IVFP Reports Suicide Attempts, Theft, Prank Calls


Last weekend yielded not too many occurrences thanks in part to Coachella, but included probation violations

No Locks, No Problem?

Question Authority

Sgt. Signa dispels Isla Vista’s belief in the idea of a “community bike.”

Santa Catalina Resident Faces Multiple Theft Charges

Santa Catalina Residence Hall tenant and first-year student Richard Vu was arrested Sunday night and charged with two counts of petty theft and one count of possession of stolen property. The UCSB Police Department responded to a call on Sunday night at around 9:30 p.m. from Santa Catalina residents Catherine Binford, a first-year undeclared major, […]

Former A.S. Representative Withstands Outstanding Warrant While Enrolled


The Santa Barbara District Attorney’s Office issued a warrant for the arrest of convicted felon-at-large Joseph Sang-Jun Lee — who resigned from his elected position as Representative-at-Large on this year’s Associated Students Legislative Council last Spring quarter — after he failed to appear at an arraignment on Sept. 14.

Campaign Linked to Decline in I.V. Theft

The Isla Vista Foot Patrol and UCSB Associated Students recently announced a significant decrease in the number of burglaries in the area since the “Stop Burglaries in I.V.” campaign began six months ago. The IVFPD documented 107 burglaries since the program was implemented on March 17, 49 fewer than the 156 reported residential burglaries that […]

Accused A.S. Member To Keep Office

Associated Students On-Campus Representative Joseph Lee, who was also elected as a 2011-12 Representative-at-Large, pled not guilty yesterday to four charges in relation to a recent laptop theft.

Police Implement Bike Theft Countermeasures

H&RS approached UCPD to tackle bike theft because it has evolved into a “core concern” for campus and area residents.

Police Recover Nearly 100 Wetsuits

Stolen from Isla Vista during 2010, nearly 100 wetsuits now sit inside a locker at the I.V. Foot Patrol station, awaiting theirs owners to reclaim them.

Weekend Wrap-Up

The Isla Vista Foot Patrol responded to two sexual assaults, two burglaries and several alcohol-related incidents this weekend.

Sheriffs Identify Identity Thief

Santa Barbara County sheriff’s detectives rebooked 26-year-old Imoukhuede Ohiwerei Ehimi earlier this week after further investigation revealed several new victims of his identity theft schemes.