Released: December 16, 2017 - Saturday, 12:57 PM

Santa Barbara Fire Mutual Aid Request

Contact: Sgt. Rex ReecePhone: (805) 805-781-4550Date and time of incident: 12/16/2017 at 0900Place of Occurrence: Thomas Fire in the Santa Barbara County Area.Victim Information: N/ASuspect Information: N/AThe Sheriff's Office was contacted in regards to providing mutual aid to help with the Thomas Fire evacuation efforts. This request came through the State Office of Emergency Services due to the aggressive nature of the fire this morning. We are currently sending approximately 30 members from our agency and allied agencies from throughout our County. Those agencies include; San Luis Obispo Police Department, Atascadero Police Department, Pismo Beach Police Department, Grover Beach Police Department, Paso Robles Police Department, Cuesta Police Department.