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Vacaville

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Arson, Homicide Investigators At Scene Of Nursery Fire Near Vacaville

A body has been found in a structure that burned early Wednesday morning in Solano County, according to fire officials.

07/09/2014

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Drako, The Contraband Cell Phone-Sniffing Dog, Reaches Milestone At Vacaville Prison

Drako, a Belgian shepherd trained to sniff narcotics and smuggled cell phones, reached a milestone at his prison recently.

07/08/2014

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Man Suspected In Roommate Stabbing Inside Vacaville Home Arrested In San Francisco

A man suspected of stabbing his roommate at their Vacaville home on Tuesday was arrested Wednesday morning in San Francisco, a Vacaville police lieutenant said.

06/18/2014

The story of a depressed goat being cheered up by his best friend, a donkey has gone viral. (CBS)

Story Of Depressed Goat, His Donkey Friend Goes Viral

The story of a depressed goat and his best friend Jellybean the donkey are taking the internet by storm.

05/27/2014

Vacaville Rollover Crash

2 Teens Killed, 3 Hurt In Vacaville Rollover Crash

Two teens were killed and three others were injured in a solo rollover crash in Vacaville on Saturday afternoon.

04/06/2014

Kyle Amos was arrested in connection with a home invasion robbery and shooting. (Source: Solano County Sheriff)

Fairfield Man Arrested In Vacaville Home Invasion Robbery, Shooting

The Solano County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Fairfield man in connection with a home invasion robbery and shooting in December.

04/01/2014

Downed Tree

1 Killed When Vehicle Crashes Into Fallen Tree On I-80 In Vacaville

All lanes were reopened on Interstate Highway 80 in Vacaville Sunday afternoon after a vehicle crashed into a fallen tree and killed one person, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

03/09/2014

A mountain lion cub. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mountain Lion Warning Issued For Solano County Hills

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.

02/21/2014

Vacaville Police said $571,000 worth of marijuana was found inside a home that was the target of a home invasion robbery on December 18, 2013. (Vacaville Police Department)

$571K In Marijuana Found After Vacaville Home Invasion Robbery

Marijuana with a street value of $571,000 was found in a residence where one person was shot and two beaten during a home invasion robbery Wednesday evening, a Solano County sheriff’s deputy said Thursday afternoon.

12/19/2013

Authorities on the scene after police said masked men entered a home in Vacaville and tied up five people inside on December 18, 2013. (CBS)

Violent Vacaville Home Invasion Robbery Leaves Multiple Victims

Multiple people were injured during a shooting at a home invasion robbery near Vacaville in Solano County on Wednesday evening, according to deputies.

12/19/2013

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