Santa Cruz Man Fatally Shot By Officers Was In Custody Days EarlierA 32-year-old man fatally shot by a police officer in Santa Cruz had a prior encounter with law enforcement days before he died.
100 Pot Plants Found In Loma Fire Area; 1 ArrestedOne person has been arrested in connection with nearly 100 marijuana plants found this morning within the Loma Fire area in the Santa Cruz Mountains, a Santa Clara County sheriff’s spokesman said.
Santa Cruz Woman, 15-Month-Old Girl Missing Since SundayPolice are looking for a woman and her 15-month-old child missing out of Santa Cruz since the weekend.
Santa Cruz Takes Action To Clean Up Crime-Ridden River BankSanta Cruz is taking action to clean up a portion of the San Lorenzo River that was the scene of a recent shooting.
Man Surrenders After Leading Police On Chase From Santa Cruz To CupertinoA police chase that began in Santa Cruz early Sunday involved 3 law-enforcement agencies and ended with a suspect in handcuffs in Cupertino.
Capitola Man Convicted Of Multiple Child Molestations Gets Life SentenceA 60-year-old Capitola man faces life in prison after being convicted Thursday in a Santa Cruz courtroom of molesting six boys over 20 years, Santa Cruz County prosecutors said.
Tracking Devices Reveal Mountain Lions Thriving In Santa Cruz MountainsA trail camera captured a mountain lion leaping a six-foot-tall fence in Santa Cruz -- evidence that mountain lions are thriving in the surrounding area.
Transient, Girlfriend Arrested On Suspicion Of Homicide In Santa CruzA transient and his girlfriend have been arrested as suspects in a fatal shooting Tuesday in Santa Cruz, according to police.
Gate Still Closed At Privates Beach, Despite Coastal Commission OrderThe battle over the fence around Privates Beach near Santa Cruz that is keeping the public out is heating up.
Mountain Lion Captured On Camera Leaping Over 6-Foot FenceA surveillance camera recently captured a mountain lion jumping a fence outside a Santa Cruz home.
Santa Cruz Requiring Prescription Drug Makers To Dispose Unwanted MedsSanta Cruz last week became the first U.S. city to pass a law requiring producers and retailers of prescription drugs to collect and dispose of any drugs patients don’t want.
Ghost Town Near Santa Cruz Sells To Silicon Valley BillionaireA ghost town in the mountains above Santa Cruz has been sold to a Silicon Valley billionaire and his wife after sitting on the market for a decade.