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.
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.