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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Police Investigating Stabbing After 3 People Land in ERThe Santa Maria Police Department is investigating an early morning stabbing th
Santa Maria Police Investigating Stabbing After 3 People Land in ER
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 17 hours ago
The Santa Maria Police Department is investigating an early morning stabbing that landed three people in the ER at Marian Regional Medical Center. The stabbing occurred in the 2400 block of S. Bradley Road at 2:14 a.m. after the individuals involved... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
UPDATED - Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department investigates SMPD-involved fatal shootingDAVID MINSKY An investigation of a July 20 incident involving a man who was fa
UPDATED - Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department investigates SMPD-involved fatal shooting
Santa Maria Sun / Posted yesterday
DAVID MINSKY An investigation of a July 20 incident involving a man who was fatally shot by police officers from the Santa Maria Police Department (SMPD) has been turned over to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department, according to SMPD... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department investigates SMPD-involved shootingDAVID MINSKY An investigation of a July 20 incident involving a man who was fat
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department investigates SMPD-involved shooting
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 2 days ago
DAVID MINSKY An investigation of a July 20 incident involving a man who was fatally shot by police officers from the Santa Maria Police Department (SMPD) has been turned over to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department, according to SMPD... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Lompoc Woman Laments Lack of Mental Health Help for SonThe shooting death last week of a knife-wielding, mentally ill and apparently s
Lompoc Woman Laments Lack of Mental Health Help for Son
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
The shooting death last week of a knife-wielding, mentally ill and apparently suicidal 31 year old Javier Garcia Gaona by Santa Maria Police triggered emotional outbursts from onlookers about the police use of deadly force. "It could have been my... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Police Make Arrests in Santa Maria Gas Station ShootingSanta Maria Police arrested the suspect in last week's Conserv Fuel gas station
Police Make Arrests in Santa Maria Gas Station Shooting
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
Santa Maria Police arrested the suspect in last week's Conserv Fuel gas station shooting. He's been identified as 41-year-old Nipomo resident Pedro Santiago. Police arrested Santiago on Friday night after conducting a "high-risk traffic stop" in the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Search Continues for Suspect in Santa Maria Gas Shootingsearch continues for a man suspected of shooting another man on Thursday at the
Search Continues for Suspect in Santa Maria Gas Shooting
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 days ago
search continues for a man suspected of shooting another man on Thursday at the Conserv Fuel gas station in Santa Maria. Santa Maria Police calling this an attempted murder investigation. They say just before 4:30 yesterday afternoon they... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Shots Ring Out in Santa Maria, At Least One Person Injuredof a shooting reported just before 4:30 p.m. in the city of Santa Maria. At le
Shots Ring Out in Santa Maria, At Least One Person Injured
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 8 days ago
of a shooting reported just before 4:30 p.m. in the city of Santa Maria. At least one person has been shot, according to Santa Maria police. The victim is reportedly being taken to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital via Calstar helicopter. The... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Far Western Tavern in Orcutt Shows Support for Local Law Enforcementsays, "they stand up for us everyday and right now they need us to stand up for
Far Western Tavern in Orcutt Shows Support for Local Law Enforcement
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 8 days ago
says, "they stand up for us everyday and right now they need us to stand up for them." She went with pastries to the Santa Maria Police Department, the Santa Barbara Probation Department, the California Highway Patrol and the Santa Barbara... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Police Deadly Shooting Triggers Emotional Community ReactionSanta Maria Police Chief Ralph Martin says every effort was made by his officer
Santa Maria Police Deadly Shooting Triggers Emotional Community Reaction
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 9 days ago
Santa Maria Police Chief Ralph Martin says every effort was made by his officers to end a standoff Wednesday morning with an unidentified, knife-wielding suspect at the corner of Enos and Broadway in downtown Santa Maria without injury or loss of... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Social Media Lights Up After Fatal Police Shooting in Santa Mariadead. High tensions and emotional moments unfolded at the scene of the shootin
Social Media Lights Up After Fatal Police Shooting in Santa Maria
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 9 days ago
dead. High tensions and emotional moments unfolded at the scene of the shooting in its aftermath with many calling the Santa Maria police officers "murderers", while others saying the shooting was justified and in support of officers. Santa... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Armed Man Reportedly Shot by PoliceLATEST UPDATE Several witnesses on scene report that Santa Maria police office
Santa Maria Armed Man Reportedly Shot by Police
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 9 days ago
LATEST UPDATE Several witnesses on scene report that Santa Maria police officers have shot the man and an ambulance has taken him to a hospital after CPR was performed on the man. Check back for continued updates to this developing... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Cemetery Theft Troubles Local FamilyMaria Cemetery District Management says it does have the capability to install
Santa Maria Cemetery Theft Troubles Local Family
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 10 days ago
Maria Cemetery District Management says it does have the capability to install a security camera system and relies on Santa Maria Police and its own security firm to monitor the 50 acres of the cemetery district around the clock. Cemetery... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Man Recovering From Injuries in Late Night Shooting31-year-old Ramiro Ruiz is recovering after suffering what Santa Maria police a
Santa Maria Man Recovering From Injuries in Late Night Shooting
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 15 days ago
31-year-old Ramiro Ruiz is recovering after suffering what Santa Maria police are calling a non-life threatening gunshot wound late Thursday night. Authorities are investigating the shooting which occurred just after 10:30 p.m. in the 1400 block of... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
MS-13 gang indictments include 10 first-degree murder countsindictments cover the suspected MS-13 members and associates who were arrested
MS-13 gang indictments include 10 first-degree murder counts
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 16 days ago
indictments cover the suspected MS-13 members and associates who were arrested during Operation Matador, the March 3 Santa Maria Police Department (SMPD) operation that served warrants at 12 locations spanning from Santa Maria to Columbus,... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Santa Maria police arrest shooting victimThe following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] -
Santa Maria police arrest shooting victim
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 16 days ago
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] - Volume 17, Issue 19 Share:By DAVID MINSKY A man who was shot during the early morning hours of June 9 in Santa Maria also ended... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Fireworks Statistics ReleasedSanta Maria Police have released their fireworks statistics for this year. The
Santa Maria Fireworks Statistics Released
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 18 days ago
Santa Maria Police have released their fireworks statistics for this year. The Santa Maria Police Department, Santa Maria Fire Department and Code Enforcement received 762 calls for firework complaints between June 1 and July 6. Also, 150 residents... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Guadalupe Police Officer Arrested For Domestic ViolenceA Guadalupe police officer was arrested just after 11 p.m. on Sunday for allege
Guadalupe Police Officer Arrested For Domestic Violence
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 18 days ago
A Guadalupe police officer was arrested just after 11 p.m. on Sunday for alleged domestic violence against his wife. The Santa Maria Police Department made the arrest. The suspect was identified as Ruben Ramirez, a veteran officer with the Guadalupe... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Police Dept. Investigating ShootingSanta Maria Police are investigating a shooting that happened on the corner of
Santa Maria Police Dept. Investigating Shooting
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 20 days ago
Santa Maria Police are investigating a shooting that happened on the corner of Main St. and Depot St. at 4:00 a.m. Police were called to Marian Medical Center at 4:56 a.m., after the victim walked. The victim, an adult man who sustained non-life... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Police Department Reacts to Dallas ShootingOne day after five police officers are ambushed and killed in Dallas, Commander
Santa Maria Police Department Reacts to Dallas Shooting
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 21 days ago
One day after five police officers are ambushed and killed in Dallas, Commander Kendall Greene, with the Santa Maria Police Department shares his thoughts with us. Commander Greene says "it hits close to home because they do the same thing we do we... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Police Searching for Couple in Santa Maria Shoe Store Robbery and Assault of EmployeeA Santa Maria couple is wanted by the Santa Maria Police Department for alleged
Police Searching for Couple in Santa Maria Shoe Store Robbery and Assault of Employee
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 22 days ago
A Santa Maria couple is wanted by the Santa Maria Police Department for allegedly robbing the Famous Footwear shoe store located at 2238 S. Bradley Road on July 4. Police are asking the public for help in locating 30-year-old Joseph Castillo Ramos... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
One killed, one injured in Santa Maria Fourth of July shootingin a shooting that occurred in Santa Maria during the evening of the city’s Fou
One killed, one injured in Santa Maria Fourth of July shooting
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 23 days ago
in a shooting that occurred in Santa Maria during the evening of the city’s Fourth of July celebration, according to the Santa Maria Police Department (SMPD). Sgt. Mike McGehee of the SMPD said the shooting happened in the 400 block of N. Oakley... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Slideshow: Fourth of July Shooting in Santa MariaSanta Maria police are currently on scene of a shooting involving at least two
Slideshow: Fourth of July Shooting in Santa Maria
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 25 days ago
Santa Maria police are currently on scene of a shooting involving at least two victims in the area of 400 N. Oakley Avenue. The conditions of the two victims is unknown at this time, however there are reports that one of the victims may have die... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
HAPPENING NOW: At Least Two Victims in Santa Maria Fourth of July ShootingSanta Maria police are currently on scene of a shooting involving at least two
HAPPENING NOW: At Least Two Victims in Santa Maria Fourth of July Shooting
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 25 days ago
Santa Maria police are currently on scene of a shooting involving at least two victims in the area of 400 N. Oakley Avenue. Detectives are investigating the Fourth of July shooting that occurred late Monday night. The conditions of the two victims... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Police seize nearly 100 pounds of illegal fireworksSanta Maria Police say they have zero tolerance for illegal fireworks this summ
Santa Maria Police seize nearly 100 pounds of illegal fireworks
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 26 days ago
Santa Maria Police say they have zero tolerance for illegal fireworks this summer. "Yea they've been setting off fireworks since late April," Santa Maria resident Maria Gil said. Santa Maria Police, along with the Santa Maria Fire Department, have... Read more

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