11-Year-Old Boy Finds Grenade Along Benicia WaterfrontPolice said a bomb squad safely disposed of a possible live grenade found by a child Sunday evening near the Benicia Capitol building.
Poem By Benicia Police Angers Community MembersThe Benicia Police Department is apologizing for a Christmas poem that was posted on its Facebook page about a petty crime suspect.
Man Sought After Using Stolen Credit Card In Martinez, Pleasant HillAuthorities are searching for a man who recently used a credit card stolen from a vehicle in Benicia to make $2,000 in purchases in Martinez and Pleasant Hill, according to Benicia police.
Injured Paraglider Rescued Near Lake Herman in BeniciaThe paraglider's injuries were described as moderate and were not considered life-threatening.
Coast Guard Rescues Man, Dog After Kayak Capsizes Near BeniciaU.S. Coast Guard officials rescued a man and his dog from the water after their kayak capsized Tuesday evening near Benicia.
Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Wood Pile Fire Near BeniciaA 2-alarm wildfire erupted near Highway 680 early Monday, igniting a nearby pile of wood pulp, bark and mulch at a composting facility, sending a massive plume of smoke into the sky near Benicia.
Valero's Benicia Refinery Spewed Alarming Amount Of Chemicals During Power OutageAn alarming amount of chemicals spewed into the air from Benicia's Valero refinery during two weeks of flaring that followed a power outage in May 2017.
Evacuation Order Lifted After Benicia Refinery Power OutageBenicia officials have lifted the evacuation and citywide shelter-in-place orders that were issued Friday morning as a result of a power outage and massive flaring at the Valero Refinery.
Benicia Considers Legalizing Mini Pet PigsTo pig, or not to pig, that is the question people are pondering in Benicia.
Driver Killed In Solo Vehicle Crash On I-780 In BeniciaA 55-year-old woman died when her red Nissan Versa crashed on eastbound Interstate Highway 780 in Benicia Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Bay Area Refinery To Pay $340,000 To Settle Air Quality LawsuitValero agreed to pay the $340,000 to settle 28 alleged violations, most of which occurred in 2014.
Benicia High School Teacher Arrested On Sex ChargesA Benicia high school teacher has turned herself into police in connection with having an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old student.