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.
Wildlife Agents Investigate Aptos Great White Shark DeathWildlife agents are investigating the death of a 9-foot-long great white shark after its mutilated body washed up on an Aptos beach last weekend.
Dead Great White Shark Discovered On Aptos BeachCrowds gathered at Aptos' Beer Can Beach over the weekend, lured there by the carcass of a 8-foot White Shark that had washed up on the shore.
Juvenile Arrested In Brutal Aptos Home Invasion Hammer AttackSanta Cruz County sheriff's deputies arrested a 15-year-old Watsonville teen Friday in connection with a brutal hammer assault inside an Aptos home early Memorial Day morning.
Masked Suspects Attack Teens With Hammer In Aptos Home InvasionSeveral masked suspects who entered a garage in Aptos early Monday morning and attacked three teenage boys with a hammer are still at large, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office.
Storm-Related Road Closures Leave Aptos School ShutteredHundreds of elementary students in Aptos won't return to their classrooms until next year in the wake of storm damage to two roads leading to their school.
Days Of Rain Keep Santa Cruz Area Residents On EdgeCommunities in the Santa Cruz Mountains and along the coast are grappling with the effects of another powerful storm that barreled through the area.
Huge Waves Break Apart Historic 'Cement Boat' At Seacliff State BeachThe S.S. Palo Alto was docked at a pier at Seacliff State Beach, south of Santa Cruz.
Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Deputies Seek Teenage Girl Missing Friday From Aptos AreaThe girl is considered at risk because of her age but the case doesn't appear to be suspicious, according to sheriff's officials.
Dog Dies In House Fire Sparked By Butane Hash Oil Lab In Aptos; Man ArrestedA 43-year-old man is accused of operating a butane hash oil lab in an Aptos house that sparked a fire and killed a dog Friday afternoon, a Santa Cruz County sheriff’s spokesman said.
Aptos Bar Owner Arrested For Allegedly Running Back Room Marijuana DispensaryA bar owner was arrested last week for allegedly running a marijuana dispensary at his Aptos business, a Santa Cruz County sheriff’s spokesman said.
Several Great White Sharks Surround Kayaker Near Santa CruzSeveral great white sharks surrounded a marine biologist sitting in a kayak off the coast of Santa Cruz, and he has the photos to prove it.
Gaggle Of Great White Shark Pups Staying Put In Aptos; Beachgoers Unfazed (VIDEO)Over a dozen great white sharks continue lurking near the shoreline at a Santa Cruz County beach.
15 Great White Sharks Spotted Near Santa Cruz; Lifeguard Competition CancelledA competition for junior lifeguards had to be called off after more than a dozen great white sharks near the cement ship in the Aptos area south of Santa Cruz.
Aptos Man Killed In Santa Cruz-Area CrashA 44-year-old Aptos man was killed in a two-car collision near Santa Cruz on Saturday afternoon that left a woman with life-threatening injuries, according to the California Highway Patrol.