Santa Barbara Police Raid Medical Marijuana Dispensaries


Santa Barbara Police and other local law enforcement agencies Wednesday raided several medical marijuana dispensaries in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, California.

As of 5 p.m. Wednesday evening, the operation was still underway, according to
Authorities were very tight lipped about the raids, but said “lots of marijuana was confiscated.”

Police took four people into custody at the Miramar Collective. The four are being booked on “various charges,” which the police claim are “from not following the law of running a medical marijuana dispensary.”
“A substantial amount of dried marijuana and live marijuana plants” were confiscated, police said, but refused to discuss the exact locations.