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Solano County Jail


Fairfield Jail Inmate Uses Fire Extinguisher In Failed Escape Attempt

An inmate tried to escape from the Solano County jail Monday morning, a county sheriff’s deputy said.


Lloyd Harris

Vallejo Man Wanted On Federal Warrant Arrested After Dangerous Chase

A fugitive wanted for federal drug offenses was arrested in Vallejo early Saturday morning after leading police on a dangerous chase in which he drove the wrong way on interstate Highway 80.



Inmate Population Surges At Solano County Jail

The inmate population at the Solano County jail has jumped by almost 250 since 2011 due to non-violent convicts being transferred under new state regulations.


Police Chase

Police Chase Fairfield Carjacking Suspect Through 3 Counties

A parolee was arrested on suspicion of carjacking a vehicle in Fairfield after a police pursuit through three counties Monday morning.


Similar maroon Toyota Sequoia that police believe was driven by the suspect in a Vacaville hit-and-run.

Vacaville Hit-And-Run Suspect Turns Himself In

A man was arrested in Vacaville Wednesday on suspicion of committing a felony hit-and-run earlier this week after he called police to turn himself in.