Former Watsonville Elementary Teacher Sentenced For Possessing Child PornA former elementary school teacher from Watsonville has been sentenced in federal court in San Jose to five years of prison for possessing child pornography depicting children below the age of 12.
1 Dead in Watsonville Shooting Friday NightThe victim was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds on W. Beach Street and was later pronounced dead, police said.
NorCal Woman Accused Of Fatally Running Over Husband After ArgumentA 46-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter and driving under the influence after allegedly running over her husband and killing him during an argument in Watsonville
Santa Cruz Co. Man Suspected Of Cockfighting After Malnourished Birds FoundA man was arrested Friday near Watsonville, after deputies discovered nearly two dozen malnourished chickens and roosters.
K-9 Officer And Partner Nab Burglary Suspect In Watsonville WoodsThe suspect was taken to the Santa Cruz County jail, police said. A second suspect was not located.
7 Injured When Vehicles Crash Into Watsonville Piñata StoreSeven people were injured when a three-vehicle collision resulted in two of those vehicles crashing into a Watsonville piñata store.
Brain Surgeon Charged With Child Sex Abuse Gives Up LicenseA Watsonville brain surgeon has agreed to give up his state medical license while he faces charges of sexually abusing children.
Officials: Brain Surgeon In Abuse Case Wanted To Impregnate WomenA brain surgeon charged with sexually abusing children sought to impregnate women to create more victims and had been suspected of molesting youngsters for years, Santa Cruz County prosecutors said Monday.
Missing Watsonville Teen Needs Medical AttentionA 17-year-old boy has been missing since he left his home in Watsonville on Saturday evening
Watsonville Man Carjacked At Gunpoint Outside MarketPolice in Watsonville are searching for two men who carjacked a man at gunpoint for his 1998 blue Nissan Altima Friday morning.
Brain Surgeon Pleads Not Guilty To Sex ChargesA California brain surgeon pleaded not guilty Friday to 10 felony charges accusing him of sexually assaulting two boys and a girl under 14 years old as part of a child sex ring with seven victims.
Watsonville Man With Multiple DUI Convictions Guilty Of Drunk Driving For 13th TimeA Monterey County jury on Tuesday found a repeat-drunken driver guilty of yet another felony DUI offense, according to prosecutors.