Suspect Wounded In Aptos After Opening Fire On Santa Cruz County Sheriff's DeputiesA suspect who opened fire on Santa Cruz County Sheriff's deputies late Tuesday night was wounded by return fire and expected to recover from his injuries, authorities said.
Landslide Topples PG&E Truck Down Rain-Soaked Aptos HillsideA rain-soaked hillside gave way early Friday in Aptos, washing out a road and sending a PG&E truck tumbling about 150 feet down the slope amid rocks, dirt and debris.
Wind-Whipped Fires Burn In Santa Cruz County; Evacuations Ordered In Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley, Boulder CreekA series of wind-whipped fires were burning Tuesday in Santa Cruz County, prompting mandatory evacuations, Cal Fire reported.
'Party's Over' – Man Arrested In DUI Collisions, Rollover Caught On Video Near Santa CruzA Santa Cruz County man has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence following multiple collisions and a rollover crash that was captured on video Sunday afternoon.
Dog Sends Car Rolling Down Aptos Street Into Retaining WallA dog who was left in a car in an Aptos neighborhood accidentally put the vehicle in neutral Friday morning, sending it rolling down the street and into a wall.
Wife Arrested After Husband Stabbed To Death In AptosA woman was arrested on suspicion of killing her husband in Aptos on Saturday afternoon.
Aptos Babysitter Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison On Child Porn ChargesA 21-year-old Aptos man who took lewd photos of the children in his care and distributed them on the internet has been sentenced to 30 years in prison, federal prosecutors announced late Wednesday.
Aptos Burglary Suspect Shot Multiple Times By ResidentA man suspected of breaking into a home was hospitalized early Thursday morning after being shot multiple times by an Aptos resident, Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputies reported.
At Least One Person Dead In Aptos ShootingOne person is dead and several others are hurt in a shooting in Aptos, according to authorities.
San Jose Man Pleads Guilty To Fatally Shooting Great White SharkA San Jose man has been fined $5,000 and placed on two years probation after he pleaded guilty to fatally shooting a Great White shark in the waters off Aptos.
Staff, Bystanders Help Apprehend Suspect In Cabrillo College StabbingThe Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department is investigating a stabbing on the Cabrillo College campus late Wednesday morning by a man with a history of violence directed at school staff, according to authorities.
17-Hour Standoff Ends After Shooting At Aptos Home; 1 HurtThe suspect in a shooting Wednesday night stemming from an apparent dispute in Aptos was in custody Thursday after a standoff of more than 17 hours with Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputies
3,000 Lbs of Marijuana Seized, Drug Lab Dismantled in AptosAuthorities seized a large amount of marijuana, several firearms and dismantled a potentially hazardous drug lab located in a woodsy residential area of Aptos on Thursday.
Three More Teens Arrested In Brutal Aptos Hammer AttackThree more teenage suspects have been arrested in connection with a vicious masked hammer attack on three teen victims at a home in Aptos late last May, according to authorities.
Shark Warning In Effect After Sighting At Aptos BeachAny Bay Area residents heading to Santa Cruz to beat the heat this weekend should stay on the lookout for sharks.