Santa Cruz County

Santa Cruz.pngSanta Cruz County
County Seat: Nogales 85621
Created: March 15, 1899
Administration: 2150 N. Congress Drive
Courthouse: 2160 N. Congress Drive

General Information

  •  Area Code 520
  • Administration 375-7800
  • TDD 375-7934
  • Area (total/% private): 1,236 square miles/39% 
  • Population: 46,498 (2019 estimate)
  • Standard email format
  • Board meets 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 9:30 a.m. Last Tuesday of June

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SUPERVISORS
Phone: 375-7812
Santa Cruz County Complex
2150 N. Congress Drive, Nogales 85621

DistrictSupervisor
District 1Email Manuel Ruiz (Vice-Chairman)
District 2Email Rudy Molera
District 3Email Bruce Bracker (Chairman)

COUNTY-WIDE ELECTED OFFICIALS

TitleOfficialPhoneFaxChief Deputy
Assessor Email Pablo Ramos
375-8030N/AChief Deputy: 
AttorneyEmail George Silva375-7780761-7859Chief Civil Deputy: Charlene Laplante
Chief Criminal Deputy: Liliana Ortega
Clerk of the Superior ClerkEmail Juan Pablo Guzman375-7700375-7703

Chief Deputy: Maria Yamin Zeinun-Ostler

RecorderEmail Suzanne Sainz375-7990375-7996Chief Deputy: Vacant
Office Manager: Patty Garcia
School SuperintendentEmail Alfredo Velasquez375-7940N/AChief Deputy: Christopher Young
SheriffEmail Tony Estrada761-7869375-8118Captain: Ruben Fuentes
TreasurerEmail Elizabeth Gutfahr375-7967N/A
Chief Deputy: Maria Acuna

DEPARTMENT HEADS

TitleNamePhone
County ManagerJennifer St. John375-7812
Administrative Services/ FinanceMauricio Chavez375-7820
Animal ControlJose Pena Jr.375-7585
Building DepartmentDaniel Menefee375-7880
Clerk of the Board/ ElectionsTara Hampton375-7808
Community Development/ Planning & ZoningFrank Dillon375-7812
Continuing & Adult EducationSylvia Godinez375-8025
Emergency ManagementRaymond Sayre375-8000
Facilities Management

Hector Lopez

375-7820
Flood Control/ Solid WasteJohn Hays375-7830
GISBill Beaver375-7786
Health/ Environmental ServicesJeff Terrell

375-7900

Human ResourcesSonia JonesN/A
IT DirectorJuan Balderas

375-7785

ProbationPrimitivo Romero375-7600
Public FiduciaryCecilia Mejia375-7892
Public WorksJesus Valdez375-7899
Workforce DevelopmentMaritza Cervantes375-7670


JUSTICE COURTS

PrecinctJustice of the PeaceConstablePhoneFaxAddress
Precinct 1Email Emilo VelasquezEmail Edward Huerta375-7760375-7760 /
375-8041
2160 N. Congress Drive, Suite., 2100
Nogales 85621
Precinct 2N/AEmail Artis Hinker455-5311N/A2160 N. Congress Drive, Suite., 2100
Nogales 85621


SUPERIOR COURT 

DivisionJudgePhone
Division 1 PresidingThomas Fink375-7730
Division 2Anna Montoya375-7730
Court AdministratorDiane Culin375-7740


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