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.
$6,000 Reward Offered To Find Person Who Tossed Dogs From Moving Vehicle In Santa Cruz CountyA $6,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person who threw two dogs in sand bags from a vehicle near the dump in unincorporated Watsonville last week, officials said Friday.
Puppy Killed After Dogs Stuffed Into Sack, Tossed Out Of Moving Vehicle Near WatsonvilleInvestigators in Santa Cruz County are asking the public’s help to find who stuffed two dogs – a mother and her puppy – into a sandbag and tossed them from a moving vehicle, killing the puppy.
Police Seek Man Who Tried To Kidnap Woman At UC Santa CruzPolice are looking for a man who attempted to kidnap a woman while armed with a knife in her car at the University of California at Santa Cruz on Thursday, campus police said Friday.