Originally Posted by otteray
From what I read: as a resident of the City of Santa Cruz
, not of the unincorporated portion of the County
No, by law the Sheriff is required to review all applications. This particular practice of requiring one to go to their city police chief first or the unwillingness to accept applications from those that reside in incorporated areas is part of the "clean up process" that Wildhawker and Gray have addressed before.