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.
Santa Cruz County Reports Unvaccinated Man’s COVID Death Is Area’s 212thSanta Cruz County reported its 212th coronavirus-related death Tuesday after an unvaccinated man in his mid-30s died due to COVID-19 complications the week before.
Santa Cruz County Supervisors Appoint First County Public DefenderThe Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors has appointed Heather Rogers as the county's first-ever public defender.
UPDATE: Santa Cruz Standoff Ends In Arrest Of Barricaded SuspectA 5-hour standoff with a suspect barricaded inside a home on San Juan Avenue, ended with an arrest, according to Santa Cruz Police.
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.
Video: Coast Guard Helicopter Pulls Man From Greyhound Rock Off Santa Cruz CoastU.S. Coast Guard crews rescued a man stranded on Greyhound Rock off the Santa Cruz County coast Sunday night, Coast Guard officials said Monday.
Santa Cruz Police Arrest 3 Alleged Gang Members As Suspects In ShootingAfter a shooting Sunday night, Santa Cruz Police arrested three alleged gang members in connection with the incident.
Santa Cruz Police Arrest Suspect in ATM Heists After Tuesday Morning StandoffPolice in Santa Cruz arrested a suspect in multiple ATM thefts early Tuesday morning following a five-hour standoff, according to authorities.
Santa Cruz County Workers Must Get Mandatory Vaccinations Or Weekly TestingAll Santa Cruz County employees will now be required to get a COVID-19 vaccination or submit to weekly testing, following a vote by the board of supervisors on Tuesday.
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.
Santa Cruz Police Investigate BLM Mural Vandalism as Hate CrimeDuring an emotional community meeting Sunday morning, Santa Cruz city leaders and police said they were appalled by the vandalism of a Black Lives Matter mural in the city's downtown area.
2 Arrested for Defacing Santa Cruz 'Black Lives Matter' Street Mural With Skid MarksSanta Cruz police investigators have arrested two men in connection with the Friday-night vandalism of a "Black Lives Matter" mural in downtown Santa Cruz.