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.
Carjacking Suspect Arrested Following Chase From Santa Cruz to CapitolaA carjacking suspect was arrested Saturday night after leading police on a chase from Santa Cruz to Capitola and back before crashing the stolen vehicle and fleeing on foot.
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.
Santa Cruz County Sex Assault Suspect Arrested After DNA TestingA 29-year-old man was arrested after DNA testing related to a sexual assault last year indicated that he was the suspect, the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office said Monday.
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.
Santa Cruz Deputies Bust 2 Illegal Marijuana Grows, Seize 10K PlantsSanta Cruz County sheriff's deputies seized more than 10,000 cannabis plants from two separate unpermitted grow sites in the past month, county officials said Monday.
3,000 Lbs of Marijuana Seized, Drug Lab Dismantled in AptosAuthorities seized a large amount of marijuana, several firearms and dismantled a potentially hazardous drug lab located in a woodsy residential area of Aptos on Thursday.
Crawling Crooks Caught on Camera Robbing Santa Cruz Toy StoreSanta Cruz County sheriff's officials are seeking the public's help in identifying a group of thieves who robbed a toy store.
Santa Cruz County Deputies Seek Man Who Stole 4 Trucks, 2 Trailers and a TractorRyan Ellis Roby of Corralitos is accused of stealing three trucks, two trailers, a box truck and a tractor and Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies would like to find him.
Santa Cruz Sheriff Warns Of Phone Scammers Posing As DeputiesAuthorities in Santa Cruz County are warning the public about a phone scam circulating in their county.
Ben Lomond Man Who Allegedly Shot Victim In Face Sought For Attempted MurderThe suspect, identified as Austin Combs, fled the scene before deputies arrived.