Captain Eric Taylor with the SBC Sheriff's Office writes about what inspired him to work in law enforcement, and how the job has become increasingly politicized.
In this third installment, Captain Eric Taylor with the SBC Sheriff's Office writes about what he sees as top concerns related to Hispanic criminal street gangs.
In this second installment, Captain Eric Taylor with the SBC Sheriff's Office writes about how and why Hispanic criminal street gangs have proliferated in the region.
Law enforcement said 18-year-old male confessed to breaking into cars and using a stolen credit card during an interview while in custody at Santa Cruz County Jail on unrelated charges.
Though several offices are closed, phone and email contact are still available.
Taylor writes that his column is an effort to bring clarity to the role of law enforcement in our communities of Hollister, San Juan Bautista and San Benito County.
San Benito County Sheriff's Office states that deputies located two firearms, ammunition, narcotics and suspected explosive devices during search of Nash Road residence.
The firearm, a Ruger 9mm pistol, was recovered as well as the vehicle that still had the shell casing from the fired bullet inside.
Groundbreaking ceremony at San Benito County Jail for a minimum-security extension set in motion construction of $20 million facility that should be completed in 18 months.
Police, sheriff and probation staffs do fundraising relay run from Bolado Park to police headquarters
Anita Manzo-DeFlores was last seen Thursday in Riverview Estates neighborhood
Army veteran, 26, hired and then sent to academy to become sheriff's deputy