Police Search for Three Men Accused of Assaulting Male Victim in Isla Vista

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office received a report of assault with a deadly weapon on Embarcadero Del Norte during the early morning hours on Sunday. The report was made at approximately 1:45 a.m. and stated that three male suspects pursued a male victim from Abrego Road to Embarcadero Del Norte, where the victim was […]

Sexual Violence in I.V. Continues With Weekend Incident

On Sunday, May 5, at approximately 1:30 a.m., a sexual assault incident occurred along Cordoba Road in Isla Vista in which the victim was forced to engage in sexual intercourse while attending a party. The suspect was reported to be a white male in his mid-20s of medium build with brown hair. The victim described […]

Elections Result in Victory for Farr, Williams, Gray, Carbajal

The results of the California’s June 5 primary elections revealed victories for many local Democratic candidates as well as a number of “close contests” which will consequentially be decided in a November runoff election. Among the election’s victors were incumbent 3rd District Supervisor Doreen Farr, 37th District Assemblyman Das Williams, 4th District Supervisor Joni Gray […]

Nexus Weighs in on Candidates for Local Office

Das Williams: Assemblymember, 37th District Democrat Das Williams and Republican Rob Walter are competing for the position of assemblymember representing California’s 37th district, the recently redrawn region encompassing the southernmost half of Santa Barbara County and areas of Ventura County reaching to Oxnard. Currently representing the geographically similar 35th Assembly District, Williams is the clear […]