Updated: Alleged Santa Cruz Deputy Ambush Suspect Steven Carrillo Charged With MurderSteven Carrillo, the U.S. Air Force sergeant suspected in a deadly ambush of two Santa Cruz County deputies, was formally charged with murder and several counts of attempted murders with special enhancements that could carry with them a death sentence.
Santa Cruz Remembers Murdered Deputy as Model of Community Law EnforcementSanta Cruz County Sheriff's Deputy Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller was remembered Sunday as a family man, husband, friend and dedicate police officer.
Santa Cruz Deputy Killed, Another Wounded In Ben Lomond AmbushA veteran Santa Cruz County Sheriff Deputy was killed and a second was severely injured by an improvised explosive device Saturday during "an ambush" in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Teen Girl Fights Off Assault By Man While Walking Home From School In Ben LomondAuthorities are searching for a man who allegedly assaulted a 13-year-old girl while she was walking home from school in Ben Lomond on Tuesday afternoon, according to the sheriff's office.
Ben Lomond Man Who Allegedly Shot Victim In Face Sought For Attempted MurderThe suspect, identified as Austin Combs, fled the scene before deputies arrived.
Love Creek Falls Wiped Out In New MudslideThe site of a deadly mudslide 35 years ago in the Santa Cruz Mountains has been wiped out again.
Ben Lomond Sees More Than 5 Feet Of Rain In El Niño WinterEven in an area known year after year for its extremely wet weather, the El Niño season in Ben Lomond has been close to a record.
Searchers Find Body Of Missing Swimmer In Ben LomondSearchers on Monday found the body of a woman missing since Sunday after she went swimming with two men in the San Lorenzo River in Ben Lomond, a Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said.
Eye On The Bay: Highway 9 - 1/9/12