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Suspects Go On Wild Ride After Test Drive Turns Into Carjacking In Vacaville

Vacaville police arrested two Pleasanton residents after they stole a car during a test-drive Friday evening.

08/01/2015

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Grass Fire Blocks Lane Of I-80 In Solano County

A grass fire has blocked the right lane of eastbound Interstate Highway 80 at the interchange of northbound Interstate Highway 505 Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/22/2015

California State Prison, Solano in Vacaville (CDCR)

Grisly Vacaville Prison Murder: Inmate Found Nearly Cut In Two, Organs Missing

Nearly 15 hours after a riot at a Northern California prison, guards found a missing inmate sawed nearly in two, with his abdominal organs and most chest organs removed, his body folded and stuffed into a garbage can in a shower stall a few doors from his cell.

07/10/2015

Aerial view of the Sky Fire in Solano County. (CBS SF)

Sky Fire Near Vacaville 60% Contained; Voluntary Evacuations In Effect

There have been no reports of any injuries Tuesday morning from a vegetation fire that has burned 150 acres since it began Monday morning in a remote area near Vacaville, according to Cal Fire.

07/07/2015

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6-Alarm Brush Fire Near Vacaville Possibly Threatening Homes

A car fire ignited a fast-spreading vegetation fire Monday morning that could be threatening several homes near Vacaville.

07/06/2015

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Fast-Moving Vacaville Wildfire That Threatened Homes Fully Contained

Several homes were threatened, but no structures were burned.

07/05/2015

(CBS)

Man Fatally Strikes Granddaughter While Backing Up Truck In Vacaville

A man struck and killed his 6-year-old granddaughter while backing up his truck in unincorporated Vacaville Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

06/10/2015

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Vacaville Man Cited For Flying Drone Near White House

The U.S. Park Police have cited the operator of a small drone outside the White House with violating a federal law that prohibits flying unmanned aerial vehicles over Washington.

05/15/2015

California State Prison, Solano in Vacaville (CDCR)

Missing Vacaville Inmate Found Dead Following Prison Yard Riot

Officials initially feared Nicholas Rodriguez had escaped from the prison, but his body was found in his cell house..

05/05/2015

(CBS)

Man Arrested After Police Say He Used Counterfeit Bills To Pay For Vacaville Hotel Room

Police arrested a man after he allegedly used counterfeit bills to pay for a hotel room in Vacaville Friday night, a police sergeant said.

04/05/2015

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