UCSB Police Department

Use of Force

The use of force by law enforcement personnel is a matter of critical concern, both to the public and to the law enforcement community. Officers are involved on a daily basis in numerous and varied interactions and, when warranted, may use reasonable force in carrying out their duties.

Use of Force Policy.

Use of Force Statistics:

2017

2018

2019

Total Incidents: 12 Total Incidents: 16 Total Incidents: 16

 

Demographics & Location:

Race

          Sex           

           Location              

Black - 2 Female - 5 UC Property - 12
Hispanic - 5 Male - 39 Isla Vista - 27
Asian - 1   Goleta - 3
Native American - 1   Montecito - 1
White - 35   Jail - 1
Total - 44 Total - 44 Total - 44