Vallejo Police Department
A naked man was shot and killed by police in Vallejo early Sunday and another naked man arrested after a bizarre, drug-fueled disturbance that also included a house fire and the decapitation of three birds, according to police.
Vallejo Mayor Osby Davis said Wednesday afternoon he will ask the City Council to call for an independent review by the state Attorney General’s Office of an officer-involved fatal shooting earlier this month.
The Vallejo Police Department held a news conference Wednesday to respond to community concerns about a series of officer involved shootings this year, including a deadly confrontation Sunday where police unleashed 31 rounds on a man carrying a pellet gun.
A man killed in an officer-involved shooting in Vallejo early Sunday morning has been identified as a 23-year-old Vallejo resident who allegedly brandished a replica handgun in a confrontation with police.
Vallejo police say officers fatally shot a 23-year-old parolee who apparently turned at them with a weapon that turned out to be a pellet gun.
Two Vallejo teens were arrested Saturday afternoon after police were called to a home the pair was allegedly in the process of burglarizing.
A mother was shot in front of her three young children in Vallejo Saturday afternoon.
The Vallejo man who was fatally shot by Vallejo police early Monday morning was a valued, 10-year employee, an executive at a Napa winery said Tuesday.
Police in Vallejo shot and killed a suspect they said pointed a pellet gun at officers late Thursday night.
A Vallejo family demands answers after a police officer shot and killed one of their dogs when he came to their house Wednesday to investigate an identity theft.