Fatal Fire In Building Adjacent To Santa Cruz County Jail Kills One, Injures Two Including FirefighterFire officials in Santa Cruz on Wednesday are investigating the cause of fatal fire at a building adjacent to the county jail complex, according to authorities.
Santa Cruz County Correctional Officer Arrested, Suspected of Sexual Relationship With InmateA Santa Cruz County Sheriff's correctional officer suspected of having a sexual relationship with an inmate was arrested Friday evening, the sheriff's office said Saturday.
Deputies End Inmates Standoff Inside Santa Cruz County JailSanta Cruz County deputies have ended an escalating standoff inside the county jail after inmates used "mattresses as makeshift barricades and prepared tools for offensive and defensive use.”
K-9 Officer And Partner Nab Burglary Suspect In Watsonville WoodsThe suspect was taken to the Santa Cruz County jail, police said. A second suspect was not located.