa Barbara sexual assault attorney.

We can also help you with bail proceedings at the Santa Barbara County Main Jail or Santa Maria Branch Jail, or with Santa Barbara juvenile criminal proceedings.

The criminal process in Santa Barbara

The city of Santa Barbara Police Department handles most law enforcement within city limits. In unincorporated areas, alleged crimes are investigated by the Ventura County Sheriff's Department, whose control stations include Camarillo, Ventura, Ojai, Oxnard, Filmore, Frazier Park and Thousand Oaks.

The Santa Barbara County Main Jail receives new bookings from both the Santa Barbara Police and the Santa Barbara Sheriff's Department, as well as from the University Of California Police Department and the California Highway Patrol. Detainees from the Santa Maria Branch Jail are also routinely transported to and housed in the Main Jail if they have not been released within 96 hours.

Criminal cases in Santa Barbara are prosecuted at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse, located at 1100 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara, CA  93101.

Free consultations; proactive defense

Our Santa Barbara DUI and criminal defense lawyers offer free consultations and analysis. Why fight Santa Barbara criminal charges alone? Contact us today and learn how we can help.


Free attorney consultations...

Our attorneys want to hear your side of the story. Contact us 24/7 to schedule a FREE consultation with a criminal defense lawyer. We may be able to get your charges reduced or even dismissed altogether. And if necessary, we will champion your case all the way to trial.

Office Locations

Shouse Law Group has multiple locations all across California, Nevada, and Colorado. Click Office Locations to find out which office is right for you.

Regain peace of mind...

Our defense attorneys understand that being accused of a crime is one of the most difficult times of your life. Rely on us to zealously and discreetly protect your rights and to fight for the most favorable resolution possible.

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Call us 24/7 (855) 396-0370