Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office
2:05 a.m.: A man who was known to be associated with a white supremacist gang was stopped at the intersection of Highway 9 and Fall Creek Road in Felton, where a probation search of his vehicle uncovered a police baton. He was arrested.
12:30 p.m.: About $2,000 in jewelry was reported stolen during business hours from a business on the 13100 block of Central Avenue in Boulder Creek.
10:35 a.m.: Deputies took a report after a man allegedly displayed a handgun to a clerk at a pharmacy on the 6200 block of Graham Hill Road while trying to obtain prescription medications. He was not given any medications and made a purchase at the front register before leaving.
11:30 p.m.: Electronic items were reported stolen in the burglary of three vehicles on the 8100 block of Fremont Avenue in Ben Lomond.
12:25 a.m.: A man admitted to breaking a window at a home on the 400 block of El Rancho Drive south of Scotts Valley. He was arrested. The damage was estimated at $400.
2:30 p.m.: A woman reported that her purse had been stolen from inside an unlocked vehicle parked on the 12700 block of Highway 9 in Boulder Creek. At least one charge was made using the woman’s debit card before she could cancel it.
Scotts Valley Police Department
1:06 a.m.: A 32-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of public drunkenness on the 900 block of Disc Drive, where neighbors reported that he had been setting off fireworks and howling.
10:25 p.m.: A 52-year-old woman was arrested near the Highway 17 on-ramp on Mount Hermon Road on suspicion of drinking and driving. Officers responded to reports that a white sports car was swerving along Mount Hermon Road and the high beams and turn signals were being turned on and off.
5:19 p.m.: A crocheted purse, Compaq laptop and tool bin were reported stolen from inside a camper van on Deerfield Drive.
10:41 p.m.: Staff members at a grocery store on the 200 block of Mount Hermon Road reported seeing a couple steal a frozen turkey and leave in a red 1982 Nissan sports car. Officers later arrested a 38-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman on the 5000 block of Granite Creek Road in connection with the alleged theft.
This column includes items reported in dispatch logs of the listed agencies and records of the California Highway Patrol and area fire departments. Additional information may be based on reports from other agencies and officers. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty, and charges may have been added or dropped as of publication.