Red Flag Warning: Crews Stand By In Santa Cruz Mountains As Winds Whip UpAs winds whipped up in the wildfire-ravaged Santa Cruz Mountains during the Red Flag Warning on Monday, Cal Fire crews were standing by, not taking any chances.
Deadly Rip Tide Warning Issued For Northern California BeachesThere was a new warning in place early Tuesday for a stretch of beaches on the coast near Davenport where three people have died in the turbulent waters over the last month. See what other beaches fall under the warning.
Authorities Search For Missing 17-Year-Old Swimmer North Of Santa CruzAuthorities are searching for a teen who was last seen swimming near a beach north of Santa Cruz on Monday night.
Heroic Rescue By Surfer After Vehicle Plunges Over Santa Cruz CliffA surfer rescued three people Friday after their vehicle plunged off a cliff at Santa Cruz's Sunny Cove Beach and crashed into the water, authorities said.
Suspect Sought In Santa Cruz Neck Slashing AttackAuthorities in Santa Cruz County are searching for a man suspected in a knife attack over Labor Day weekend.
Santa Cruz Receives $620,000 Federal Grant To Help Upgrade Aging WharfAfter nearly a decade in the works, a major renovation and repair project is inching closer to a start, thanks in part to a $620,000 federal grant.
Driver Intentionally Crashes Into Santa Cruz Building While Arguing With GirlfriendA driver, arguing with his girlfriend while traveling through a Santa Cruz neighborhood Friday afternoon, intentionally slammed his vehicle into a business, injuring the woman before being arrested while trying to flee the scene, authorities said.
COVID: Santa Cruz County Revives Indoor Mask Mandate Amid Delta SurgeSanta Cruz County will require residents to wear a face covering indoors regardless of their vaccination status following a health order issued Thursday by the county's health officer.
COVID: Santa Cruz County Mulls Indoor Mask Mandate Amid Surge Among UnvaccinatedSanta Cruz County health officials floated the specter Thursday of a new indoor mask mandate if COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to increase locally.
COVID: Santa Cruz County Reports 1st Virus Deaths In 2 Months, Were UnvaccinatedSanta Cruz County health officials announced Monday that two residents have died due to COVID-19 complications, the county's first COVID-related deaths in more than two months.
Suspect Wanted In January Santa Cruz County Shooting Found In IdahoA suspect wanted in a shooting in Santa Cruz County earlier this year was arrested in Idaho earlier this week, authorities said.
Santa Cruz Man Turns Himself In To Police, Allegedly Confesses To Woman's DeathA Santa Cruz man is under arrest for murder after he turned himself in to authorities and allegedly confessed to killing a woman in an RV last month.
Man Accused Of Hacking Santa Cruz County Website In 2010 Arrested After Years On The RunA man accused of hacking a Santa Cruz County government website more than a decade ago has been apprehended in Mexico after several years on the run, according to federal prosecutors.
Santa Cruz Police Confirm Arrest of Wanted Sex Offender from Out of StatePolice in Santa Cruz on Monday confirmed the recent arrest of a wanted sex offender after receiving a tip from law enforcement in North Carolina, authorities said.
Oakland Man Arrested In Series Of Catalytic Converter Thefts In Santa Cruz CountyAn Oakland man has been arrested in connection with catalytic converter thefts in Santa Cruz County, authorities said.