At the end of June, Pacific Gas and Electric plans to install SmartMeters in Soquel, Scotts Valley and Watsonville areas where opposition to the wireless devices has been strongest.
Deputies investigating a string of school burglaries in Santa Cruz County arrested a Watsonville man Thursday on suspicion of possessing stolen property.
The lawyer for a Santa Cruz area teacher charged with having sex with a teen student says severe car accident injuries have left her unable to defend herself.
Aggressive police work and community involvement have led to a significant downturn in gang violence within the last 10 months, according to Watsonville Police.
The Santa Cruz County DA’s office has decided to charge a 17-year-old boy as an adult. The suspect is accused of killing Fiesta Latino Market owner Yayha Ahmed.
A Watsonville boy was arrested on Saturday night on suspicion of stealing a car and child endangerment, according to the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office.
A 4.0 quake rocked the Central Valley Monday afternoon.