Kayakers Rescued From Swift Moving Waters Of San Lorenzo RiverFire crews rescued two kayakers who fell into the storm swollen waters of the San Lorenzo River in the area of Paradise Park Saturday evening.
Manhunt For Suspect Who Allegedly Stabbed 2 Men In Santa CruzSanta Cruz police are searching for Dennis Wells, the suspect in two stabbings that left the victims with life-threatening injuries.
New Law Limits Authorities' Options in Santa Cruz Homeless Camp CleanupA homeless encampment off of Highway 1 as it enters Santa Cruz has exploded in size in the past few weeks and law enforcement can't legally kick squatters off the property, a Santa Cruz city spokesperson confirmed Thursday.
Paralyzed Surfer Grateful, Optimistic 6 Months After Horrific AccidentA veteran Santa Cruz surfer who was paralyzed after a wave slammed him into a rocky cliff head-first is defying the odds, six months after the accident.
6 People Displaced by Santa Cruz House FireA two-story house sustained significant damage Saturday night in a fire that displaced six people
Card Skimmers Discovered At Santa Cruz Gas StationThe Santa Cruz Police Department is warning residents about credit card skimming devices recently found at area gas pumps.
Local Psych Rock Heroes Headline Bay Area ShowsBay Area guitar hero Ethan Miller leads his powerhouse psychedelic roots rock outfit Howlin Rain through songs from their latest stellar effort 'The Alligator Bride' at shows in Santa Cruz and San Francisco this weekend.
24 Hour Fitness Employee Arrested For Setting Fire At Santa Cruz GymA 24 Hour Fitness employee was arrested after allegedly setting a fire in the fitness center early Tuesday morning, throwing a fire extinguisher through a window and running away from responding officers, according to police.
National Weather Service Investigating 2 Tornadoes In Santa CruzTwo tornadoes struck the city of Santa Cruz Sunday and caused damage, according to preliminary information from the National Weather Service.
Suspected DUI Driver Killed After Running from CHP Stop Into Highway 1 TrafficA Watsonville man died when he ran from a CHP officer on Highway 1 in Santa Cruz north of 41st Avenue and was hit by a car Monday evening.
Intoxicated Man Caught Stealing Wise Man Figure In Santa CruzLaw enforcement in Santa Cruz were able to take a real life Grinch into custody last week when an attempt to swipe a piece from a church nativity scene went very wrong for the suspect.
High Surf Warnings, Big Waves Lure Thrill-Seeking Surfers To Santa Cruz BeachesThe storm brought large and dangerous waves and high surf warnings to Bay Area beaches much to the delight of thrill-seeking surfers.