Suspect In Firefighter's Wallet Theft At CZU Complex Arrested In Santa Cruz CountyThe Santa Cruz County Sheriff's office announced Thursday the arrest a man who confessed to stealing a fire commander’s wallet while he fought the CZU Lightning Complex Fire.
Santa Cruz County Man Arrested In Fatal StabbingThe Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office announced Monday the arrest of a suspect in a fatal stabbing over the weekend.
Homes, Businesses Near Santa Cruz Evacuated As Sheriff's Office Dismantles Hash Oil LabHomes and businesses in the Live Oak community near Santa Cruz were evacuated on Friday morning as deputies dismantled a butane hash oil lab in a warehouse, sheriff's officials said.
Speeding SUV Hits CHP Officer Directing Traffic At Norcal Railroad CrossingA California Highway Patrol officer was injured after he was struck by a speeding SUV while directing traffic around a Northern California railroad crossing.
Flag-Waving Tea Party Activists Protest Outside South Bay SchoolAbout two dozen Tea Party activists showed up early carrying flags Monday morning to protest a recent federal court ruling in support of a school ban on wearing the American flag.
Morgan Hill School Erects Fence To Block Flag Protesters On Cinco de MayoA Morgan Hill high school has constructed a fence to block protesters from disrupting classes on Cinco de Mayo, after plans were announced by a Tea Party group to protest the school’s 2010 decision to send students home for wearing the American flag on the Spanish holiday.
Tea Party Patriots Plan Cinco De Mayo Protest Of American Flag Shirt Ban At Morgan Hill SchoolThere is concern over a scheduled U.S. flag rally organized by a patriot group this Monday on Cinco De Mayo in front of Live Oak High School—the same school that caught national media attention in 2010 when some students were sent to home for wearing t-shirts depicting the flag.
Santa Cruz County School Janitor Jailed On Child Molestation ChargesA longtime janitor and bus driver at a Christian school in Live Oak has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office.
Puppies Dumped At Monterey County Recycling PlantSix puppies appeared to have been tossed over a fence at a recycling plant in Monterey County.