15 Sharks Spotted In 30 Minutes During Helicopter Ride Off Santa Cruz CoastKPIX 5’s Betty Yu and photographer Fidel Jacabo went up in a helicopter in search of sharks. What they found may keep you out of the water.
15-Foot Great White Shark Attacks Boat Near Santa Cruz CoastA 15 foot Great White shark attacked a fishing boat off the coast of Capitola Friday.
Santa Cruz Jail Inmate Escapes While Working In KitchenA 20-year-old man escaped from a Santa Cruz jail Friday morning when he walked away from the kitchen area.
Santa Cruz's Privates Beach Remains Defiantly Locked To The PublicThe people responsible for a gate blocking access to Santa Cruz's Privates Beach are digging in their heels.
Great White Shark Spotted Off Coast Of Santa CruzA lifeguard spotted a shark about 250 yards off Cowell Beach in Santa Cruz on Saturday.
Bernie Sanders Continues Campaign Swing In Emeryville, Santa CruzDemocratic presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is making his rounds in and around the Bay Area with multiple stops Tuesday and Wednesday.
Warmer Water Bringing Shark Migration North To Santa Cruz WatersScientists are putting out the word to get ready for a shark migration that may impact Northern California beaches this summer.
Aerial Video Captures Sharks Swimming Near Surfers In Santa CruzA Santa Cruz-based charter aviation company posted video shot Monday that showed a number of sharks in the water off at beaches in Santa Cruz and Capitola, including a shark in the area of a couple of surfers.
Police Arrest Man For Alleged Golf Club Attack On Woman In Santa CruzPolice in Santa Cruz on Friday arrested a man in connection with randomly attacking a woman with a golf club.
Tiny Plastic Pellets Posing Environmental Hazard On Bay Area BeachesTiny plastic pellets are washing ashore on beaches across Bay Area coastlines in increasing numbers, creating a major hazard for sea life according to one group of concerned environmentalists.
UC Santa Cruz Banana Slugs Could Scrap Athletic ProgramAll athletics at UC Santa Cruz could be shoved to the sidelines as university officials leave the decision to eliminate the school's program in the hands of students.
Emergency Declared In Santa Cruz County After Storms Damage RoadsA local emergency was declared Tuesday in Santa Cruz County, where roads were damaged by stormy conditions earlier this month.