Press Releases

Santa Cruz Police Department Press Releases

Official press releases for the Santa Cruz Police Department.
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Date Posted
Halloween Safety Enhancement Zone and Road Closures Announcement  10/27/14     
Replica Firearm on School Campus  10/24/14     
Promotion of Lieutenant Christian LeMoss  10/23/14    
Possession of a Firearm on Campus 10/09/14     
Brandishing Replica Firearm and Threats Arrest 10/09/14     
Hit and Run/Attempted Homicide 10/03/14     
Domino's Pizza Armed Robbery 09/21/14    
Female has Standoff with Police  09/13/14     
Officer Recovering from Stab Wound  09/03/14     
Armed Robbery  08/29/14     
Hit and Run with Serious Injuries 08/25/14    
Robbery and Hit and Run ARREST 08/06/14     
Announcing Operation Chill w/ 7-11 07/28/14    
Homicide ARREST Update 07/09/14
Homicide Arrest 07/08/14
Gang Related Stabbing 07/05/14
Fourth of July Police Activity 07/05/14
Update to Shooting Death Investigation 06/17/14
Shooting Death Investigation 06/17/14
Attempt Homicide ARREST 06/06/14
Sexual Assault ARREST 05/28/14
Chemical Attack ARREST 05/21/14
Victim of a Shooting 05/20/14
BASTA Website Announcement 05/08/14
Drive-By Shooting 05/01/14
Sergeant Promotion 04/28/14
Child Annoying / Indecent Exposure 04/25/14
Assault on Security Officer ARREST 04/23/14
Robbery 04/19/14
Fatal Collision UPDATE 1 04/05/14
Fatal Injury Collision 04/04/14
Robbery ARREST 04/03/14
Sexual Assault ARREST 04/02/14
Battery on a Police Officer ARREST 03/14/14
False Report of an Emergency ARREST 03/14/14
ARREST in Sexually Motivated Attacks on Women 03/12/14
Robbery 03/02/14
Battery on a Police Officer 02/23/14
Battery, Brandishing, Poss. of a Firearm, Hate Crime ARREST 02/23/14
Pursuit of Wanted Felon 02/19/14
Assault with a Deadly Weapon (Stabbing) 02/09/14
Collision and Suicide 02/06/14
Child Molest Arrest 02/03/14
Child Pornography Arrest 01/21/14
Purse Snatch Robbery Suspect ARRESTED 01/09/14
New Year's Eve Statistics 01/01/14
New Year's Eve Closures 12/30/13
Major Injury Vehicle Accident with a Pedestrian 12/24/13
Sergeant Promotion Announcement 12/23/13
Carjacking and Attempt Murder ARREST 12/20/13
Community Information Technology Upgrades 12/13/13
1994 Homicide Victim Identified 12/05/13
Homicide Investigation Update 1 11/26/13
Death Investigation 11/26/13
Memorial Garden Announcement 11/12/13
Harbor Press Release 11/10/13
ADW, Brandishing a Firearm 11/08/13
Robbery - Shooting Investigation 11/06/13
Halloween 2013 Statistics 11/01/13
Domestic Violence ARREST And Firearms Seizure 10/25/13
Halloween 2013 10/24/13
Homicide ARRESTS 10/14/13
Butane Hash Oil Explosion 10/10/13
Gas Explosion/Suspicious Fire Update 09/30/13
Body Identified as Homicide Victim 09/30/13
Gas Explosion/Suspicious Fire 09/30/13
Child Annoying And Child Pornography Arrest 09/26/13
Update on Stabbing 09/18/13
Stabbing 09/17/13
New Location Identified in Surf School Case 08/28/13
Gang Drug Sales ARRESTS 08/23/13
Surf School Case Expands 08/22/13
Residential Burglary ARREST 08/22/13
Armed Robbery UPDATE 08/22/13
Armed Robbery With Suspect Image     08/22/13
Lewd and Lascivious Acts with Children ARREST 08/17/13
Child Pornography ARREST 08/16/13
Campsite Cleanup 08/15/13
International Predictive Policing Day Of Action 08/15/13
Attempted Homicide -- Gang Shooting ARRESTS 08/13/13
Attempted Homicide - Gang Shooting 08/10/13
Homicide ARRESTS 08/06/13
Robbery Suspects ARRESTED 08/03/13
Bank Robbery 08/03/13
Mission Street Homicide 08/03/13
Burglary at Top Alot Yogurt 07/23/13
Major Injury Collision on Walnut Avenue 07/21/13
Robbery Attempt Murder Suspect (Sketch) 07/11/13
Enforcement stats for the 4th of July 07/05/13
Arson Arrests 06/21/13
Burglary Arrest 06/20/13
Elder Abuse and Drug ARRESTS 06/15/13
Teen Public Safety Academy 06/08/13
Sergeant Promotion - Sgt. Crofts 05/31/13
Stolen Property Arrest with photo of suspect 05/30/13
Bank Of The West Robbery 05/29/13
Conspiracy and Firearms ARREST 05/25/13
DUI Check Point Results     05/21/13
Stabbing in the Beach Area 05/19/13
DUI Checkpoint 05/18/13
Mountain Lion Capture 05/17/13
DUI Check Point 05/15/13
State Parole Partnership 05/06/13
Indecent Exposure with photo of suspect     05/04/13
13S-03482 and 13S-03484 Sexual Battery Cases - Sketch of Suspects 05/03/13
Sexual Assault - Sketch of Suspect 04/26/13
Letter from Baker Family 04/08/13
Letter from Butler and Wu Families 04/08/13
Burglary Suspect ARREST 03/23/13
Purple Heart Left By Unidentified Soldier 03/23/13
Firearm ARREST 03/22/13
Post-Memorial Update 03/08/13
Memorial Procession Route 03/05/13
Public Casket Viewing 03/05/13
ARREST Home Invasion Robbery         03/05/13
SCPD Announce Local Opportunities to See Memorial Service 03/04/13
Memorial Change Location 03/02/13
Scholarship Fund Contribution 03/01/13
Memorial Announcement 03/01/13
Auto Theft ARREST 02/22/13
Home Invasion Robbery Warrant 02/22/13
Home Invasion Robbery 02/21/13
Reward Offered 02/20/13
Burglary 02/17/13
Robbery-Attempt Homicide - Victim Statement 02/16/13
Robbery-Attempt Homicide - Update with Sketch 02/13/13
Robbery Attempted Homicide 02/12/13
Homicide Update 1 02/09/13
Homicide 02/09/13
Armed Robbery 02/06/13
Bike Theft Suspects ARRESTED 01/31/13
Child Pornography ARREST 01/30/13
Stabbing 01/27/13
Drive-By Shooting ARREST - Corrected Location 01/18/13
Drive-by Shooting ARREST 01/18/13
Sexual Battery - Groping 01/18/13
Sexual Battery - Child Annoying 01/12/13
Vehicle Arsons 01/11/13
Death Investigation 01/05/13
Burglary Arrests 01/02/13
New Year's Eve Statistics 01/01/13
Mark Sanders Retirement 12/28/12
Sgt Barry Promotion to Lt. 12/26/12
Minor Decoy Operation 12/16/12
Homicide ARRESTS Update 11/19/12
Homicide Investigaton     11/17/12
Smash & Grab Jewelry Store Robbery 11/17/12
Sergeant Promotions 11/15/12
Armed Robbery 11/11/12
Halloween Statistics 2012 11/01/12
Attempted Kidnapping 10/09/12
Major Injury Bike Accident 09/23/12
Assault with Deadly Weapon 09/23/12
Lieutenant Promotion - Sgt. Flippo 09/11/12
Stolen Vehicle ARRESTS 08/25/12
Homicide Investigation 08/09/12
Armed Robbery Arrests 08/07/12
Failure to Yield, Concealed Firearm, Possession ARREST 08/06/12
Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Brandishing of Knife 08/06/12
Attempted Sexual Assault - Police Standoff     07/22/12
Attempted Arson 07/14/12
SCPD/Parks and Recreation Joint Press Release 07/09/12
Robbery 07/07/12
Stolen Firearm and Evading Officers ARREST 07/02/12
Assault with a Deadly Weapon 06/02/12
Counterfiet Money ARREST 05/22/12
Criminal Threats, Sexual Battery 05/20/12
Bicycle Fatality     05/13/12
Firarm Brandishing ARREST 05/12/12
Assault with Injuries 05/12/12
Homicide Press Release by SCR911 05/10/12
Homicide ARREST 2nd Update 05/08/12
Homicide ARREST Update 05/08/12
Homicide ARREST 05/07/12
Church Vandalism 05/07/12
Shoulder Tap 04/25/12
Droid Apps 04/19/12
Identity Theft Alert 04/17/12
Loaded Firearm and Posession of Controlled Substance ARREST 04/09/12
Bank Robbery - Named Suspect 04/07/12
Assault with Deadly Weapon  ARREST 04/03/12
Shoulder Tap and Alcohol Enforcement Operation 04/02/12
Child Molest ARREST Update 03/30/12
Minor Decoy 03/28/12
Residential Burglary  ARREST 03/27/12
Child Molest ARREST 03/22/12
Minor Decoy Operations 03/21/12
Drug ARRESTS 03/18/12
Shoulder Tap Decoy Operation 03/17/12
Shooting into Residence 03/15/12
Vandalism with Hate Language 03/12/12
Indecent Exposure  ARREST 03/12/12
Narcotics ARREST 03/12/12
Attempted Homicide ARRESTS 03/10/12
Armed Robbery  ARREST 03/07/12
Theft, Drug Warrant ARRESTS 03/04/12
Attempted Commercial Burglary ARREST 03/04/12
Counterfeit Money and Narcotics ARRESTS 03/02/12
Felony Vandalisms ARREST 03/02/12
UCSC Protest 03/01/12
Multiple Vandalisms Update  ARREST 02/28/12
Drug-Related, Evidence Destruction ARREST 02/19/12
Drug-Related, Evidence Destruction ARREST-2 02/19/12
Catalytic Converter Thefts  ARREST 02/14/12
Drug-Related Search Warrant ARREST 01/29/12
Armed Robbery 01/27/12
Felony Warrant / Heroin Transportation ARRESTS 01/22/12
Red Cross/Badges Contest 01/11/12
Drug / Narcotics Violations ARRESTS 01/08/12
Arsons ARREST 01/08/12
New Year's Eve Statistics and Key Cases 01/01/12
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