April 2, 2014

The total number of anti-Semitic incidents in the United States fell by 19 percent in 2013, continuing a decade-long downward slide and marking one of the lowest levels of incidents reported by the Anti-Defamation League since it started keeping records in 1979. ADL’s annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents, released today, reported a total of 751 incidents…
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sherwood prize ADL SB March 20, 2014

Pictured: From left to right ADL’s Western State’s Council Michelle Deutchman along with Sherwood Prize honorees Assistant US Attorney Reema M. El-Amam of the Central District Of California, Senior Deputy District Attorney Kimberly Siegel of Santa Barbara County, and Senior Deputy District Attorney John Barrick of Ventura County.   The Anti-Defamation League held its annual…
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NPFH Poster five of six winners February 27, 2014

Sometimes, a picture is worth a thousand words. In this case, the beautiful and impactful posters created by local Santa Barbara students makes us wonder if a thousand words would even suffice! We’re in the Santa Barbara News-Press! Click here to read about it!  Out of the hundreds of students who participated this year in the…
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Group Western Wall (2)

In October of 2013, the ADL of the Santa Barbara/Tri-Counties sent Sheriff Ian Parkinson of San Luis Obispo and Sheriff Geoff Dean of Ventura County to Israel as part of the Western States Counter Terrorism Seminar. Now all three Tri-County Sheriffs have attended ADL’s Counter Terrorism Seminar. The delegation of law enforcement met with security experts,…
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