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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
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
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.
City of Buellton
Buellton’s fire station is part of the Santa Barbara County Fire Department.
Law enforcement in Buellton is handled by the Buellton Sheriff Station of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office.
City of Carpinteria
Law enforcement in Carpinteria is handled by the Carpinteria Sheriff Station of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office.
City of Goleta
Nonemergency, Station 11 805-681-5511
Nonemergency, Station 12 805-681-5512
Nonemergency, Station 14 805-681-5514
City of Guadalupe
City of Lompoc
City of Santa Barbara
City of Santa Maria
Nonemergency 805-925-0951, ext. 255
Nonemergency 805-925-0951, ext. 2272
City of Solvang
Solvang contracts with Santa Barbara County for fire protection services.
Solvang contracts with the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office for law enforcement services.