Santa Cruz Police Department Media Release Log The information contained on the Media Release Log is captured from reports entered into our computerized records management system. The intent of this log is to inform the news media of crime activity occurring within our jurisdiction. Non-newsworthy or confidential information governed by law will not be included. Effective 07/20/10: Report parameters have changed. Logs previously listed crimes reported within the previous 24-hour period. Logs now list crime reports approved within the previous 24-hour period. Media Release Logs posted here will remain for thirty days before removal.