A quick Google indicates that the city of Santa Cruz uses the "LEXIPOL
" policy for CCW.
Various claims are made (including a 2004 E-mail from an SCPD Sergeant
) that SCPD has 'never' issued a CCW. This may or may not be true. It is known that they did not issue a single CCW in 2005
The linked documents below may resemble the Santa Cruz PD policy, no promises:
(large PDF, pages 26-31)
In any case, experts on the CCW application process have strongly suggested that one has all their ducks in a row before starting the process.