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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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Vacaville Man Shot In Head During Family Argument

Vacaville police said a man who was shot in the head during a heated family argument Wednesday morning survived surgery and was in stable condition Thursday.

11/21/2013

Sandra Coke, Randy Alana

Convicted Killer Charged With Murdering Oakland Woman

A previously convicted killer has been charged with murder in Alameda County Superior Court for the death of an Oakland woman whose body was found in Vacaville in August after she was reported missing five days earlier.

10/18/2013

Randy Alana has been questioned in the disappearance of Sandra Coke. (CBS)

Prime Suspect Arrested In Death Of Oakland Federal Investigator

Oakland police have arrested a prime suspect in the disappearance and death of a federal criminal investigator whose body was found in Vacaville more than two months ago.

10/17/2013

Randy Alana has been questioned in the disappearance of Sandra Coke. (CBS)

Prosecutor: Person Of Interest In Sandra Coke Case Was In Prison Gang

The man described by Oakland police as a person interest in the death of Oakland woman Sandra Coke was recalled by a former prosecutor Tuesday as a good-looking career criminal with charm who belonged to a prison gang.

08/14/2013

Sandra Coke was last seen by family in Oakland on August 4th. (CBS)

Police Identify Body Found In Vacaville As Missing Oakland Woman

Police spokeswoman Johnna Watson said at a brief news conference at police headquarters Tuesday afternoon that the department is unable to more details about the case at this point.

08/13/2013

Vacaville firefighters battle a 4-alarm blaze in a residential area. (CBS)

Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Blaze In Vacaville

A four-alarm fire destroyed a shop, a garage and a granny unit on a residential property just east of Vacaville Monday morning, a deputy fire chief said.

08/12/2013

Police at the scene of a fatal officer-involved shooting at Ulatis and Chrstine Drives in Vacaville, July 19, 2013. (CBS)

Vacaville Police Kill Suspect Who Fled Traffic Stop, Charged At Officers

Police officers shot and killed a suspect who allegedly tried to run over officers during a traffic stop in Vacaville, according to authorities.

07/19/2013

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