Saturday, April 20th 2019

A.S. Senate Votes to Support Extending Voting Rights To Non-Citizens in Isla Vista

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter Earlier this January, the Associated Students (A.S.) Senate passed a resolution to support extending voter rights to non-citizens in Isla...

Universitywide Policing Town Hall Addresses Community Questions

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter On Wednesday, Jan. 30, the UCSB Office of the Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs organized a town hall on the "Task...

Local Organizations Continue Efforts to Protect Students from Drug Abuse

Jessica Reincke Last month, 56-year-old drug dealer and Goleta resident Daniel Lee Harris was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine and heroin for the...

Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Forum Addresses Controversial Collaboration with ICE

Dominick Ojeda Multimedia Beat Reporter On Tuesday, Dec. 4, the Santa Barbara Sheriff's Department held its annual public forum regarding their collaboration with ICE agents in...

HOPE 805 Promotes Mental Wellness and Community in the Wake of Natural Disasters

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter This past weekend the Camp Fire, California’s deadliest and most destructive wildfire to date, was officially contained, but the emotional...

S.B. Hillel and Community Members Mourn Lives Lost in Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

Dominick Ojeda Digital Photo Editor Through tears and prayers, UCSB students, faculty, and community members remember the 11 lives lost at Pittsburgh Tree of Life synagogue...

Crime Statistics Show a Decrease in Isla Vista Halloween Arrests

Jessica Reincke As Halloween approaches in Isla Vista and the fences come up, community members are reminded of the holiday’s past in this city and...

UCPD Crime Stats for 2018: Better Education Leads to More Reporting

Isabella Rothenberg The 2018 Annual Security Report (ASR) released by the UC Police Department (UCPD) shows an increase in sex- and dating-related crimes when compared to...

Human Remains Discovered in Ocean Near Isla Vista

Annette Ding News Editor Updated on July 26, 5:50 p.m. Santa Barbara County Sheriff Kelly Hoover sent out a follow-up press release at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday...

Holiday Fire Issues State of Emergency for Santa Barbara County

Annette Ding News Editor Under high temperatures and gusty sundowner winds on the Santa Barbara County Coast, a fast-moving fire on Holiday Hill Road erupted into...