The Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office Wednesday asked the public for help in finding an at-risk Watsonville man who was reported missing after being released from a behavioral health clinic.
Watsonville police are investigating a stabbing Sunday morning that sent a man to the hospital.
Residences in a Watsonville neighborhood were evacuated after an explosive device was found, police said.
The occupants of two vehicles were involved in a shootout near a Watsonville shopping center Saturday, police said.
A naked man, accused of attacking police after allegedly jumping on cars, was transported to a hospital to be evaluated for what police said may have been a narcotic-induced reaction.
A brush fire burning in the Santa Cruz mountains Friday evening was around 90 percent contained, according to a Cal Fire official.
A 48-year-old man wanted for a 1986 attempted murder and kidnapping out of Salinas was arrested Thursday in Watsonville after a police officer found he was living under assumed identities, police said Friday.
Watsonville police officers learned that a group of males believed to be gang members apparently approached a 13-year-old boy and shot him in the head without provocation
Watsonville police officers were notified that three males had driven up to the emergency room entrance at Watsonville Community Hospital and dropped off a male victim suffering from a single gunshot wound.
A farmer was arrested Friday on suspicion of sexual assault and false imprisonment after a woman reported he attacked her at a farm in Watsonville last month, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office.