The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office today arrested a retired Santa Barbara County Fire Department employee after allegations of misappropriation of union funds.
This arrest comes after an investigation into possible misappropriation of funds while Robert Perez held the position of Insurance Director with the Santa Barbara County Firefighter’s Local 2046.
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department respects the judicial process with regard to the arrest.
Please direct all questions regarding the arrest to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office or the Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s Office.
Captain David Sadecki
News Line 805.681-5546
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