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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CACustodio, who kicked an officer in the knee, the bastardo! Two police officers
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 2 hours ago
Custodio, who kicked an officer in the knee, the bastardo! Two police officers sustained dog bites. Bad, Fido! I guess the Santa Maria Police Department ran out of beanbags and their Tasers were low on juice when they killed Javier Gaona, 32,on... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Man Arrested for Drugs, Illegal Weaponsman is under arrest, charged with possessing and selling drugs. Officers also f
Santa Maria Man Arrested for Drugs, Illegal Weapons
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
man is under arrest, charged with possessing and selling drugs. Officers also found several illegal guns in his home. Santa Maria Police served a search warrant on the 1300 block of Ruby Court around 6:30 Monday morning and detained... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Sheriff's Investigation Leads to Three Arrests in Santa Maria Following Barricaded Suspect and Pursuitout of safety reasons. Piceno was spotted again later that day in the 200 bloc
Sheriff's Investigation Leads to Three Arrests in Santa Maria Following Barricaded Suspect and Pursuit
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 13 days ago
out of safety reasons. Piceno was spotted again later that day in the 200 block of W. Rochelle. With the assistance of Santa Maria police, a Fish and Game warden, and the Sheriff's Air Support Unit, Piceno's residence was... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Police arrest armed robbery suspect inside Orcutt restaurantof Aug. 7 when police officers systematically filed into the restaurant to arre
Police arrest armed robbery suspect inside Orcutt restaurant
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 14 days ago
of Aug. 7 when police officers systematically filed into the restaurant to arrest an armed robbery suspect. According to Santa Maria Police Department (SMPD) Lt. Marc Schneider, his department received a tip that wanted suspect Joseph Castillo... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Missing At-Risk Santa Maria Man FoundLATEST UPDATE The Santa Maria Police Department released a statement at 5:13 p
Missing At-Risk Santa Maria Man Found
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 19 days ago
LATEST UPDATE The Santa Maria Police Department released a statement at 5:13 p.m. Friday letting everyone know that 69-year-old Claude Allan Humphrey was located and is home safe. No further details were... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Police Need Help Locating Missing At-Risk Santa Maria ManSanta Maria police is asking the public for help locating 69-year-old Claude Al
Police Need Help Locating Missing At-Risk Santa Maria Man
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 19 days ago
Santa Maria police is asking the public for help locating 69-year-old Claude Allan Humphrey. They consider him an At-Risk adult. Humphrey was last seen on Monday at his residence in the Rancho Garden Senior Community at 1414 N. Broadway. Humphrey... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Crossroads of confusion: How to navigate some of Santa Maria's most complicated intersectionsto continue forward into the left-hand lane without any formal lane change. Bu
Crossroads of confusion: How to navigate some of Santa Maria's most complicated intersections
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 21 days ago
to continue forward into the left-hand lane without any formal lane change. But a lane change is required, according to Santa Maria Police Department Sgt. Russ Mengel, who added that drivers in the left-hand lane don’t technically need to signal... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
ClarificationSMPD-involved shooting,” the Sun incorrectly reported which county agency would
Clarification
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 21 days ago
SMPD-involved shooting,” the Sun incorrectly reported which county agency would submit its investigation of the July 25 Santa Maria Police Department-involved shooting. The Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s Office will conduct a review... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Immense Social Media Reaction Follows Announcement of Gaona Family Legal ActionJavier Gaona is taking legal action against the City of Santa Maria. Two weeks
Immense Social Media Reaction Follows Announcement of Gaona Family Legal Action
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 21 days ago
Javier Gaona is taking legal action against the City of Santa Maria. Two weeks earlier, the 31-year-old Gaona was killed by Santa Maria Police officers following a standoff at the intersection of Broadway and Enos Street. At the press conference,... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Family Seeks Justice for Son Shot Dead by Policesaid Javier Gaona's father at a press conference in Santa Maria Wednesday morni
Santa Maria Family Seeks Justice for Son Shot Dead by Police
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 21 days ago
said Javier Gaona's father at a press conference in Santa Maria Wednesday morning. 31-year-old Javier Gaona was killed by Santa Maria police on July 20 outside a FoodsCo at the intersection of Enos Drive and Broadway. Police had responded to... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Hundreds Attend National Night Out in Santa Mariapopulation to join together and build community camaraderie. "This is about cr
Hundreds Attend National Night Out in Santa Maria
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 22 days ago
population to join together and build community camaraderie. "This is about crime prevention," said Sgt. Russell Mengel, Santa Maria Police Department. "We want to talk to the community and we want to hear what the concerns are in the community.... Read more
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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 26 days 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 27 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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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 28 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 30 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 30 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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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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