DHS Disputes Santa Cruz Police Claims Of Deception On Gang RaidsResponding to charges that they deceived police in a joint gang investigation, Department of Homeland Security officials said that the Santa Cruz police chief knew that immigrants could be held during the operation earlier this month.
Santa Cruz Officials 'Outraged' With Feds Role In Gang RaidCity officials feel "deceived" and "outraged" that the Department of Homeland Security detained 10 people based on their immigration status during a joint operation with Santa Cruz police targeting gang members last week.
Alleged MS-13 Members Arrested In Santa Cruz Gang Raid IdentifiedTen alleged gang members arrested in Santa Cruz, Watsonville and Daly City on Monday have been charged with offenses including drug trafficking and conspiracy to commit extortion by force.
Agents Bust Violent Street Gang In Santa CruzThe Department of Homeland Security and Santa Cruz police busted what was described as a violent street gang early Monday morning.
Eclectic Alt-Country Outfit Visits Bay AreaDelivering it's mix of boozy gothic country and fervent gospel punk for the last quarter century, Slim Cessna's Auto Club comes to the Bay Area for two shows promoting its latest effort 'The Commandments According To SCAC.'
Levee Break Floods Hollister FarmsTorrential downpours overwhelmed a levee in a farming area near Hollister Friday, sending flood waters rushing through a breach and swamping farms and homes in the region.
Pipeline Repaired; Santa Cruz Water Crisis OverA broken water pipeline in Santa Cruz has been successfully repaired after its leak caused an emergency water shortage, city officials said.
Storms Build Up Sand Bar At Santa Cruz Surf SpotThe recent storms caused dramatic changes to one Santa Cruz beach, with several years worth of sand dropped in just one week.
Santa Cruz Harbor Left Damaged By Recent Storms, King TidesThe recent storms are doing a serious number on the Santa Cruz harbor, parts of it are no longer safe to navigate.
Santa Cruz Residents Urged To Conserve After Water Pipeline DamagedSanta Cruz is facing a serious water shortage after the most recent storm damaged a main pipeline.
TV News Van Crushed By Hwy 17 Slide; More Slides Threaten Storm AreaOn Highway 17 south of Sugarloaf Road in the Santa Cruz Mountains, tons of rock and debris came crashing down onto the roadway, slamming into a television news van.
Massive, Wet Storm Slams California And Nevada Forcing Evacuations As Rivers RiseA massive winter storm, the biggest in more than a decade, slammed into the region Sunday, bringing flooding, downed trees, power outages and forcing evacuations.