Alleged Santa Cruz Vehicle Thief Undone By Stray Cattle RoundupA roundup of stray cows strolling in the median of Highway 1 has led to the arrest of a 20-year-old Santa Cruz man on stolen vehicle charges, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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.
Arrest Made In 1995 Santa Cruz County Cold Case Killing Of Gloria HassemerMore than 25 years after Gloria Hassemer was found dead in Santa Cruz County, authorities have announced an arrest in her killing this week.
Man, Woman Stabbed at Public Parking Lot in Santa CruzSanta Cruz police are investigating a double stabbing at one of the city's public parking lots early Friday evening.
'Party's Over' – Man Arrested In DUI Collisions, Rollover Caught On Video Near Santa CruzA Santa Cruz County man has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence following multiple collisions and a rollover crash that was captured on video Sunday afternoon.
Amid Rising Cases, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Closes Rides After Brief ReopeningA week after reopening rides for the first time since the start of the pandemic, the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk was forced to close back down as the county deals with a rising number of COVID-19 cases.
Santa Cruz Police: 16-Year-Old Arrested, Faces Multiple Weapons ChargesA 16-year-old was arrested in Santa Cruz and faces multiple charges after he was spotted with a handgun and fired a shot inside an apartment Thursday, according to police.
Santa Cruz County Reports 8th COVID-19 Death, Most New Cases In South CountyThe Santa Cruz County Public Health Division announced Wednesday the eighth COVID-19-related death in the county.
CZU Lightning Complex: More Homes Likely In Path Of Destructive Wildfires Burning In Santa Cruz MountainsThe CZU August Lightning Complex Fire destroyed at least 50 structures in Boulder Creek, but Cal Fire anticipates that number to increase with more than 24,000 structures threatened.
All Monterey Bay Beaches Closing Labor Day Weekend To Slow COVID-19 SpreadAuthorities from beach communities around Monterey Bay announced in an unprecedented joint statement on Thursday the intended closure of all beaches over the Labor Day weekend to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Supes Vote To Partially Close Beaches In Unincorporated Santa Cruz Co. Labor Day WeekendBeaches in unincorporated Santa Cruz County will be closed during the upcoming Labor Day weekend to discourage non-essential travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Strikes Off Santa Cruz County CoastA magnitude 3.2 earthquake struck off the Santa Cruz County coast Thursday morning.
Santa Cruz Leaders Seek Fix For Thousands Of Needles, Syringes Littering CityOn Tuesday, Santa Cruz city council members will discuss whether to install four additional syringe disposal kiosks in the county in response to finding thousands of needles left in public places.
Santa Cruz Officials Pass Curfew To Remove Homeless Tents On Main Beach OvernightSanta Cruz city council members found a way around the law to remove the tents on a homeless encampment on Main Beach near the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk -- at least overnight.
Santa Cruz Nursing Assistant Arrested For Alleged Sexual Assault Of PatientA 46-year-old medical professional was arrested Friday for allegedly sexually assaulting a female patient, officials say.