top of page

The mission of the Santa Barbara Police Department is to provide for the public safety through the philosophy of community oriented policing. It is to protect and serve our community where all people can live in peace without fear of crime. It is to ensure a professional quality of service and accountability to the citizens of Santa Barbara and to all who should call upon our service.

our mission statement

career Opportunities

YOUR SANTA BARBARA Police department career awaits. 

city seal with trans background.png

Santa Barbara Lifestyle

One of the perks for working for The City of Santa Barbara is being a part of this amazing community.

Often referred to as The American Riviera, Santa Barbara offers a unique blend of history, culture, arts and events, outdoor activities, nightlife and a climate with over 300 days of sunshine a year. We welcome you to take a tour through Visit Santa Barbara.

bottom of page