Drako, a Belgian shepherd trained to sniff narcotics and smuggled cell phones, reached a milestone at his prison recently.
A vegetation fire that started on Friday night in parts of Solano County was burning through 1,000 acres and 10 percent contained as of Saturday morning.
A four-alarm fire that damaged eight homes in Collinsville near Birds Landing in Solano County is estimated to have caused millions of dollars in damage.
Several homes in the Collinsville area of Solano County were destroyed in a fast-moving fire Friday afternoon.
Two men were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of multiple armed robberies at four separate 7-Eleven stores in Solano County that happened earlier this week.
A mountain lion was spotted in its native habitat along the hillsides surrounding Vacaville, but because of the popularity of trails in the area and public concern, the city is issuing a warning to be cautious.
More flu deaths were reported throughout the Bay Area Tuesday, with 18 residents fatally contracting the virus so far this winter season, according to health officials.
The Bay Area has traditionally been a tough place to legally carry a concealed loaded gun. But that may be changing.
Three wind-fueled fires burning Friday sent thick clouds of smoke across most of the Bay Area. The largest fire was burning near Suisun City, with another burning in Bencia and a third near Rohnert Park.
State health officials are investigating a possible security breach involving 2,000 California birth records.