OFFICER BENJAMIN STANDEN
ON DUTY SINCE 2020
Officer Standen was born in Watsonville and moved to Aptos in 2004. He graduated from Aptos High School in 2015. To achieve his goal of becoming a Police Officer, Officer Standen started working at the Santa Cruz County Jail in 2017 to gain experience. He spends his free time with his family, camping or visiting new places.
“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear.”
― Franklin D. Roosevelt.