Santa Cruz County Criminal History (California)

Santa Cruz County Courts resolve legal disputes, including criminal misdemeanors and felonies in Santa Cruz County, California. Courts operate at the Federal, California State, or local Santa Cruz County level, and they maintain records for all of their criminal cases, which make up an individual's Santa Cruz County criminal history. These Santa Cruz County public criminal records include homicides, sexual assaults, DUIs, drug charges, property crimes, and more. Criminal records also list trials, convictions, and sentences, as well as any plea bargains or settlements. Santa Cruz County criminal history records include the defendant's name, personal information, the criminal charges brought against the individual, and any criminal case files created by California law enforcement. A criminal history search shows an individual's criminal record, making it an important part of performing a thorough Santa Cruz County background check. Santa Cruz County Courts may provide online access to their criminal history records.

Santa Cruz Superior Court Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street 95060 831-420-2200

Watsonville Superior Court Watsonville CA 200 Walker Street 95076 831-786-7200


Santa Cruz County Police Departments provide local law enforcement services, including stopping crimes, arresting suspects, and conducting investigations in Santa Cruz County, California. As part of this job, Police Departments maintain a number of criminal history records, including Santa Cruz County arrest records, warrants, and reports on jail bookings. These records make up an individual's Santa Cruz County criminal record, including the criminal charges made during an arrest and any resulting legal cases from a police arrest. This can include felonies and misdemeanors such as fraud, probation violations, drug possession, manslaughter, and traffic crimes. Police Department records can include investigation materials and criminal case files, and searching criminal history records is an important step in performing a Santa Cruz County background check. Police Departments make many of their criminal history records available online.

California Highway Patrol - Santa Cruz Area 720 Aptos CA 10395 Soquel Drive 95003 831-662-0511

California Parks And Recreation Law Enforcement - Santa Cruz District Felton CA 303 North Big Trees Park Road 95018 831-335-6318

Capitola Police Department Capitola CA 422 Capitola Avenue 95010 831-475-4242

Capitola Police Department - Community Outreach Capitola CA 1855 41st Avenue 95010 831-462-6138

Santa Cruz Police Department Santa Cruz CA 155 Center Street 95060 831-420-5800

Scotts Valley Police Department Scotts Valley CA 1 Civic Center Drive 95066 831-440-5670

University Of California - Santa Cruz Police Department Santa Cruz CA 1156 High Street 95064 831-459-2231

Watsonville Police Department Watsonville CA 215 Union Street 95076 831-728-6001

Santa Cruz County Probation Departments oversee court-ordered probations which have been imposed instead of incarceration in Santa Cruz County, California. Probation Departments maintain detailed records on individuals who are on probation, which is part of the individual's criminal history. These Santa Cruz County public records include personal information on the individual and the criminal charges that led to probation. It can also include the terms of the probation, such as any requirements to seek treatment, attend counseling, or pay restitution to victims, as well as any travel restrictions or bans on contacting certain people that may be included in the probation order. Santa Cruz County probation records also list the length of the probation sentence, and they are an important part of a background check. Probation Departments may provide online searches for criminal history records.

Santa Cruz County Probation Department Santa Cruz CA PO Box 1812 95061 831-454-3800


Santa Cruz County Sheriff Departments operates at the county or local level, keeping public order by investigating crimes, arresting suspected criminals, and stopping crimes in progress in Santa Cruz County, California. Sheriff Departments maintain records on all of their actions, including arrest reports, warrants, and jail bookings. These Santa Cruz County criminal records make up an individual's criminal history, and they contain personal information, all criminal charges in a person's record, and any legal cases after an arrest. Criminal history records include felonies and misdemeanors such as Santa Cruz County DUIs, drug charges, homicide, domestic violence, and probation violations. Sheriff Department records also include criminal case files and investigation records, which makes searching criminal history records an important step in conducting a background check in Santa Cruz County. These records may be available online from the Sheriff Department.

Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street 95060 831-471-1121

Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Department Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street, 340 95060 831-454-2414


Santa Cruz County Department of Justice Offices operate at the federal or state level, and they enforce the law by prosecuting criminal cases in Santa Cruz County, California. Departments of Justice are led by the Attorney General, and they maintain Santa Cruz County criminal history records, including narcotic charges, child exploitation, organized crime, and capital cases. These criminal records provide information about the accused individual and any trials resulting from the Department of Justice investigation, and these records can include trial testimony, witness reports and testimony, and the Santa Cruz County Court's ruling, such as convictions or acquittals, sentences, incarcerations, or plea bargains. These criminal history records are an important part of a background check, and they may be available on the Department of Justice website.

Watsonville California Department of Justice Watsonville CA 440 Airport Boulevard 95076 831-761-7620