A Santa Cruz man died Monday after losing consciousness while scuba diving off the coast of Monterey County, a Monterey County sheriff’s sergeant said Wednesday.
If a monster earthquake struck off Alaska’s coast, tsunami waves would rush toward California, swamping the nation’s largest port complex and causing major economic damage.
Prosecutors in Santa Cruz County have filed 28 criminal charges against a former surfing instructor in a child sex abuse and pornography case that police believe involved “hundreds” of victims.
The owner of a popular Santa Cruz surfing school is behind bars for allegedly taking 1000s of secret videos and photos of young female students and pursuing sexual relationships with them.
Police will be cleaning up an illegal campsite and marijuana grow operation near the Pasatiempo Creek in Santa Cruz Friday.
A man arrested for multiple counts of possession of child pornography in Boulder Creek downloaded more child pornography during an interview at a police station in Santa Cruz on Wednesday, police said.
Strawberries are a summer favorite for many. But there is something about the organic ones that consumers don’t know about: they are not actually 100 percent organic.
Santa Cruz police were searching for a woman who robbed a Bank of the West Saturday morning. She was described as a white female in her late 40s, 5 foot 3 to 5 feet 4 inches tall, with a thin build and blond hair.
Two juveniles were arrested following an attempted armed robbery at a gas station in Santa Cruz early Saturday morning.
Having already set a milestone for birthing a pup after being found covered in oil, a sea otter gave birth to a second pup this week, a California Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman said Thursday.