The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to officially welcome five new Sheriff’s Deputies to its team. Yesterday 25 recruits graduated from the prestigious Allan Hancock Law Enforcement College Academy in a formal, traditional ceremony. Of those graduates, five were sponsored by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office. They are Adam Alegria, Tyler Manley, Aaron Kanes, Derek Spears and Cameron Ferrell. The rest of the graduating class included recruits sponsored by the Santa Maria Police Department, one graduate from the Lompoc Police Department and independents who will be picked up by other agencies.