Santa Cruz County Considers Declaring Local Emergency Over Storm DamageThe Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will look into announcing a local emergency due to heavy rainfall from El Niño storms that has damaged roads and flooded several areas.
8 Injured In Roaring Camp Railroads Train Crash In FeltonEight people were injured in a train crash on Roaring Camp Railroads in Santa Cruz County Monday afternoon, a fire chief said.
Santa Cruz County Deputies Find Stolen Packages Wrapped As GiftsPackages stolen from homes throughout Santa Cruz County were found wrapped as presents underneath a Christmas tree Tuesday night, sheriff's officials said Wednesday.
Shigella Bacterial Outbreak At San Jose Restaurant Grows To 5 CountiesSeventy-two people are currently infected with the Shigella bacteria. Fifty-five are in Santa Clara County. The remaining 17 are in Santa Cruz, Alameda, Marin and Merced counties.
Watsonville Suspect Who Fled To Mexico After 2014 Double Homicide ArrestedMurder suspect Marcos Robles and his girlfriend Samantha Teran, both Watsonville residents, were arrested at a hotel in Guadalajara on Friday and were returned to the U.S.
Rip Currents Caused By Swell Prompts Warning For BeachgoersThe National Weather Service is warning beachgoers of hazardous conditions such as rip currents along south facing beaches in Marin and Santa Cruz counties.
Unsafe Levels Of E.Coli At Cowell Beach In Santa CruzCounty health officials are warning people not to go in the water at Cowell Beach due to unsafe levels of E. coli bacteria.
Gaggle Of Great White Shark Pups Staying Put In Aptos; Beachgoers Unfazed (VIDEO)Over a dozen great white sharks continue lurking near the shoreline at a Santa Cruz County beach.
Santa Cruz County Psychiatrist Suspected Of Sexually Assaulting ChildA prominent psychiatrist with the Santa Cruz County Health Services Agency was arrested Thursday morning on suspicion of sexually assaulting a child, according to the county sheriff’s office.
Mysterious Whale Deaths: 4 Carcasses Wash Ashore NorCal Beaches This MonthThe trend of whales washing ashore continues, this time in Santa Cruz County. Lab officials are investigating the deaths of two gray whale carcasses that washed up this week.
'Mrs. Doubtfire' Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested In Santa Cruz HeistA man who police say dressed up as a woman during a Santa Cruz bank robbery and dubbed the ‘Mrs. Doubtfire Robber’ was arrested Tuesday following his arrest the previous day on separate charges.
Dog Who Stood By Her Puppy After Being Thrown From Moving Vehicle In Watsonville AdoptedLast month people were shocked at the story of Beverly, a Miniature Pinscher-Chihuahua mix and her puppy, when they were thrown from a moving car in Watsonville. The surviving mother has now been adopted.