The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office was investigating the deaths of two males who were found fatally shot near a car on the side of a road off of U.S. Highway 101 on Sunday night.
An 11-year-old Watsonville girl was killed Saturday morning and five others injured when a pickup truck overturned on northbound Interstate 280 near Palo Alto
A man wielding a machete and threatening people was arrested outside a restaurant in Watsonville on Wednesday evening, police said.
A Central Coast strawberry farmer has agreed to pay a fine and destroy some of his berries after state regulators found he used an illegal pesticide on them.
A person is clinging to life from a stabbing Sunday night in Watsonville and police are searching for the suspects.
A convicted felon seen with firearms in his neighborhood was arrested Saturday after Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputies recovered a loaded handgun from his car and a rifle from his home, according to the sheriff’s office.
Police were investigating a gang-motivated shooting that left one person injured Friday in Watsonville.
A routine traffic stop in Watsonville led to the arrest of three documented gang members this week.
A 21-year-old man was found dead of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning from indoor use of a charcoal-burning barbecue grill late Wednesday night in Watsonville, according to police.
Scientists are investigating why at least several hundred dead squid suddenly washed ashore along the Santa Cruz County coast Sunday afternoon.