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Nov. 9, 2018from The 805
The death of a schizophrenic inmate in San Luis Obispo County Jail has shed a light on how the mentally ill are treated in jails.
Apr. 27, 2018from The 805
An investigation by the Ventura County Fire Department says power lines owned by Southern California Edison started the Thomas Fire.
Mar. 22from The 805
A new documentary at the Santa Barbara Film Festival tells the story of local resident and beloved ocean filmmaker Mike DeGruy, a man who explored our world’s oceans and brought the…
Jan. 30from KCRW Features
Southern California’s largest utility company is suing Santa Barbara County for failing to prepare for last winter’s deadly debris flows.
Jan. 25from The 805
A year ago, the Thomas Fire burned through the Central Coast for 39 days. Thousands were affected by the fire, watching land and homes go up in flames. We take…
Dec. 5, 2018from News Stories
A year ago, the Thomas Fire swallowed large swaths of Ventura County and lept into Santa Barbara’s front country, setting the stage for the late-night debris flow that took 23 lives.
Dec. 14, 2018from The 805
Confidential records detailing police misconduct and use force are on the verge of becoming public in California, but the union representing Ventura’s sheriff's deputies is pushing…
Feb. 22from The 805
A new Crisis Intervention Team in Santa Barbara County pairs a sheriff’s deputy with a mental health specialist.
Mar. 1from The 805
The public weighs in on fracking California’s public lands. Gun shows will continue at Ventura County Fairgrounds. Trash collection rates rise in Santa Barbara.
May. 31from The 805
A new restaurant in Montecito takes the concept of fine dining along the Central Coast to a whole new level.
Apr. 3from KCRW Features