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State of California
California Highway Patrol

The statewide California Highway Patrol is headed by a commissioner and is divided into staff and field operations. The Coastal Division, which includes Santa Barbara County, has 700 personnel and 11 area offices, three of those in Santa Barbara County: in Buellton, Santa Maria and Goleta. CHP is responsible for highway safety and for protecting the public and their property, state workers and state property. CHP also collaborates with local, state and federal public agencies.

Governor’s Office of Emergency Services

Nonemergency 916-845-8510

The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services protects lives and property by planning for and responding to threats, crimes, hazards and emergencies. Visit the office’s website for information on California threats and hazards and other preparedness information.

Santa Barbara County
Emergency Management

Nonemergency 805-681-5526

The Santa Barbara County Office of Emergency Management is responsible for emergency planning and coordination in the Santa Barbara operational area. Visit the office’s website for the county’s emergency management plan and other disaster preparedness information.

Fire Department

Nonemergency 805-681-5500


Nonemergency 805-681-4100

City of Buellton
Fire Department

Nonemergency 805-686-5062

Buellton’s fire station is part of the Santa Barbara County Fire Department.

Police Department

Nonemergency 805-686-8150

Law enforcement in Buellton is handled by the Buellton Sheriff Station of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office.

City of Carpinteria
Fire Department

Nonemergency 805-684-4591

Police Department

Nonemergency 805-684-4561

Law enforcement in Carpinteria is handled by the Carpinteria Sheriff Station of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office.

City of Goleta
Fire Department

Nonemergency, Station 11 805-681-5511
Nonemergency, Station 12 805-681-5512
Nonemergency, Station 14 805-681-5514

Police Department

Nonemergency 805-961-7512

City of Guadalupe
Fire Department

Nonemergency 805-343-1444

Police Department

Nonemergency 805-343-2112

City of Lompoc
Fire Department

Nonemergency 805-736-4513

Police Department

Nonemergency 805-736-2341

City of Santa Barbara
Fire Department

Nonemergency 805-965-5254

Police Department

Nonemergency 805-897-2300

City of Santa Maria
Fire Department

Nonemergency 805-925-0951, ext. 255

Police Department

Nonemergency 805-925-0951, ext. 2272

City of Solvang
Fire Department

Nonemergency 805-686-8184

Solvang contracts with Santa Barbara County for fire protection services.

Police Department

Nonemergency 805-686-5000

Solvang contracts with the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office for law enforcement services.


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