This week's local crime and court updates from Lompoc Record.
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After her son was arrested for allegedly throwing rocks at police during a protest over racial injustice, Tanisha Brown headed to the courthou…
Three suspects, including a Santa Maria man who was arrested and released two days ago for alleged car theft, were taken into custody Thursday following a police pursuit and stolen vehicle collision in Goleta.
A Santa Maria man was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft-related charges Thursday hours after crashing a car in a Los Olivos neighborhood, according to a Santa Barbara County Sheriff's spokeswoman.
A former inmate at the Santa Barbara County Jail has filed a federal lawsuit against a sheriff's employee accused of sexually abusing her while she was incarcerated in 2018.
Santa Maria Police on Thursday identified the name of an officer involved in a shooting on Sunday that left a man injured near Boomers! miniature golf and arcade.
A Los Angeles man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sex charges following a lengthy investigation by Santa Barbara County Sheriff's detectives into the case of a Buellton man who is also accused of sexually abusing minors, a spokeswoman said
Five Central Coast men were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of drug and firearms charges after one of them was reported to be in possession of a gun inside a Santa Maria business, a police spokesman said.
A Santa Maria man killed in a June 15 head-on collision near Vandenberg Air Force base has been identified as 35-year-old Michael Daniel Martinez, according to an Air Force spokeswoman.
A man who was shot by Santa Maria Police near the Boomers! miniature golf and arcade on Sunday "brandished" a replica pistol at an officer, according to Chief Phil Hansen.