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Santa Cruz Mountain Chop Shop Busted

“Chop shops” are a rising problem, where vehicle thieves take their stolen quarry to get broken down into valuable parts that can then be sold off without the risk of

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An online stamp service to pay fine for failing to disclose fee based service

An online postage stamp service will pay $2.5 million in penalties for false and misleading advertising, settling a consumer lawsuit brought by the Santa Clara and Santa Cruz District Attorney’s

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Santa Cruz Police Make Arrest in Evening Shooting

Victim was Shot In The Leg The Santa Cruz Police Department has made an arrest in the Tuesday evening shooting that occurred on Ocean Street around 4:22 in the afternoon. After detaining

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Santa Cruz Deputies Arrest Suspects in Stabbing Case

Incident Happened At Local Boulder Creek Restaurant BOULDER CREEK—The Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office has made arrests in the Sunday night stabbing incident at a restaurant in Boulder Creek. Deputies arrested a

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Police Still Looking For Watsonville Shooting Suspect

Stay Bullet Entered Martial Arts Studio WATSONVILLE—The Watsonville Police Department is still trying to answer the question of who fired five shots into a vehicle Monday evening on East Lake

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Gang Task Force Arrests Two For Loitering

Caller Called Police Because They Were Drinking WATSONVILLE—The Santa Cruz County Anti-Crime Team Gang Taskforce arrested two Watsonville residents on Wednesday night after they responded to a citizen compliant about

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Watsonville Man Gets Taken For A Ride

Victim Accosted By Two Unknown Suspects WATSONVILLE—You know that startling feeling you get when you’re engrossed in something and someone suddenly comes up to you.  Well, imagine the feeling you

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Complaints Lead To Discovery Of Hash Oil Lab

Authorities Received Several Complaints From Neighbors LIVE OAK—Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office searched a house on Harper Street after they received numerous complaints from neighbors about the men at the

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Watsonville Police Solve Two Cases In One

Suspects Wasted No Time Spending The Cash WATSONVILLE—an intuitive detective with the Watsonville Police Department made an astonishing discovery while looking at surveillance tape from one crime, which led to bank

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Two Arrested In Watsonville For Gang Participation

Both Subjects Were Riding Around With A Loaded Firearm WATSONVILLE—Agents with the Santa Cruz Anti-Crime Team and Gang Taskforce arrested 26-year-old Watsonville resident Rogelio Castillo for being in possession of