Scotts Valley police apprehended a suspected DUI motorcyclist early Friday. Authorities say that the motorcyclist was spotted driving recklessly, a patrol unit attempted to stop the vehicle but the rider sped off until it crashed in a yard. An officer then subdued James Balco who was attempting to flee the scene. Balco was booked into Santa Cruz County Jail on multiple charges.
An investigation by the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office has led to the arrest of two auto burglary suspects. On May 9th detectives obtained arrest warrants for 41 year old Ronald Dillon and 27 year old Elizabeth Chandler, both of Salinas. On Friday, officers spotted the suspects driving through Santa Cruz towards Davenport, where most of the crimes took place. Chandler and Dillon were arrested and charged in connection to more than six auto burglaries from around the county.
A Gray Whale, who’s body was found in the San Francisco Bay, is believed to have died from the blunt force trauma of being hit by a ship. Scientists found significant bruising and hemorrhaging to the 44-foot adult female gray whale’s blubber and muscle tissue as well as several skull fractures. It's the third gray whale found dead in the San Francisco Bay since March, when a Gray Whale that died of malnutrition was found on Angel Island. Another died last month after an orca attacked it and it then got entangled in fishers' nets.
A local group has adopted a Santa Cruz county beach. The Santa Cruz chapter of the Satanic Temple says that Save Our Shores will put them through orientation in early June, and they’ll start doing Beach Clean-Ups shortly thereafter. According to their website, members promote critical thinking, reason, and equality. They further say that the Monterey Bay is a marine sanctuary, and they are grateful for the opportunity to help create a cleaner, safer environment for wildlife and humans.
2 men have been arrested in connection with a reported burglary in castroville this week. Surveillance video footage showed Oscar Chavez, and Araceli Lopez, during a burglary on Dolan Road. A Monterey county sheriff’s deputy was injured when Chavez threw a piece of metal at the deputy while the deputy was trying to arrest Chavez. Chavez And Araceli were booked into Monterey county jail.
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