Watsonville Teen High On LSD Killed By Deputy After Stabbing SpreeA 15-year-old boy took LSD before he stabbed his father and uncle and was fatally shot by a Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputy in a neighborhood north of Watsonville over the weekend.
Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Deputy Fatally Shoots Knife-Wielding Boy Suspected Of 2 StabbingsA knife-wielding 15-year-old boy accused Saturday morning of stabbing two people just north of Watsonville was killed when a Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputy shot him.
$10,000 Reward Offered In Sea Otter Killings Off Santa Cruz CountyThe killings of three sea otters off the Santa Cruz County coast have prompted authorities to offer a reward to help find out who was responsible.
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.