San Jose police have identified the officer who shot an armed suspect to death Monday, but withheld the dead man’s name to investigate a possible connection to an earlier shooting.
Police were engaged in an armed standoff Tuesday evening with a shooting suspect in a Vallejo neighborhood.
The Santa Cruz County District Attorney’s Office Tuesday filed 29 charges against an armed jail inmate who allegedly attacked a sheriff’s deputy last week at a hospital in Santa Cruz and prompted a five-hour manhunt.
A Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputy allegedly beaten and attacked with a Taser by an inmate who escaped from her custody is out of the hospital.
A Santa Cruz County jail inmate who escaped custody by using a stun gun on a sheriff’s deputy, taking her handgun and then shooting at a woman, was recaptured late Monday afternoon following a standoff, authorities said.